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The Baltimore Orioles have had a hard time -- at a glance -- landing an impact bat on both the free agent and trade market.
Spring training is just around the corner for the Birds, and as the weeks go by, fans are wondering:
"When will we finally get a middle-of-the-order guy?"
"What is this team doing? Why have we not gotten anyone yet?"
With Mark Reynolds and his power now in Cleveland, who can fill his spot with the Baltimore Orioles?
An intriguing option for the Orioles to bolster the middle of their lineup perhaps would be Michael Morse, who is currently signed with the Washington Nationals.
Morse, 30, is a 6-foot-5, 230-pound man whose looks resemble an NFL or college tight end than your conventional baseball player. He is expendable in Washington now as the Nationals re-signed first baseman Adam LaRoche this week to a two-year deal. If you combine that deal with the addition of Denard Span via a trade with the Minnesota Twins and Br...
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The Baltimore Orioles are not necessarily done this offseason. If the right deal came around, the Orioles could pull the trigger on a blockbuster. Whether the latest rumors surrounding the team amounts to a blockbuster or not is up for interpretation, but the Orioles are discussing a possible three-team trade.
Roch Kubatko of MASN says he was told on Monday that the trade...
The Baltimore Orioles avoided arbitration with outfielder Nolan Reimold when he agreed to a one-year contract, the team announced Friday. Reimold will make $1 million in 2013, according to the Baltimore Sun. Reimold, 29, had season-ending surgery in June to repair a herniated disk in his neck. He hit .313 with five homers in just 16 games last season for the Orioles.
Orioles Caravan to visit four Maryland affiliate locations
The Orioles and OriolesREACH today announced plans for a three-day, four-city caravan around Maryland that will include appearances by Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations DAN DUQUETTE, Manager BUCK SHOWALTER and several Orioles players.
On Wednesday, January...
In an effort to avoid arbitration, the Orioles sign Nolan Reimold to a one-year contract.
MASN, the television home of the defending American League wild card champion Baltimore Orioles, will broadcast six Orioles spring training games. All will appear on MASN HD, MASN's dedicated high-definition channel, beginning with the Orioles' Feb. 25 home game against the New York Yankees from Sarasota, Fla.
The network's Grapefruit League coverage also includes...
Although Michael Bourn is one of the top free agents available this winter, he remains unsigned. The problem lies in the fact that the Atlanta Braves made him a qualifying offer before he hit free agency. Any team who chooses to sign him would have to compensate the Braves with draft picks. That is part of why the Baltimore Orioles have no interest.
The other reason, according...
It was reported yesterday that the Baltimore Orioles made a run at Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Justin Upton in an effort to add the
impact bat they’ve been seeking throughout the offseason. Talks appear to have
fallen through, and the Orioles have once again turned their attention to
starting pitching and their top target Joe Saunders, according to Ken Rosenthal