Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:59:18 -0800
The Toronto Blue Jays have ended negotiations with the Baltimore Orioles for executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette, whom they had wanted to become the organization's chief executive officer. The two sides were never close to a deal and the Blue Jays refused to consider the Orioles' demands for P Jeff Hoffman and two other top prospects as compensation for Duquette.
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:38:49 -0800
Baltimore Orioles executive vice president of baseball operation Dan Duquette appears close to joining the Toronto Blue Jays as their chief executive officer, according to a source.
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 13:48:37 -0800
Baltimore Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette is believed to be a candidate for the Toronto Blue Jays chief executive officer position, and the two sides has discussed possible compensation if Duquette joined the Blue Jays, according to sources. The two sides are not close to a deal at this point.
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 10:50:45 -0800
Baltimore Orioles general manager Dan Duquette remains in the running to become the next president of the Toronto Blue Jays. However, Orioles owner Peter Angelos can prevent him from leaving the organization, even for a position with a higher title and salary. Both teams would need to agree on compensation in order for Duquette to join the Blue Jays.
Sun, 07 Dec 2014 10:05:02 -0800
The Toronto Blue Jays are reportedly seeking a replacement for president and chief executive officer Paul Beeston, according to multiple sources. Baltimore Orioles general manager Dan Duquette and Chicago White Sox executive vice president Kenny Williams are candidates that have been discussed internally. There has been speculation that Beeston could retire at the end of the year.
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:08:16 -0700
Although the team did not give a specific amount, Baltimore Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette said the 2015 payroll would likely be higher. Duquette notes that he still needs to meet with team ownership to discuss the payroll, but he expresses confidence that it will rise. "The important thing for our fans to know is that we've increased our payroll over the last couple years," says Duquette. "I expect that we'll be able to increase our payroll because the fans have responded to our team the last couple of years."
Sun, 25 May 2014 23:57:50 -0700
Baltimore Orioles SP Johan Santana has a June 1 opt-out date in his contract, but the team is not worried about him exercising it. "That's open for discussion," Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette said. "It's a fluid situation."
Tue, 13 May 2014 00:34:44 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles discussed trade talks with the Houston Astros about possibly bringing in a backup catcher, but the talks did not progress further. Orioles vice-president Dan Duquette and Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow are gauging to see if there is a potential match.
Sun, 04 May 2014 22:57:46 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles are downplaying any talk of free-agent 1B Kendrys Morales rejoining the team in 2014, and general manager Dan Duquette stressed there has been no talk about Morales since spring training. Duquette said with 1B Chris Davis (oblique) progressing in his recovery Davis would likely return to first and OF Nelson Cruz would be the designated hitter, leaving little room for Morales.
Sat, 15 Feb 2014 20:33:48 -0800
Baltimore Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette said the team is willing to give up their first-round draft choice in order to sign one of the players that rejected their qualifying offers.