Author | Luke Jones

Duquette dismisses report of Orioles closing in on Lester trade

Duquette dismisses report of Orioles closing in on Lester trade

July 30, 2014 | Luke Jones

The executive vice president of baseball operations reiterated he’s not looking to deal his top pitching prospects.

Lester deal to Orioles isn’t happening without sacrifice of top pitching prospect

July 30, 2014 | Luke Jones

Orioles pondering right fit with trade deadline approaching

Orioles pondering right fit with trade deadline approaching

July 29, 2014 | Luke Jones

Dan Duquette and Buck Showalter made no indication that a deal was imminent as Thursday’s non-waiver trade deadline looms.

Ravens sign defensive back Norman, waive Towson product Sheppard

July 29, 2014 | Luke Jones

Dealing with injuries and depth concerns at the cornerback position, the Ravens added defensive back Marrio Norman to their 90-man preseason roster on Tuesday. Starter Lardarius Webb continues to deal with a back injury and fourth-year veteran Chykie Brown has recently been hobbled by a hamstring injury, prompting the Ravens to sign Norman after he [...]

Rice can continue to expect support from M&T Crowd in aftermath of assault

July 29, 2014 | Luke Jones

Luke Jones

Luke Jones is the Baltimore Ravens and Orioles beat reporter for WNST.net & AM 1570 WNST as well as co-host of The Morning Reaction with Drew Forrester, 6-10 weekdays. His mind is filled with useless sports knowledge and movie quotes, yet he rarely remembers where he put his car keys. Luke's favorite sports memories include attending the Ravens' Super Bowl XXXV victory parade in the pouring rain and watching the Terps advance to the Final Four at the Carrier Dome in 2002, making snow-heavy Syracuse bearable for one day. Luke was the winner of WNST's King of Baltimore Sportstalk competition in 2009 and covered the Orioles, University of Maryland basketball and football, and Ravens training camp before joining the WNST family full-time in the summer of 2011. Follow him on Twitter (@BaltimoreLuke) in addition to his contributions at WNST.net.