The Orioles today announced that they have recalled RHP STEVE JOHNSON from Triple-A Norfolk and placed RHP PEDRO STROP on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 24, with a lower back strain.

Johnson, 25, made one start for the Orioles this season, taking the loss on May 11 at Minnesota (4.0IP, 6ER). He has gone 1-2 with a 5.49 ERA (19.2IP, 12ER) in four starts with Triple-A Norfolk.

Strop, 27, is 0-2 with a 6.11 ERA (17.2IP, 12ER) in 22 appearances for the Orioles this season