Single-A first baseman Nicky Delmonico, the Orioles’ sixth-round pick in the 2011 First-Year Player Draft, has been named to the South Atlantic League Northern Division All-Star Team.
Delmonico, 19, leads the Shorebirds in several major statistical categories, including doubles (15), home runs (5), RBIs (33), hits (53) and total bases (83). He has 16 multi-hit games and has reached base in 45 of 54 games played this season.
After batting .247 in April, Delmonico hit .280 with 14 RBIs in May. He reached base in 20 consecutive games from April 17-May 11, batting .338 (25-for-74).