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  • Digest (Sept. 8): Baysox host auction for Harvey victims

    Digest (Sept. 8): Baysox host auction for Harvey victims

    In conjunction with Minor League Baseball Charities, Double-A Bowie is participating in an online auction to provide relief to the MiLB communities that have been affected by Hurricane Harvey. MiLB will match all donations provided by its teams, up to $10,000. Items the Baysox have put up for bid...

  • Digest (Sept. 7): Redskins' Davis hosting clothing drive for needy

    Digest (Sept. 7): Redskins' Davis hosting clothing drive for needy

    With cooler temperatures around the corner, Redskins tight end Vernon Davis wants to bring awareness to youth homelessness. He's hosting a clothing drive on Friday in Washington to kick off Vernon's Closet, intended to "raise awareness and support for homeless and community in need." It's the second...

  • Digest (Sept. 6): Laurel Park opens fall meet on Friday

    Digest (Sept. 6): Laurel Park opens fall meet on Friday

    Laurel Park begins its 60-day fall stand with a nine-race program Friday. Ninety-two horses are entered for opening day with a first-race post time of 1:10 p.m. Five races are scheduled for Laurel's turf course, with the remainder over its refurbished main track. Friday's featured event comes in...

  • Digest (Sept. 5): Baseball umpires for Orioles series visit kids at Johns Hopkins

    Digest (Sept. 5): Baseball umpires for Orioles series visit kids at Johns Hopkins

    Major league umpires Jeff Kellogg, James Hoye and Will Little, part of the crew working the Orioles-New York Yankees game Tuesday night, visited Johns Hopkins Children's Center as part of the UMPS CARE Charities BLUE for Kids program. The crew, along with the Oriole Bird and Casey Cares Foundation,...

  • Digest: Redskins' Cravens opens up on Snapchat after mulling retirement

    Digest: Redskins' Cravens opens up on Snapchat after mulling retirement

    Redskins safety Su'a Cravens has used his social media accounts to break his silence. Cravens shared his emotions on Snapchat, with six videos and a photo, on Monday morning — a day after the franchise placed him on the exempt/left team list on Sunday after the 22-year-old expressed a desire to...

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