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Orioles select the contract of of Julio Borbón from Double-A Bowie

Option RHP Mike Wright to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contract of OF Julio Borbón from Double-A Bowie and optioned RHP Mike Wright to Triple-A Norfolk.

Borbón, 30, hit .275/.336/.362 (111-for-403) with nine doubles, four triples, six home runs, and 25 RBI in 106 games with the Baysox this season. He leads the Double-A Bowie in runs scored (59) and stolen bases (28). In five games with the Orioles this season, Borbón has batted .222/.222/.222 (2-for-9) with a run scored. He has hit .272/.317/.346 (217-for-798) with 19 doubles, eight triples, eight home runs, and 76 RBI over 293 career Major League games.

The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contract of OF Julio Borbón from Double-A Bowie and optioned RHP Mike Wright to Triple-A Norfolk.

Borbón, 30, hit .275/.336/.362 (111-for-403) with nine doubles, four triples, six home runs, and 25 RBI in 106 games with the Baysox this season. He leads the Double-A Bowie in runs scored (59) and stolen bases (28). In five games with the Orioles this season, Borbón has batted .222/.222/.222 (2-for-9) with a run scored. He has hit .272/.317/.346 (217-for-798) with 19 doubles, eight triples, eight home runs, and 76 RBI over 293 career Major League games.

Wright, 26, went 3-4 with a 5.89 ERA (48 ER/73.1 IP) over 16 games (12 starts) with the Orioles this season.

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