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3/17/2013 4:50 P.M. ET

Orioles option of L.J. Hoes to Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have optioned OF L.J. HOES to Triple-A Norfolk.

With the assignment, the Orioles now have 48 players at major league spring training, including 14 non-roster invitees.

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