Orioles make Rule 5 roster moves

Today, the Orioles made the following roster moves:

  • Selected RHP Brandon Bailey from the Houston Astros organization with the second pick in the Rule 5 Draft.
  • Selected RHP Michael Rucker from the Chicago Cubs organization in the second round of the Rule 5 Draft.
  • Selected OF Cristopher C├ęspedes from the Cleveland Indians organization with the second pick in the Triple-A phase of the Rule 5 Draft.
  • Selected INF Wilbis Santiago from the Cleveland Indians organization in the second round of the Triple-A phase of the Rule 5 Draft.

The Orioles currently have 40 players on the 40-man roster.