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Looking at Nelson Cruz's history against the Tigers and the O's ALDS rotation possibilities
Looking at Nelson Cruz's history against the Tigers and the O's ALDS rotation possibilities

When Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette introduced Nelson Cruz to the media back in February, he was quick to point out the slugger’s postseason accolades. There’s no doubt the Orioles have gotten their money’s worth in their one-year, $8 million investment in the 34-year-old pending free agent, but could the true payoff be ahead? Cruz will head into the Orioles’ American League Division League Series matchup against the Detroit Tigers with 34 postseason games under his belt. He is by far is the Orioles’ most-experienced playoff player. He has 14 career postseason home runs, which is fifth-most among active players (if you count Derek...

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