Shepherd picked up by Orioles
HUNTINGTON — The Baltimore Orioles claimed former Lawrence County High School pitcher Chandler Shepherd off waivers from the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.
Shepherd, 26, had been claimed by the Cubs off waivers from the Boston Red Sox last week.
In Triple-A this season, Shepherd is 0-5 with a 10.01 earned run average. He has allowed 33 earned runs on 53 hits and given up 11 home runs in 29 1/3 innings.