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Orioles notes: Luis Sardiñas outrighted to Norfolk, Hunter Harvey making progress

Orioles notes: Luis Sardiñas outrighted to Norfolk, Hunter Harvey making progress

Two days after making a waiver claim to acquire infielder Luis Sardiñas, the 24-year-old was outrighted to Triple-A Norfolk after the team passed him through outright waivers and he cleared Friday.

It was clear that the Orioles' plan in claiming Sardiñas from the San Diego Padres on Wednesday was to run him through waivers, hope he went unclaimed and to assign him to Norfolk, where he can provide another infielder that can play second, third and shortstop now that infielder Paul Janish is with the big league club.

"I'll tell you, he's got a chance to help," Orioles manager Buck Showalter said....

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