Here’s what people are saying about Elias, who comes to the Orioles from the Houston Astros.
Most fans on social media celebrated Elias’ addition as a positive step for the struggling team.
More fans hoped Elias’ presence would provide the team the shot in the arm it needs to capture a winning season.
Others had specific demands for Elias.
Still more fans were skeptical, and pointed out potential difficulties Elias could face.
And some had extremely high expectations.