The Colonial Athletic Association’s 2018 Offensive Player of the Year in football, Flacco has started 19 games for the Tigers baseball team and has nine runs and five RBIs in a round of competitive baseball for the first time in five years.
Former Finksburg native, Buddy Reed, has quickly progressed through the minor leagues as a member of the San Deigo Padres organization. He played in the 2018 MLB Futures Game at Nationals Park in Washington D.C. on July 15, 2018
Aberdeen pitching surrendered four hits, five walks, a hit batter, an error and seven runs through three innings as Vermont rolled to an 9-3 win in New York-Penn League play at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium.
In selecting a high-upside power arm in Grayson Rodriguez at No. 11 and a college shortstop in Cadyn Grenier at No. 37, the Orioles filled some needs in their system and signaled what they could be looking for as they prepare to tear down a failed major league roster.
The MLB Draft is this week, with the first and second round set for Monday night. The Orioles need hitters just as much as they need pitchers — but will they get what they need before others take them?
Cody Morris was 7-3 with a 3.80 earned run average for the University of South Carolina during the regular season. The 33-24 Gamecocks will play in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Greenville Regional against Ohio State at 2 p.m. on Friday, June 1, at East Carolina University.