Now that the much-anticipated midseason trade deadline has passed, it's probably a good time to take stock of what happened over the past week and consider how it might impact the Orioles and the American League East.
The Toronto Blue Jays' pursuit of Dan Duquette has become a fascinating story on many levels, but one question keeps hitting me amid all the will-he-or-won¿t-he speculation: What is Duquette actually worth?
There was a bit of a buzz around the Orioles complex on Saturday over comments by New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman that essentially discounted the Orioles surprising 2012 season as a statistical fluke.
The Winter Meetings are officially underway today here in the Music City, as everyone from baseball executives, agents, media members and job seekers are wandering the halls of the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center.
He has more hits than Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig, a higher career batting average than Mickey Mantle and a higher postseason average than Joe DiMaggio. And it won't be long before Derek Jeter is a new lord of New York Yankees lore.