The Orioles made a pair of minor deals on Tuesday night, trading infielder Steve Lombardozzi to the Pirates and catcher Michael Ohlman to the Cardinals.
Henry Urrutia has made a huge adjustment to the U.S. He's excited about the improvement in relations between the U.S. and Cuba.
There was no free agent drama for J.J. Hardy this past offseason. Just before the American League Championship Series began, the Orioles surprisingly signed Hardy to a three-year, $40 million extension.
James Shields remains a free agent. The Orioles ought not to be tempted.