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.
With these four players being removed from the 40-man roster, the team has 32 players on the roster. They also subtracted two yesterday when Bryan Holaday and Wade LeBlanc became free agents upon the conclusion of the World Series. There are still two 60-day injured list players who have to be added back onto the 40-man: Trey Mancini and Richie Martin.