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New York-Penn All-Star Game headed to Aberdeen, Ripken Stadium in 2015

New York-Penn All-Star Game headed to Aberdeen, Ripken Stadium in 2015

The 2015 New York-Penn League All-Star Game will be played at Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen, the Aberdeen IronBirds and the New York-Penn League announced Thursday. This will be the second time Ripken Stadium has hosted the game.

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2014 Hickory Hornets, best host team ever in Cal Ripken World Series

2014 Hickory Hornets, best host team ever in Cal Ripken World Series

It was two weeks ago Friday that a team of 12-year-olds, calling themselves the Hickory Hornets, did what 11 teams before them had done: Walk onto the field with a banner proclaiming them as Harford County's host team for the Cal Ripken World Series....

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Senior athletes capture gold at state senior olympics meet

Senior athletes capture gold at state senior olympics meet

Senior athletes from Harford County captured four gold medals in the Maryland Senior Olympics track and field competition in Baltimore Saturday and Sunday.

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Aberdeen returns to Ripken Stadium, wins do not follow

Aberdeen returns to Ripken Stadium, wins do not follow

The Aberdeen IronBirds returned home to the confines of Ripken Stadium Wednesday night after a pair of days off, but the rest didn't lend any aid in the win department.

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That was a great series, I do believe [Commentary]

That was a great series, I do believe [Commentary]

I asked last week if we were having a great world series or not and now that it's over for another year, I believe it may have been one of the best yet.

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U.S. team wins Cal Ripken World Series

U.S. team wins Cal Ripken World Series

United States champion West Raleigh, N.C., won its first Cal Ripken World Series Championship Saturday night, beating International champ, Mexico, 5-2, in Cal Sr.'s Yard at the Ripken Experience powered by Under Armour complex in Aberdeen.

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IronBirds lose on wild pitch in Connecticut

IronBirds lose on wild pitch in Connecticut

Aberdeen let leads of 1-0 and 3-2 slip away Friday night in Connecticut, where the Tigers used a wild pitch in the eighth inning to hand the IronBirds to 4-3 loss in the first of three games up North.

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Hickory's bid for Cal Ripken World Series comes to an end

Hickory's bid for Cal Ripken World Series comes to an end

Harford County's run in the Cal Ripken World Series came to an end Friday evening when its host team, the Hickory Hornets, lost 7-5 to West Raleigh, N.C., in the United States Championship played at Cal Sr.'s Yard, the signature field of the Ripken...

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Harford's team to play for U.S. title at Cal Ripken World Series

Harford's team to play for U.S. title at Cal Ripken World Series

The Hickory Hornets, Harford County's host team in the 2014 Cal Ripken World Series, will play for the tournament's United States championship Friday.

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Three IronBirds named New York-Penn League All-Stars

Three IronBirds named New York-Penn League All-Stars

The Baltimore Orioles announced Saturday the New York-Penn League selected IronBirds Austin Anderson, Jay Gonzalez and David Hess as members of the 2014 New York-Penn League All-Star roster. The game will be played Aug. 19 at MCU Park in Brooklyn, N....

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Are we having a great series or not? [Commentary]

Are we having a great series or not? [Commentary]

Oh, what a Cal Ripken World Series we are having.

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Rain halts play at Cal Ripken World Series Tuesday; busy Wednesday on tap

Rain halts play at Cal Ripken World Series Tuesday; busy Wednesday on tap

Constant rain in the area Tuesday halted play at the 2014 Cal Ripken World Series at the Ripken Experience powered by Under Armour complex in Aberdeen and will necessitate a busy schedule of games Wednesday.

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Harford team rolls to third win Monday at Cal Ripken World Series

Harford team rolls to third win Monday at Cal Ripken World Series

Don't look now, but Harford County's host team, the Hickory Hornets, are 3-0 in 2014 Cal Ripken World Series pool play, after an 8-2 win Monday afternoon at the Ripken Experience powered by Under Armour complex in Aberdeen.

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Harford County team wins again at Cal Ripken World Series Sunday

Harford County team wins again at Cal Ripken World Series Sunday

Tournament hosts, the Hickory Hornets from Harford County, won their second straight game in 2014 Cal Ripken World Series play Sunday, beating Ohio Valley champ, Homewood, Ill., 8-1, on Cal Sr.'s Yard at the Ripken Experience powered by Under...

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Ripken Series opens with Guinness Record and a win by Harford's Hickory Hornets

Ripken Series opens with Guinness Record and a win by Harford's Hickory Hornets

Friday's opening ceremonies for this year's Cal Ripken Major 70 World Series in Aberdeen, the 18-team, nine-day tournament that draws teams from as close as Harford County and as far away as New Zealand, saw a Guinness World Record title for bubble...

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IronBirds close homestand with 10-5 loss

IronBirds close homestand with 10-5 loss

The Aberdeen IronBirds closed out their six-game homestand Monday with a 10-5 loss to the Jamestown Jammers, concluding the stand with a 2-4 record. Aberdeen's record slipped to 20-36.

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Maryland champion rolls in Cal Ripken World Series Saturday games, Puerto Rico has strong debut

Maryland champion rolls in Cal Ripken World Series Saturday games, Puerto Rico has strong debut

Prince George's County got a big lift in its first two at bats in the 2014 Cal Ripken World Series in Aberdeen, and the Maryland champs rolled from there, beating Southwest champ, Little Rock, Ark., 11-3, at Nationals Park Saturday evening. 

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2014 Cal Ripken World Series begins Friday in Aberdeen

2014 Cal Ripken World Series begins Friday in Aberdeen

Starting Friday, the 15th Cal Ripken World Series will take place at the Ripken Experience powered by Under Armour complex in Aberdeen.

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