Found July 19, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
After a surprising first half of the MLB season, Raul Ibanez could be traded to a team looking to add more offense. Could the Baltimore Orioles be interested? (Photo Credit: Al Bello/Getty Images North America) Trade speculation is one reason the month of July is so much fun for all baseball fans. Most of the Baltimore Orioles trade rumors revolve around possible pitchers that could bolster the O’s rotation or their bullpen. Those reports are sensible when you consider, entering Friday night’s games, the Orioles still rank 28th in the league with a 4.39 team ERA. They’ve also allowed 123 home runs against — the most in all of baseball. But could the Orioles be looking to add another bat to their already powerful lineup? While their pitching has allowed the most homers, the O’s have also hit more home runs (132) than any other team — the Seattle Mariners and Toronto Blue Jays are tied for second with 115. Back on July 6 the Orioles were rumored to be a suitor to acquire Chase Utley f...
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