Mike Klingaman

Writer

A sports enterprise reporter for The Baltimore Sun, Mike Klingaman writes human-interest stories, historical profiles and a weekly retrospective called “The Sun Remembers.” He won the 1995 Associated Press Sports Editors feature writing award for a piece on Cal Ripken Jr. and was one of three finalists for the 1985 Pulitzer Prize in Specialized Reporting. A native of Catonsville, he is an avid, if oft-frustrated gardener who, for 10 years, wrote a nationally-syndicated column, "The Real Dirt."

Recent Articles

  • The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 21-27

    The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 21-27

    Jan. 24, 1981: The Mount St. Mary’s men’s basketball team, which had lost five games in a row to UMBC, routs the Retrievers, 101-58, in Emmitsburg. Durelle Lewis (18 points) stars for coach Jim Phelan’s Mountaineers, who improve to 14-1 and are ranked No. 5 in Division II. Jan. 26, 1977: The McCarron...

  • The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 14-20

    The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 14-20

    Jan. 14, 2001: The Ravens win their 10th straight, 16-3, over the Raiders in Oakland in the AFC title game to advance to the Super Bowl. Quarterback Trent Dilfer throws a 96-yard scoring pass to Shannon Sharpe, and Baltimore holds the losers’ league-best ground game to 24 rushing yards. Jan. 14,...

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