Thursday Jun 12
The Miami Herald
Jason Hammel struggles in Cubs' 4-2 loss to Pirates
With the amateur draft completed, the presence of an Orioles scout here to watch Jason Hammel and Jeff Samardzija pitch on consecutive nights stoked anticipation of the Cubs' future with the July 31 trade deadline approaching.
The Baltimore Sun
Outfielder Nelson Cruz makes good first impression as he tries to get settled in Baltimore
Nelson Cruz didn't exactly have a relaxing off day in his new city Tuesday - he spent most of the afternoon looking for a place to live.
Venezuelan Astros show support for country
Several Venezuelan-born Astros players and some of their teammates and members of the field staff posed for a picture and held up a Venezuelan flag for a photo opportunity on Sunday morning to show support for the country in turmoil.
Top 40 Orioles of All Time: #37, Jeremy Guthrie
The Top 40 Orioles series continues with a recent ex-Oriole, starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie.
Mets Rumors: Mets plan to meet with Cesar Izturis
According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, the Mets have discussed and plan to meet with shortstop Cesar Izturis during the Winter Meetings.