Padres Press Release
San Diego Padres acquire minor league pitcher Devin Jones from Orioles for Brad Brach
The San Diego Padres today announced that the club has acquired minor league right-handed pitcher Devin Jones from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for right-handed pitcher Brad Brach. Brach was designated for assignment by the Padres on November 20. Executive Vice President/General Manager Josh Byrnes made the announcement.
The 23-year-old Jones spent nearly all of the 2013 campaign with Double-A Bowie, going 4-7 with a 5.84 ERA in 24 starts. He also made one start with High-A Frederick. The 6-foot-2 Jones was the Orioles' ninth round selection of the 2011 Draft out of Mississippi State University. The Mississippi native is 15-18 with a 4.47 ERA in 67 games (34 starts) over three seasons.