BALTIMORE - Bud Norris will be getting his pitching time in the minors during the All-Star Break.
The Orioles announced Thursday night that they optioned starting pitcher Bud Norris to Triple-A Norfolk. The team brought up reliever Preston Guilmet to take his place.
Guilmet has already pitched some in The Show this year, striking out 11 in 9.1 innings, but his ERA was well above 5.
Norris hold an ERA of 3.96 to go with his 7-6 record. He started Wednesday and got the loss against the Nationals.