Jason Parks of Baseball Prospectus weighs in on the Orioles’ young pitchers.
Before he began to generate all the hype, Schoop was busy playing on the backfields of Ed Smith Stadium — going unnoticed by the casual fan. After watching Schoop for three games, I was so impressed I posted a full scouting report on July 1, 2010. Months later he was listed on nearly every O’s top 10 prospects list.
A three sport star in high school (football, baseball & basketball), Parker Bridwell signed for an over-slot bonus of $625,000 as the Orioles’ 9th round selection in the 2010 draft. Now that he’s focusing on one sport the projectable righty has the ability become a serious threat on the mound.
News and notes from around the web including: Why Jake Fox’s breakout isn’t for real, mechanical changes in Matt Wieter’s swing, five prospects to watch at Delmarva and more.
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.
A look at the 2010 GCL O’s top prospects, surprises, stats, disappointments and more.
Manny Machado went 1 for 3 with a walk in a 1-0 Aberdeen loss.