Orioles option Mike Wright to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles tonight announced that they have optioned right-hander Mike Wright to Triple-A Norfolk.

Wright, 26, went 3-4 with a 6.12 ERA (44 ER/64.2 IP) over 13 games (12 starts) with the Orioles this season. He started tonight’s game vs. Toronto, suffering the loss after surrendering eight earned runs on six hits over 3.2 innings. In 25 career Major League games (21 starts), Wright went 6-9 with a 6.09 ERA (74 ER/109.1 IP).