Rumors circulated yesterday from Peter Gammons on Twitter about the Orioles asking the Braves about trading for Nick Markakis.

Obviously, the Orioles still have a need for a Right Fielder and a lead off hitter. They thought they had Dexter Fowler in the fold to be that guy, but he decided that Chicago was a better fit for him.

Markakis does have a bad contract and would be owed roughly $33 million left over 3 years.  There are a ton of fans that still love him and would love to see him back in an Orioles uniform. Some people say if the Orioles make a move for him then that would mean they made a mistake in not signing him when he was a free agent.

I think the Orioles would have loved to have had Nick back here, I believe the Braves overpaid for him but it does make sense for them to kick the tires on him and see if they could strike a deal.

But what would you be willing to give up to get him?

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