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This week’s ON Mailbag includes Orioles questions on the outfield for 2015. Please read and ask questions for next week’s ON Mailbag
Welcome to this week’s Orioles Nation Mailbag. Topics include Matt Kemp, Mike Morse, and other outfield options for the Baltimore Orioles.
The Orioles failed to sign Nick Markakis. The Atlanta Braves signed Markakis to a four year deal. Was it a mistake for the Orioles to let Markakis walk?
It has been reported by multiple outlets now that OF/DH Nelson Cruz has signed a four year deal for $57 million, including a $1 million signing bonus, with the Seattle Mariners. Also reported, the Baltimore Orioles were willing to go three years with Cruz and knew about the four year deal on the table, but […]
After losing slugger Nelson Cruz to the Seattle Mariners in free agency, the Baltimore Orioles are turning their attention to the trade market to find another slugger for the middle of their lineup. Los Angeles Dodgers slugger Matt Kemp is at the top of the team’s list.
If the Baltimore Orioles want to replace the power the lineup will be losing when Nelson Cruz signs elsewhere, the Cincinnati Reds are interested in trading Jay Bruce for a few inexpensive, major league-ready players.
The Baltimore Orioles have been shut out of the awards race since 1991, which was when Cal Ripken won American League MVP. Grant Brisbee, from SB Nation, wrote an article highlighting when each team last won a major award. The Orioles have been shut out 66 straight times now. Who can end that streak in 2015?
The Miami Marlins have called Dan Duquette about possibly acquiring first baseman Chris Davis. The Marlins have a major need for a left-handed hitting first baseman with power, as their lineup is very heavy with right-handed batters. What could the Orioles get in return?