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  • Managing interests Orioles Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, but he's not 'soliciting' any job

    Managing interests Orioles Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, but he's not 'soliciting' any job
    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...
  • Cal Ripken Jr. calls multiple attacks on his mother 'terrifying'

    Cal Ripken Jr. calls multiple attacks on his mother 'terrifying'
    Orioles Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. said Thursday morning that it is “terrifying” that his mother, Vi, has been the victim in two separate attacks in Aberdeen, the family's hometown, in the past 15 months. In an interview with The Baltimore...
  • Thoughts on the Orioles' pitching coach search, Cal Ripken Jr., Arizona Fall League

    Thoughts on the Orioles' pitching coach search, Cal Ripken Jr., Arizona Fall League
    Next week will be a busy one at The Warehouse as the Orioles intensify their search for a new pitching coach. As we reported over the past few days, Rick Adair -- who took a personal leave of absence in August -- will not return as pitching coach in...
  • Local design firm has artistic stake in Dodgers and Red Sox

    Local design firm has artistic stake in Dodgers and Red Sox
    The hometown Orioles missed the playoffs, but Baltimore-based Ashton Design still has a rooting interest in this year’s Major League Baseball postseason. The design firm helped develop graphics at Dodger Stadium and Fenway Park, the homes,...
  • Dodgers announce online ticket sale for initial three playoff rounds

    Dodgers announce online ticket sale for initial three playoff rounds
    No, nobody's getting ahead of themselves here. Logic and the calendar simply dictate these things must be done in advance. So on Tuesday the Dodgers announced that an online public sale of postseason tickets for the wild-card playoff, division series...
  • Alvarez not likely to return this season

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates - INSIDE PITCH PITTSBURGH -- The disappointment was clear on Pedro Alvarez's face as he talked about the injury that will almost certainly end his season. The first baseman/third baseman...
  • New World Series Schedule Allows Major League Baseball to (Mostly) Avoid NFL Games

    There's no question that the National Football League is America's most popular sport, and Major League Baseball doesn't want baseball fans to have to choose between pro football and the World Series. For the first time in 24 years, baseball's World...
  • Hanley Ramirez returning to Dodgers next season is no sure thing

    Hanley Ramirez returning to Dodgers next season is no sure thing
    On this date a year ago, Hanley Ramirez was batting .363. The Dodgers loved him, and vice versa. The playoffs would happen, and then the contract extension. The playoffs happened. The new contract never did. That sets up what could be the most...
  • Dodgers-Angels merge as contenders in fast lane for Freeway Series

    For the most part, baseball has been very good to us in Southern California. Next week, it gets better. Dodgers versus Angels. Four games, the first two at Dodger Stadium on Monday and Tuesday nights, then Wednesday and Thursday nights at Angel Stadium....
  • Dodgers send clear message at deadline: the kids stay in the picture

    Dodgers send clear message at deadline: the kids stay in the picture
    When baseball's trade deadline passed Thursday afternoon, the Dodgers had done the strangest thing for a team that hasn't won a championship in 26 years. Nothing. No improvements. No fixes. No plugs. No stopgaps. No fourth starter. No late reliever....
  • Grant Green's latest work station with Angels is third base

    Grant Green glanced at the lineup card on his way into the Angels clubhouse Wednesday and saw he'd be making his first big league start at third base. There were no double-takes, no raised eyebrows. "Another day," Green said, "another position." A...
  • IronPigs coaches are baseball lifers who love family time, too

    IronPigs coaches are baseball lifers who love family time, too
    In 1955, Ray Burris' family business called for the then 5-year-old — who had yet to master reading a children's book — to pick cotton, milk cows and work in the hay, barley and tobacco fields in Oklahoma's small southwestern town of Duke....