A.J. Pierzynski has 16 years in the majors, but he's yet to experience something in Boston.
Ryan Webb was surprised when the Miami Marlins let him go last week. He was even more surprised when he got the call from Baltimore just hours later.
The Orioles selected third baseman Michael Almanzar in the Rule 5 draft. They also added outfielder Julio Borbon, who has substantial major league experience in the minor league portion of the draft.
The winter meetings ended without the Orioles signing a closer. Dan Duquette said that could happen soon.