In today’s Sun, you can read about the Orioles’ plan for Dylan Bundy and
If you've already waded through all of that, here's what some of the national outlets are writing about the Orioles:
--- General manager turned
Bowden ranks the Orioles’ offseason 28th of 30 teams, ahead of just the
Here's what he has to say about the O's:
The Orioles had a very quiet offseason marked by signing Duquette and manager
If you were wondering, he has Toronto atop the list and the LA teams close behind.
--- Speaking of Duquette, Grantland's Jonah Keri spent 10 minutes with the EVP.
Not much new ground covered here, but Duquette gives a pretty strong shout-out to the Baltimore fan base at the end:
The fans really got behind us, especially in August, September, and October — the playoff game against the Yankees was terrific. We're a hard-working, lunch-pail club. That's who we are. That's who the city is.
--- The Sporting News has a story by Susan Slusser (also a San Francisco Chronicle writer) about how the Orioles and Oakland A's hope to tap into last season's magic.
In it, A’s GM
"There's no reason they can't do what they did again," Beane says. "I can't imagine they won't, especially when they have some other young players coming. … I look at them as a team that will get better. I view Baltimore's rise as great for baseball."
--- Finally, since I know how much you enjoy uniform news, this video interview with Duquette from Tuesday includes a few shots of the Orioles out on the field wearing the new batting practice cap.