| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:31 PM
Major league owners will convene in Baltimore next week for their quarterly meeting, and they are expected to elect a new commissioner to replace Bud Selig, who will retire in January after presiding over the sport in both an interim and permanent...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Baseball commissioner Bud Selig told a group of reporters Tuesday in Minneapolis that he believes there will be a resolution in the ongoing dispute between the Orioles and the Washington Nationals over Mid-Atlantic Sports Network television rights by...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 7:38 PM
The long-simmering television rights dispute between the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network and the Washington Nationals appears close to reaching a boil.
The Nationals have contended since 2012 that they are entitled to a much higher annual rights fee for...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:19 PM
A Major League Baseball panel's recent decision would rewrite the economics of the relationship between the Orioles and Washington Nationals, diverting tens of millions of dollars in annual profits from the regional television network that primarily...
| May 29, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Ask Orioles first base coach Wayne Kirby about April 15, 1997, and the former Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder's eyes will spark as he recalls his days playing in the major leagues.
On that day, the 50th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking major...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:46 PM
HOUSTON -- Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig said before Friday's Civil Rights Game that he sees Baltimore as a leading candidate to host the 2016 All-Star Game.
“Yes, they're certainly a very, very viable candidate,” Selig said...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:05 AM
The MLB draft is always one of my favorite times of the year. The Orioles basically have no picks, which is personally depressing. But the two players who they gave picks up for --Ubaldo Jimenez and Nelson Cruz --had a night to make Orioles fans forget...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:54 AM
Escorting players from the Negro League during the 1993 All-Star Game at Camden Yards was among her life’s “most amazing experiences,” Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Wednesday.
And the possibility for Baltimore to again host the...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:50 PM
When baseball commissioner Bud Selig said recently that Baltimore was a "very, very viable candidate" to host the 2016 All-Star Game at Camden Yards, those who have sought for the Midsummer Classic's return to the city for years received a boost to...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:29 PM
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell earned $44.2 million in compensation during a 12-month span that ended March 31, 2013, according to Sports Business Daily.
However, that amount includes $9.1 million in deferred pension and bonuses earned the previous...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:15 PM
Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette was definitive Friday afternoon when asked whether closer Jim Johnson would be tendered a contract for 2014.
"Oh, yeah," Duquette said.
Johnson, who leads the American League in...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:32 PM
Agent Scott Boras, who represents several Orioles including Chris Davis, Matt Wieters, Wei-Yin Chen, Francisco Rodriguez and Zach Britton, was in Baltimore this week to meet with some of his clients.
Orioles executive vice president of baseball...