Reds protect two players from upcoming Rule 5 Draft

BY Lindsey Foltin • November 20, 2014

The Reds selected the contracts of left-handed pitcher Amir Garrett and outfielder Kyle Waldrop, the team announced Thursday.

Cincinnati's 40-man roster is now at 40 heading into the Winter Meetings and December's Rule 5 Draft.

The deadline for each team to submit their reserve list for the Rule 5 Draft was Thursday.

Garrett, 22, was selected by the Reds in the 22nd round of the June 2011 first-year player draft. The Reds selected 22-year-old Waldrop in the 12th round of the June 2010 MLB Draft.

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