Keegan Akin

Keegan Akin

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/225 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: Alma, Michigan
College: Western Michigan
Draft: 2016 2nd round by the
  • Baltimore Sun

    Despite MLB lockout, Orioles have chance to add talent at margins with this week's minor league Rule 5 draft

    In that, teams can select any player who has been in professional baseball for at least three years for college draftees and four years for younger signees, provided they’re not on a team’s 40-man roster. Team’s also have a 38-player Triple-A reserve list for players in that category not on the 40-man roster, and anyone eligible who isn’t on that list can be selected by other teams without the onerous roster restrictions of the major league phase.

  • Camden Chat

    Tuesday Bird Droppings: Where we're playing the waiting game

    If the owners and players have made any incremental progress toward an agreement on a new CBA, we haven’t heard about it. In fact we haven’t heard about the two sides having any further negotiations at all since cutting off talks last Wednesday night. So don’t expect this thing to be resolved anytime soon, folks.

  • Camden Chat

    Introducing the 1966 Orioles retro recap project

    If you’re younger than 60 or so years old, then even the 1966-1971 Orioles dynasty that won two titles and appeared in and lost the World Series twice more was before your time. Thinking about this past Orioles greatness that I missed by virtue of not being born yet, I’m often reminded of the pilot episode of The Sopranos, in which Tony Soprano, the show’s ruler of the title crime family as the 20th century turned over into the 21st, says of his part in the family’s mob history, “I’m getting the...