Toronto Blue Jays

Orioles notes: Chance Sisco scratched with illness, then optioned to Norfolk; Caleb Joseph to be called up

Orioles notes: Chance Sisco scratched with illness, then optioned to Norfolk; Caleb Joseph to be called up

Orioles rookie catcher Chance Sisco was optioned to Triple-A Norfolk after Sunday’s 10-4 win over the Miami Marlins, a game in which Sisco was initially in the starting lineup but was scratched because of what manager Buck Showalter said was an illness.

Sisco’s demotion left fellow rookie Austin Wynns as the only catcher on the roster, but veteran Caleb Joseph will be recalled before Tuesday night’s game in Washington from Norfolk, where he is hitting .343 with a pair of home runs in his past 10 games. Joseph will join his brother Corban, an infielder, on the Orioles roster.

Wynns went 1-for-4...

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