Orioles reinstate Urrutia from restricted list, designate Betemit for assignment

September 16, 2013 | WNST Staff


The Orioles announced Monday that they have reinstated outfielder Henry Urrutia from the Restricted List. To make room for him on the 40-man roster, infielder Wilson Betemit has been designated for assignment.

Urrutia, 26, batted .276/.276/.310 in 24 games with the Orioles this season.

Betemit, 31, has appeared in six games for the Orioles in 2013, going hitless in 10 at-bats. He was on the disabled list from March 26 to August 27 with a right knee sprain.