Happy Christmas Eve to the Christmas celebrators among us. It will surely not surprise any of you that there isn’t much news on Christmas Eve Sunday that has to do with the Orioles.
There are now 95 days until Opening Day, which is still quite a lot indeed. But the days are ticking down for Dan Duquette and the Orioles to begin making moves that will shape the 2018 and beyond. Get a move on!
I have two whole links for you today.
Baltimore Orioles: Quick holiday gift guide for Birdland fans
It's Christmas Eve so if you haven't already bought your loved ones gifts, it's probably a little too late.
Could Zach Britton get an extension and become a starter again? - School of Roch
It's Christmas Eve and Roch is required to post something.
Is today your birthday? Happy birthday! You have three Orioles birthday buddies. Current Oriole and possible future member of the starting rotation Miguel Castro turns 23 today. Former pitcher and mentor Kevin Millwood, who put up a 5.10 ERA in his only seaon with the Orioles, turns 43.
And Chico Garcia, whose entire major league baseball career is comprised of 71 plate appearances for the 1954 Orioles, was born on this day in 1924.