After all the speculation, and assumption, Beavers catcher Adley Rutschman is the No. 1 overall pick of the 2019 MLB Draft.
The standout Oregon State catcher is headed east, but he will wear the familiar orange and black once he reaches the big leagues with the Baltimore Orioles.
— 102.9/750 The Game (@1029TheGame) June 3, 2019
Rutschman becomes the first Oregon State player drafted with the top spot in the MLB Draft.
— Baltimore Orioles (@Orioles) June 3, 2019
The Beavs catcher also becomes the first catcher drafted No. 1 overall since Joe Mauer in 2001.
— MLB (@MLB) June 3, 2019
Check out what former MLB catcher and former NY Yankees Manager had to say about Rutschman below.
“Adley Rutschman is an extremely polished player.”
— MLB Network (@MLBNetwork) June 3, 2019