NEW ORLEANS -- For all those years as general manager in Montreal, it was all Jim Beattie could do to find the money to make a dramatic acquisition of a new resin bag. Now, though, things are different.
Now he's practically turned into Jed Clampett, trying to figure out how that oil well wound up in his back yard.
Now, of course, Jim Beattie works for Orioles owner Peter (Money Is No Object) Angelos. And so, in what sometimes seems like a "Beverly Hillbillies" remake with crabcakes ...
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