Tucker Blair  

Tucker Blair was born and raised in the Baltimore area and currently lives in Elkridge, Maryland. He graduated from York College of Pennsylvania with a B.S in Entrepreneurial Studies and is currently a Project Analyst for a Management Consulting Firm in Federal Hill, Baltimore. Tucker was previously the Managing Editor at Orioles Nation, where he worked on prospect lists, reports, and analysis on the Orioles minor league system. He also previously wrote his personal blog, The EntreprenOriole.

 

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Eight Orioles Playing in Arizona Fall League

The Orioles will be sending eight players to the Arizona Fall League to play for the Surprise Saguaros. Bowie Baysox Manager, Gary Kendall, will be the Saguaros Manager. The AFL is a great place for prospects to get some extra work in during the … Continue reading

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Minor League Players of the Month: August

This will be the last Minor League update of the year. I really appreciate everyone reading and following throughout the season, and hopefully I was able to shed some light on the upcoming prospects within the Orioles system. I’ll be … Continue reading

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Minor League Players of the Week: 8/12 – 8/18

(Discuss this article on the BSL Message Board here) Position Player of the Week: Dariel Alvarez – OF .500/.526/.778 (9/18) with 2 2B, 1 HR, 5 RBI, 1 BB, 0 K, 1 SB (A+) The second Cuban in the system has … Continue reading

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Minor League Players of the Week: 8/5 – 8/11

(Discuss this article on the BSL Message Board here) Position Player of the Week: Gregory Lorenzo – OF .375/.375/.531 (12/32) with 3 2B, 1 3B, 3 RBI, 0 BB, 12 K, 2 SB (A) Lorenzo is your classic grinder. He might … Continue reading

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Minor League Players of the Month: July

It was a rough month for the O’s minor leagues. The offense seemed to struggle for the most part. The minor leagues also lost Henry Urrutia (MLB), L.J. Hoes (MLB/Traded), Josh Hader (Traded) and Nick Delmonico (Traded). The pitching was … Continue reading

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2013 Orioles Midseason Top 30 Prospect List

The Orioles have improved their minor league system since Dan Duquette and Buck Showalter joined the team. There is no doubting that. However, the system is still fairly thin in terms of overall depth. They have a large stockpile of … Continue reading

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Prospect Watch: Kemp, Mancini, Severino

(Discuss this article on the BSL Message Board here) Jeff Kemp - 2B Bowie native drafted in the 33rd round this year out of Radford. Stands at 6’00″, 190 lbs. Possibly a little growth left into his frame, although he probably is what … Continue reading

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Minor League Players of the Week: 7/8 – 7/14

NOTE: My Orioles Top 30 Midseason Prospect List will be out by the end of the week! (Discuss this article on the BSL Message Board here) Position Player of the Week: Henry Urrutia – OF .500/.500/.636 (11/22) with 1 2B, … Continue reading

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Minor League Players of the Week: 7/1 – 7/7

Look for new reports on a few Aberdeen Ironbirds’ later this week, specifically Trey Mancini. (Discuss this article on the BSL Message Board here) Position Player of the Week: Michael Ohlman .409/.480/.864 (9/22) with 1 2B, 3 HR, 7 RBI, … Continue reading

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Eduardo Rodriguez Game Scouting Report

LHP Eduardo Rodriguez made his Eastern League (AA) debut last night for the Bowie Baysox, causing a large cast of scouts to flock in attendance. I counted close to 25 scouts at the game, possibly indicating that… 1) Teams are … Continue reading

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