About Dan Connolly

Dan Connolly has written about Major League Baseball and the Baltimore Orioles for the last 23 seasons. He most recently covered the Orioles for The Athletic and spent more than a decade covering baseball at The Baltimore Sun. He is the author of “100 Things Orioles Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die.”

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Monitoring MLB spring training: One player from each National League team to watch for the next month.
american league
Somehow, spring training games are almost upon us. The Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres open the Cactus League
MLB spring training storylines
As pitchers and catchers get to work for the 2024 MLB season, here are the biggest MLB spring training storylines including Shohei Ohtani.
blake snell, jordan montgomery
With spring training in its early stages around MLB, we look at where Blake Snell and the other three big free agents left land for the 2024 season.
The Jose Altuve and Bobby Witt Jr. extensions are great for MLB and the fans. Why other teams should keep them coming.
Corbin Burnes
How did the Baltimore Orioles and Milwaukee Brewers make out in the Corbin Burnes trade? Dan Connolly provides his expert analysis.
Baltimore Orioles
The sale of the Baltimore Orioles from John Angelos to David Rubenstein could wind up being a great development for MLB and the local area.
Baseball Hall of Fame, Adrian Beltre
Another Baseball Hall of Fame vote is official, and this one was a bit surprising. It was the first time since 2019 we selected three inductees in one class.
MLB: Adley Rutschman
For the first time in 35 years of ranking top prospects, one MLB club has been No. 1 for three consecutive years with three different players.
free agent: baseball
Although baseball’s headlines this offseason have been dominated by how much clubs have spent on free agents, there are other issues.