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  • Nick Markakis powers Orioles to 3-2 win over Angels in 10 innings

    Nick Markakis powers Orioles to 3-2 win over Angels in 10 innings
    Manager Buck Showalter was gone from the Orioles’ 3-2, 10th-inning, sweep-busting victory over the Los Angeles Angels by the sixth inning Sunday, long before Nick Markakis had two key hits to guarantee the club a winning record on what could have...
  • Tottenham's trip to Baltimore will be homecoming of sorts

    Tottenham's trip to Baltimore will be homecoming of sorts
    As an 18-year old coming to the United States from England to play college soccer, Darren Eales figured the competition was not going to be as stiff as what he had faced in the motherland. "It's fair to say that when I played 20 years ago, there was a...
  • All-conference TU pitcher takes his talents to Long Island

    All-conference TU pitcher takes his talents to Long Island
    Towson University pitcher and Calvert Hall graduate Mike Trionfo is honing his game — and a serous tan — this summer After suiting up for the Fayetteville (N.C.) Swamp Dogs two years ago and the highly regarded Youse's Orioles in the Cal...
  • Baseball: Winter in season all four years at Towson University

    As a high school student Ben Winter became a one-person recruiting service. And who was his client? That would be Winter, a baseball standout from Ellicott City. Going into his senior year at Centennial High, Winter estimates that he sent out about 50...
  • Orioles draft Ryan Ripken in the 20th round of amateur draft

    Orioles draft Ryan Ripken in the 20th round of amateur draft
    In 1978, the Orioles used their second-round draft pick on an infielder that most teams had projected as a pitcher. They weren’t going to let the son of Cal Ripken Sr. elude their grasp. Thirty four years later, the Orioles dipped back into that...
  • President's Cup baseball tournament could expand with clinic, all-star game

    President's Cup baseball tournament could expand with clinic, all-star game
    When the second annual President's Cup baseball tournament came to an end Saturday -- with Mount St. Joseph beating last year's champion, Gilman, 12-11 -- the event's creator was already looking ahead to next year's tournament. Baltimore City Council...
  • The Aegis receives Newspaper of the Year honor

    <i>The Aegis</i> receives Newspaper of the Year honor
    Members of the news, editorial, sports, photography and web design staffs of The Aegis, The Record and APG News received 37 awards in the 2011 Maryland, Delaware, D.C. Press Association's Editorial Contest. In addition to individual and team awards,...
  • Sports columnist: A moment that wrote itself

    Sports columnist: A moment that wrote itself
    The date — Sept. 6, 1995 — had been circled on calendars, not just in Baltimore, but throughout the country. The countdown for the Orioles' Cal Ripken Jr. to break Lou Gehrig's consecutive-games record had gone on for months. And yet, if I...
  • Harford liquor board denies one-day license for First Friday at Havre de Grace Legion

    The Havre de Grace American Legion was denied its request for a one-day license to serve alcohol outside today (Friday) during First Fridays in Havre de Grace. While Harford County Liquor Control Board, at the suggestion of Board Administrator Kathryn...
  • Connolly's Bar: Josh Hamilton's fourth homer one of top Camden Yards moments

    Connolly's Bar: Josh Hamilton's fourth homer one of top Camden Yards moments
    Earlier this year, I did two top-10 lists in connection with the 20th anniversary of Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The first was rank the top 10 games in stadium history. The second was to rank the top 10 moments in stadium history. Yes, there was some...
  • Looking back: Rocky Colavito hit 4 homers against Orioles in 1959

    Looking back: Rocky Colavito hit 4 homers against Orioles in 1959
    Before the Texas Rangers' Josh Hamilton did it Tuesday night, the Cleveland Indians' Rocky Colavito was the only player to hit four home runs in a game against the Orioles. Colavito went deep four times at Memorial Stadium on June 10, 1959. Here's a story...
  • Orioles draft target: Kyle Zimmer

    Orioles draft target: Kyle Zimmer
    This is the fourth of six profiles on the players the Orioles might target with the No. 4 overall pick in  Monday night's amateur draft. Today: Kyle Zimmer Name: Kyle Zimmer Position: Right-handed pitcher Age: 20 Height/Weight: 6-foot-4, 220...