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The Orioles could learn a thing or two from the Cavs' blockbuster trades

The Orioles could learn a thing or two from the Cavs' blockbuster trades

With spring training quickly approaching, the Orioles are still lacking three starting pitchers, a left-handed hitting outfielder and a utility infielder or third baseman who preferably bats left-handed.

Is there hope for landing these must-haves before pitchers and catchers report to Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla., on Tuesday? For inspiration, the Orioles need not look any further than the Cleveland Cavaliers.

In one fell swoop before Thursday’s NBA trade deadline, the Cavaliers acquired four players who can help them this year and in the future while giving up six players who had not lived up to expectations this season. It was a stunning turn of events for a team that...

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