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Lew Ford re-signs with the Orioles

Nov 9, 2012, 4:48 PM EST

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I couldn’t possibly call it quits for the week without passing along news that the Orioles have re-signed Lew Ford to a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Baltimore dropped Ford from the 40-man roster last week and none of the other 29 teams claimed him off waivers, but he’ll try to make it back to the majors as a non-roster player.

Ford’s comeback was a helluva story, as he went five years between big-league stints, but he ended up hitting just .183 in 25 games for the Orioles at age 35. With that said: LEWWWWWW!

  1. historiophiliac - Nov 9, 2012 at 6:48 PM

    Again, sometimes I wish I could just give a thumbs up to the post itself….

    LEWWWWWWWW! lol

  2. deadrabbit79 - Nov 10, 2012 at 8:02 PM

    He was out!

    • Jeremiah Graves - Nov 10, 2012 at 11:19 PM

      Incorrect. Lew Ford is never out.

      Never!

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