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4th Round - Christian Walker: 1B, University of South Carolina

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1 minute ago, Il BuonO said:

This must have been hard for you.

😉

Naw, I don't want him on the team long term but he's a heck of a story and a great draft pick.

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6 hours ago, MurphDogg said:

Can't really blame the Orioles for the fact that he had a sub-.760 OPS in over 200 games at Norfolk. I wish him the best, but he is 28 and has just now become a Major League hitter, I doubt he even reaches arbitration before he is non-tendered or DFA'd.

Not blaming them at all. I understand why they moved on from him. Some guys just take a little longer to figure it out. He was also snakebit by having to play in Norfolk too. 

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9 hours ago, Can_of_corn said:

Naw, I don't want him on the team long term but he's a heck of a story and a great draft pick.

As @scOtt might say, "God works in mysterious ways".  (We're ok going religious but not political right? 😇)  As-salaam-alaikum

 

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