| May 31, 2013
| 9:11 PM
Orioles outfielder Chris Dickerson mixed in with the crowds of people as he rode his bike along Baltimore's streets to Camden Yards on Friday afternoon.
His night ended with a celebration — a sellout crowd at Camden Yards cheering for him —...
| May 30, 2013
| 2:44 PM
As they reflect on the scenes from their last seven months, the baseball players of Towson University feel almost as if they're looking in on someone else's life.
President Maravene Loeschke, flanked by campus police officers, gathering them so she...
| May 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Welcome back to the bar.
Pull up a stool and let’s talk a little Kevin Gausman.
I keep wanting to write “Orioles top pitching prospect Kevin Gausman,” but that’s not the case because the currently injured Dylan Bundy holds that...
| May 28, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Davey Johnson says he won't shave until his team's bats heat up. This promises not to be a good look. He may want to re-think that decision.
The Washington manager is 70 years old and the Nationals show no signs of coming out of their hitting slump...
| May 29, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Let’s start with the obvious: the first two starts of Kevin Gausman’s Orioles career didn’t go quite as planned.
The 22-year-old right-hander, who had allowed just six earned runs in his final five starts at Double-A Bowie before the...
| May 29, 2013
| 8:33 PM
The long-accepted theory around these parts is that Camden Yards morphs from a neutral park to a hitter's haven in late May to early June when the temperatures start heating up and the humidity thickens.
It was 86 degrees at first pitch Wednesday night,...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:04 AM
Here we are in the final auditions before next week’s Las Vegas round. They’re in Memphis and it’s adorable to hear Cat Deeley say “The Mighty Mississippi.”
Judges for tonight are Mary Murphy, Wayne Brady and Nigel Lythgoe....
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:29 AM
Bond Mill Elementary is closing this memorable 2012-2013 school year this week but not without celebration and good old-fashioned fun. I was happy to have the opportunity to bring my little namesake, 6-year-old Hannah Christine, to her very first Bond...
| May 20, 2013
| 7:47 AM
As it must come to all American presidents, it seems, Barack Obama's policy agenda is being crowded out of the headlines by the imperative of damage control against administration scandal.
The allegations of incompetence or worse in the IRS' targeting...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Baltimore City is at a transportation crossroads. We can move in the direction of a safer, healthier, more sustainable and economical city — the direction in which dozens of cities across America are moving — or fall back on prioritizing...
| Jun 14, 2013
The latest open debate over security and privacy is a welcome pivot from the irksome father-knows-best attitude that has prevailed too long regarding the government's contention of superior judgment in the realm of national security.
As with most...
| May 25, 2013
| 1:45 PM
The Baltimore County police union and some Dundalk residents are protesting a plan to move the North Point Police Precinct from a centrally located building to an outlying post in the northern part of the district on Eastern Boulevard.
Critics say the...