Posted October 27, 2011 on
InsidetheOs takes a look at Friday's winterball action in the Baltimore Orioles system.

2011 Orioles Retrospective: Chris Tillman

Chris Tillman started the season in the starting rotation, and actually managed to hang around in the majors until the end of May. At that point, with a 4.69 ERA in 10 starts, Tillman was sent down to Triple-A. That's where he spent most of the season, before being called by up for a short stretch at the end of July (three starts - one good, two bad) and then sent back down to...

Orioles Likely To Hire Tony LaCava

The Orioles are "very likely" to hire Tony LaCava for their general manager job, according to Jon Heyman of (on Twitter). The Angels are about to hire Jerry Dipoto, one of Baltimore's four candidates, as their next GM. This leaves LaCava, De Jon Watson of the Dodgers and John Stockstill of the Orioles in the mix for the Baltimore job.

Brian Roberts feels better than he has in past six months

Orioles' second baseman has gone two weeks without experiencing symptoms caused by May concussionIn recent interview, Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts said he was feeling better than he had at any time in the past six months.

O's Outright Two, Tatum Claimed by Houston

The Oriles outright two players to Triple-A and catcher Craig Tatum was claimed by Houston.

Orioles interview Dodgers executive De Jon Watson

45-year-old has been instrumental in scouting, player developmentThe Orioles are officially up to three candidates for their vacant top executive post after interviewing 45-year-old De Jon Watson on Wednesday.

O's Winter League Roundup- 10/27

InsidetheOs takes a look at Thursday's winterball action in the Baltimore Orioles system.

Orioles Front Office Notes: Watson, Scouting

The Orioles announced nearly three weeks ago that Andy MacPhail will not return as the club’s president of baseball operations in 2012. They haven’t introduced a replacement yet, so here’s the latest on the club’s search for a new general manager: The Orioles are expected to interview one or two more candidates for their GM job, according to Dan Connolly of the Baltimore...

Astros Claim Craig Tatum

The Astros claimed catcher Craig Tatum off of waivers from the Orioles, MLBTR has learned.

Orioles outright Jakubauskas and Fox

The Orioles outrighted Chris Jakubauskas and Jake Fox to Triple-A Norfolk on Friday after both players cleared waivers. Craig Tatum was lost to the Astros in a waiver claim and Jeremy Accardo elected free agency.

Stockstill to interview for Orioles' GM position

The Orioles will interview John Stockstill, their director of player development, for the vacant general manager/president position, marking their first internal candidate -- and fourth overall -- in a search process that appears to be nearing an end.

With Dipoto apparently off the board, LaCava likely Orioles' favorite

Diamondbacks VP reportedly to become Angels GM; John Stockstill interviews for top exec jobThe Orioles interviewed another candidate for their vacant top executive position Friday but also reportedly lost one of the leading possibilities.

LaCava could be frontrunner in O's GM search

The Orioles' general manager/president search dwindled Friday afternoon, as word spread that D-backs executive Jerry Dipoto is expected to become the next GM of the Angels. Blue Jays assistant GM Tony LaCava is the next logical candidate in the pecking order.

Astros claim Tatum off waivers from O's

Catcher Craig Tatum was claimed off waivers from the Orioles by the Astros on Friday, Houston general manager Ed Wade announced.
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