Miguel Gonzalez

Spend Our Way to the World Series

With many of baseball's free agents signed to contracts, and pitchers and catchers due to report to the Orioles' Sarasota spring training complex in a little over a month, there's not too much Executive Vice President of Operations Dan Duquette can do to drastically alter the 2014 Baltimore Orioles, unless he decides to pull off a mega-trade just in time to make this resolution moot. Every move Duquette has made to this point has caused plenty of bellyaching in Birdland, which is to say it's been another offseason of dumpster-diving for spare parts and diamonds in the rough without signing a big-name free agent.

Well, that's not entirely true. The O's signed closer...