Kevin Gausman

Dan Duquette out as Orioles executive vice president as club announces leadership changes

Dan Duquette out as Orioles executive vice president as club announces leadership changes

Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette, who helped build three playoff teams after arriving in Baltimore in 2011 and in July took on the public face of the team's rebuild by trading the club’s top stars away during the worst season in franchise history, won't be around to see the rest of the transition.

The Orioles announced Wednesday night that Duquette won't be offered a new contract to return as the team's baseball chief, his departure coming on the same day the team told longtime manager Buck Showalter he wouldn't be back in 2019. Together, their exits mark the end of the most successful period in recent franchise history and is the surest sign yet the Orioles are heading...

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