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Orioles, Ubaldo Jimenez hope they're perfect dance partners
Orioles, Ubaldo Jimenez hope they're perfect dance partners

Ubaldo Jimenez’s baseball career is well-documented. His ups and downs in the major leagues have been thoroughly dissected. A wunderkind who once was among baseball’s best young pitchers, Jimenez’s career trajectory plummeted dramatically in the past few seasons before he resuscitated it with a tremendous second half last year. And that led the Orioles to give the 30-year-old right-hander a four-year, $50 million deal, the most lucrative contract the club has ever handed out to a free-agent pitcher. Perhaps the biggest mystery surrounding this 2014 team is which Jimenez the club signed — the one who befuddles hitters with a funky delivery and offerings that...

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