RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Babe Ruth

A collection of news and information related to Babe Ruth published by this site and its partners.

Top Babe Ruth Articles

Displaying items 97-108
  • What's in a nickname?

    What's in a nickname?
    A-Rod. K-Rod. F-Rod. I-Rod. B-Rob. We are not living in the Golden Age of sports nicknames. J-Roll. O-Dog. T-Mac. D-Wade. These are not nicknames; they're contractions, abbreviations. Crowned "King James" at the outset of a career that has yet to see him...
  • Maryland State Athletic Hall of Fame to induct All-Star class next month

    Maryland State Athletic Hall of Fame to induct All-Star class next month
    Organizers of the Maryland State Athletic Hall of Fame are looking for ways to rejuvenate a proud institution that has been around since 1956. They're hoping this helps: one of the Hall's most star-studded classes will be inducted at an upcoming ceremony...
  • Cal Ripken World Series begins today

    Cal Ripken World Series begins today
    It's year No. 12 overall and the ninth in Aberdeen for the Cal Ripken World Series which begins today (Friday) at the Ripken Baseball Academy in Aberdeen. Game action gets under way Saturday with the first of five straight days of pool play for the 16...
  • Eagle Archive: Baseball memories can send us a bit far afield from Carroll County

    Local newspapers in 1895 carried a baseball column every week in the spring editions, according to research by historian and Maryland state Sen. Joe Getty. Getty wrote about his research in the early 1990s for the Historical Society of Carroll County....
  • St. Agnes Hospital to buy former Cardinal Gibbons High

    St. Agnes Hospital to buy former Cardinal Gibbons High
    St. Agnes Hospital officials said Friday that they are negotiating with the Archdiocese of Baltimore to buy the historic Cardinal Gibbons School, two years after it was shut down amid protests from alumni and parents. The hospital on Caton Avenue in...
  • August is an eventful month in Aberdeen

    August is full of important activities in Aberdeen! The opening ceremonies for the Cal Ripken World Series are today (Friday). The host team from Forest Hill will play tonight and all is in readiness for the big parade Saturday in downtown Aberdeen...
  • Editorial: Aberdeen's triumph

    Editorial: Aberdeen's triumph
    Ten years ago, it was something of a curiosity around these parts, but now it's something that's become a tradition for Aberdeen and the rest of Harford County. The Cal Ripken World Series, the season finale for the Babe Ruth youth baseball organization,...
  • Japan wins second Cal Ripken World Series title

    Japan wins second Cal Ripken World Series title
    Japan won its second straight Cal Ripken Major/70 World Series Sunday, beating Maryland state champion Upper Montgomery County, 17-7, in a full six-inning game at Cal Sr.'s Yard, where its permanent seats were filled to capacity from behind the plate...
  • Chris Davis slugs three home runs as Orioles beat Blue Jays, 6-4

    Chris Davis slugs three home runs as Orioles beat Blue Jays, 6-4
    When designated hitter Chris Davis walked up to home plate in Friday's eighth inning after homering in his initial three at-bats — the first Oriole to do that in six years and the second time it has happened in a game involving the club this week...
  • More strange doings in Birdland

    More strange doings in Birdland
    When you look back on the Orioles' surprising season, one game stands out. The marathon game against the Boston Red Sox on May 6 was so strange and wonderful that it had a lot of people already wondering if this was going to be 1989 all over again. The...
  • Thoughts on the Peter Angelos-Davey Johnson relationship

    Thoughts on the Peter Angelos-Davey Johnson relationship
    There is no Red Sox- or Cubs-style curse on the Orioles – nothing involving Babe Ruth, “No, No, Nanette” or a malodorous goat. At least not that I know of. But we all know the Orioles haven’t won since 1997. That sure was an...
  • Former National Archives worker who sold treasured recordings to be sentenced

    A former 40-year veteran employee of the National Archives who admitted stealing historical treasures, including Herbert Morison's report of the 1937 Hindenburg crash and a Bob Hope performance, is to be sentenced today. Prosecutors said that among the...