Orioles recall Preston Guilmet to fill bullpen void

May 12, 2014 | WNST Staff


The Orioles announced MONDAY that they have recalled right-handed pitcher Preston Guilmet (pronounced GILL-met) from Triple-A Norfolk.

Guilmet, 26, is 2-1 with a 5.65 ERA (14.1IP, 9ER) and four saves in 12 games for the Tides since being acquired from the Cleveland organization on April 7. In 2013, Guilmet posted a 1.68 ERA (64.1IP, 12ER), 20 saves and 10.1 strikeouts per 9.0 in 49 games with Triple-A Columbus. He was selected in the ninth round of the 2009 First Year Player Draft out of the University of Arizona. Guilmet will wear #63.