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  • Who is Brandon Hyde? Get to know the Orioles' new manager

    Who is Brandon Hyde? Get to know the Orioles' new manager

    The Orioles officially named Chicago Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde the 20th manager in club history late Friday afternoon. Buck Showalter’s replacement has a strong background in player development and as a major league coach. Here’s what you need to know about Hyde. Brandon Hyde file Age: 45 Hometown:...

  • Orioles hire Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde as 20th manager in club history

    Orioles hire Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde as 20th manager in club history

    Brandon Hyde will be the 20th manager in Orioles history, the club announced Friday, solidifying the selection that was first reported Tuesday at baseball's winter meetings but was deemed premature by executive vice president and general manager Mike Elias as it beamed from the television screen...

  • Ravens notes: Harbaugh hopes Tony Jefferson, Marlon Humphrey can play Sunday

    Ravens notes: Harbaugh hopes Tony Jefferson, Marlon Humphrey can play Sunday

    Ravens safety Tony Jefferson practiced for a second straight day Friday, and coach John Harbaugh said that if it were up to him, Jefferson would play Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. “I thought he did well,” Harbaugh said. “We’ll have to see what the trainers say, but I thought he did well.”...

  • Staff picks for Week 15 of the NFL season

    Staff picks for Week 15 of the NFL season

    Baltimore Sun writers and editors pick every game of the NFL season. Click on the photos above to see predicted winners in Week 15. Jen Badie: 134-70-2 overall, 10-6 last week Edward Lee: 128-76-2 overall, 11-5 last week Mike Preston: 125-79-2 overall, 9-7 last week Peter Schmuck: 125-79-2 overall,...

  • Five things we learned from the Orioles' week at baseball's winter meetings

    Five things we learned from the Orioles' week at baseball's winter meetings

    With the first winter meetings of the new era of Orioles baseball under executive vice president and general manager Mike Elias wrapped Thursday, the first glimpse at how the team might be operated and what its short- and long-term goals are provided plenty to ponder. Some things remained the same,...

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