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A look at the Orioles' GCL and DSL team rosters - Steve Melewski

TORONTO - With a team featuring 10 selections from the just concluded 2017 First-Year Player Draft, the Orioles team in the rookie-level Gulf Coast League began its season this week. The GCL Orioles play their home games at the club's...

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When it comes to draft pick signings, the O's have moved fast - Steve Melewski

When the Orioles announced two more draft pick signings on Thursday afternoon, that brought their total to 29 signed picks out of the 41 they selected in the recent First-Year Player Draft. That is an impressive total to have wrapped...

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O's game blog: Orioles look for four-game split (plus draft news) - Steve Melewski

The Orioles host the Cleveland Indians tonight to complete a four-game series and a seven-game homedstand at Oriole Park. They are 1-2 in this series and 3-3 on the homestand after two of three from St. Louis over the weekend....

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Mancini at first, draft signings, Fister and tonight's game - School of Roch

While the Orioles continue to evaluate shortstop Ruben Tejada, they're also learning more about Trey Mancini as a first baseman. They already know how easily he adapts to the outfield. Mancini is getting regular starts at his natural position while...

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O's Gary Rajsich on the draft and top pick DL Hall - Steve Melewski

When the First-Year Player Draft began on Monday night, Orioles scouting director Gary Rajsich did not expect the first round to end with high school left-handed pitcher DL Hall being selected by the Orioles. He expected Hall to be gone...

Carroll County Times

The Orioles' 28th-round draft pick is the son of a NASCAR legend

In the 28th round of the Major League Baseball draft Wednesday, the Orioles took a Charlotte outfielder named Zach Jarrett. If you think that's the face (read: mustache) of a mid-1990s NASCAR driver, well, you're not far off. Zach is the son of Dale Jarrett, a three-time Daytona 500 winner and NASCAR...

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Hitting coach Scott Coolbaugh, son Tyler, share draft moment as Orioles select him in 36th round

The Orioles concluded this year’s major league draft with 30 picks on the final day, and used one of them to create a special moment in the visiting batting cage below Guaranteed Rate Field. Tyler Coolbaugh, a switch-hitting infielder from Angelo State, was in the batting cage with his father,...

CSN MidAtlantic

MLB Draft 2017: Scouting Orioles first round pick D.L. Hall

Baseball America has testified that Hall has the tools to be the best pitcher to come out of the 2017 draft. It doesnt take much to see why.

Land of 10

Iowa baseball sets school record over 4-year stretch in MLB Draft

After the 2017 MLB Draft concluded, the Iowa Hawkeyes officially set a school record over a four-year stretch with 14 draft picks under head coach Rick Heller, via Iowa Athletics. The Hawkeyes had four players selected in the draft. 2017 Iowa MLB Draft class: Houston Astros, 6th round, No. 181: First baseman Jake Adams Baltimore Orioles, […] The post Iowa baseball sets school record over 4-year stretch in MLB Draft appeared first on Land of 10.

CBS Baltimore

Orioles Make Eight Selections On Day Two First-Year Player Draft

The Orioles made eight selections on Day Two of the 2017 First-Year Player Draft on Tuesday, completing rounds 3-10.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

What they're saying about Orioles top draft picks DL Hall, Adam Hall, and Zac Lowther

The Orioles made three selections on the first day of this year’s MLB draft, with left-hander DL Hall, shortstop Adam Hall and left-hander Zac Lowther representing the top of what the club expects to be a pivotal draft class. Here’s what scouting director Gary Rajsich, as well as several wings...

Plain Dealer

Cuyahoga Heights' Zac Lowther taken No. 74 by Baltimore Orioles in MLB Draft 2017

The Baltimore Orioles selected Lowther, who attended Xavier University, No. 74 in the 2017 MLB Draft.

Baltimore Sun

Orioles open second day of MLB draft by taking another Jacksonville player, pitcher Mike Baumann

The Orioles began the second day of the 2017 major league baseball draft the same way they did last year — with a third-round pick out of the University of Jacksonville. A year after taking outfielder Austin Hays in the third round out of Jacksonville and watching him develop into one of their...

CBS Baltimore

Orioles Select Left-Handed Pitcher D.L. Hall As 21st Pick In MLB Draft

The Orioles have selected pitcher D.L. Hall from Valdosta High School in Valdosta, Georgia as the 21st overall pick in the MLB Draft.

Baltimore Sun

Orioles select Georgia prep left-hander D.L. Hall with 21st overall pick in MLB draft

The Orioles selected Georgia high school left-hander D.L. Hall with the 21st overall pick in the 2017 MLB draft Monday night. A consensus first-round pick by many draft services, Hall is the highest they've selected a high school pitcher since right-hander Hunter Harvey in 2013. "Hall is a polished,...

Land of 10

Iowa’s Mason McCoy taken in sixth round by Baltimore Orioles

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The Baltimore Orioles selected Iowa senior shortstop Mason McCoy in the sixth round of the 2017 MLB Draft on Tuesday afternoon. The 6-foot, 182-pound McCoy, who hails from Washington, Ill., joins first baseman Jake Adams as the highest-drafted non-pitcher among Hawkeyes since Danan Hughes was drafted in the third round 25 years ago. Adams […] The post Iowa’s Mason McCoy taken in sixth round by Baltimore Orioles appeared first on Land of 10.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Pitching or position depth? O's draft a HS pitcher with first pick, but need all of the above

The Orioles took another promising high school pitcher with their first selection in the 2017 draft, which probably seems logical with the way the major league pitching staff has been taking some major lumps over the past couple of weeks. It's a bit of a surprise considering that they figured to...

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles select Georgia prep left-hander DL Hall with 21st overall pick in MLB draft

Also add Canadian prep shortstop Adam Hall; Xavier left-hander Zac Lowther on draft's first day Monday

Carroll County Times

Orioles select Georgia prep left-hander DL Hall in first round of MLB draft

They also add Canadian prep shortstop Adam Hall, Xavier left-hander Zac Lowther on draft's first day.

Land of 10

2017 MLB Draft: Iowa’s Jake Adams, Mason McCoy drafted in the 6th round

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Iowa slugger Jake Adams was selected by the Houston Astros in the 6th round of the 2017 Major League Baseball draft on Tuesday. He went No. 181 overall. Hawkeyes SS Mason McCoy went a little later to the Baltimore Orioles at No. 188 in the 6th round. Adams, a 6-foot-2, 250-pound […] The post 2017 MLB Draft: Iowa’s Jake Adams, Mason McCoy drafted in the 6th round appeared first on Land of 10.

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O's take a college pitcher in the third round - Steve Melewski

The First-Year Player Draft has resumed this afternoon. In the third round, with the No. 98 overall selection, the Orioles selected right-handed pitcher Mike Baumann from Jacksonville University. This season, the 21-year-old Baumann made 14 starts, going 5-3 with a...

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O's take high school left-hander in first round (Davis leaves game) - Steve Melewski

CHICAGO - The Orioles selected a high school left-hander with their first-round pick in the First-Year Player Draft tonight. They selected D.L. Hall out of Valdosta (Ga.) High School. He is ranked by MLB.com as the No. 14 overall talent...

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

On draft day, Orioles may keep competitive balance pick for first time since 2013

The Orioles are mere hours away from doing something they haven’t done in the last four years — use their competitive balance draft pick (No. 74 overall) for a player instead of in a trade. In 2012, MLB instituted two additional sets of draft picks on the first day of the MLB draft, one for teams...

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Tonight's draft and game - School of Roch

NEW YORK - Maybe the start of the First-Year Player Draft tonight will serve as a nice distraction. Jiggling keys hasn't worked. The Orioles hold the 21st, 60th and 74th picks, which will be announced tonight. I won't pretend to...

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Previewing the draft as the major league team looks to regroup - Steve Melewski

Major League Baseball's First-Year Player Draft begins tonight and runs through 40 rounds of selections on Wednesday. It is a chance for all teams to add a host of new talent to their organizations. The Orioles have 11 picks in...

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Yard Work: Episode 9 - Orioles Buzz

Hey, O's fans. Welcome to this week's edition of Yard Work. On this episode ... Happy Draft Day! Tonight is the 2017 First-Year Player Draft, where we'll see the biggest talent in college and high school baseball take the next...

Baltimore Sun

Orioles prepare for first round of draft Monday with emphasis expected to continue to be on college pitchers

The O's have four of the first 100 picks in the major league draft, including three on the first day.

CSN MidAtlantic

MLB Draft 2017: The Orioles are aiming for college pitchers, unless they aren’t

Most evaluators have been expecting the Orioles to take a college pitcher with their top pick, but three days until the draft, a surprise emerges.