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Despite all the speculation that swirled around the club in the past few days, the Orioles ultimately got the player many expected them to take with the fourth pick in Monday's amateur draft.

The Orioles selected right-handed pitcher Dylan Bundy from Owasso High in Oklahoma, the 18-year-old phenom who is considered the best high schooler in the draft.

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Going before Bundy were UCLA right-hander Gerrit Cole (Pirates), Virginia lefty Danny Hultzen (Mariners) and UCLA righty Trevor Bauer (Diamondbacks).

Here's the breakdown on Bundy:

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Name: Dylan Bundy

Age: 18

Height/weight: 6-foot-1, 205

School/class: Owasso (Okla.) High/senior

Hometown: Sperry, Okla.

Position: Right-handed pitcher

2011 stats: 11-0, 1 save, 0.20 ERA, 71 IP, 20 H, 2 ER, 5 BBs, 158 Ks; also hit .467 with 11 homers and 54 RBIs in 105 at-bats.

Skinny: Has a high-90s fastball that reportedly reached 100 mph this spring. Also features a hard cut-fastball, sharp curve and a developing changeup. … Was named 2011 Gatorade's National Player of the Year. ... Bundy excelled as an infielder and had two homers in the state semifinals. … Highly conditioned, has a specific training regimen that includes weightlifting and long toss that he expects to maintain as a pro. … Owasso lost Oklahoma's Class 6A championship to Broken Arrow, which was led by likely first-round pick Archie Bradley. … Won two state titles at Class 3A Sperry before transferring as a junior. … Struck out 595 batters and had an ERA under 1.00 in high school career. …. Has committed to the University of Texas. … Older brother Bobby was Orioles' eighth-round choice in 2008 and pitches for Single-A Frederick.

The quote: "It was always a competition growing up. People would kid with us, 'Who can beat up who?' or 'Who can throw harder?' It was something special growing up. We have a really good relationship. You couldn't ask for a better brother. He's everything and more. He's very mature for his age."

-- Bobby Bundy, Frederick Keys pitcher and Dylan's older brother

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