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Oliver Drake, who pitches for the minor league Frederick Keys team, has been named June pitcher of the month by the Orioles. According to a press release from the organization,  Drake went 3-1 in four starts with a 1.13 ERA allowing only four earned runs in 32 innings of work.

The release goes on, "Drake, who has had stints this season in both Double-A Bowie and Triple-A Norfolk, is on quite a roll. A winner of five-of-his-last-six starts, Drake has been an innings eater in 2011. Using his 2.12 Ground Out/Fly Out ratio, Drake has averaged seven innings per start (83.2 IP/12 starts). He is currently 7-3 with a 2.24 ERA."