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Orioles notebook: Oliver Drake earns September call-up; Miguel Gonzalez gets good news

Orioles notebook: Oliver Drake earns September call-up; Miguel Gonzalez gets good news

Oliver Drake obviously knew how well he had been doing at Triple-A, but he wasn't taking a September call-up for granted. So when he received the news from Norfolk manager Ron Johnson on Monday night, it still had special meaning for the Navy product. "I knew I had put myself in position for it," Drake said. "When R.J. gave me the call last night and told me I was coming up, I was excited." Drake, 28, was with the Orioles once before this year, posting a 3.52 ERA in 7 2/3 innings from late May to early June. He walked six and struck out seven in that span, but gained valuable experience. "It definitely helped, seeing I could have success here. Then...

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