Travis Phelps

Brooks Robinson All-Star Game will feature state's best — including an Orioles draft pick

As Old Mill senior Josh Hader was driving toward Camden Yards yesterday, he was thinking about the news conference for the 31st annual Brooks Robinson All-Star game that he was about to attend at the warehouse.

"Then my phone rang and it was a friend of my dad's calling, telling me I'd been drafted by the Orioles," Hader said. "I didn't believe him. I thought he was playing a joke. After I hung up, the phone rang again and it was Dean [Albany, Orioles' regional scout] telling me I really had been drafted.

"I didn't know what to say. I was speechless. But now; Wow! I'm...