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The Hangout has learned that Lou Montanez was pulled for tonight's game with Bowie and is heading to Anaheim for his first taste of big league ball.

Although this is unconfirmed yet by the Orioles, it would seem that this could mean that Adam Jones could be heading to the disabled list.

More when it becomes available.

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The Hangout has learned that Lou Montanez was pulled for tonight's game with Bowie and is heading to Anaheim for his first taste of big league ball.

Although this is unconfirmed yet by the Orioles, it would seem that this could mean that Adam Jones could be heading to the disabled list.

More when it becomes available.

I knew it...give this kid a shot...he deserves it!

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The Hangout has learned that Lou Montanez was pulled for tonight's game with Bowie and is heading to Anaheim for his first taste of big league ball.

Although this is unconfirmed yet by the Orioles, it would seem that this could mean that Adam Jones could be heading to the disabled list.

More when it becomes available.

Well, there goes the whole Bowie pennant race theory.

I'd prefer to see Reimold, but I'm glad to see the organozation is putting the needs of the Big league club ahead of Bowie's pennant race.

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Me neither. I'm glad to see what the Montanez can do, but man does it suck losing Jones to the DL. He has gotten to be so fun to watch. What a bummer.

Yes this is true...but what would we do in this situation? What if Montanez comes up and is a stud? What happens to Reimold?

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Me neither. I'm glad to see what the Montanez can do, but man does it suck losing Jones to the DL. He has gotten to be so fun to watch. What a bummer.

I hate seeing Jones going on the DL.

However, while he's out I hope we see a lot of Montanez and not much of Payton.

Can Lou play CF?

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Ironic you would say this reference losing someone involved in the Bedard deal to the DL. Wasn't a guy named bummer the one who hated that deal so much?

I didn't remember that there was someone who hated that deal. But, that would be an appropriate name for such a person...;)

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Did they have a roster spot open, or is this expected because Jones is heading to the DL and they will replace Lou with Jones.

If there is a spot open, could he be there for tonights game, or will he get into LAA for tomorrow. Im assuming that he gets here tomorrow since he just got the callup today.

I wanted it to be Reimold, but I dont mind Lou coming up, he was mashing the ball and really deserved it.

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There's room for both if we could get rid of Payton. Unfortunately, no one wants him.

I'm extremely skeptical of Lou having long-term ML success. His career Mil OPS is .773. Maybe he finally figured it out this season, but I don't think this is the case. Before this season, Montanez had 3,200 Mil AB's that showed he can't hit. He has hit well in 400 AB this season. I'll put my money on the 3,200 AB that say he can't hit.

I actually Reimold would be more likely to have success if he was called up. His K:BB ratio is much better than Lou's this season, which makes me think he would have less trouble with ML pitching.

Just my 2 cents.

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