Carlos Pena, 1B, Chicago Cubs

It's that time of year: to talk about the Orioles and Pena, a sure-handed, go-for-the-fences first baseman who can probably be had on a one-year deal. Pena and the Orioles have flirted before &mdash; including last offseason &mdash; but you wonder whether he and <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PESPT000010361" title="Mark Reynolds" href="/topic/sports/baseball/mark-reynolds-PESPT000010361.topic">Mark Reynolds</a> could share a lineup, given their similar offensive games. Pena, 33, is a better defender, however.

( Getty photo / September 15, 2011 )

It's that time of year: to talk about the Orioles and Pena, a sure-handed, go-for-the-fences first baseman who can probably be had on a one-year deal. Pena and the Orioles have flirted before — including last offseason — but you wonder whether he and Mark Reynolds could share a lineup, given their similar offensive games. Pena, 33, is a better defender, however.

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