November 21, 2002
The Orioles have added outfielder Darnell McDonald and pitcher Daniel Cabrera to their major-league roster, giving them 39 players on the 40-man list. Teams were required to set 40-man rosters by last night in advance of baseball's winter meetings Dec. 12-16 in Nashville, Tenn. Players not on the roster who have been professionals for four seasons (if drafted in college) or five (if drafted out of high school) can be selected in the Rule 5 draft. Orioles' 40-man roster Pitchers Rick Bauer, Steve Bechler, Erik Bedard, Daniel Cabrera, Sean Douglass, Travis Driskill, Eric Dubose, Scott Erickson, Buddy Groom, Pat Hentgen, Jason Johnson, Jorge Julio, Rodrigo Lopez, Mike Paradis, Sidney Ponson, Matt Riley, Willis Roberts, B.J. Ryan, John Stephens.