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Orioles Prospects

Orioles prospect season in review: Adley Rutschman

Despite the relentless hype, the Orioles’ golden boy somehow keeps defying expectations.

Orioles prospect season in review: Grayson Rodriguez

First-round pick in 2018 put together another stellar season, and has become the top pitching prospect in all of baseball.

Orioles prospect season in review: Gunnar Henderson

When the Orioles paid overslot money for Henderson in the 2019 draft, they got a potential star at shortstop.

Orioles prospect season in review: Mike Baumann

After a bumpy recovery from a right flexor strain early in the year, the big right-hander found his groove and earned a callup to the majors by season’s end.

Orioles prospect season in review: Kyle Stowers

The Orioles minor league home run leader strikes out a ton but made it work across three levels of the minors in 2021. Can he carry that to Baltimore?

Orioles prospect season in review: Colton Cowser and Connor Norby

The Orioles did their own thing in the 2021 draft, and so far, it seems to be working.

Orioles prospect season in review: Kyle Bradish and Kevin Smith

Young starting pitching will make or break the current Orioles rebuild, so the development of guys like Bradish and Smith is of the utmost importance.

Orioles prospect season in review: Hudson Haskin

Hudson Haskin made the most of his first professional season before a fractured thumb cut his debut short.

Heston Kjerstad set to get on a baseball field as Orioles announce fall camp roster

The Orioles top 2020 draft pick is one of 50 players on a roster that includes 17 2021 picks and 19 of the team’s top 30 prospects.

Orioles prospect season in review: Jahmai Jones

Jones was an early favorite of O’s fans for his hot hitting in Triple-A, but looked totally lost in his brief major league audition late in the year.

Orioles prospect season in review: Maikol Hernandez and Samuel Basallo

This year saw the Orioles hand out their first seven-figure bonuses to international amateurs. It’s a big symbolic step even if the payoff is far off.

Orioles prospect season in review: D.L. Hall and Drew Rom

A pair of lefties who spent time in Double-A Bowie are marching towards the big leagues with very different profiles.

Orioles prospect season in review: Zac Lowther

The lefty deserves a mulligan after just 29 2/3 innings with Baltimore in 2021.

Orioles prospect season in review: Terrin Vavra, Joey Ortiz and Anthony Servideo

The trio had varying degrees of success at the plate as they encountered injuries while trying to climb the O’s minor league ladder.

Orioles prospect season in review: Tyler Nevin

It was a rough year in the minors for Nevin, and with multiple 1B/DH types on the roster, it’s going to be hard for him to earn regular playing time in Baltimore anytime soon.

Orioles prospect season in review: Yusniel Díaz and Rylan Bannon

The disappointing duo struggled with injuries and poor performance in 2021. Can either player turn things around and contribute next season?

Orioles prospect season in review: The unranked prospects on the rise

The Orioles’ top-ranked farm system is more stacked than it’s been in years, enough that several promising prospects didn’t crack MLB Pipeline’s top 30.

Kyle Stowers, Yusniel Diaz headline Orioles Arizona Fall League contingent

The Orioles Co-Minor League Player of the Year and a former big trade headliner are the top names in their 2021 AFL group.

Orioles prospect season in review: Alexander Wells

The Australian lefty was one of a number of Orioles prospects whose first taste of MLB action didn’t go great.

Orioles prospect season in review: Ryan McKenna

The outfielder just wrapped up a rookie season full of sterling defense and a whole lot of strikeouts.

Orioles minor league recap 10/4: Norfolk wins, and that’s a wrap, folks

Tides score two in the bottom of the eighth to end their season with some drama and a victory.

Orioles minor league recap 10/3: Kremer’s season ends on high note but Tides bullpen coughs up game 

The Tides didn’t manage much offense against Durham’s Easton McGee and a late rally went to waste in the ninth inning.

Orioles minor league recap 10/2: Tides lose in extra innings

The Durham Bulls outlasted the Tides in a pitching duel last night that stretched into extra innings.

Orioles minor league recap 10/1: Norfolk blanked at home

Kevin Smith walked six, and the bats never got going in a blowout loss to Durham.

Orioles minor league recap 9/30: Rutschman scores lone run in Norfolk loss

The Tides’ offense struggled to get things going in 4-1 loss to the Durham Bulls.

Orioles minor league week in review: Rutschman, Rodriguez, Stowers get year-long honors

The minor league seasons are either over or nearly over. Adley Rutschman, Kyle Stowers, and Grayson Rodriguez get the system’s big year-long honors.

Orioles minor league recap 9/27: Hit parade leads Norfolk to win over Charlotte

Five Tides hitters have multi-hit games in victory over Knights.

Orioles minor league recap 9/26: Rutschman has three hits, Diaz homers in Norfolk loss

A few hitting prospects stood out for the Tides, but a walkoff sac fly sent them to a 6-5 defeat in Charlotte.

Orioles minor league recap 9/25: Bowie gets swept in the Double-A Championship Series and Norfolk spins a shutout

Kyle Bradish and Cody Sedlock combined for a shutout at Triple-A, while the Baysox got swept in their best of five Championship Series.

Orioles minor league recap 9/24: Zimmermann rehabs, Rutschman and Neustrom go deep, Norfolk splits doubleheader

Adley Rutschman and Robert Neustrom both hit go-ahead, three-run home runs, but Norfolk still found a way to drop the second game. Bruce Zimmermann pitched effectively during a rehab assignment.

Orioles minor league recap 9/23: Rodriguez stumbles in season’s final start

The Bowie Baysox go down 2-0 in the Championship Series following an uncharacteristically poor outing from the organization’s top pitching prospect.

Orioles minor league recap 9/22: Bowie gets just one hit in first game of playoff series

The Orioles Double-A affiliate has a couple of nice prospects in the lineup. Cleveland’s affiliate in Akron has more.