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Draft Q&A: 4th Rd. Pick Tim Bascom

In 2006, RHP Tim Bascom was drafted in the 6th round by the San Diego Padres. A failed physical and one year of rehab later, Bascom improved his stock and was selected by the Orioles in the 4th round. Inside, Bascom dishes about going through the draft a second time, how his surgically repaired knee feels and how close he is to signing.

ITW: Last year, you were selected by the San Diego Padres and you two were pretty close to a deal before a knee injury issue cropped up. Can you explain what happened? Tim Bascom: We had agreed to some terms and I had flown up to get my physical done before I signed my contract. They ended up finding that I had a torn ACL, so the offer got dropped and I told them I was going back to play at...

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