Orioles Select LHP T.J. Mcfarland In Rule 5 Draft

The Orioles today announced that they have selected LHP T.J. McFARLAND of the Cleveland Indians organization in the Rule 5 Draft.

McFarland, 23, is 48-31 with a 3.83 ERA (618.2IP, 263ER) in 116 games (107 starts) in five minor league seasons in the Cleveland system. He went 16-8 with a 4.03 ERA (163.0IP, 73ER) in 27 starts between Double-A Akron (8-2, 2.69 ERA in 10 starts) and Triple-A Columbus (8-6, 4.82 ERA in 17 starts) in 2012.

The Orioles now have 39 players on their 40-man roster.

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