The Toronto Blue Jays today claimed RHP LIAM HENDRIKS off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles. To make room on the 40-man roster, Toronto designated INF BRENT MOREL for assignment.
HENDRIKS, 25, split last season with the Minnesota Twins and the Rochester Red Wings. He posted a 1-3 record with a 6.85 ERA in 10 appearances (eight starts) for the Twins and a 4-8 record with a 4.67 ERA in 16 starts with Rochester.
Hendriks has split each of the last three years between the Twins and Red Wings. In 30 career major league games, the righty is 2-13 with a 6.06 ERA. In 2012 with Rochester, Hendriks posted a 9-3 record and a 2.20 ERA in 16 starts.