Baltimore Orioles’ Top 15 Prospects: #8 Hunter Harvey

Over at Baby Birdland, we are updating out Top 15 prospects list after watching these prospects through the first half of the season. All we do at Baby Birdland is watch Orioles’ minor league baseball, so you can trust our rankings and our analysis. Coming in at #8 is Hunter Harvey. Can he overcome year after year of injuries and setbacks? We think so! Read … Continue reading Baltimore Orioles’ Top 15 Prospects: #8 Hunter Harvey

RHP Brenan Hanifee makes debut on Baby Birdland’s Baltimore Orioles’ Top 15 Prospects List.

The reveal is underway over at Baby Birdland! We have updated our Top 15 Prospects list, highlighting each of the top 15 prospects within the Baltimore Orioles’ organization. Our writers watch Orioles baseball day in and day out, including tons of minor league games! We at Baby Birdland know these prospects better than any “expert” list you will find elsewhere…I promise! With that being said…coming in … Continue reading RHP Brenan Hanifee makes debut on Baby Birdland’s Baltimore Orioles’ Top 15 Prospects List.

Former UNC-Charlotte 49er T.J. Nichting now roaming outfield for Aberdeen Ironbirds.

A career .309 hitter at UNC-Charlotte, T.J. Nichting brings a lot of tools to the Orioles organization after being drafted in the 9th round of this year’s MLB draft. Despite beginning his professional career 0-17 for the Ironbirds, Nichting will be a prospect to watch very closely. You can find my full report on Baby Birdland by clicking here. Thank you to @Diamond9erfans for their insight … Continue reading Former UNC-Charlotte 49er T.J. Nichting now roaming outfield for Aberdeen Ironbirds.

Getting to know 7th round pick, Ben Breazeale

The former Wake Forest Demon Deacon is off to a hot start for the Aberdeen Ironbirds. In 4 starts (as of June 27th), Breazeale is hitting .385 (5-13) with one double, one run scored, and two walks. Read my full profile on Breazeale at Baby Birdland. Just click here! Thanks to Edward Foster, @fefoster4, of @bloggersodear for the insight. Photo credit: USA Today Continue reading Getting to know 7th round pick, Ben Breazeale

2017 Draft Profile: 5th Round Pick Lamar Sparks

With their 5th round selection in the 2017 MLB Draft, the Baltimore Orioles selected a high school outfielder from Texas, Lamar Sparks. Sparks brings speed and athleticism to an Orioles’ organization that needs more of these attributes. The 18 year old will report to the Gulf Coast League Orioles now that he has signed his professional contract. Read my full profile on Sparks here > Lamar … Continue reading 2017 Draft Profile: 5th Round Pick Lamar Sparks

My scouting report on LHP Keegan Akin

Last year, Keegan Akin became the 2nd round draft pick of the Orioles and had a positive first season for the Aberdeen Ironbirds. This season, Akin was promoted to the Frederick Keys (skipped full-season Delmarva) and has since rebounded tremendously after a slow start the year. You can find my full scouting report below! Read my full scouting report here! Photo credit: @PatrickCavey Continue reading My scouting report on LHP Keegan Akin

2017 Draft Profile: UCLA RHP Scott Burke

With their 20th round pick in the 2017 MLB Draft, the Baltimore Orioles selected a veteran bullpen arm out of UCLA, Scott Burke. Burke will look to begin his professional career on a positive note after ending his college career on a forgettable one. Get to know the newest member of the Orioles’ organization by reading my report below. My report on Scott Burke Photo … Continue reading 2017 Draft Profile: UCLA RHP Scott Burke