| Oct 22, 2011
| 11:25 AM
One of this town’s all-time sports greats joined Babe Ruth and Johnny Unitas today as athletes immortalized with statues in Baltimore.
And with the grace that made him perhaps the best defensive third baseman in the history of baseball, former...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 8:18 PM
North Harford, jr., pitcher
•Went 7-1 with a 0.77ERA and struck out 88 in 551/3 innings
•Showed his physical strength, Beat strong C. Milton Wright team, 5-1, in state 3A North Regional final and then came coming...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 6:55 PM
Orioles top draft pick Dylan Bundy may be seeking a record-breaking contract, perhaps as high as $30 million, but it won't happen, according to amateur scouting director Joe Jordan.
"I don't look to set any records. I don't expect to," Jordan said in a...
| Jun 12, 2011
| 6:14 PM
The Orioles' series finale with the Tampa Bay Rays had already included a series of unusual plays when Evan Longoria came up in the eighth inning and lined a Jeremy Accardo pitch to center field.
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones broke on the ball, but...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 11:15 AM
I was saddened to read in Saturday's Baltimore Sun that Brooks Robinson was unable to attend a news conference for the 30th Annual Brooks Robinson All-Star Game because "he is battling a very, very serious illness and (is) a little under the weather...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 7:29 AM
Although the namesake of the Brooks Robinson High School All-Star Game was unable to attend the annual event at Camden Yards on Monday, the Orioles legend wasn't far from the thoughts of those participating.
"Brooks wants to be here," said K.J. Hockaday,...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 6:08 PM
Matt Bosse was about 5 feet from having the perfect first at-bat at Camden Yards.
The Calvert Hall graduate's ball sailed over the center fielder's head and landed just shy of the wall, 410 feet from the plate, for a double as Bosse helped the North...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 6:15 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:
| Jun 15, 2011
| 8:27 AM
Almost every kid who's ever played little league baseball has daydreamed of one day playing on the same field that their big league heroes play on.
For 99.9 percent of them, the closest they'll ever get to living out that dream is to hop the fence during...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 8:59 PM
Erin McMunn and Cody Harman both attended Westminster East Middle School. When it came time for high school, their paths diverged — McMunn went to Winters Mill and Harman headed for Westminster.
Yet, as high school seniors, they essentially ended...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 1:23 PM
If you asked Reservoir senior T.J. Pipik about this season, he might only tell you about the loss to Atholton in the Class 3A East regional semifinals after winning 21 games in a row. The last game of a high school career tends to stick in one's craw like...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 1:40 PM
July 9, 1959: Brooks Robinson was recalled from Vancouver and became a mainstay at third base.