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Orioles refusing to discuss Manny Machado, Zach Britton in trade talks

Orioles refusing to discuss Manny Machado, Zach Britton in trade talks

This offseason, it might be natural for the Orioles to at least explore the trade markets for All-Star closer Zach Britton and third baseman Manny Machado, a pair of superstar talents with two years of club control left.

With relievers drawing premium talent via trade and in line for major contracts, and with generational talents rarely available in trades, some believe the Orioles would be well served to at least see if there’s an offer out there that they can’t refuse.

That hasn’t happened, executive vice president Dan Duquette said. And they don’t come up in discussions because Duquette doesn’t let them.

“There’s...

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