Found July 18, 2012 on The Outside Corner:
Orioles GM Dan Duquette is at it again. In a piece on FOXSports just posted by Ken Rosenthal, Duquette had some things to say that might be a little horrifying for fans of the team that are looking for it to build from within, around phenomenal prospects Manny Machado and Dylan Bundy “Our future is now. We’re going to try to do everything we can to get into the playoffs this year. I just think it’s important to the fans that they know we’re trying to put a good team on the field and have a good season.” Orioles fans, be afraid. Be very afraid. Duquette is apparently in the market for starting pitching (like many teams), and there are plenty of options on the market, from aces like Zack Greinke and Cole Hamels, to young potential aces like Francisco Liriano and Matt Garza, to "wily veterans" like Ryan Dempster and Kevin Millwood. If you're a GM talking with Duquette about one of your starters...why wouldn't you try to push him and see how far h...
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