Friday Bird Droppings

Patrick McDermott

The Tigers never should have put that tiki necklace on. -Craig Calcaterra

So, thus far, in terms of excitement, this World Series has failed to deliver. Oh, my kingdom for an all orange and black World Series. Oh, well. In the words of a great baseball sage, I'm not here to talk about the past. We have some news to discuss, folks. Shall we?

Despite Being Drafted, Shohei Otani Can Sign Any Time Ben Badler brings clarity to the Otani question. Fujinami seems set to sign with the Hanshin TIgers, though.

Outrighted To Triple-A: Berken, Albaladejo, Ransom: MLB Rumors - MLBTradeRumors.com Berken and Soco: Keepin It Real.

Dan Klein Continues Work to Return to the Mound So, injured college pitchers: not the next great market inefficiency.

Better Know a 2012 Oriole: Jim Johnson It's season retrospective...season.

Camden Depot: 2012 Orioles Retrospective: Nate McLouth All Nate McLouth all the time at the Depot. Ask crawdaddy about a multiyear deal for McLouth!

French's Favorite MiLB Sleepers: Baltimore Orioles - Seedlings to Stars - A Minor League Baseball Site - Draft and Prospect News, Blogs, Opinion and More A little love for Zach Davies and Nicky Delmonico.

It's the birthday of Mike "Grover" Hargrove. It's also the birthday of Wayne Garland.

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