| Jul 1, 2011
| 11:53 AM
Clifton A. Milway, a retired career utility company lineman who was known for his flavorful slow-cooked pit beef, died June 21 of complications from a broken hip at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air.
The Bel Air resident was 90.
The son of...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 6:38 PM
He is Mr. November, and every other month in which Major League Baseball is played.
He has more hits than Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig, a higher career batting average than Mickey Mantle and a higher postseason average than Joe DiMaggio.
And it won't be...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 2:59 PM
William Malcolm Pitcher, an insurance firm owner, died of cancer July 5 at Gilchrist Hospice Center in Towson, one of the local charities he assisted during his life. The Brooklandville resident was 83.
Born in Baltimore and raised on Bateman Avenue,...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 8:25 PM
NEW YORK — Fifty years later, Sal Durante admitted he was so short, he needed to stand on his seat to catch that ball — the one hit by Roger Maris, a man whose stature just keeps growing.
There was only admiration Saturday at Yankee Stadium...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 3:32 PM
A National Archives and Records Administration employee pleaded guilty Tuesday to embezzling government property — including a recording of Babe Ruth's voice — and selling it on eBay, the Maryland U.S. attorney's office announced.
| Sep 28, 2011
| 7:36 AM
Baltimore Colts Hall of Famers Art Donovan, Lenny Moore, Gino Marchetti, Raymond Berry, Weeb Ewbank, John Mackey and Jim Parker will be inducted into the Hall of Legends at the Sports Legends Museum on Dec. 6, the Babe Ruth Birthplace Foundation announced...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 2:28 PM
September 26, 1961: Roger Maris tied Babe Ruth’s single-season home run mark by hitting his 60th of the season against the Orioles.
| Sep 7, 2011
| 12:00 PM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve on the City Council.
Everything from my education to my professional and political experiences, including one term on City Council, one term in the...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 3:57 PM
Lola M. Baxter, a retired telephone operator and receptionist who greeted guests at the WMAR television studios, died of complications of a broken hip Aug. 26 at Gilchrist Hospice Care of Howard County. She was 101 and had lived in Towson.
| Aug 31, 2011
Certainly there have been worse transactions in the history of sports. Take your pick:
The Red Sox selling Babe Ruth so they could finance a Broadway musical. The Baltimore Colts forcibly dumping pouty Sanford rookie QB John Elway for Mark Hermann and...
| Aug 24, 2011
What a week of baseball and such at the Cal Ripken World Series last week in Aberdeen.
For a ninth straight year we watched some of the best, mainly 12-year old baseball players, in the world flash some leather for seven days over the eight-day period....
| Aug 20, 2011
| 2:49 PM
Japan continued its dominance at the 2011 Cal Ripken World Series Saturday, claiming the International Championship with a 10-3 win over the Dominican Republic Saturday at Cal Sr.'s Yard.
Equally impressive, however, was Ohio Valley Champion Lexington,...