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Infielder Ryan Adams will be the Orioles lone representative in this year’s Arizona Fall League Rising Stars Game. Adams was previously named the AFL Co-Player of the Week and will be on the East Division team. Blaine Beatty, who was the O’s pitching coach at Class-A Delmarva this year, will serve as the East’s pitching coach.
The fifth annual Rising Stars Game will be at 9 p.m. ET (6 p.m. AZ) on Saturday, November 6 at Surprise Stadium. The contest will be nationally televised by MLB Network and online via MLB.com (MLB.TV).
Orioles prospect Ryan Adams took home Arizona Fall League Co-Player of the Week honors for the period that concluded Saturday. He went 6-for-12 with a homer and seven RBIs for Scottsdale.
Adams is coming off his best season as a pro. Playing for Double-A Bowie, he set career highs with 15 homers, 68 RBIs and 158 hits. The 23-year-old infielder shared the Eastern League lead with 43 doubles and was named a Postseason All-Star.
In five Minor League seasons, Adams owns a .287 batting average with 34 home runs and 184 RBIs. He was the Orioles’ second-round (58th overall) selection in the 2006 Draft.
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