Michael Koolidge is an Operation Iraqi Freedom/Global War on Terrorism veteran. He served six years on active duty in the U.S. Army as a cavalry and adjutant general officer, achieving the rank of captain.
Chris Davis had been scuffling, and with lefty Chris Sale on the mound, it was a perfect night for the Orioles first baseman to ride the pine. He didn’t get the entire night off, however. Manager Buck Showalter called his number in the bottom of the ninth, and Davis delivered a walk-off three-run homer.