, the starter in Sunday’s marathon in Boston, has been demoted to Triple-A Norfolk to make room for reliever
The Orioles needed bullpen help after the 17-inning victory against the
"Physically, I'm fine, but mentally …," Hunter said moments after being told he was being demoted.
Hunter is 2-1 with a 5.00 ERA in six starts. He has allowed nine home runs in 36 innings pitched.
"It's upsetting, but you've got to pitch better. You have to pitch better in the big leagues," Hunter said. "I've got to keep the ball down."
Berken is up for the second time this year – he didn’t pitch in his first, two-day stint late last month when he was recalled when
Right-handed reliever Stu Pomeranz was brought in to Baltimore, but has yet to be activated. Catcher