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John Lannan

Taking a look at some non-tendered free agents

I’m about to board a flight to Nashville in a bit to cover the Winter Meetings, where Dan Connolly and I will be spending countless hours inside the Opryland Hotel reporting on all things regarding the Orioles.

You’ll hear a lot of names this week. You may hear about the Orioles’ revived interest in Josh Hamilton. Don’t believe it.

Covering my first Winter Meetings in Dallas, I don’t think I left the hotel once. It’s that hectic chasing down all the rumors.

So while I’m on my way to Nashville, here’s some hot stove breakfast. Several players joined the free-agent crop Friday after they were non-tendered contracts.

Here are my thoughts on a few and whether...