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The Orioles acquire Jimmy Paredes from the Royals

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Huh. I didn’t have Jummy Paredes in my big trade deadline preview. Shameful oversight. Anyway:

The Orioles have acquired INF/OF Jimmy Paredes from the Royals in exchange for cash considerations. Paredes has been optioned to AAA Norfolk

— Baltimore Orioles (@Orioles) July 24, 2014

Paredes has spent most of the season in the minors, where he has where he put up a line of .305/.332/.457 in 280 plate appearances. In the bigs, however, he has managed a mere .233/.272/.308 in 406 plate appearances.