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With newfound confidence, Brian Matusz aims for a starting role - baltimoresun.com
Lots of good stuff in here about Matusz learning his lesson.

Zach Britton hurls scoreless outing in tie to Red Sox | orioles.com
I had Zach Britton as the favorite going into spring training, but at this point who knows?

Now it's Arrieta's turn | School of Roch
After back-to-back good performances from Brian Matusz and Zach Britton, Jake Arrieta takes the ball against the Blue Jays as the three compete for the fifth starter job.

2013 Positional Power Rankings: Third Base | FanGraphs Baseball
If you haven't been paying attention, FanGraphs has been ranking all of the positions, and their most recent is 3B. The O's rank 18th with Manny Machado, Wilson Betemit, and Ryan Flaherty.

Reviewing RHP Zach Clark | Baltimore Sports and Life
A look at one of the many options for call up this season.

Happy birthday to two old-time Orioles, Hobie Landrith and Clint Courtney!

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