BALTIMORE, MD (WJZ)- The wait is over! The Baltimore Orioles announce they have promoted catcher Adleyrutschman to the active roster.
rutschman was selected by the Orioles as the first overall pick of the 2019 MLB draft.
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It has also been announced that he will wear the number 35 when he makes his major league debut on Saturday morning.
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Slipman was eliminated from Friday’s Triple-A game in Norfolk, leading to speculation he would be called up this weekend.
In a corresponding step, the Orioles catcher Anthony Bemboon has been selected.
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