Found December 06, 2011 on Baltimore Sun:
DALLAS - The Orioles are beating the bushes trying to make a deal for a veteran starting pitcher, but it’s got be be like trying to eat soup with a fork.

Here's MASN's Adam Jones bubblegum ad. Also, the Nats are interested in Jones.

(Up above, video of MASN's Adam Jones Defining Moments gum ad from 2010...not nearly as annoying as the old Who? Wil Nieves spot...but right up there with the worst MASN ads of all time.) Remember  that little phone call we told you about last week? You know, the one where the Nats placed a call to the Orioles to ask about Adam Jones? Here's none other than...

Orioles Rumors: Quentin, Floyd, Koji, Street, Erbe

The latest on the Orioles: Baltimore has interest in Carlos Quentin and Gavin Floyd, but it's unclear if they match up with the White Sox, tweets Dan Connolly of the Baltimore Sun. The Sox would like young pitching and the O's don't want to give that up, Connolly adds. Brad Bergesen was one name floated by Baltimore in trade talks, tweets's Scott Merkin...

2011 Orioles Retrospective: Luke Scott

Luke Scott had an excellent 2010 at the plate, and though he wasn't likely to repeat it in 2011, the move to left-field could have theoretically made him just as valuable of a player if his defense out there hadn't degraded too far. Projected Actual PA 525 236 BA .264 .220 OBP .345 .301 SLG .479 .402 wOBA .357 .307 BB% 10...

Orioles and Rockies Discussing Trade For Huston Street

According to Jon Morosi of FOX Sports, the Baltimore Orioles are discussing a trade with the Colorado Rockies that would net them closer Huston Street. Baltimore featured the fourth-worst bullpen in all of baseball last season with a collective 4.31 FIP. It featured the headache that is Kevin Gregg as closer, as well as such stalwarts as Jeremy Accardo, Brad Bergesen, and Chris Jakubauskas...

Roberts has O's cautiously optimistic

The Orioles aren't actively pursuing other second-base options, and the tentative hope remains that veteran Brian Roberts (concussion) will be able to stay healthy and on the field starting next spring.

Hoping for Something at the Winter Meetings...

The Winter Meetings are coming to a close in Texas, and so far it’s just amazing how much press the Marlins are getting – and how little we’ve heard about the Yankees. Seriously? As for the Orioles, while we’ve gotten sound-bites and news out of Dan Duquette (he seems to be quite chatty, unlike MacPhail) and Buck Showalter, little has happened on the organizational front...

Twins Claim Pedro Florimon

The Twins claimed shortstop Pedro Florimon off waivers from the Orioles, tweets's Rhett Bollinger.  Florimon, 24, hit .267/.344/.396 for the Orioles' Double-A club this year.  The switch-hitter is a flashy but erratic defender, wrote Baseball America prior to the season.  BA ranked him 29th among Orioles prospects at that point, questioning his ability to hit...

Showalter says he's unsure whether Brian Roberts will be ready for spring training

Orioles manager says Andino could fill in at second, while third baseman undecidedOrioles manager Buck Showalter touched on a number of subjects during his sit-down with the national media on Monday, including the status of second baseman Brian Roberts and the likely composition of the infield next season.

Peter Schmuck: Speculation on a potential fit with Orioles

Dan Duquette has been pretty specific about what he is looking for in an extra/platoon outfielder. He said coming in that he wants to find a left-handed-hitting guy who can back up Adam Jones in center and possibly share time in left with Nolan Reimold. He hasn’t thrown out any names, but here’s a guy who fits that description and has been dangled in front of some teams.

Orioles latest team to check out Cespedes

The Orioles have entered the Yoenis Cespedes sweepstakes, as manager Buck Showalter will lead a contingent to the Dominican Republic this weekend for a private workout by the Cuban outfielder.

Orioles not pursuing left fielder Josh Willingham

The Orioles have made offers to several free agents, executive vice president Dan Duquette said on Tuesday.

Duquette Cautiously Confirms Interest In Fielder

The Orioles are interested in free agent first baseman Prince Fielder, confirmed GM Dan Duquette.  However, Duquette also told Roch Kubatko of that he doesn't want fans to get their hopes up.

Day 3: Last chance, last dance

The Orioles are still hoping to make some kind of transaction during their last full day at the winter meetings, but Dan Duquette warned Tuesday night that there was a possibility that nothing would get done.

10 Photos - Jays Vs O's 9-11 Part 2

More photos of the Toronto Blue Jays series finale against the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday, September 11.Baltimore's Country Gentleman, Tommy Hunter, plays long toss in right field prior to his start against Dustin McGowan. Orioles catcher Matt Wieters getting ready to throw the ball back to the bullpen mound.  Wieters' batting helmet bears the likeness of the O's new...

Twins claim Florimon from Orioles

The Twins claimed shortstop Pedro Florimon from the Orioles and placed him on the 40-man roster, the club announced Monday.
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