The Baltimore Orioles have optioned starting pitcher Mike Wright to Triple-A Norfolk, VA.
The move was made less than 24 hours after the former Whiteville and East Carolina standout gave up 6 runs over 2.2 innings against the Red Sox.
Wright made 10 appearances for the Orioles this season including 9 starters. He had a 2-3 record with an ERA of 5.88 and 36 strikeouts over 49 innings pitched.
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