The Orioles Near-Term Outlook With Three Hypothetical Trades The positive aspect of this disaster of a season is that we're not entering late July wondering if the Orioles could stay within striking distance of the 2nd Wild Card. As such one era has formally closed, and from those ashes another begins. (You can discuss this on the BSL Board here.) Obviously any discussion… Written by Chris Stoner. Posted 2 days ago in Baltimore Orioles.