The Orioles selected Auburn right-handed pitcher Gregg Olson with the fourth overall pick in the 1988 draft. Olson was named the American League Rookie of the Year in 1989, saving 27 games for the Orioles. He made the All-Star team in 1990, when he had 37 saves and a 2.42 ERA. Olson finished with 217 saves in a 14-year career. He also played for the Braves, Indians, Royals, Tigers, Astros, Twins, Diamondbacks and Dodgers.
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