Friday’s O’s Links: Market Weak for Zach Britton

Zach Britton looks into home plate.
GulfBird Sports/Craig Landefeld

The O’s get back at it tonight in Texas, where the Rangers will be looking for some revenge. I regret to inform you that we still have no trades to report, so let’s see what else is up…

Trade Retrospective: Wade Miley vs. Ariel Miranda

With no 2017 trades to talk about yet, let’s talk about a 2016 one that’s going, uh…

Is it that bad though? Joe Wantz of Camden Depot investigates.

Ranking the Orioles’ Top 40 Prospects Right Now

Top 40! FORTY! Greg Goldstein digs deeeeeeep for Baltimore Sports & Life. D.J. Stewart at 27 is a damn bummer.

Mountcastle’s Move to 3B Met with Positive Mindset at Bowie

The number one guy on that aforementioned top 40 list, Ryan Mountcastle, was recently promoted to Bowie, where he was also moved from shortstop to third base. He hasn’t started hitting yet in Bowie, but everybody is confident that he will, and soon.

O’s Reportedly Having Trouble Drumming Up Interest in Zach Britton

The Birds are finally ready to move a guy a year too early, rather than too late, and of course things still aren’t falling into place. Say it with me: #ThatsSoOs.

How Orioles Could Trade Zach Britton Despite Injury History

Joel Sherman of the NY Post outlines a way for the O’s to move Britton that involves two different lists of “Players to be Named Later.” I’d certainly never heard of this.

 

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