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Connor Narron represented a somewhat risky over-slot pick for BAL Director of Scouting Joe Jordan. He had a verbal commitment to North Carolina but opted to sign with Baltimore on August 4th, 2010. Connor is the son of ex-big leaguer Jerry Narron.
A complete breakdown of the O’s 2010 draft class.
Steve Johnson pitched 7 scoreless innings with 6 strikeouts in a 1-0 Bowie loss.
Zach Britton pitched 6 innings with 9 strikeouts in a 7-6 Tides win.
Mychal Givens went 1 for 4 with a home run and a walk in a 7-6 Aberdeen loss.
Manny Machado went 1 for 3 with a walk in a 1-0 Aberdeen loss.
Brandon Waring went 2 for 3 with 2 runs, a double and a HR in a 6-2 Baysox win.
Chris Tillman pitched 6.2 scoreless innings with 3 strikeouts in a 5-2 Tides win.