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Get to know 2018 Orioles draft picks Grayson Rodriguez, Cadyn Grenier

Get to know 2018 Orioles draft picks Grayson Rodriguez, Cadyn Grenier

Last night's selections of Texas prep right-hander Grayson Rodriguez and Oregon State shortstop Cadyn Grenier by the Orioles came with comparatively little fanfare on the television broadcast of the draft compared to some of the other picks made, but that's not for a lack of optimism about their outlooks from the various services and analysts that know the draft well.

Rodriguez, a helium prospect whose stock really rose in the last year with a physical transformation, follows up last year's top pick, DL Hall, in the notion that there might be high school arms with higher developmental floors and less risk, but few if any with a higher ceiling among the prep pitchers. Considering how...

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