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Showalter makes it clear this September won't be a time for auditions
Showalter makes it clear this September won't be a time for auditions

Often in the past 15 years, the Orioles have used September as a proving ground for the following season, experimenting with what they had in order to get a better idea of what they needed to fortify in the winter. The Orioles head into this year's offseason with obvious questions at second base and left field — where incumbents Brian Roberts and Nate McLouth are pending free agents — and backup catcher after designating Taylor Teagarden for assignment last week. With the expansion of rosters this month, the Orioles have promoted three 20-somethings who theoretically could be the answers at their respective positions: infielder Jonathan Schoop, outfielder Henry Urrutia...

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