C.J. Wilson (baseball)

Orioles' Showalter, Duquette talk outfield depth, pitching, prospects in FanFest Q&A

Orioles' Showalter, Duquette talk outfield depth, pitching, prospects in FanFest Q&A

During their question-and-answer session with season plan holders that kicked off Saturday’s FanFest, Orioles manager Buck Showalter and executive vice president Dan Duquette shed some light on a few topics of interest like outfield platoons, roster construction and their plans for the rest of the offseason.

-- The first question was about rookie first baseman Trey Mancini, who slugged three home runs in the last two weeks of the 2016 season but seems to have been shoved out of the main roster picture by the return of right fielder/designated hitter Mark Trumbo.

Showalter and Duquette both said Mancini remains firmly in the team’s plans, and will be part of whatever they...

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