2019 Orioles draft

Read about the Orioles' first draft under GM Mike Elias.

Orioles Day 2 draft tracker: Up-the-middle focus endures through round 10

Mike Elias and the Orioles selected first in rounds 3-10 on Tuesday, adding more talent following their first-day crop.

A peek into Adley Rutschman's future: Breaking down the short list of top-five catchers before Orioles' No. 1 pick

In taking Adley Rutschman with the MLB draft's first pick, the Orioles added a potent switch-hitter at a position that isn't often seen in the top five picks.

Mike Elias breaks down Orioles' decision to take Adley Rutschman with top pick of MLB draft

Orioles executive vice president/general manager Mike Elias explains the process that led the Orioles to first overall pick Adley Rutschman in the MLB draft.

Orioles' productive first day of MLB draft shows club drafted its most dire need: talent

Analysis of the Orioles' first day of the Major League Baseball draft.

Orioles select Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with top pick in MLB draft

Orioles select catcher Adley Rutschman No. 1 in MLB draft.

Schmuck: It was a no-brainer and the Orioles didn't overthink it, picking Adley Rutschman with first pick of draft

The Orioles could have gone two ways with the first pick in the First Year Player Draft and either one would have been fine, but anything else would not.

After Adley Rutschman, Orioles select prep SS Gunnar Henderson, Stanford OF Kyle Stowers on first day of draft

After taking Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman No. 1, the Orioles drafted Alabama prep shortstop Gunner Henderson 42nd and Stanford's Kyle Stowers 71st.

What they are saying about Orioles No. 1 draft pick Adley Rutschman

What they are saying about Orioles No. 1 draft pick Adley Rutschman.

Who is Adley Rutschman, the Orioles' No. 1 draft pick?

Who is Adley Rutschman, the Orioles' No. 1 draft pick?

With short turnaround from hire to draft, Orioles' new front office ready for No. 1 overall pick

Shortly after 7 p.m. Monday, Mike Elias will make the selection that will rank among the most important decisions in his tenure as Orioles GM.

Orioles first-round draft picks: Winners and busts over the past 30 years

How have the Orioles' draft picks performed over the past 30 years? (Statistics for active players are through May 29.)

GM Mike Elias brings a history of 'extreme' highs and lows to his first draft with the Orioles

Examining Orioles GM Mike Elias' draft picks with the Houston Astros.

Scouting Adley Rutschman and Bobby Witt Jr., the Orioles' top options for the No. 1 MLB draft pick

Breaking down the draft's top two prospects in Adley Rutschamn and Bobby Witt Jr., whom the Orioles might choose with the first pick in the 2019 MLB draft.

Catcher Buster Posey, Adley Rutschman’s ideal comparison, sees what potential No. 1 pick could bring Orioles

Buster Posey doesn't personally know Adley Rutschman, potentially the Orioles' No. 1 pick Monday, but he knows what an offensive catcher brings to a team.

Orioles' decision with No. 1 draft pick isn't between just two players. Here's who else they could take.

It's not just Adley Rutschman vs. Bobby Witt Jr. Here's a look at some of the other well-regarded players outside the top two MLB draft prospects.

Thirty years after being Orioles' only previous first overall pick, Ben McDonald has advice for who’s next

LSU right-hander Ben McDonald is the only player the Orioles have selected with the first overall pick of the MLB draft. That will change Monday night.

‘It’s not a 100% shot’: Orioles and GM Mike Elias enter MLB draft aware of pressures of picking first

Whoever the Orioles take with the first pick of the MLB draft on Monday will go in a spot that has a history of success, but then the failures stand out more.

Recent Orioles drafts didn't leave cupboard bare, could deliver early impact for new regime

The Orioles' recent drafts have stocked the franchise with some promising players who fit Mike Elias' draft-and-development formula.

How the Orioles can use the second-largest signing bonus pool in the MLB draft to their advantage

Orioles executive vice president/general manager Mike Elias is well aware of how to use the MLB draft signing bonus pool system to Baltimore’s advantage.