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In-Depth with Baltimore Orioles Draftee Mason McCoy
Last Word Staff - Jun 22, 2017

By Gabriel Foley – Last Word on Baseball The Baltimore Orioles selected Iowa’s Mason McCoy in the sixth round of the 2017 MLB Draft. McCoy was chosen six picks after teammate Jake Adams went to the Houston Astros. The shortstop spent the past two years playing with the Iowa Hawkeyes, and graduated this past spring. […]

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