The Orioles continue on the Ripken tradition by signing Cal Ripken Jr.'s son Ryan to a contract.
Kline posted a 5.48 ERA in his 37 career appearances, while Velazquez carries a career . OPS in the majors, including . for the Orioles in 2020.
The cancellation of the minor league season because of the coronavirus pandemic meant a rebuilding organization dependent on the development of its prospects lost a crucial year, but between the work done at the alternate training site in Bowie and more in Florida, the Orioles end 2020 believing “we’ve made the most of this situation,” director of player development Matt Blood said.