Found July 25, 2012 on The Baseball Page:
To be completely honest this is most likely not the Orioles year. They are a young and talented squad but there is too much competition in the AL to realistically hope for the playoffs. The real promise lies in the future. Whether it’s next season or in 5 years the Orioles are on their way back. This return of the once great franchise can be attributed to a strong group of players at the center of Baltimore’s success. But who is the most important going ahead. Is it the young superstar pitcher? Or will the gold glove catcher prove most valuable? Here are my top 5 Oriole’s players of the future. 5. Dylan Bundy/Manny Machado- I had to cope out a little bit here. When you have two young prospects at the level of these guys choosing one doesn’t seem fair. If they aren’t rushed through the minor leagues Machado and Bundy could be some of the best players in the league. Machado has drawn comparisons to Alex Rodriguez, while Dylan Bundy may be on par with some of the gr...
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