Orioles declined LHP Tsuyoshi Wada's $5 million option for the 2014 season.
The Orioles are expected to decline Tsuyoshi Wada's $5 million option for 2014.
Tsuyoshi Wada will not be added to the Orioles' roster.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said that the club hasn't decided whether to call up Tsuyoshi Wada in September.
Tsuyoshi Wada allowed just one run over seven innings Monday in a start with Triple-A Norfolk.
Tsuyoshi Wada allowed seven earned runs over five innings Thursday in a start at Triple-A Norfolk.
Tsuyoshi Wada turned in his finest performance for Triple-A Norfolk on Friday, surrendering just one run on four hits over 6 2/3 innings.
Orioles activated LHP Tsuyoshi Wada from the 60-day disabled list; optioned him to Triple-A Norfolk.
Tsuyoshi Wada (elbow) has agreed to accept an assignment to Triple-A Norfolk once the window expires on his minor league rehab assignment.
Tsuyoshi Wada (elbow) allowed eight runs -- seven earned -- on six hits and two walks over just 1 1/3 innings in a rehab start for Triple-A Norfolk Tuesday.
Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports that Tsuyoshi Wada (elbow) is expected to accept a minor league assignment.
Tsuyoshi Wada (elbow) will make his next rehab start Thursday with Triple-A Norfolk.
The Orioles are considering giving Tsuyoshi Wada (elbow) extra rest in between starts after the lefty has put up a 6.11 ERA in his first four outings at Triple-A Norfolk.
Tsuyoshi Wada (elbow) surrendered six runs (four earned) in 4 2/3 innings Friday in his fourth rehab start with Triple-A Norfolk.