| Oct 26, 2013
| 7:44 PM
For years after he took his last hit, Sammy Stewart dreamed the same dream.
He'd climb a set of stairs under a dogwood tree, and at the top, a man would hand him some rocks of crack cocaine. Stewart would take them home and place them by his bedside...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 10:11 AM
The roots of Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds' development in running out of his team's triple-option offense go back to his own roots outside Nashville, Tenn.
On a hot summer day when Reynolds was about 13, he joined his uncle and a group of older...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Judy Morgan could sit anywhere in the mostly-empty bleachers at North County High School but she prefers her perch in the last row, where she can better see her grandson, Devonte, a senior defensive end at Northwestern.
She has attended every practice...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 11:20 AM
The Washington Nationals agreed to a trade sending Atholton High School graduate Steve Lombardozzi to the Detroit Tigers for pitcher Doug Fister on Monday evening. The Tigers also received left-hander Ian Krol and minor leaguer Robbie Ray in the deal. ...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 6:04 AM
This time a year ago, Joe Flacco was still viewed as a quarterback who couldn't get his team to the Super Bowl. He was still playing for a big contract after betting on himself by declining the Ravens' initial offers.
He was still waiting for the Ravens...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Harford County Public Schools high school graduations for the 2013-2014 school year are spread out over a slightly longer period than the 2013 graduation season, according to the schedule officials released this week.
The 2013 graduation season took...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 3:05 AM
When Joe Zayatz arrived at Oakland Mills in 2009, the Scorpions baseball team was a proud but struggling organization.
After a 1-18 season in which Oakland Mills was outscored 238-44, there was much work to be done to bring the team back to...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Growing up, Terrence Turner-Blair wasn't like the other kids.
While others wanted to be the next Kobe Bryant or Peyton Manning, he wanted to be the next Barry Bonds or Ken Griffey Jr.
At this weekend's Big 26 Baseball Classic in Harrisburg, Pa.,...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:15 AM
And so starts one of the busiest weeks of my working year, because the Ripken World Series kicks off this evening (Friday). From today until the tournament wraps up the following Sunday, I'm pretty much living at the Ripken baseball complex, covering...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 7:50 PM
With his season on the line and the careers of some of his Ravens teammates hanging in the balance, Joe Flacco stepped up in the pocket, swiveled his hips, uncorked his 6-foot-6 frame and launched the football.
Denver Broncos safety Rahim Moore...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:58 AM
Fred Carmen has had two sons play baseball at Laurel High School, which means he has watched plenty of games outdoors in the past few years.
But now the former Laurel Police officer is surrounded by baseball players on a regular basis at an indoor...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Orioles pitching prospect Kevin Gausman is back for his second ride in Baltimore, and at least initially, it will be in the bullpen.
Gausman was promoted from Triple-A on Monday while veteran right-hander Freddy Garcia was optioned to Norfolk....