Matt Wieters has spent most of his life studying complex situations with an engraver's penchant for detail. He's always processed any available information before cautiously proceeding to the next step.
So, yes, Wieters understands the gravity of the next few weeks and months. If he told you otherwise, he wouldn't be honest — and look-you-in-the-eye honesty is one of Wieters' unquestioned attributes.
The 29-year-old Orioles catcher, who has been with the organization since being drafted in 2007, is facing a crossroads. A pending free agent, he could be down to his final three weeks in the only uniform he has worn as a professional.
He's thinking about it, but not...