| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Six years ago ago, Janice Rowe and her husband shopped around and spent about $250 on a high-tech, air-cushioned, Riddell Revolution football helmet. It was pricey for a helmet at that time, but she considered it a bargain if it helped protect her son....
| Jun 26, 2013
| 11:12 AM
Go watch the video of Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Alex Cobb being hit on the head by a shot off the bat of the Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer, ball meeting skull sounding like a cantaloupe dropped on a sidewalk.
Go watch the clip of Toronto Blue Jays hurler...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 1:17 PM
The Orioles have spent almost four years and about $35 million waiting for Brian Roberts to get healthy, so the news that he will soon embark on an injury rehabilitation assignment — which would be prelude to a July return to the major league lineup...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:39 PM
TORONTO — The last time Orioles fans saw second baseman Brian Roberts on the field, he was being carried off in Tampa Bay, his face wincing in pain, in the Orioles' third game of the regular season.
Behind the scenes, Roberts has been working...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Harford County and the State of Maryland are concerned about the effects of head injuries on young athletes and they have implemented new guidelines for dealing with cases of concussions suffered by high school athletes.
The Maryland State Department of...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:43 PM
A task force charged with strengthening Maryland policies regarding head trauma in student athletes called Tuesday for more staff training, parental notification of concussions and further study of ways to limit such injuries.
The state school board...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 9:51 AM
They’re big. They’re fast. They’re strong. And you can see something else in today’s NFL players: they’re scared.
Scared about what football might be doing to their brains. Scared about a possible lifetime of migraine...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 8:42 PM
Reading the eyes of Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, Ravens cornerback Corey Graham broke on the football and undercut wide receiver Brandon Stokley to intercept the four-time NFL Most Valuable Player in overtime.
The pivotal turnover set up...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Apparently, if the secretary of state needs to take a sick day, she had better get a note from her doctor. A very "transparent" note, a very detailed note. With enough copies to send to her most vociferous critics.
Hillary Rodham Clinton suffered a...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Taylor Cook and Nate Babcock may not be St. Mary’s most dangerous midfielders, but they are the team’s most athletic. And the Seahawks have enjoyed a three-game winning streak despite the pair’s absence.
Coach Chris Hasbrouck said...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Contradicting an earlier post, the Ravens reported that defensive tackle Haloti Ngata did indeed participate in Thursday’s practice. The four-time Pro Bowler, who has been bothered by an injured knee, was limited for the second straight day....
| Jan 4, 2013
| 1:05 PM
The Ravens may be at their healthiest in a long time as 19 players are listed as probable for Sunday’s AFC wild-card playoff contest against the Indianapolis Colts.
Eight players who practiced on a limited basis Friday are among those listed as...