Most teams didn’t know Oliver Drake was draft eligible coming out of Navy, but the Orioles did. Baltimore awarded drake a $100,000 bonus as a 43rd round pick.
The Orioles acquired lefty Mike Belfiore from the Diamondbacks to complete the Josh Bell trade. Belfiore found little difficulty in his first year as a reliever with the Baysox and narrowly beat out Chris Petrini for this award.
Dylan Bundy tossed 6.0 strong innings in the Baysox 4-2 playoff win over Akron.
Sebastian Vader finished his season at Aberdeen strong with 6.0 innings allowing only one earned run and striking out eight.
This is a breakdown of the players being sent to Arizona for the fall league. These highlight the player, their strengths, and my thoughts on what they need to improve upon to take their game to the next level.
Adrian Marin went 2-3 with a RBI and BB tonight in the Shorebird home finale.
Michael Ohlman went 2-4 with a Double and BB in the Shorebirds 6-4 win over Lakewood.
Ryan Flaherty had a perfect rehab day with the Tides, going 4-4 with the game winning home run in the 8th inning.
Bowie pitching coach Kennie Steenstra and Dylan Bundy discuss Dylan’s Bowie debut. (Photo: Ted Williams)