The Schmuck Stops Here - baltimoresun.com http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/?track=rss Headlines from baltimoresun.com en ©2014, baltimoresun.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:10:00 -0400 It's a Mid-Atlantic Clinch-mas By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-orioles-and-nationals-clinch-titles-on-same-night-20140916,0,6310079.story?track=rss Just chalk it up as one more thing that nobody could have imagined when this baseball season started. The Orioles and the Washington Nationals clinched their respective East division titles almost simultaneously. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:10:00 EDT Peter Schmuck grades the Orioles http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-peter-schmuck-grades-the-orioles-20140915-sl,0,368838.storylink?track=rss Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:17:00 EDT RGIII can't catch a break as ankle injury takes him out By Peter Schmuck, http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-rgiii-cant-catch-a-break-as-ankle-injury-takes-him-out-20140914,0,1503817.story?track=rss For a few tantalizing moments, Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III looked like his old self again in the first quarter of Sunday&rsquo;s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at FedEx Field. Then his star-crossed career came unraveled again. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:27:00 EDT Timing of Chris Davis' suspension is a blow for the Orioles and fans By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-chris-davis-suspension-a-blow-for-orioles-and-fans-20140912,0,3038961.story?track=rss News comes as team is surging toward postseason and on heels of messy Ray Rice saga<br/><br/>The way things have gone this week in Baltimore, it would not be a tremendous surprise if news broke tomorrow that Francis Scott Key plagiarized "The Star-Spangled Banner." Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:03:00 EDT Remembering Paul Blair a half century after O's debut Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-remembering-paul-blair-a-half-century-after-orioles-debut-20140911,0,3492684.story?track=rss Paul Blair doesn&rsquo;t have a statue behind center field at Camden Yards, and he wasn&rsquo;t honored by the Orioles with a uniform patch this season after he passed away last December. But he does have a legion of fans in Baltimore who plan to honor him with signs and cheers when the Orioles and the New York Yankees play a doubleheader at Camden Yards on Friday. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:22:00 EDT NFL investigation into Ray Rice video raises more questions By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-nfl-investigation-into-ray-rice-video-raises-more-questions-20140911,0,3260362.story?track=rss How can it be 'independent' if two league owners are involved with overseeing it?<br/><br/>NFL commissioner Roger Goodell&rsquo;s decision to hire former FBI director Robert S. Mueller III to conduct what is being called an independent investigation of the league&rsquo;s handling of the Ray Rice situation is a decisive move aimed at restoring public confidence in the sport. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:55:00 EDT Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Sept. 8, 2014 http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-peter-schmucks-orioles-grades-for-sept-8-2014-sl,0,166446.storylink?track=rss Mon, 8 Sep 2014 13:40:00 EDT It's hard to imagine Ray Rice not receiving further punishment after new video surfaces By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-ray-rice-punishment-schmuck-blog-20140908,0,5995815.story?track=rss The release of a video that appears to show Ravens star Ray Rice delivering a vicious punch to his then-fiance Janay Palmer in an Atlantic City elevator doesn&rsquo;t tell us anything we didn't think we already knew, but it makes the NFL look even worse for the way it handled the aftermath of the incident. Mon, 8 Sep 2014 13:08:00 EDT Ray Lewis doesn't disappoint with 31-minute speech By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-ray-lewis-doesnt-disappoint-with-31minute-speech-20140904,0,3528951.story?track=rss Not sure what the over-under line was on the length of Ray Lewis&rsquo;s speech after the Ravens unveiled his statue on Thursday morning at M&T Bank Stadium, but no one was complaining after he talked for 31 minutes about his life, his family, his career and his teammates. Thu, 4 Sep 2014 14:19:00 EDT Miguel Gonzalez is deceptive and so is his record By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-peter-schmuck-miguel-gonzalez-is-deceptive-and-so-is-his-record-20140903,0,644221.story?track=rss Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez improved to 8-7 with his shutout Wednesday night, but he&rsquo;s clearly pitched better than an eight-game winner this year. Wed, 3 Sep 2014 23:50:00 EDT
The Schmuck Stops Here - baltimoresun.com http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/?track=rss Headlines from baltimoresun.com en ©2014, baltimoresun.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:10:00 -0400 It's a Mid-Atlantic Clinch-mas By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-orioles-and-nationals-clinch-titles-on-same-night-20140916,0,6310079.story?track=rss Just chalk it up as one more thing that nobody could have imagined when this baseball season started. The Orioles and the Washington Nationals clinched their respective East division titles almost simultaneously. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:10:00 EDT Peter Schmuck grades the Orioles http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-peter-schmuck-grades-the-orioles-20140915-sl,0,368838.storylink?track=rss Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:17:00 EDT RGIII can't catch a break as ankle injury takes him out By Peter Schmuck, http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-rgiii-cant-catch-a-break-as-ankle-injury-takes-him-out-20140914,0,1503817.story?track=rss For a few tantalizing moments, Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III looked like his old self again in the first quarter of Sunday&rsquo;s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at FedEx Field. Then his star-crossed career came unraveled again. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:27:00 EDT Timing of Chris Davis' suspension is a blow for the Orioles and fans By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-chris-davis-suspension-a-blow-for-orioles-and-fans-20140912,0,3038961.story?track=rss News comes as team is surging toward postseason and on heels of messy Ray Rice saga<br/><br/>The way things have gone this week in Baltimore, it would not be a tremendous surprise if news broke tomorrow that Francis Scott Key plagiarized "The Star-Spangled Banner." Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:03:00 EDT Remembering Paul Blair a half century after O's debut Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-remembering-paul-blair-a-half-century-after-orioles-debut-20140911,0,3492684.story?track=rss Paul Blair doesn&rsquo;t have a statue behind center field at Camden Yards, and he wasn&rsquo;t honored by the Orioles with a uniform patch this season after he passed away last December. But he does have a legion of fans in Baltimore who plan to honor him with signs and cheers when the Orioles and the New York Yankees play a doubleheader at Camden Yards on Friday. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:22:00 EDT NFL investigation into Ray Rice video raises more questions By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-nfl-investigation-into-ray-rice-video-raises-more-questions-20140911,0,3260362.story?track=rss How can it be 'independent' if two league owners are involved with overseeing it?<br/><br/>NFL commissioner Roger Goodell&rsquo;s decision to hire former FBI director Robert S. Mueller III to conduct what is being called an independent investigation of the league&rsquo;s handling of the Ray Rice situation is a decisive move aimed at restoring public confidence in the sport. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:55:00 EDT Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Sept. 8, 2014 http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-peter-schmucks-orioles-grades-for-sept-8-2014-sl,0,166446.storylink?track=rss Mon, 8 Sep 2014 13:40:00 EDT It's hard to imagine Ray Rice not receiving further punishment after new video surfaces By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-ray-rice-punishment-schmuck-blog-20140908,0,5995815.story?track=rss The release of a video that appears to show Ravens star Ray Rice delivering a vicious punch to his then-fiance Janay Palmer in an Atlantic City elevator doesn&rsquo;t tell us anything we didn't think we already knew, but it makes the NFL look even worse for the way it handled the aftermath of the incident. Mon, 8 Sep 2014 13:08:00 EDT Ray Lewis doesn't disappoint with 31-minute speech By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-ray-lewis-doesnt-disappoint-with-31minute-speech-20140904,0,3528951.story?track=rss Not sure what the over-under line was on the length of Ray Lewis&rsquo;s speech after the Ravens unveiled his statue on Thursday morning at M&T Bank Stadium, but no one was complaining after he talked for 31 minutes about his life, his family, his career and his teammates. Thu, 4 Sep 2014 14:19:00 EDT Miguel Gonzalez is deceptive and so is his record By Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/schmuck-blog/bal-peter-schmuck-miguel-gonzalez-is-deceptive-and-so-is-his-record-20140903,0,644221.story?track=rss Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez improved to 8-7 with his shutout Wednesday night, but he&rsquo;s clearly pitched better than an eight-game winner this year. Wed, 3 Sep 2014 23:50:00 EDT

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