Once again, the Orioles have reached a losing season. Miraculously, it's also the 14th straight time the O's will not lose 100 games. But, O's fans have returned to see the team's resurgence down the stretch.
However, "mediocrity" is a word that won't sit well with baseball fans in Baltimore. But another "M" word, "momentum", should bring more wins down the stretch, in the new season and, hopefully, a playoff berth.
But first, the Oriole front office, who will see the departure of GM Andy MacPhail by season's end, need to go on a shopping spree.
So, with that in mind, here are the five acquisition types that Baltimore should go after in the winter meetings.