Cubs select righty from Orioles in MLB Rule 5 Draft
|Thursday, December 10, 2020, 12:59 PM- -|
The Chicago Cubs have selected righty Gray Fenter from the Baltimore Orioles in the MLB Rule 5 Draft on Thursday afternoon.
In 2019, Fenter had an 8-2 record (22 games, 17 starts) with a sparkling 1.81 ERA in the South Atlantic League (Class-A).
The 24-year-old had an impressive 123 strikeouts in 94 1/3 innings pitched (11.7 per 9 innings) and held batters to a .185 batting average.
The Orioles selected him in the seventh round of the 2015 MLB draft out of Arkansas.
The Cubs selected Gray Fenter from the Orioles Triple-A roster.— Marquee Sports Network (@WatchMarquee) December 10, 2020
Fenter had a 13 K playoff performance in Single-A Delmarva in 2019.pic.twitter.com/1urYrB9XPl