Randy McRoberts

Writer

Randy McRoberts has been employed in the newspaper business since 1982. He became the Record sports editor in 1989 and Aegis sports editor in 1996. He grew up and still lives in Havre de Grace and covers all high school sports in Harford County and other sports as they relate.

Recent Articles

  • IronBirds fall for fourth straight time

    IronBirds fall for fourth straight time

    The Aberdeen IronBirds untimely losing streak has reached four games after Tuesday's 3-1 loss to Staten Island in New York-Penn League baseball action at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium. Game two of the three-game series is set for 7:05 p.m. tonight (Wednesday). The series will conclude Thursday...

  • IronBirds are swept in Hudson Valley

    IronBirds are swept in Hudson Valley

    The Aberdeen IronBirds have hit the wall and it comes at a most inopportune time. The ‘Birds (33-26) rolled into Hudson Valley Saturday on a five-game win streak and ahead in the Wild Card standings of the New York-Penn League. Hudson Valley, however, could have cared less and over the next three...

  • IronBirds win 4th straight, blank Cyclones

    IronBirds win 4th straight, blank Cyclones

    The Aberdeen IronBirds were in the win column again Thursday night, notching a fourth consecutive New York-Penn League win. The Birds' (32-23) blanked the homestanding Brooklyn Cyclones, 5-0, behind the solid pitching of starter Michael Baumann and reliever Nick Vespi. Baumann (2-1) pitched the...

  • IronBirds get back on field with a win at Brooklyn

    IronBirds get back on field with a win at Brooklyn

    Back from the two-day New York-Penn League All-Star break, the Aberdeen IronBirds found the win column in Brooklyn, NY, Wednesday night. The 'Birds (31-23), aided by a five-run, fourth inning, turned back the Cyclones (15-38), 6-2, in a battle among McNamara Division foes. The two teams will be...

  • IronBirds aid in NYPL's South All-Star victory

    IronBirds aid in NYPL's South All-Star victory

    The New York-Penn League's South All-Stars, which included seven Aberdeen IronBirds, were victorious Tuesday night in the league's annual game played in Troy, NY. The South scored three runs in the top of the ninth to win, 5-2, at Joseph L. Bruno Stadium, home of the Tri-City ValleyCats. The attendance...

  • McCoy's RBI single gives IronBirds win and sweep over Staten Island

    McCoy's RBI single gives IronBirds win and sweep over Staten Island

    The Aberdeen IronBirds finished off a sweep of Staten Island, 5-4, in New York, Friday night and in the process, put themselves in a first place tie in the New York-Penn League's McNamara Division. Both teams are 26-18. Aberdeen will travel to Tri-City for games Saturday, Sunday and Monday, before...

  • Aberdeen wins third straight, beats Staten Island, 7-5

    Aberdeen wins third straight, beats Staten Island, 7-5

    The Aberdeen IronBirds beat the Staten Island Yankees for the second straight night Thursday and in doing so, have pulled within a game at the top of the New York-Penn League's McNamara Division. Aberdeen (25-18) had multiple hits for the third straight game and beat the Yankees (26-17), 7-5. It...

  • Even with no Ripken World Series in Aberdeen, a Japanese team pays a visit

    Even with no Ripken World Series in Aberdeen, a Japanese team pays a visit

    It was just about a year ago when the International Team from Japan was celebrating its fourth Cal Ripken 12U Major/70 World Series championship in Aberdeen. It was just over a month later that the news broke that the series had seen its last days in Aberdeen as the decision was made and announced...

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