| Apr 11, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Madeline L. Healey, a homemaker who was an executive secretary to two Maryland first ladies, died of an intestinal blockage April 5 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The former Annapolis resident lived in Cockeysville and was 92.
The daughter of Alva...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 11:12 AM
Two years ago, when the Orioles opened at Tropicana Field, Peter Schmuck, Jeff Zrebiec and I went to an Italian restaurant in Tampa the night before the opener.
And while waiting for our food we decided to make random predictions about the Orioles. We...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 4:08 PM
The Tampa Bay Rays have issued a statement apologizing for their mascot Raymond posing in a photo with a sign that poked fun at the late "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin.
The sign, brought by a fan to Wednesday night's game against the Orioles, lists...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Jesse S. Weinberg, who practiced law for seven decades and made a specialty of Baltimore's ground rents, died of respiratory failure March 20 at Sinai Hospital. The Pikesville resident was 94.
Born in Baltimore and raised near Druid Hill Park on Lakeview...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 12:21 PM
March has been a rough month for Maryland Republicans.
In Annapolis, they watched helplessly as Democrats worked their way through an ambitious ideological wish list that includes new taxes and spending, death penalty repeal, Second Amendment...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 10:55 AM
The Orioles have been keeping a close watch on Tropical Storm Andrea as it batters Florida with high winds and rain – at one point fearing that they wouldn’t be able to fly out to Tampa on Thursday evening.
Kevin Buck, the club’s...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Lawrence W. "Larry" Simns Sr., a fourth-generation waterman and longtime advocate for the Chesapeake Bay and those who make their living from its waters, died Thursday of bone cancer at his Rock Hall home. He was 75.
"Larry stood sentry for the...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 6:38 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles will make the short drive up north to Bradenton to face the Pirates this afternoon.
They'll be playing at the new and improved McKechnie Field. It has undergone a $10 million facelift since last spring.
There's a 70...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 2:55 PM
The Orioles’ Grapefruit League game Tuesday against the Pirates in Bradenton was rained out, as a strong band of storms pummeled Florida’s Gulf Coast throughout the day.
The tarp was out on McKechnie Field hours before the scheduled 1:05 p.m....
| Mar 3, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Orioles outfielder Nolan Reimold, who left Friday’s game against the Pirates after just two innings with a sore right shoulder, said his throwing shoulder is feeling better.
Showalter said he hopes to have Reimold DH on Tuesday against the Blue...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 12:06 PM
Marine Corps Gen. John Allen, the former commander of the U.S.-led coalition in Afghanistan whose nomination to lead NATO was delayed last year while investigators probed his e-mails to a Florida socialite, has retired from the military.
| Jun 7, 2013
| 12:17 PM
Beat reporter Eduardo A. Encina checks in from Tampa for his latest video report on the Orioles and discusses their first three picks in the amateur draft.