• 3 takeaways from the Orioles' 2022 MLB draft

    27 days ago - By Bésame

    After the Orioles selected Oklahoma high school shortstop Jackson Holliday with the Major League Baseball draft's first overall pick Sunday night, area scout Ken Guthrie donned a better-kept version of the team's home run chain, acknowledging his involvement in a decision the organization felt it hit out of the park.
    As Baltimore made each of its next 21 picks during the three-day draft, the chain made its way from scout to scout, much as the one that spends games in the Orioles' dugout - with links held together by duct tape and zip ties - goes from player to player after home runs. As...
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