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August 31, 2010

Eight Orioles to play for Scottsdale in Arizona Fall League

The Orioles are well represented on the 2010 roster of the Scottsdale Scorpions in the Arizona Fall League.

Representing the club are infielders Ryan Adams (23), Greg Miclat (23) and Tyler Townsend (22), catcher Caleb Joseph (24) and pitchers Kam Mickolio (26), Wynn Pelzer (24), Oliver Drake (23) and Pat Egan (25).

Single-A Frederick pitching coach Blaine Beatty will also serve as the pitching coach for the Scorpions.

The Orioles are also expected to send an outfielder to the Arizona Fall League, but that players apparently hasn't been deterimined. Xavier Avery would seem to be a logical choice, but we shall see.



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Posted by Jeff Zrebiec at 6:00 PM | | Comments (4)
        

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These stats should be pretty accurate:

Miclat, highest OBP in the O's minors (maybe Mahoney);

Adams, most doubles and highest BA in the O's minors;

Townsend, highest SLG in the O's minors (Mahoney close);

Also, Beato lowest ERA, most saves;

Britton and Tillman most w's;

Britton most k's;

Waring most strikeouts;

but I digress. It's great to see some of these guys making names for themselves.

How bout most saves-Sarfate
most K's vs inings pitched-Sarfate

Townsend and Mahoney both have great swings, I've seen them. All they need is more ABs.

greg miclat looks like a sure thing to make it to the bigs. what a nice young man. I enjoy watching him play!

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