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Baltimore Orioles First Round Draft Picks

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The Baltimore Orioles first round draft picks include 67 players, with 35 being pitchers and 36 of those being drafted out of high school. The Orioles have selected 13 outfielders, 10 shortstops, six catchers, two third basemen and one second baseman in the first round of the MLB draft. Of the pitchers taken, the Orioles have selected 25 right-handers and 10 left-handers.

The Orioles have drafted 29 college players with their first round selection, with the last being Cadyn Grenier in 2018. Baltimore has selected first overall once, with the team picking Ben McDonald in 1989.

YearPlayerPosSchoolPickSigning Bonus
1965Scott McDonaldRHPMarquette HS (WA)15
1966Ted ParksSSUniversity of California16
1967Bobby GrichSSWilson Classical HS (CA)19
1968Junior KennedySSArvin HS (CA)10
1969Don HoodLHPSouthside HS (SC)17
1970James WestCVashon HS (MO)24
1971Randy SteinRHPGanesha HS (CA)23
1972Ken ThomasCClear Fork HS (OH)24
1973Mike ParrottRHPAdolfo Camarillo HS (CA)15
1974Rich DauerSSUSC24
1975Dave FordRHPLincoln-West HS (OH)23
1976Dallas WilliamsOFAbraham Lincoln HS (NY)20
1977Drungo HazewoodCSacramento HS (CA)19
1978Robert Boyce3BDeer Park HS (OH)22
1980Jeff WilliamsOFPrinceton HS (OH)26
1982Joe KucharskiRHPUniversity of South Carolina24
1983Wayne WilsonRHPRedondo Beach HS (CA)25
1984John HooverRHPFresno State University25
1987Chris MyersLHPPlant HS (FL)7
1987Brad DuVallRHPVirginia Tech15Did Not Sign
1987Pete HarnischRHPFordham University27
1988Gregg OlsonRHPAuburn University4
1988Ricky GutierrezSSAmerican HS (FL)28
1989Ben McDonaldRHPLSU1
1990Mike MussinaRHPStanford University20
1991Mark SmithOFUSC9
1992Jeffrey HammondsOFStanford University4
1993Jay PowellRHPMississippi State University19
1995Alvie ShepherdRHPUniversity of Nebraska21
1997Jayson WerthCGlenwood HS (IL)22
1997Darnell McDonaldOFCherry Creek HS (CO)26
1997Ntema NdungidiOFEdouard Montpetit HS (QC)36
1998Rick ElderOFSprayberry HS (GA)26
1998Mamon TuckerOFStephen F. Austin HS (TX)39
1999Mike ParadisRHPClemson University13
1999Richard StahlLHPNewton County HS (GA)18
1999Larry BigbieOFBall State University21
1999Keith ReedOFProvidence College23
1999Joshua CenateLHPJefferson HS (WV)34
1999Scott RiceLHPRoyal HS (CA)44
1999Brian RobertsSSUniversity of South Carolina50
2000Beau HaleRHPUniversity of Texas14$2,250,000
2000Tripper JohnsonRHPNewport HS (WA)32$1,050,000
2001Chris SmithLHPCumberland University7$2,175,000
2001Mike Fontenot2BLSU19$1,300,000
2001Bryan BassSSSeminole HS (FL)31$1,150,000
2002Adam LoewenLHPFraser Valley Christian HS (BC)4$4,020,000
2003Nick MarkakisOFYoung Harris College7$1,850,000
2004Wade TownsendRHPRice University8Did Not Sign
2005Brandon SnyderCWestfield HS (VA)13$1,700,000
2005Garrett OlsonLHPCalifornia Polytechnic State University48$650,000
2006Billy Rowell3BBishop Eustace Preparatory School (NJ)9$2,100,000
2006Pedro BeatoRHPSt. Petersburg College32$1,000,000
2007Matt WietersCGeorgia Tech5$6,000,000
2008Brian MatuszLHPUniversity of San Diego4$3,200,000
2009Matthew HobgoodRHPNorco HS (CA)5$2,420,000
2010Manny MachadoSSBrito HS (FL)3$5,250,000
2011Dylan BundyRHPOwasso HS (OK)4$6,225,000
2012Kevin GausmanRHPLSU4$4,320,000
2013Hunter HarveyRHPBandys HS (NC)22$1,947,600
2013Josh HartOFParkview HS (GA)37$1,450,000
2015DJ StewartOFFlorida State University25$2,064,500
2015Ryan MountcastleSSPaul J. Hagerty HS (FL)36$1,300,000
2016Cody SedlockRHPUniversity of Illinois27$2,097,200
2017DL HallLHPValdosta HS (GA)21$3,000,000
2018Grayson RodriguezRHPCentral Heights HS (TX)11$4,300,000
2018Cadyn GrenierSSOregon State University37$1,800,000

Hall of Fame

None

World Series Winners with Orioles

Bobby Grich (1970), Rich Dauer (1983)

AL MVP Award Winners with Orioles

None

AL Cy Young Award Winners with Orioles

None

Rookie of the Year Award with Orioles

Gregg Olson (1989)

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