Baltimore Orioles


MIAMI -- Orioles left-handed pitcher Brian Matusz was ejected in the 12th inning of Saturday night’s game with the Miami Marlins, apparently for using a foreign substance on his arm.


MIAMI -- Bud Norris had a forgettable Friday night in Norfolk. In his first rehab start, he allowed nine runs on 12 hits in 2 2/3 innings against Rochester.


MIAMI – It’s been a long journey for Oliver Drake. Seven years after he left the Naval Academy, Drake is in the major leagues.


MIAMI – In need of another bullpen arm, the Orioles recalled Oliver Drake from Triple-A Norfolk on Saturday. Drake, who went to Navy for two years, was drafted in the 43rd round in 2008.


MIAMI – The Orioles have agreed on a contract with Cuban left-handed pitcher Ariel Miranda. The deal, pending a physical was first reported and confirmed by an industry source.