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Connolly's Corner By Dan Connolly

Properly Analyzing The MLB Draft Requires Hindsight, Not Knee-Jerk Reactions

Fans often want to pick apart professional sports drafts the moment they occur, but Dan Connolly says that's ludicrous, especially in baseball, when many draftees don't make it to the majors for several years.

Long Litany Of Reasons For Orioles' Woeful Start

Dan Connolly shares his thoughts on what has made the beginning of the Orioles' 2018 season so painful to endure, even if it isn't the worst stretch, record-wise, in the franchise's history.

Orioles' 2018 Season Hinges On An Improved Starting Rotation

While there will be no shortage of storylines throughout the Orioles' 2018 season, Dan Connolly says what kind of year Baltimore has hinges on one thing: starting pitching.

How Many Games Will The Orioles Win In 2018?

Dan Connolly says the 2018 Orioles look at lot like the 2017 Orioles, which is why he's predicting the team will again win 75 games this season.

Playing WAR Games In Order To Analyze Orioles Pitching Greats

Dan Connolly looks at what modern metrics -- particularly WAR, or Wins Above Replacement -- say about the greatest pitchers in Orioles history.

Eli Manning Saga Brings To Mind Buck Showalter's 'Fallen Star' Phrase

Dan Connolly says the situation with Eli Manning and the New York Giants brings to mind Buck Showalter's homespun vernacular regarding fallen stars.

Is Orioles Catching Prospect Chance Sisco Ready For The Majors?

Dan Connolly says just because catcher Welington Castillo is no longer with the Orioles doesn't mean the Chance Sisco era needs to begin immediately, as the Orioles prospect may need more time to work on his defense in the minors.

To Improve Starting Pitching, Orioles Must Be Willing To Make A Trade

Dan Connolly says Dan Duquette is going to find starting pitching any way he can, but the most logical route is to trade for it -- and trades can easily blow up on you, too.

Skill Was Always There, What's Separated Jonathan Schoop Is The Work Ethic

Despite his breakout, All-Star season, Orioles second baseman Jonathan Schoop is still working every day to be better. And Dan Connolly says that's what sets him apart.

It's Hard To Buy Into The Plan Of Hope The Orioles Are Selling

Dan Connolly says the Orioles' trade deadline moves show the organization is hoping the team's struggling starting rotation just works itself out, but in baseball, it doesn't usually work out that way.

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On A Rainy Night, Orioles Finally Rewarded With Win Vs. Nationals

After a 2-hour and 43-minute rain delay, the Orioles topped the Nationals, 3-0, in one of Baltimore's crispest games of the season.

After Brief Delay, Caleb And Corban Joseph Reunite With Orioles

Caleb Joseph and his brother Corban both made it into the Orioles' lineup June 19, marking the team's first sibling pairing since Cal Jr. and Billy Ripken in 1996.

Alex Cobb's Pride For His Brother 'Tough To Put Into Words'

Alex Cobb is the highest-profile member of his family, but he'll tell you he shouldn't be the most admired. Cobb's brother, R.J., four years his senior, spent years in the Army and was awarded a Purple Heart.

With Trade Deadline Approaching, Time For Orioles To Plan For 2019 And Beyond

Stan "The Fan" Charles says it's a disorienting time for the organization as a whole, but he takes a look at who the Orioles should start to build around.

Will Orioles Help Astros' World Series Run, Again?

Jim Henneman says closer Zach Britton -- not Manny Machado -- will have a bigger impact on both the short and long-term future of the Orioles.

Properly Analyzing The MLB Draft Requires Hindsight, Not Knee-Jerk Reactions

Fans often want to pick apart professional sports drafts the moment they occur, but Dan Connolly says that's ludicrous, especially in baseball, when many draftees don't make it to the majors for several years.

10 Questions With Orioles Reliever Miguel Castro

PressBox caught up with Orioles reliever Miguel Castro to discuss his favorite pregame meal, movie and road city to visit.

Should Orioles Hire A New GM Before MLB Trade Deadline?

Should the Orioles hire a new GM before the MLB trade deadline? Stan "The Fan" Charles and Glenn Clark weigh in.

Five Things To Know About Orioles First-Round Pick Grayson Rodriguez

Here are five things to know about Grayson Rodriguez, an 18-year-old right-handed pitcher and the Orioles' top pick in the 2018 MLB Draft.

Coaching In All-Star Game 'Tremendous Honor' For Orioles Hall of Famer Rich Dauer

Orioles Hall of Famer and retired coach Rich Dauer, who nearly died after collapsing at the Astros' World Series parade, will take part in his first All-Star Game when he joins A.J. Hinch's American League staff next month.

Fantasy Baseball Risers, Fallers: June 18, 2018

Phil Backert highlights the top fantasy baseball risers and fallers of the past week, from Angels center fielder Mike Trout to Rays first baseman C.J. Cron.

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