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Orioles laugh at Jon Heyman’s report that they “haven’t ruled out” signing Johnny Damon

Tampa Bay Rays v Baltimore Orioles

BALTIMORE, MD - SEPTEMBER 13: Johnny Damon #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays tips his helmet after stealing second base for his 400th career stolen base against the Baltimore Orioles during the second inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on September 13, 2011 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

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UPDATE: Well, that didn’t take long. Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette laughed and then replied “I don’t think so” when asked about Heyman’s report that they “haven’t ruled out” signing Damon. Shocking.

Remember last month, when we had a post about how Jon Heyman was trying his best to get Johnny Damon a job this season?

Well, he’s still trying:

#orioles havent ruled out johnny damon. however, nothing expected immediately

— Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) March 7, 2012

Damon is a Scott Boras client. Coincidentally.