Orioles pitcher Julio DePaula has elected free agency. DePaula, whose only work as a major-league game in 2007 with the Twins, posted a 4.97 ERA and 43:13 K:BB ratio in 38 innings with Double-A Bowie.
The Orioles outrighted pitcher Julio DePaula to Triple-A Norfolk Friday, after he cleared waivers. DePaula was designated for assignment earlier in the week.
The Orioles designated pitcher Julio DePaula for assignment Tuesday. DePaula was brought up before Monday's game but did not pitch. His designation clears a roster spot for the activation of Bud Norris.