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Outfield threesome gives O's high hopes

Reimold, Jones and Markakis (all 25 and younger) form promising trio in LF, CF and RF

Originally Published: July 7, 2009
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

Adam Jones touched 96 mph on the radar gun in high school and Nick Markakis was a star pitcher at Young Harris junior college in Georgia, but Baltimore manager Dave Trembley has no plans to use either player in an emergency, Jose Canseco-like role this season.

If the day comes when the Orioles are losing 18-2 and the bullpen is fried, backup infielder Oscar Salazar better be prepared to break out his fastball and his curve. The skipper is not committing professional suicide.

"Jones ...

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