Maryland gambling officials approved a new lottery drawing game Thursday. The regulators also voted to lower the minimum average annual payout that casinos are required to award players from their slot machines.
There were few African-Americans in the major leagues when Frank Robinson arrived in 1956. It was only nine years after Jackie Robinson had shattered baseball's color barrier.
State gambling regulators are recommending that Maryland's five casinos be permitted to reduce required average annual payouts from their slot machines, according to online documents.
Horseshoe Casino Baltimore is marking its first anniversary with a $111,111 giveaway. The Caesars property said it has attracted more than 5 million guests and created 1,815 jobs, most of them held by city residents.
The Baltimore Orioles are considering updates to Oriole Park at Camden Yards, the 23-year-old stadium still celebrated for its red-brick hominess and retro charm.
As they have for years, Archbishop Curley High School's football players wore Nike-made jerseys last season, the swoosh clearly visible below their left shoulders.
The Maryland Stadium Authority is seeking "prospective tenants" to lease state-owned property now occupied by the Sports Legends Museum.
The state's new gaming chief predicted at least several more years of significant casino revenue growth on Monday, the same day the state announced that it took in more than $1 billion in revenue from the lottery and casino gambling.