Brian Matusz recalled, to be in 'pen

Updated: August 24, 2012, 6:35 PM ET
Associated Press

BALTIMORE -- The Baltimore Orioles have recalled left-hander Brian Matusz from Triple-A Norfolk and assigned him to the bullpen, a radical change for the long-time starter.

Matusz has pitched in 68 major league games, all of them starts. The Orioles had him serve as a reliever in four games recently with Norfolk, and he did well enough to warrant a look at the big league level.

Manager Buck Showalter said, "We'll see if it plays up here."

Matusz will be the only lefty in the ...

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