After Latest Trade Deadline Haul, Long-Term Goals Remain Focus For Orioles

The Orioles’ three trade deadline deals included four players to be named later, in part because only players on a team’s 60-man player pool can move at this time. “I’m looking forward to naming those mystery players at some point and welcoming them into the organization,” GM Mike Elias said.

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What Looms For The Orioles At MLB Trade Deadline?

If Orioles GM Mike Elias has an opportunity to add more young talent at the MLB trade deadline, he’s going to make a deal. “If you’re a playoff-bound team or you’re in a playoff race, I think relievers are more valuable to you than anyone else,” Elias said.

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Orioles GM Mike Elias Downplays Under-Slot Motivation Behind Heston Kjerstad Pick

“When you’re picking that high, you don’t want to feel like you’re not taking the guy that you want, that is the right guy for you in your draft,” Orioles GM Mike Elias said of the team’s selection of Heston Kjerstad with the No. 2 overall pick.

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