Orioles Option Jake Arrieta To AAA Norfolk

The Orioles announced after today’s game that they have optioned RHP Jake Arrieta to Triple-A Norfolk.

Arrieta is 3-9 with a 6.13 ERA (101.1IP, 69ER) in 18 starts for the Orioles this season. He lasted 3.2 innings in each of his last two starts, allowing a total of 11 earned runs in those 7.1 innings pitched.

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