Jair Jurrjens is getting some free-agent love. He had knee surgery in September that will require 8-10 wks recovery. Sleeper.
Jair Jurrjens has been outrighted to Norfolk. He declined the assignment and is a free agent eligible to sign w anyone.
CSN Baltimore "It came as a surprise to many when Jair Jurrjens was designated for assignment by the Orioles. Jurrjens, who the Orioles signed to a minor league contract in February after three weeks of haggling, is just 27 and was a National League All-Star just two years ago. Jurrjens has been hampered by..." July 13
Alex Burnett is being sent down to make room for Jair Jurrjens.
Baltimore Sun "In the Orioles’ attempt to remold right-hander Jair Jurrjens into his past All-Star form, progress comes in small phases. The Orioles have some time — and they’re proving to have patience — especially considering spring training is longer this season. And while Jurrjens’ final line in..." March 06