According to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports the Orioles are active in talks with multiple Hitters and Pitchers. He specifically notes the team’s interest in OF Sin-Soo Choo, OF Nelson Cruz, and SP Ubaldo Jimenez. All three of those players were offered Qualifying Offers and denied them which means if the Orioles were to sign […]
Fox Sport’s Ken Rosenthal recently reported via Twitter that according to his sources, the Oakland Athletics are now the team most involved in trade talks with the Orioles for Jim Johnson. Rosenthal also reported that the Dodgers now believe themselves to be out of the running for Jim Johnson and do not expect to work […]
Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported on Twitter that the Orioles are trying hard to trade Closer Jim Johnson and his projected $10 million salary. He also reports that the Dodgers are in the mix for Johnson. Check out the latest post at Orioles Nation on whether the Orioles should trade Jim Johnson.
Buster Olney reported on Twitter this morning that the Orioles are willing to listen to trade offers on Relief Pitcher Jim Johnson. As many sources have reported, Johnson is set to make $10 Million Dollars, or more, in arbitration for the 2014 season. Roch Kubatko in his blog this morning reported two different rumors. First, […]
The Orioles signed a flurry of players to deals this week. I provided some notes on Kelvin De La Cruz earlier in the week. They also signed OF Ronald Bermudez and IF Sharlon Schoop on minor league deals, while RHP Edgmer Escalona was given a major league deal. Ronald Bermudez is a player that has […]
PRESS RELEASE The Orioles today announced that they have signed free agent RHP Edgmer Escalona to a one-year contract. Escalona, 27, went 1-4 with a 5.67 ERA (46.0IP, 29ER) for Colorado in 2013, posting career-highs in appearances (37), innings (46.0) and strikeouts (34). He is currently fourth in the Venezuelan Winter League with a 2.10 […]