Orioles Prospect Gunnar Henderson On Breaking Out Of Slump, His Future Position

Top Orioles infield prospect Gunnar Henderson says it feels great to get going at the plate after a tough stretch recently, and he believes the slump he initially had with the IronBirds taught him how to handle those in the future.

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Orioles Prospect Jordan Westburg Sees ‘Pressure As A Privilege’ In Rebuilding Organization

Orioles infield prospect Jordan Westburg, who currently plays for High-A Aberdeen, says he and fellow infield prospect Gunnar Henderson have developed a healthy rivalry. “We feed off of each other,” Westburg said. “Both of our competitive fires fuels the other.”

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SEC Network’s David Dellucci: Orioles Did ‘Great’ In 2020 MLB Draft

Former Oriole and current baseball analyst for the SEC Network David Dellucci has high praise for the Orioles’ selections in the 2020 MLB Draft. “I think they did great …,” Dellucci said. “I do not question one bit the caliber of players these guys are or the types of young men they are.”

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Orioles GM Mike Elias Downplays Under-Slot Motivation Behind Heston Kjerstad Pick

“When you’re picking that high, you don’t want to feel like you’re not taking the guy that you want, that is the right guy for you in your draft,” Orioles GM Mike Elias said of the team’s selection of Heston Kjerstad with the No. 2 overall pick.

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