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9/17/2014: With a division title sewn up, the Orioles are calling up top first-base prospect Christian Walker for the season's final ten games. Walker, his long-promising power finally shining through, slashed .288/.357/.489 in a season split between double and triple-A. More on Walker >
The struggling Rafael Soriano has been lifted from Washington's closer role for now, with old standby Drew Storen taking over. The demotion may be temporary, but something is definitely wrong with Soriano: his first-half 0.97 ERA has ballooned to a second-half 6.98, and he's blown five saves in his last twenty chances.
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