Dan Connolly

Writer

Dan Connolly has been covering sports for 18 years, and baseball and the Orioles for 14 seasons, including the past 10 with The Baltimore Sun. His first year covering baseball on a daily basis was Cal Ripken Jr.'s final season as a player. It's believed that is just a coincidence.

Recent Articles

  • Orioles not winner in bid for South Korea's Byung-ho Park

    Orioles not winner in bid for South Korea's Byung-ho Park

    The Orioles made a play for South Korean slugger Byung-ho Park, but they were outbid, according to an industry source. Park, 29, was posted by his South Korean team, the Nexen Heroes, who on Friday accepted a $12.85 million bid. Yahoo Sports is reporting the Minnesota Twins made the successful...

  • Newsflash: It's not always about starting pitching

    Newsflash: It's not always about starting pitching

    As the Orioles attempt to improve for 2016, it’s pretty obvious they need better starting pitching. Last season, the rotation combined for a 4.53 ERA, the second-worst mark in the American League. In 162 games, that group combined to throw just 915 2/3 innings, third fewest in the AL. That means,...

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