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ZACH BRITTON RUMORS & GOSSIP

The Evolution of O’s Closer Zach Britton

If you haven’t already noticed, the Baltimore Orioles possess an emerging star out of their bullpen in the form of lefty Zach Britton. The starter-turned-reliever has reinvented himself to a stunning degree in his new role with the Orioles, and the results have been nothing short of astounding. But I want to take a closer look at what exactly prompted this remarkable turnaround...
Via Baseball Essential
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Baseball Middle Round Reaches

Zach Britton seized the closer role in 2014 and returned 37 saves. What is in store for 2015?(Photo Credit: Stephen Dunn, Getty Images)   Fantasy Baseball Middle Round Reaches At this point in the fantasy baseball season, our drafts are essentially over. You may have one left this weekend, and some folks prefer to allow rosters to settle and draft after a few games into the season...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
April 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Orioles, closer Britton agree to 1-year deal, avoid arbitration

  Pitcher Zach Britton and the Baltimore Orioles have avoided salary arbitration by agreeing to a $3.2 million, one-year contract. The agreement Wednesday allows the 27-year-old left-hander to earn $300,000 in performance bonuses based on games finished: $50,000 each for 40, 45 and 55, and $75,000 apiece for 50 and 60. Eligible for arbitration for the first time, Britton had asked...
Via AP on Fox
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

FG on Fox: Does Anybody Else Throw Zach Britton’s Sinker?

The Royals are an incredible story, and the Orioles are an incredible story, and when you break down a big incredible story into its component bits, you’re left with a whole bunch of tinier incredible stories. Among the possessors of those stories on the Orioles is closer Zach Britton, who, like a lot of good […]
Via Fangraphs
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

The Baltimore Orioles will face the Royals in the ALCS

When the July 31 trade deadline happened, neither the Baltimore Orioles nor Kansas City Royals made a splash in the headlines. The two biggest names dealt were Jon Lester to the Oakland Athletics and David Price to the Detroit Tigers. All the Kansas City Royals need is four more victories to win the American League pennant. The Baltimore Orioles hope to deny them that trip to the...
Via isportsweb.com
October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles: Why Zach Britton has been their biggest surprise

The Baltimore Orioles have had many surprising players this year, both good and bad. Depending on how you look at it, many players may appear to be more of a disappointment, and part of that is because of the seasons they were coming off. For instance, players like Chris Davis, Chris Tillman, Manny Machado, Tommy Hunter and even Ubaldo Jimenez were coming off of solid seasons, if...
Via isportsweb.com
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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