| May 14, 2013
| 4:53 AM
Company's coming to Pimlico Race Course.
For the throngs expected at Saturday's Preakness, the hospitality team at Pimlico Race Course is bringing in 7,000 pounds of crab meat and 3,000 pounds of aged tenderloin. Did someone remember to get ice? Yes:...
| May 10, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Some years, Maryland Jockey Club stakes coordinator Coley Blind has to turn horses away from the Preakness. He and other members of the staff may look through the credentials of 20 horses, calculating their earnings -- the Preakness uses a fairly...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 12:33 AM
Tesio, Shine Again will be run today at Pimlico
Pimlico Race Course will feature two stakes today, the $75,000 Federico Tesio for 3-year-olds and the $50,000 Shine Again for Maryland-bred fillies and mares. The Tesio is a prep for runners...
| May 9, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Kevin Plank may have sold the first Under Armour shirts from the back of his car, but as his reach has grown, so too have his wheels: These days, he jets around the world, recently to five Asian cities in six days, but managed to get back home to...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Is there anything more Bawlmer thanCal Ripken Jr.?
How about a horse named after the Orioles’ Hall of Famer winning the Preakness next year?
It could happen.
Sagamore Farm owner Kevin Plank was at a function earlier this year with Ripken,...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Arriving aboard the Pride of Baltimore II and hailed by a cannon blast from the Constellation, Michael Phelps and Maryland's other Olympic athletes were celebrated in true local style Monday afternoon by elected officials and an Inner Harbor crowd.
| Sep 10, 2012
| 3:45 PM
For now, Michael Phelps is doing what any 27-year-old who has won more medals than any Olympian ever – and earned millions along the way – would probably do.
Vacation a little bit. (You’ve probably seen pictures of him in Las Vegas...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 5:30 PM
The new, synthetic Byrd Stadium football and lacrosse field won’t be red, black or pewter.
It will approximate the same color of the natural grass dug up weeks ago — green.
Maryland on Wednesday released renderings that dispelled any notions...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Maryland unveiled renderings of its new FieldTurf surface at Byrd Stadium that will be traditional...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Your recent article "Billions needed to fix schools" (June 27) called to mind a recent editorial about the commitment businessmen Kevin Plank and Steve Bisciotti have made to improving facilities and enriching recreational and athletic opportunities for...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 1:08 PM
Sometimes on football Saturdays, Randy Edsall's wife will slip into the Gossett Team House auditorium, barely noticed by the media assembled to hear the Maryland coach's post-game remarks.
Thirteen years after her husband first became a head coach,...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Under Armour founder and CEO Kevin Plank has aggressively marketed his company from the beginning, unabashedly challenging established titans like Nike, Adidas and Reebok. A man who often speaks in sports-centric slogans, it can appear at times that he...