Jair Jurrjens, who the Orioles signed to a minor league contract amid much fanfare last February, has severed ties with the team.
It came as a surprise to many when Jair Jurrjens was designated for assignment by the Orioles.
The Orioles may be in the market for a relief pitcher at the end of this month. First, they want to take a look at Jairo Asencio. Asencio’s contract was purchased from Triple-A Norfolk on Friday.
It’s not easy to make it to the Orioles this season. Jon Rauch didn’t.