| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:24 AM
In talking to Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette on Thursday, I asked whether he had made any progress on the club’s pending free agents,a group that includes pitchers Scott Feldman and Jason Hammel, infielder Brian Roberts and outfielder...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 10:58 AM
Nov. 6, 2005: Maryland's third-ranked field hockey team defeats No. 1 Wake Forest, 3-2, for the Atlantic Coast Conference championship in College Park. Freshman Susie Rowe scores the game-winner with 41 seconds left, giving Terps coach Missy Meharg her...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:33 PM
On Tuesday evening, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis will find out whether he is a finalist for the American League Most Valuable Player Award.
On Monday night, he lost his first two awards battles of the offseason with Detroit Tigers third baseman and...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:42 AM
It looks as though 53 homers and 138 RBIs doesn’t go as far as it used to these days.
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis’ remarkable season earned him recognition in every major offseason postseason award, but Davis netted just one trophy...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:04 PM
While the National Baseball Hall of Fame was announcing Wednesday that three players in their first year of eligibility — pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine and slugger Frank Thomas — had been elected by the writers' association in the...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 3:00 AM
We'll take a break from Orioles rumors that most likely won’t come to fruition -- I never say never, but I say "most likely not" a whole lot in the winter -- to look at the findings of a pretty cool book I thought would be of interest to many of...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 10:04 AM
The Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2014 is being announced on Wednesday, and it is completely loaded with lots of candidates who are eligible for the first time, along with a slew of candidates who have been on the ballot previously, and one candidate,...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:27 AM
Welcome back to the bar. We got the furnace and leaky roof fixed just in time, apparently.
Today, I want to discuss a person whose name triggers some of the best arguments in Connolly's Bar history: Mike Mussina.
Every time we bring up the former...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 10:15 AM
J.J. Hardy admitted this spring that his 2012 season was probably the lowest point of his career offensively.
He didn’t make an excuse out of a nagging shoulder injury that gave him sharp pain every time he threw the ball from shortstop to first...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:49 AM
The Orioles will begin interviews for a new pitching coach today, bringing an established group of candidates to Baltimore for the open position.
Former Philadelphia Phillies pitching coach Rich Dubee will be interviewed today by Orioles manager Buck...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:18 PM
The Orioles have received permission to interview several external candidates for their vacant pitching coach position, with one of the higher profile interviewees coming to Baltimore on Wednesday, according to industry sources.
Current Seattle Mariners...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:43 PM
NEW YORK -- Manny Machado is hoping this isn’t his last All-Star Game. But if it is, it’s an experience the Orioles’ 21-year-old third baseman and his family won’t ever forget.
That’s because Machado brought his mother,...