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Garrett Atkins DFA'd for Koji Uehara

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Per Orioles press release:

ORIOLES REINSTATE RHP KOJI UEHARA FROM 15-DAY DISABLED LIST;

RHP KOJI UEHARA has been reinstated from the 15-day disabled list. To make room for Uehara on the roster, INF GARRETT ATKINS has been designated for assignment.

Uehara was placed on the disabled list on May 20 with a right forearm strain. He has a 1.80 ERA (5.0IP, 1ER) in six games for the Orioles this season.>

Atkins batted .214 (30-140) with one home run and nine RBI in 44 games for Baltimore.

Thanks for all the good times, Garrett. Looks like you got your wish.