The Royals announced that they’ve claimed infielder/outfielder Jimmy Paredes off waivers from the Orioles. The 25-year-old Paredes was claimed by the Orioles (from the Marlins) just two days ago. Paredes’ departure from Baltimore’s 40-man roster makes room for right-hander Suk-Min Yoon, though the O’s have yet to officially announce his signing.
#Royals  announce that they've claimed OF Jimmy Paredes off waivers from Baltimore. Paredes played in 48 games for Houston last year.
— Kansas City Royals (@Royals) February 17, 2014 
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