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  1. Baltimore Orioles possibly saving money for MachadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Birds Watcher

    Many have been wondering why Dan Duquette did not sign any one of the 2014 Orioles who entered free agency this off-season, especially Nelson Cruz , Nick Markakis , and Andrew Miller . Many justified Duquette's decision by saying he will take that money and use it during the Winter Meetings in order to purchase another free agent.

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  2. Baltimore Orioles Need Chris Davis To Return To Form In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Rant Sports

    ... rumors, their offense may actually be in pretty good shape yet as well. After all, they still have Adam Jones and J.J. Hardy . Plus, 22-year-old Manny Machado and three-time All-Star Matt Wieters could very well bounce back from their 2014 ailments ...

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  3. Tigers' Defense Could Be Key to Championship AspirationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Motor City Bengals

    Oct 5, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler throws out Baltimore Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy during the third inning in game three of the 2014 ALDS baseball playoff game at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports For many who will live through this era of Tigers baseball, what will stand out in history are big bats, and power arms.

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  4. Adam Jones discusses the departures of Nick Markakis and Nelson CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Hometown Annapolis

    Orioles center fielder Adam Jones had played alongside Nick Markakis for seven seasons. They became good friends and are often talked about in one breath: Markakis and Jones; Jones and Markakis.

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  5. Baltimore Orioles Rumors: Justin Upton Trade Is NecessaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Rant Sports

    ... is their only option, the Orioles are in a win-now mode and they need Upton's bat. The team has aging stars like J.J. Hardy , and they also have players coming close to the end of their contracts like Chris Davis and Adam Jones . Their window of ...

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  6. More than just on-field production to replace if O's lose Cruz and MarkakisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... careful in finding replacements who mesh well with the current leadership of cornerstone players like Jones and J.J. Hardy. So if the Orioles are serious about trading for a player like the Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp or pursuing a deal with ...

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  7. Looking at the Baltimore Orioles' Lineup Without CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Birds Watcher

    ... Manny Machado would need to continue on his path to stardom with his first injury-free major league season; J.J. Hardy would need to regain some of the power he lost in 2014; and Jonathan Schoop would need to raise his .209 batting average for the ...

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  8. Who's on first for the Baltimore Orioles?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Birds Watcher

    ... minors, so having someone he knows playing to his right would be beneficial to a young player. Combine that with J.J. Hardy and Manny Machado guarding the left side of the infield, and things still look fairly formidable. One last thing regarding ...

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  9. The Baltimore Orioles are still favorites to win the AL EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Birds Watcher

    ... Cabrera could be the last piece to the puzzle that is Baltimore's offense. The contract extension of shortstop J.J. Hardy helps solidify the team's defense moving forward. Baltimore's .986 fielding percentage was tied for third-best in the Majors ...

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  10. Baltimore Orioles rumors: Crucial free agency decisions loomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Isportsweb.com

    ... demand at least three years on their upcoming contracts, and the multi-year deal that the team gave shortstop J.J. Hardy this past October may make them less willing to spend. That unwillingness to spend will become increasingly more important in ...

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  11. Yankees must counter Boston's big movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | New York Yankees

    ... is that we should not sleep on Baltimore, even though its biggest moves have been the re-signing of shortstop J.J. Hardy and the continued pursuit of its own guy, right-fielder Nick Markakis . The Blue Jays also aren't finished, even though they've ...

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  12. Peter Schmuck: Peter Schmuck: Once again, Orioles take wait-and-see approach in offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Hometown Annapolis

    ... Series for the first time since 1997. This fall, Duquette surprised everyone by signing Gold Glove shortstop J.J. Hardy to a rich contract extension in the middle of the playoffs, but if that was a signal that he was going to be more proactive this ...

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  13. SCHMUCK: Orioles' Duquette again shows patience, restraintRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | York Dispatch

    ... Series for the first time since 1997. This fall, Duquette surprised everyone by signing Gold Glove shortstop J.J. Hardy to a rich contract extension in the middle of the playoffs, but if that was a signal that he was going to be more proactive this ...

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  14. Baltimore Orioles: Boston on the power playRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Birds Watcher

    ... out ask me why the Orioles weren't in on these two players in general. Look no further than Manny Machado and J.J. Hardy for the answer to that. Comparatively, Sandoval is a better power hitter than Machado. But I'm not sure that anyone in the ...

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  15. Manny Machado appears to have married his longtime girlfriend, Yainee AlonsoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... inning against the Cleveland Indians at Camden Yards. (Karl Merton Ferron, Baltimore Sun) Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy, right, runs past third baseman Manny Machado after scoring on a sacrifice fly in the second inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

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  16. Baltimore Orioles are content with makeup of this teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Birds Watcher

    ... would try to protect their assets and remain content with who they have moving forward in 2015. After signing J.J. Hardy to an extension, the core of the team is set. Adam Jones , Manny Machado , Matt Wieters , Chris Davis and Hardy make up that ...

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  17. Orioles sign shortstop Rey Navarro to major league contractRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | Camden Chat

    ... logged time at second and third base as well as at short. Roch writes that "the Orioles want viable options if ( J.J. Hardy ) goes down with an injury," which is a sensible plan. They don't seem to have had any this year, given that they went out of ...

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  18. Should the Baltimore Orioles explore trade options?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Birds Watcher

    ... interest over the past couple of years in keeping "their guys." They stepped up in 2012 and gave Adam Jones and J.J. Hardy extensions, and of course they exteded Hardy again last month. They're currently working on doing the same with Nick Markakis, ...

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  19. The instant replay challenges that hurt the Orioles the most in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Camden Chat

    ... Joe Maddon had a different view, and his prevailed. But the Orioles got the last laugh in a 4-0 win. June 29th: J.J. Hardy single is overruled. Two days later in the same series, J.J. Hardy was batting against Rays reliever Brad Boxberger in the top ...

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  20. Cal Ripken talks about shortstop J.J. Hardy and the Orioles defenseRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. When J.J. Hardy won his third consecutive American League Gold Glove Award earlier this month, he became only the second Orioles shortstop to win at ...

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