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Struggling Chris Davis comes through in grand fashion for Orioles in 9-1 win over Twins

Chris Davis comes through for Orioles in grand fashion in 9-1 win over Twins 

While Chris Davis' season has been a struggle at the plate, his batting average floundering at just .188 entering Friday's game, the Orioles' first baseman still can change a game with one swing of his bat. His fourth-inning grand slam did just that.

Orioles have had preliminary extension talks with Nelson Cruz

While Nelson Cruz has made it clear that he would like to make Baltimore his long-term home, he said for the first time Friday that he and the club have talked about keeping him here beyond 2014.

Ravens are a player or two away from being a strong contender

The Ravens are a few players away from being a good football team, and Ravens GM Ozzie Newsome has several days remaining before the team begins preparation for the season opener.

Tracking former Orioles in the 2014 season

Tracking ex-Orioles

Follow the performance of former Orioles in 2014, including Jake Arrieta, now with the Chicago Cubs.

Vote for the High School Football Game of the Week

Game of the Week

Vote for which high school football game you'd like to see highlighted as the Game of the Week.

Five key questions as Maryland enters 2014 football season

Five Terps questions 

Matt Zenitz looks at five key questions as the Maryland football team kicks off its 2014 season.

Shortstop J.J. Hardy makes Tampa Bay Rays pay in Orioles' 5-4 win Thursday

Shortstop J.J. Hardy makes Tampa Bay Rays pay in Orioles' 5-4 win Thursday 

J.J. Hardy made the Tampa Bay Rays' move to walk Chris Davis backfire, dumping a bloop single into right field to score Nelson Cruz from...

Five things we learned from the Ravens' 22-13 win over the Saints

Five things we learned from the Ravens' 22-13 win over the New Orleans Saints 

Even though starters were rested in the Ravens' final game of the preseason, there was still plenty to take from Thursday's game, which...

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Maryland has reasons to respect James Madison in Saturday's opener

Maryland has reasons to respect James Madison in Saturday's opener 

COLLEGE PARK — Maryland coach Randy Edsall stood in front of his team earlier this week and gave the standard speech leading into a...

Navy job a dream come true for Annapolis native Phipps

Navy job a dream come true for Annapolis native Phipps

Mike Phipps is following in a family tradition by serving as an assistant men's lacrosse coach at the Naval Academy.

MIAA football teams begin season with road trials

MIAA A Conference football teams begin season with road trials

When football kicks off for Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference teams this weekend, the highest profile games will be...

In passing, a life devoted to conservation

In passing, a life devoted to conservation

For some people, environmentalism is a lifelong passion. That would be true of Michael Beer, retired biophysics professor at Johns Hopkins...

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