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OF LJ Hoes recalled from Triple-A Norfolk; RHP Jairo Asencio designated for assignment

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled OF LJ HOES from Triple-A Norfolk. To make room for Hoes on the roster, RHP JAIRO ASENCIO has been designated for assignment.

Hoes, 23, was batting .304/.406/.403 in 99 games for the Tides. He ranks among International League leaders in on-base percentage (3rd), hits (5th, 111) and runs (T-3rd, 62). The 2012 Orioles Minor League Player of the Year appeared in two games for the Birds last season.

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled OF LJ HOES from Triple-A Norfolk. To make room for Hoes on the roster, RHP JAIRO ASENCIO has been designated for assignment.

Hoes, 23, was batting .304/.406/.403 in 99 games for the Tides. He ranks among International League leaders in on-base percentage (3rd), hits (5th, 111) and runs (T-3rd, 62). The 2012 Orioles Minor League Player of the Year appeared in two games for the Birds last season.

Asencio, 30, appeared in four games for the Orioles, posting a 7.71 ERA (2.1IP, 2ER).

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