Orioles recall LHP Wei-Yin Chen from High-A Frederick; option LHP T.J. McFarland to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled LHP WEI-YIN CHEN from High-A Frederick and optioned LHP T.J. McFARLAND to Triple-A Norfolk. 

Chen, 29, was optioned to High-A Frederick on June 16 and made one start with the Keys on June 20 vs. Wilmington, allowing one hit and striking out two over 3.0 scoreless innings. In 13 starts with the Orioles this season, Chen is 3-4 with a 2.89 ERA (81.0IP, 26ER) and has gone 2-0 with a 1.86 ERA (19.1IP, 4ER) over his last three starts. 

McFarland, 26, has gone 0-1 with a 3.18 ERA (11.1IP, 4ER) in three stints with the Orioles this season.