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Orioles open dialogue with Chris Tillman's representatives regarding possible extension

Orioles open dialogue with Chris Tillman's representatives regarding possible extension

Among the discussions the Orioles had on the second day of baseball’s winter meetings were preliminary talks with right-hander Chris Tillman’s representatives regarding a possible extension, according to an industry source.  

Discussions held Tuesday at the Gaylord National Resort were merely introductory, but it marked the first time the Orioles have discussed retaining the 28-year-old Tillman long-term since the offseason following the 2014 season.

Tillman, who is scheduled to become a free agent following this upcoming season, is one of three Orioles set to make more than $10 million through the arbitration process. He is projected to make $10.6...

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