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Conor Jackson

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  • Are the Orioles getting left behind in the AL East?

    Are the Orioles getting left behind in the AL East?
    If this is December, then there are a lot of Orioles fans who are wondering the same thing. Why is it that every year at this time, the other American League East teams do their holiday shopping at Lord &Taylor and the Orioles seem to do most of...
  • Orioles sign 1B Travis Ishikawa, two LHPs, to minor league deals

    Orioles sign 1B Travis Ishikawa, two LHPs, to minor league deals
    The Orioles continued to add first base depth on Wednesday, signing Travis Ishikawa, as well as left-handed relievers Daniel Schlereth and Zach Braddock, to minor league contracts with invitations to major league spring training. Ishikawa, 29,...
  • Some random Orioles thoughts and observations (free agency, trades, Saunders, Ishikawa)

    Some random Orioles thoughts and observations (free agency, trades, Saunders, Ishikawa)
    It’s been somewhat amusing to me the vitriol sent my way via Twitter, email and the blog concerning the Orioles’ lack of movement so far this offseason. I understand that you want the Orioles to improve, especially considering that all the...
  • With addition of McLouth, Orioles closing door on adding any more outfielders, including Swisher

    With addition of McLouth, Orioles closing door on adding any more outfielders, including Swisher
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- With their re-signing of outfielder Nate McLouth today, the Orioles are no longer interested in free-agent Nick Swisher. Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette told reporters Wednesday night that with the addition of McLouth,...
  • Orioles sign Conor Jackson to minor league deal with spring training invite

    Orioles sign Conor Jackson to minor league deal with spring training invite
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Orioles added their latest reclamation project Wednesday, agreeing to terms with first baseman Conor Jackson on a minor league deal with an invitation to major league spring training, executive vice president Dan Duquette...
  • VIDEO: Orioles busy on Day 3, re-sign Nate McLouth

    VIDEO: Orioles busy on Day 3, re-sign Nate McLouth
    Baltimore Sun writers Eduardo A. Encina and Dan Connolly recap Day 3 of the winter meetings in Nashville, where the Orioles addressed a top priority by re-signing Nate McLouth. Find out what that means regarding the team's offseason needs and whether...
  • Time for Orioles to be more aggressive, not less

    Time for Orioles to be more aggressive, not less
    The Orioles will return from the winter meetings still needing a power bat, but it’s hard to tell whether Dan Duquette continues to believe that. He’s talking up free-agent acquisition Conor Jackson as if he can come in and fill that role, but...
  • How would you grade the Orioles' offseason so far?

    How would you grade the Orioles' offseason so far?
    Sorry if it is chilly in the bar here this weekend. All the windows are open. I’m just trying to fill my lungs with oxygen after spending all week in the recycled air of the Gaylord Opryland Hotel. So grab a bar stool and a parka. Anyway,...
  • Orioles minor leaguer Conor Jackson, the final cut of spring camp, retires

    Orioles minor leaguer Conor Jackson, the final cut of spring camp, retires
    Orioles minor league outfielder/first baseman Conor Jackson – who was the final cut in major league spring training this season – has abruptly retired, Triple-A Norfolk announced today. Jackson, who signed a minor league deal this offseason,...
  • Chris Tillman on the disabled list, still expected to pitch April 6 vs. Twins

    Chris Tillman on the disabled list, still expected to pitch April 6 vs. Twins
    The Orioles made a move Thursday night that likely solved their Opening Day roster logjam — for a few days, anyway. Right-hander Chris Tillman was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left abdominal strain, retroactive to March 22, the...
  • Orioles set 24 spots on Opening Day roster, 1 competition remains

    Orioles set 24 spots on Opening Day roster, 1 competition remains
    SARASOTA, Fla. — Orioles manager Buck Showalter spent much of Friday afternoon telling players who will and won’t be making the club’s 25-man roster — leaving him with only one decision remaining. Steve Pearce and Conor Jackson...
  • One final battle: Pearce versus Jackson

    One final battle: Pearce versus Jackson
    The Orioles are down to one roster decision: Steve Pearce or Conor Jackson for the reserve infielder-outfielder role. Pearce and Jackson are down to one emotion: Anxiety. “I need a Xanax prescription,” Jackson quipped. Jackson, 30, has...