5 Reasons the Baltimore Orioles Should Avoid Signing Josh Hamilton

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5 Reasons the Baltimore Orioles Should Avoid Signing Josh Hamilton
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According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Baltimore Orioles have shown interest in possibly the biggest name in free agency this offseason—outfielder Josh Hamilton.

On paper, Baltimore seems like a decent fit for Hamilton. The O's are looking for a power bat and could use a left fielder. Hamilton is a power hitter and can play in left. Let's sign him, right?

Not so fast.

Even though Josh Hamilton is a very good player, the O's don't need to go out of their way to sign him. Here are five reasons why.

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