Orioles obtain RHP Brad Brach in trade with Padres

The Orioles have acquired right-handed reliever Brad Brach from the San Diego Padres for a minor league pitcher.

The 27-year-old Brach had a 3.19 ERA in 33 games last season with the Padres, striking out 31 in 31 innings. In three seasons with San Diego, Brach went 3-6 with a 3.70 ERA over 109 appearances.

San Diego gets right-hander Devin Jones in Monday's trade. The 23-year-old Jones was 5-7 with a 5.64 ERA in 25 starts this year with Class A Frederick and Double-A Bowie.

Jones was selected by Baltimore in the ninth round of the 2011 amateur draft out of Mississippi State.






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