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Question of the Day: Tomorrow is the deadline to offer arbitration to free agents, so today is your last shot to convince everyone within hearing range that the Orioles need to offer Kevin Millwood or Koji Uehara arbitration. I am personally against both of those cases. Can somebody convince me otherwise on either? -Andrew

The Toy Department: Counterpoint: O's need to sign Minka Kelly 
You remember last week when that crazy person suggested that the Orioles NEEDED to sign Derek Jeter? The awesome Kevin Van Valkenburg counters with the argument that the Orioles would do better to get his fiancée.

Orioles Insider: Wrapping up the AFL
The Arizona Fall League is over and the Scottsdale Scorpions won the championship. That's the team that had the Orioles' minor leaguers, in case you didn't know.

Looking at dozen changes at manager in baseball - MLB News | FOX Sports on MSN
According to Tracy Ringolsby, Buck Showalter is the perfect fit for the Orioles because he doesn't take orders, he gives them.

Britton won't change despite going with Boras
You may have heard that Zach Britton recently dropped his agent for Scott Boras, but Tony Pente came away from a conversation with Britton convinced that he's not a money grubber after all. 

The Towerlight " In This Corner: Baltimore starving for winner
This person who writes for Towson University's paper thinks that if the fans don't tell the Orioles how much we love them, they'll become hardened a-holes or something. Here is my question, what have the Orioles done to show that they love us?

The Orioles played liked they practiced | isportsweb
And I don't know who this person is, but he seems to think that if the Orioles had just had a better spring training record they wouldn't have sucked in the regular season.

 Orioles Card "O" the Day: Caleb Joseph, 2010 Bowman Prospects #BP55
Kevin at Card O the Day celebrates the end of the AFL with a Caleb Joseph baseball card. 

Four of us open threads, running around the desert together, in Las Vegas, looking for strippers and cocaine. So tonight, I make a toast!