| Mar 19, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Baltimore City high school baseball programs are poised to receive some new equipment -- just in time for season's official start on Thursday.
The Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation and a Louisana-based baseball bat manufacturer announced on Wednesday that...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 11:35 PM
Record: 100-62 Place: Second in American League East
Manager: Earl Weaver Most Valuable Oriole: Al Bumbry
Batting leader: Al Bumbry (.318) Home run leader: Eddie Murray (32)
RBI leader: Eddie Murray (116) Wins leader: Steve Stone (25)
| Apr 21, 2014
| 6:01 PM
More than a decade after a youth sports volunteer from Hereford with a record of sex offense charges was convicted of abusing a 12-year-old boy, Baltimore County remains the only jurisdiction in the region that doesn't require background checks for...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Orioles Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. makes no secret that his desire to get back into the game is at its highest level since his playing days ended.
But for Ripken, a homegrown kid who became as identifiable with Baltimore and the Orioles organization...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones will receive this year's Babe Ruth Museum Community Service Award on Thursday during the annual Babe's Birthday Bash.
Each year, the Babe Ruth Birthplace Foundation gives the award to recognize "an active or former...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Even though center fielder Adam Jones said he believes the Orioles already have the pieces to be competitive in the American League East in 2014, he won't hesitate to knock on starting pitcher A.J. Burnett's door in Monkton bearing gifts if it means the...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Cal Ripken Jr. and Eddie Murray were back together again Friday night. Jokes were cracked and smiles were frequent as the former teammates reminisced about being raised "the Oriole Way," and talked about the resurgence of an Orioles franchise they...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 2:40 PM
The Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation is set to launch the public portion of a $30 million fundraising campaign to help build youth sports parks in underserved communities around the country.
The foundation has already built 25 "Youth Development Parks," and...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Until his family's foundation started building youth athletic fields in economically distressed areas around the country, Cal Ripken Jr. had no idea just how many kids needed a place to play.
The Orioles great had already spent a good portion of his...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:41 AM
The Babe Ruth Birthplace Foundation, Inc., will honor Orioles center fielder Adam Jones for his community service on Feb. 6 during "Babe's Birthday Bash," the organization announced Tuesday.
Jones will receive the 2014 Babe Ruth Museum Community Service...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:27 AM
Welcome back to the bar. We got the furnace and leaky roof fixed just in time, apparently.
Today, I want to discuss a person whose name triggers some of the best arguments in Connolly's Bar history: Mike Mussina.
Every time we bring up the former...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 11:58 AM
In East Baltimore, the 1200 block of North Broadway was once almost entirely vacant. Now a woman who moved to the city from Parkville has made it her family's home. There were once 25 vacants on this block; only six remain, all of which are under...