Scouting Report: David Richardson – Orioles Seventeenth Round Pick

Age: 19
Born: 1/31/1991
Height: 5′ 11″
Weight: 170
Bats: R
Throws: R
Acquired: Draft
Drafted: 2010, 17th round


Year Team Lg Level Age W L ERA G GS SV IP H R ER HR BB K
2010 GCL O’s GCL RK 19

Scouting Report

Fastball sits in the low 90’s. Complements that with a slurvy breaking ball in the mid-80’s. Throws straight over the top. Attacks hitters on the outside of the plate, doesn’t come inside often.

More info:

Hillsborough Player Profile

D-Rich Still Trying

2010 Orioles Draft Tracker

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One Response

  1. Chee Chee
    Chee Chee June 8, 2010 at 5:45 pm |

    Way to go David! You’re on your way!