The Baltimore Orioles started off 2011 with a great win streak. Zach Britton came up from the minors and has pitched spectacularly.
Things looked good, then they started to lose.
Now they sit at 14-16 after a demoralizing loss against the Royals, and although they are sitting in third place in their division, they are on the verge of dropping back into the cellar.
The offense is struggling and some of the pitchers are just getting killed. Nick Markakis is finally showing signs of life, but he started the year terribly. The rest of the offense is underperforming and the Orioles need someone to come in and inject some life into their team.
Here are the internal options that could turn the season around before the losses start piling up.