Orioles won't sign Grant Balfour
BALTIMORE -- The Baltimore Orioles won't be closing a deal for All-Star closer Grant Balfour.
Days after reaching a preliminary agreement with the free agent pending a physical, the Orioles said Friday that they weren't satisfied with the results of Balfour's exam.
"This is a deal that's not going to come together," Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette said on a conference call.
Duquette declined to say what specifically concerned him ...
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