Valencia has hit .306/.339/.600 with 11 home runs in 171 plate appearances at Triple-A this season. He would fill the team's need for a right-handed hitter with Nolan Reimold on the disabled list.
Orioles option Danny Valencia to Triple-A
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com (3/21/2013) The Orioles optioned third baseman Danny Valencia to Triple-A Norfolk Thursday.
Valencia was in the middle of a solid spring, hitting .323/.417/.484 in 36 plate appearances, but the 28-year-old will open the season at Triple-A after hitting .188/.199/.299 in the majors last season.
Danny Valencia shows late-game heroics
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com (3/19/2013) Orioles utility infield candidate Danny Valencia showed some late-game heroics in Tuesday's Grapefruit League game against the Red Sox. Valencia, who had been dealing with tendinitis in his knee last week, made a pinch-hit appearance and crushed a solo home run off Terry Doyle in the ninth inning to give the Orioles an 8-7 victory. He is batting .323 with a home run and four RBI in 31 at-bats this spring.
Danny Valencia with knee tendinitis
by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com (3/16/2013) MASNSports.com reports Saturday that Orioles utility infield candidate Danny Valencia is dealing with a case of tendinitis in his knee. The Orioles gave him an MRI, which ruled out structural damage.
Valencia now an Oriole
by Al Melchior | Data Analyst (11/28/2012) The Orioles acquired third baseman Danny Valencia from the Red Sox on Wednesday. They will receive cash considerations in return. Valencia hit .188 with three home runs and 21 RBI in 44 games with the Twins and Red Sox in 2012.