Bobby Dickerson


In the NFL they call it Black Monday. That’s the day after the regular season ends when coaches are fired.


PITTSBURGH – Sharp-eyed viewers of Orioles telecasts have noted that Jonathan Schoop is wearing a glove just like that of Manny Machado.


BOSTON – In the first 14 games this season, the Orioles have made just three errors.


The Orioles hope Manny Machado will be ready for opening day. The unofficial reports are positive, and as long as Machado is playing in spring games by mid-March, he should be in fine shape.