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Orioles minimally improved, if that

While the Orioles added Miguel Tejada and Rafael Palmeiro to their team, they aren't a vastly improved club.

Originally Published: March 17, 2004
By Rob Neyer | ESPN.com

It might be some sort of record. According to ESPN.com, at this moment the Baltimore Orioles roster includes no fewer than four designated hitters: Marty Cordova, Jack Cust, Rafael Palmeiro, and David Segui.

Granted, one of them -- Palmeiro or Segui, probably -- will wind up playing first base (the roster doesn't list even one first baseman). But still, that's a lot of DHs, especially considering that three of them (Palmeiro being the lone exception) don't actually hit all that much.

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