Sources say that Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts will be traded to the Cubs as soon as the Orioles decide which pitchers they want in return. . .(ht Andrew)
Real Neal adds this to Phil's comment
The ten players assigned to the “Outfield Group” for practice & instruction purposes are:
No Ronny, Phil wonders if Muskat's report on Ronny working out in CF is unverified.
You should check out the rest of the comment, as an interesting theory on an Eric Patterson for Cody Ross swap is discussed.
Here's a look at some projections for Cody
SYSTEM AVG/OBP/SLG HR-RBI-R-SB PA (or AB)
Bill James 261/333/488 15-48-45-2 287 AB
CHONE 264/339/472 12-38-38-2 283
Marcel 273/343/481 13-50-44-3 328
PECOTA 271/350/495 14-43-41 302
Cairo 263/338/473 8-30-xx-1 206
ZiPS 255/330/457 15-48-49-2 326 AB
CBS 261/332/499 17-65-55-3 349 AB
That's an average 334/481/815 mOBP/mSLG/mOPS
He's Murton (363/459/822), with more pop and a lower OBP, and can play centerfield.