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  • O's notes: Hammel considering surgery that could keep him out until September

    O's notes: Hammel considering surgery that could keep him out until September
    The Orioles got both good and bad news from a MRI taken Saturday on pitcher Jason Hammel's painful right knee, which forced him out of Friday's game in the fourth inning. There is no new damage, but loose-body cartilage has floated in a knee joint...
  • Plans announced for statue honoring Brooks Robinson

    Plans announced for statue honoring Brooks Robinson
    Baltimoreans can rejoice. Brooks is back. On Monday the Dorothy L. and Henry A. Rosenberg Jr. Foundation along with The Babe Ruth Birthplace Foundation announced that construction is underway for a statue honoring legendary Orioles third baseman Brooks...
  • University of Baltimore launches recycling campaign

    University of Baltimore launches recycling campaign
    A new recycling campaign at the University of Baltimore is urging residents to vote with their trash. University officials are inviting Baltimoreans to answer questions about the city by placing their recycled trash in one of four see-through bins on...
  • Sykesville man takes memorable swing at Orioles' announcer job

    Sykesville man takes memorable swing at Orioles' announcer job
    Kirk McEwen wasn't nervous when he entered the radio booth at Oriole Park last Saturday. The Sykesville resident had been behind a microphone a few thousand times during a long broadcasting career. But this was different. McEwen was one of 25...
  • Mr. Angelos: Please, enough is enough

    It is difficult to fathom that 20 years ago the crown jewel of Major League Baseball opened its gates to the eager crowds of Baltimore. Camden Yards is the gold standard when it comes to baseball stadiums, offering the look and feel of days gone by...
  • Ann Romney and the meaning of 'work'

    So Ann Romney never worked a day in her life. Maybe there were times when she enjoyed her "work," but that brings to mind the gist ofBrooks Robinson's comment during the baseball strike: "I'll strike along with the rest but, frankly, I'd play for nothing;...
  • Orioles claim catcher Luis Exposito

    Orioles claim catcher Luis Exposito
    – In need of organizational catching depth, the Orioles claimed catcher Luis Exposito off waivers from the Red Sox, the club announced Tuesday. To make room for Exposito on the club's 40-man roster, the Orioles have designated third baseman Josh...
  • Charles S. 'DC' Reed, hospital food director

    Charles S. 'DC' Reed, hospital food director
    Charles S. "DC" Reed, former food service director at Johns Hopkins Hospital and Greater Baltimore Medical Center, died July 24 of lung cancer at his Towson home. He was 79. Born and raised in Towson, Mr. Reed attended Loyola High School and graduated in...
  • Former Atholton star Lombardozzi is knocking on Majors' door

    Former Atholton star Lombardozzi is knocking on Majors' door
    Steve Lombardozzi Jr. was a regular fixture on the Atholton High School diamond from 2004 to 2007 not only during games and practices, but pretty much whenever he had free time. Lombardozzi's father, Steve Sr., who spent five seasons in the Major Leagues...
  • 15 years after split, a chance for Peter Angelos, Davey Johnson to patch things up

    15 years after split, a chance for Peter Angelos, Davey Johnson to patch things up
    Davey Johnson hadn't owned a home in more than a decade. But soon after being hired by the Orioles in 1995, he defied baseball managers' conventional logic by buying — rather than renting — a ranch house on the north side of Loch Raven...
  • 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...
  • There's still a chance to rank The Sun's Top 10 athletes

    There's still a chance to rank The Sun's Top 10 athletes
    There are just a few days left to help us decide how to rank our final Top 10 athletes on our list of 175 top athletes we've been unveiling every Sunday as part of the newspaper's special anniversary. You tell us who should be No. 1. Is it Michael...