Now that the First-Year Player Draft is over, it’s time for scouting directors around baseball to start signing some of the players they selected.
That process has already begun for the Orioles who already are close to an agreement with their fourth-round pick, Auburn outfielder Trent Mummey.
“We do have a pretty good understanding with Mummey, our fourth-round pick. I think he’s ready.”
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