| Jan 12, 2013
Art Modell, the owner who brought the Ravens to Baltimore, and Jonathan Ogden, the team's first draft pick, were among 15 modern-era finalists announced Friday for the 2013 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The announcement, which came four months...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Despite his status as a special assistant to the division-rival Toronto Blue Jays and only a short — yet decorated — tenure in Baltimore, Roberto Alomar called his induction into the Orioles Hall of Fame on Friday “a dream come true.&...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:17 AM
The IronBirds are settling into the 2013 season and after starting their campaign with five straight losses, are battling back toward the .500 mark.
Following Monday's 1-0, 13-inning victory over Hudson Valley, Aberdeen (6-8) was holding third place...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 8:43 AM
Today marks the one-year anniversary of the death of Mike Flanagan at his home in Monkton. He would be 60 years old. My thoughts are with his family and friends. Suicide is an exceptionally difficult issue for survivors to deal with. From my personal...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 4:05 PM
Mike Mussina is now four years into retirement. He sports a salt-and-pepper goatee. His days include coaching his two sons in baseball and basketball.
Happy with life after baseball, Mussina remains in his hometown of Mountoursville, Pa., just three...
| May 21, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Late Ravens owner Art Modell might face an easier path to the Pro Football Hall of Fame if the museum follows through on tentative discussions of putting "contributors" in a different voting pool than players.
Modell, who brought pro football back to...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Jan. 23, 2004: P.J. Wakefield's goal in overtime gives the surging Blast its seventh straight victory, 5-4 over the Monterrey Fury at 1st Mariner Arena. It's the 16th win in 21 games for Baltimore, which will win the Major Indoor Soccer League...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 3:31 PM
The memorial service for Hall of Fame manager Earl Weaver was held Saturday afternoon in Davie, Fla., near where Weaver spent his retirement years.
Former Orioles attending the service included: Brooks Robinson, Frank Robinson, Jim Palmer, Eddie Murray,...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 3:15 PM
A little before his former team takes the field for an important game Thursday night against the New York Yankees, Hall of Fame shortstop Cal Ripken Jr., Harford County's most famous athlete, will be further immortalized, as a bronze statue of his...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 7:47 PM
The electorate of the Baseball Writers' Association of America sent a clear message to tainted superstars Wednesday: If you were suspected of taking performance enhancing drugs, you don’t belong in the Hall of Fame. At least not in 2013.
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:21 PM
ESPN's PR staff sent out snippets of their various reporters and commentators discussing Wednesday's Hall of Fame vote.
More than anything, I believe it shows just how varied the thought processes are of voters and Hall of Fame (and potential) Hall of...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:15 AM
When it was announced that no candidate had received the 75 percent inclusion on ballots needed to be inducted into this year’s Baseball Hall of Fame class, I can’t say I was surprised.
I honestly thought Houston’s Craig Biggio might...