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The Schmuck Stops Here

The Schmuck Stops Here Peter Schmuck's musings on the local and national sports scene
As Yankees and Red Sox stock up, Orioles shop at the bargain bins

There are two kinds of teams that attend the annual baseball winter meetings – the ones that come to hunt and the ones that come to gather information for future reference.

It wasn’t hard to discern which was which this year.

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Faces of the winter meetings: Matt Klentak

Philadelphia Phillies general manager Matt Klentak should be familiar to Orioles fans.

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Ian Desmond was mentioned as a right field possibility for the Orioles, but really wasn't

The Orioles have made no secret of their desire to acquire a solid all-around corner outfielder, so their name came up often during the time that versatile former Washington Nationals and Texas Rangers star Ian Desmond was on the market.

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Faces of the winter meetings: Joe Maddon

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon made history when he led the team to their first World Series title in more than a century, but that didn't make him immune to some second-guessing for the way he handled his pitching staff in Games 6 and 7.

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If the Orioles stand pat, they're bound to drop off

The Orioles' 2017 expectations took another big hit Tuesday, when the Boston Red Sox pulled off the first major deal of the winter meetings.

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Claire Smith becomes first female baseball writer to win BBWAA's prestigious Spink Award

ESPN's Claire Smith, who helped blaze the trail for the first generation of female baseball writers, became the first woman and fourth African-American to win the prestigious J.G.

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