Catcher Craig Tatum optioned to Triple-A Norfolk
The Orioles today announced that CA Matt Wieters has been reinstated from the 15-day disabled list. To make room for Wieters on the roster, CA Craig Tatum has been optioned to Triple-A Norfolk.
Wieters was placed on the disabled list on July 10 with a strained right hamstring. At the time of his injury, Wieters was batting .245 (66-269) with six home runs and 29 RBI in 77 games for the Orioles.
In 32 games for the Orioles, Tatum batted .271 (23-85) with five RBI.