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11 days until Opening Day!

Something is wrong with his hat.
Something is wrong with his hat.

Camden Chat 2014 Pre-Season Contest
There are just two days left to enter our contest. So far we have 238 entries. Don't you want to join the fun?

Q&A: Dylan Bundy, Baltimore Orioles Pitcher | FanGraphs Baseball
Lots of good stuff in here. I can't wait for him to get back.

Orioles' David Lough nears return after stiff neck, concussion symptoms - baltimoresun.com
Good news for David Lough, who just needs to pass one more concussion test to get back on the field. He could play in a minor-league game today.

Chatting With Potential Orioles Closer Tommy Hunter | Press Box Online
Stan the Fan asked Tommy Hunter a few questions. I enjoyed Tommy getting a little salty of Jim Johnson's 2013 bumps in the road.

Is There a Spot on the Baltimore Orioles 25-man Roster for Michael Almanzar? | Orioles 101
I can't see how it's possible, but given the O's track record the last few years, I wouldn't be surprised.

The Baltimore Orioles Have a Frontline Starter in Chris Tillman | Baltimore Sports and Life
Some Tilly love. I'm not ready to crown him yet, though.

O’s Should Keep "Nick the Stick" in Baltimore | Eutaw Street Report
I dunno. The fact that he goes to work every day doesn't seem like a reason to keep him. I go to work every day and I have no business playing right field for the Orioles. Before deciding if I think the O's should keep him around, I'd need to see his 2014, how much it would cost, and who the alternatives are.

Prospect Watch: Henry Urrutia | Orioles Nation
A scouting report on Orioles' Outfielder Henry Urrutia

Orioles' 2014 Offense Appears to Be as Unimpressive as Last Year's | Camden Depot
Here is Daniel Moroz coming out of hiding to throw some cold water on your day.

Happy birthday to former Orioles Chris Hoiles, Manny Alexander, Paul Mirabella, and Mike Young!

On this day in 1995, the Orioles canceled the rest of their spring training games because they refused to use replacement players.