8/6/2013 2:04 P.M. ET
Orioles reinstate 2B Brian Roberts from the paternity leave list; INF Danny Valencia optioned to Triple-A Norfolk
By / MLB.com
The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated 2B BRIAN ROBERTS from the paternity leave list and have optioned INF DANNY VALENCIA to Triple-A Norfolk.
Roberts, 35, is batting .245/.283/.357 in 30 games for the Orioles this season. His wife Diana had their first child, a son, Jax, on Friday.
Valencia batted .216/.256/.500 (16-for-74) with five homers and 10 RBI in 25 games for the Orioles this season.
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