Buck Showalter


BALTIMORE – Bud Norris knew that his sprained right groin would prevent him from making his next scheduled start when we tried to throw a bullpen session on Wednesday.


BALTIMORE – Early Thursday morning, Orioles manager Buck Showalter announced that Bud Norris, who exited Saturday’s game after five innings with a strained right groin, would have an MRI.


BALTIMORE -- Bud Norris threw a bullpen session on Wednesday, and after it, manager Buck Showalter decided that Norris would not make his scheduled start on Friday.


BALTIMORE -- Manny Machado attended a hearing to appeal his five-game suspension for the June 8 bat throwing incident on Wednesday.


BALTIMORE – The most overlooked hero in Monday’s exciting win was Orioles reliever Brad Brach.