Orioles option Steve Johnson to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles announced after tonight’s game that they have optioned right-hander Steve Johnson to Triple-A Norfolk.

Johnson was recalled from the Tides on Monday and did not appear in a game with the Orioles in his two days with the team. He was 3-5 with a 2.73 ERA (62.2IP, 19ER) in 14 games (nine starts) for the Tides.