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Royals Deal Paredes To Orioles

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(Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

(Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have traded infielder/outfielder Jimmy Paredes to the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for cash considerations.

The 25-year-old Paredes was designated for assignment on July 16, when the Royals acquired right-handed pitcher Jason Frasor.

Paredes joined Kansas City on Feb. 17,claimed off waivers from the Orioles.  He played in nine games for the Royals this season, with two hits in 10 at-bats along with two steals and three runs scored. The switch-hitter was batting .305 with five homers and 36 RBI at Triple-A Omaha.

(Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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