Source: O’s, Ubaldo Jimenez agree – ESPN

ESPNThe Baltimore Orioles have agreed to a four-year deal worth roughly $48 million with right-handed pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez, a source confirmed to ESPN.com’s Jerry Crasnick. More from ESPN.com. The Orioles…

MLB approves expanded replay, starts this season – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMajor League Baseball vaulted into the 21st century of technology on Thursday, approving a huge expansion of instant replay in hopes of eliminating blown calls that riled up players,…

Economics drive Orioles’ trade of Johnson for Weeks – Birds Watcher

Birds WatcherThe Orioles Monday night traded closer Jim Johnson to Oakland for second baseman Jemile Weeks. Photo: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports. I knew absolutely nothing about Jemile Weeks before a…