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8/3/2013 11:18 P.M. ET

Orioles option RHP Steve Johnson to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles announced after tonight's game that they have optioned RHP STEVE JOHNSON to Triple-A Norfolk.

Johnson, 25, is 1-1 with a 7.82 ERA (12.2IP, 11ER) in six games (one start) for the Orioles this season. He was activated from the DL before Friday night's game.

A corresponding roster move will be announced before Sunday's game.

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