Vandenhurk and Hudson Get Called Up

InsideTheO's.com
Posted Sep 1, 2011


The Orioles selected the contracts of RHP Rick Vandenhurk and OF Kyle Hudson.

The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contracts of RHP Rick VandenHurk and OF Kyle Hudson from Triple-A Norfolk.

VandenHurk was 9-13 with a 4.43 ERA (154.1IP, 76ER) in 26 starts for Norfolk this season. In 42 career major league games (33 starts) VandenHurk is 8-10 with a 5.86 ERA (172.0IP, 112ER) with Florida and Baltimore. In 2010 he appeared in seven games for the Orioles going 0-1 with a 4.96 ERA (16.1IP, 9ER).

Hudson played for the Frederick Keys, Bowie Baysox and Norfolk Tides this season and has batted .276 with 77 RBI and 119 stolen bases in four seasons in the minors. He was batting .297 with 11 RBI and 26 stolen bases in 68 games for the Tides in 2011.

VandenHurk will wear uniform #54 and Hudson will wear uniform #51.


Related Stories
Orioles Sign Free Agent LHP Wei-Yin Chen
 -by InsideTheOs.com  Jan 10, 2012
Orioles Sign Free Agent LHP Wei-Yin Chen
 -by InsideTheOs.com  Jan 10, 2012
Recap: Dishing out the Paign
 -by BadgerNation.com  Jan 22, 2012

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION INCLUDES
> Members-only Forums
> Insider Information
> MiLB &
   MLB Draft News
> Expert Chats

Sign Up Today!

Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from InsideTheOs.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Players to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to My HotList.
OF Kyle Hudson (profile)
P Rick VandenHurk (profile)
[View My HotList]
Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Baseball > Illinois > Alumni
Baseball > Mattoon HS > Alumni
[View My HotList]