Orioles interested in Nick Johnson

The Baltimore Orioles are reportedly interested in signing former Major League first baseman Nick Johnson to a minor league contract.  Johnson was at one time the top prospect in the Yankees farm system.  He never reached the lofty expectations of […]

Korean Baseball bans Orioles scouts

The Korean Baseball Association has banned Baltimore Orioles scouts from all sanctioned Korean Baseball events according to a report from The Baltimore Sun.  The move comes as a result of Baltimore’s signing of 17 year old pitching prospect Kim Seong-min.  […]

Orioles may be serious about Manny Ramirez

According to a report on Baltimore based WNST.net the Baltimore Orioles and free agent/formerly retired outfielder Manny Ramirez may be serious about reaching a deal.  Baltimore is looking for some right handed power to add to it’s lineup.  Ramirez is […]

Is Adam Jones the next Oriole to be traded?

The Orioles traded Jeremy Guthrie to the Rockies on Monday, the same day his arbitration hearing was scheduled to be heard.  Could CF Adam Jones be the next Oriole to be sent packing from Charm City?  Jones is two years […]

Former Oriole Clyburn shot, killed

Former Major League outfielder Danny Clyburn was shot and killed early this morning after an argument in Lancaster, SC according to The Herald Online.  Clyburn was reportedly found dead in the front yard of a lancaster home when police and […]

Orioles deal Jeremy Guthrie to Rockies

The Baltimore Orioles have traded presumed Opening Day starter Jeremy Guthrie to the Colorado Rockies in return for pitchers Jason Hammel and Matt Lindstrom.  It’s curious move for Baltimore and a potentially terrific move for Colorado.  The Rockies obtain a […]

Orioles invite Galarraga and Paulino to Spring Training

The Baltimore Orioles have agreed to minor league deals with free agents pitcher Armando Galarraga and catcher Ronny Paulino and invited them to Spring Training. Galarraga, a 30 year old right-hander, is best known for throwing a near perfect game […]

Cubs and others wooing Cespedes

Cuban outfielder Yoenis Cespedes was declared a free agent last week after gaining residency in the Dominican Republic. The Cubs have been rumored to have interest in Cespedes for months. According to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports Cespedes is being pursued […]

Cubs sign Trever Miller

According to Jayson Stark of ESPN.com the Cubs have agreed to terms with veteran reliever Trever Miller on a one year Minor league deal.  Miller will receive a Spring Training invite.  Miller, 38, pitched for St. Louis, Boston and Tampa […]

Orioles interested in Edwin Jackson?

The Baltimore Sun is reporting that the Orioles may be interested in offering free agent starter Edwin Jackson a four year deal.  The key words there are “may be” and “interested”.  The real hope is that at some point the […]

Cespedes Gains Dominican Residency

Cuban outfielder Yoenis Cespedes moved one step closer to free agency today. According to a report from MLB.com Cespedes has been granted residency in the Dominican Republic. He will now await a decision from Major League Baseball in hopes of […]

Prince Fielder to Tigers is good for Cubs

Prince Fielder has reportedly agreed to a nine year deal to join the Detroit Tigers.  The news of Fielder heading to the Motor City is good new for the Cubs. Here’s why: 1) Fielder is not only gone from the […]