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Uh oh, stop the presses...Billy Ripken's nephew didn't make the roster for his college baseball team.Ryan Ripken, son of Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr., is poised to redshirt this upcoming season for the South Carolina Gamecocks. The team released their roster Friday, just hours before opening the season and absent...the freshman first baseman.Young Ripken was selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the 20th round of last year's draft. He opted to head to college instead of competing for a spot on a minor league roster.
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The Baltimore Orioles might consider signing free agent
Bobby Abreu, but they’re going to review the in-house options they already have
in camp first, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.
#orioles might consider @bobkellyabreu but they're going to see what they have in camp 1st
— Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) February 15, 2013
Abreu isn’t a clear fit for...
The Baltimore Orioles reached an agreement with starting
pitcher Jair Jurrjens earlier this offseason, but finalization of the deal was delayed over concerns of the right-hander’s injury issues. Baltimore and
Jurrjens were able to work through the problems, as the team finally announced the
Jurrjens came through the Braves system as a top prospect,
There are few things Orioles fans know of first round pick, top-prospect Kevin Gausman. Most know he’s good. Some know of his pre-game ritual of pounding down powdered donuts.
I think it’s safe to say that center fielder Adam Jones knows both:
EAT UP GAUS #WelcomeToTheGrindRookie instagr.am/p/V1TyCGpnBv/
— Adam Jones (@SimplyAJ10) February 17, 2013
Thanks to @simplyaj10...