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6/6/2013 6:10 P.M. ET

Orioles Option of Xavier Avery To Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles announced after today's game that they have optioned OF Xavier Avery to Triple-A Norfolk.

Avery, 23, did not appear in today's game after being recalled earlier in the day. He began the season with Double-A Bowie, where he batted .300/.391/.406 with 34 runs scored and 12 stolen bases in 39 games. He has also played in 15 games with Triple-A Norfolk, batting .192 (10-52).\

A corresponding roster move will be announced tomorrow.

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