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 Peter Angelos - “Maybe there's something to that. He's a very proud man. He's a classy type of player and he was probably hurt how that was disclosed.”
 Peter Angelos - “That was the original intent and understanding. Jim came on three years ago with the understanding of working with Flanagan for a period of time that would result in Mike assuming the position of general manager of the ballclub.”
 Craig Angelos - “I got the impression the terms were coming together for them, but I don't know for sure. I think they are angling for an afternoon news conference. Whether it happens or not remains to be seen.”
 Peter Angelos - “Tejada has only been here two years, so I don't know what he's talking about. We're not spending 50 million on a closer who's been a closer for only one year and 55 million for a guy who hasn't won more than 12 games in a year. If that's what his criticism is based on, it just shows he wouldn't be a great general manager.”
 Peter Angelos - “I think the past three years Jim Beattie has been leading the effort with strong assistance from Mike. Now it will be Mike's chance. I think Mike is very capable and a very bright guy who certainly is adequate to perform the job.”
 Peter Angelos - “I think the real story is that some of the demands coming from these players are absolutely outrageous, ... Baseball was on the right track until this recent spate of agreements.”
 Peter Angelos - “That does not preclude a given club from going beyond that level, ... We believe it's time to get this spiraling payroll situation under some control. The idea is to stabilize.... We believe that in order to keep the game within reach of American baseball fan we have to do some payroll stabilization here.”
 Peter Angelos - “Sam has done a good job for this organization for a long time. He is a solid baseball man. He has a great personality and is a very committed baseball professional.”
 Peter Angelos - “He is widely respected among baseball professionals and was highly recommended for the position. I am confident Jim will be a major contributor to our effort to strengthen the team.”
 Peter Angelos - “Earlier this year, with the financial stability of this organization in doubt, Governor Bob Ehrlich worked with me to guarantee a strong Baltimore Orioles organization for a generation to come. Together, we worked out a win-win situation for the citizens of Maryland. He deserves to be thanked by everyone associated with this team and by every baseball fan in the region.”
 Peter Angelos - “They are deliberately preventing their subscribers -- who are paying good money every month -- from watching the team that they consider their baseball team.”
 Peter Angelos - “We've made our decisions and joined in a contract with Major League Baseball. We intend to see that contract enforced.”
 Peter Angelos - “We think baseball is a great facilitator. It brings people together, and that's the underlying purpose of our visit,”
 Peter Angelos - “If Washington was not the capital of the United States, there would have been no chance that a baseball franchise would be put within such close proximity to an existing franchise. But on that basis, I agree with the location because we in baseball say baseball is our national pastime, and I think there's a great deal of legitimacy to that.”
 Craig Angelos - “If we can balance our budget and build these facilities we can really be a jewel in this institution.”
 Craig Angelos - “We're working feverishly to try to close the gap and to make sure we balance at the end of the year. ... There's no other option.”