Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with some reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:
The Orioles' regulars rallied to top the Red Sox on Sunday and the reserves fell to the Blue Jays. ... Orioles manager Buck Showalter called Red Sox manager Terry Francona to address his comments about Boston G.M. Theo Epstein. ... VCU shocked Kansas and Kentucky beat North Carolina to set this year's Final Four.
Hitting the links:
1. Orioles third baseman Mark Reynolds appears to be a perfect fit for his new city [Baltimore Sun]
2. Jake Fox will hit 30 home runs? [Camden Depot]
3. Brad Bergesen's health, Chris Tillman's unevenness are big factors in the O's rotation race [Baltimore Sun]
4. ESPN's Tim Kurkjian talks about Zach Britton [MASN]
5. Nolan Reimold continues making his case to stay in with the Orioles [Baltimore Sun]
6. Measuring Jeremy Guthrie against the world [CSN Baltimore]
7. Here's a pretty good Ravens draft primer [CBS Sports]
8. Kevin Cowherd: Tom Zbikowski's side job must be a punch in the gut for John Harbaugh [Baltimore Sun]
9. Would Baltimore support a Tom Zbikowski fight? [Ravens Insider]
10. The Capitals sending Braden Holtby back to Hershey was a mistake [On Frozen Blog]
You said it:"Cam Newton will take the league by storm and easy number 1 pick by far -- it is not even close -- Cam will win 3 to 4 titles within 10 years guaranteed if he goes to Cincinatti who will try to trade Carson Palmer to Carolina for the pick." -- reader LarryMitchell would take Cam Newton over Blaine Gabbert
Video of the morning:
I'm not familiar with the work of Oilers goalie Devan Dubnyk, but this save was a beaut
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