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Brad Brach | Relief Pitcher

Team: Baltimore Orioles
Age / DOB:  (28) / 4/12/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'6' / 210
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Orioles recalled RHP Brad Brach from Triple-A Norfolk.
He'll replace Kevin Gausman on the active roster and will provide some depth for the bullpen. Brach owns a 5.40 ERA and 16/11 K/BB ratio over 18 1/3 innings with the Orioles this season. Jun 21 - 10:29 AM

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Orioles optioned RHP Brad Brach to Triple-A Norfolk.

Josh Stinson will replace him on the active roster. It's not surprising to see Brach go, as he threw 58 pitches over two innings in relief of Ubaldo Jimenez on Sunday.
Jun 9 - 5:51 PM

Orioles recalled RHP Brad Brach from Triple-A Norfolk.

Brach has allowed three runs over 1 2/3 innings while up with the big club this season. He'll work in middle relief.
May 16 - 4:57 PM

Orioles optioned RHP Brad Brach to Triple-A Norfolk.

Brach allowed three runs over 1 2/3 innings while up with the big club. He'll get another shot later this season.
May 6 - 6:27 PM

Orioles recalled RHP Brad Brach from Triple-A Norfolk.

He's replacing Evan Meek in the Orioles' bullpen. Brach posted a 4.85 ERA but struck out a whopping 26 over his first 13 relief innings for Norfolk.
May 2 - 10:58 AM

Orioles optioned RHP Brad Brach to Triple-A Norfolk.

Brach was great this spring, allowing just two runs while posting an 8/1 K/BB ratio over 8 1/3 innings. However, there simply was no room in the O's bullpen. He could be the first reliever summoned when the O's need an arm.
Mar 25 - 7:27 PM

Orioles acquired RHP Brad Brach from the Padres in exchange for RHP Devin Jones.

Brach was designated for assignment by San Diego last week after posting a 3.19 ERA and 31/19 K/BB ratio in 31 innings for the big-league Padres in 2013. He will be in the running for a bullpen job with Baltimore.
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 12:19:00 PM

Padres designated RHP Brad Brach for assignment.

Brach was removed from the 40-man roster after posting a 3.19 ERA and 1.77 WHIP through 31 innings with the big club. The reliever did strike out 31 batters in his 31 innings of work.
Wed, Nov 20, 2013 10:23:00 PM

Padres recalled RHP Brad Brach from Triple-A Tucson.

Brach has a 3.65 ERA in 24 2/3 innings of relief this year with San Diego. He will act as a middle reliever.
Tue, Sep 3, 2013 04:30:00 PM

Padres optioned RHP Brad Brach to Triple-A Tucson.

Brach threw two relief innings Sunday, and the Padres have decided to bring up a fresh arm in Anthony Bass. He'll return next month.
Mon, Aug 26, 2013 07:19:00 PM

Padres recalled RHP Brad Brach from Triple-A Tucson.

Brach has already appeared in 25 games with the Padres this season, compiling a 3.97 ERA, 1.81 WHIP and 24/11 K/BB ratio in 22 2/3 innings. He'll work in a middle relief role for the Padres.
Sat, Aug 24, 2013 06:02:00 PM

Padres optioned RHP Brad Brach to Triple-A Tucson.

Brach pitched each of the last two days and the Padres wanted to bring up a fresh arm. He'll return later this season.
Sun, Jul 14, 2013 01:36:00 PM

Padres recalled RHP Brad Brach from Triple-A Tucson.

Brach has posted a 4.34 ERA and 1.82 WHIP over 21 appearances during his time with the big club this season. He'll work in middle relief.
Mon, Jul 8, 2013 06:46:00 PM

Padres optioned RHP Brad Brach to Triple-A Tucson.

Brach was only given two relief appearances this time around. He's going to be up and down all season.
Wed, Jun 26, 2013 04:40:00 PM

Padres recalled RHP Brad Brach from Triple-A Tucson.

Brach struggled earlier this season with the Padres but is getting another shot with the team in need of fresh bullpen arms. He'll pitch in middle relief.
Sun, Jun 23, 2013 01:54:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Matt Wieters
2Nick Hundley
3Caleb Joseph
1B1Chris Davis
2Steve Pearce
2B1Jonathan Schoop
SS1J.J. Hardy
3B1Manny Machado
2Ryan Flaherty
LF1David Lough
CF1Adam Jones
RF1Nick Markakis
DH1Nelson Cruz
2Delmon Young
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Chris Tillman
2Ubaldo Jimenez
3Wei-Yin Chen
4Bud Norris
5Miguel Gonzalez
6Kevin Gausman
7Johan Santana
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Zach Britton
2Tommy Hunter
3Darren O'Day
4Andrew Miller
5Brian Matusz
6T.J. McFarland
7Brad Brach