Found February 07, 2012 on My Sports Rumors:
I think the Baltimore Orioles have officially lost their minds. The club’s vice president Dan Duquette said on Monday that the team has had exploratory talks with free agent outfielder Manny Ramirez. Yes, Manny Ramirez the guy who helped end the Boston Red Sox long streak without a World Series. The same Manny Ramirez who will be suspended by Major League Baseball if he ever returns to the game. The Baltimore Orioles have had “exploratory talks” with free-agent slugger Manny Ramirez’s agent, club executive vice president Dan Duquette said Monday. “We are still considering the composition of this club, and some of the challenges of integrating a player like Manny into our ball club and market,” Duquette said. (Philly.com) If the Orioles were to sign Manny he’d have to serve a 50-game suspension for violating the leagues drug policy. That 50-game ban isn’t as bad as it seems since he would have had to sit 100 games if he didn’t retire last April. I just don’t know why the Ori...
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