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Orioles notes: Duquette anticipates another free-agent pitcher signing; Susac misses workout

Orioles notes: Duquette anticipates another free-agent pitcher signing; Susac misses workout

Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette said Sunday that he’s optimistic the club will be able to sign another free-agent starting pitcher in coming days, correlating with the flurry of activity over the past 24 hours as pitchers try to find homes with spring training full-squad workouts beginning this week.

Duquette said the team is still seeking a starting pitcher and a left-handed hitter, saying the latter will likely also be acquired through free agency rather than a trade. That would seem to squash the notion that the Orioles are in the mix to trade for outfielder Corey Dickerson — who was abruptly designated for assignment Saturday night...

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