American League East

Orioles relievers Zach Britton, Brad Brach discuss possibility of trade as deadline approaches

Orioles relievers Zach Britton, Brad Brach discuss possibility of trade as deadline approaches

With the nonwaiver trade deadline two weeks away and the Orioles subject of much speculation that their two-month slide to the basement of the American League East might set off a sale of their valuable pieces, two names at the center of that addressed the possibility that they might not be Orioles for much longer.

Late-inning relievers Zach Britton and Brad Brach carry plenty of value with team control through 2018 and closer experience of varying degrees, and have been linked to plenty of trade talk. Both said they don’t want to leave Baltimore and hope things could turn around for the club, but know it’s out of their control.

“There’s not...

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