| Dec 14, 2007
Former Sen. George J. Mitchell unveiled his 409-page report on steroid use in baseball yesterday, naming two current and 17 former Orioles among dozens of players and delivering a stinging assessment of the league and team officials who allowed a drug...
| Dec 15, 2007
During the news conference Thursday in which former Sen. George Mitchell unveiled his 409-page report on baseball's performance-enhancement scandal, I kept waiting for him to announce that he had been hired by the NFL to perform a similar investigation to...
| Dec 18, 2007
Orioles fans can seemingly take anything and keep coming back for more.
Ten seasons of terrible play, lackluster attitudes and continual roster mismanagement might have dimmed the passion, but not killed it.
Neither have drunken-driving pitchers,...
| Dec 21, 2007
Three prominent 2007 Orioles who were named as steroid users last year in a Los Angeles Times report on the infamous Jason Grimsley affidavit were never mentioned as using performance-enhancing drugs in that document, which was unsealed by federal...
| Jan 18, 2008
On the same day that former Orioles shortstop attended his brother's funeral in the Dominican Republic, the FBI said yesterday that it has opened a preliminary investigation into whether he lied to federal authorities when he told them he never took...
| Sep 7, 1995
It was a victory lap for the ages. Rafael Palmeiro and Bobby Bonilla pushed Cal Ripken out of the Orioles' dugout, and off the game's all-time Iron Man went.
Down the right-field line, shaking hands with fans in the front row. Into the outfield, greeting...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 12:15 AM
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12/17/2013 MLB Note - San Francisco Giants Morse, Michael
LF Michael Morse finalized a one-year, $6 million deal with the Giants on Dec. 17. Morse, 31, missed time last season with both a broken right pinkie and strained right...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Durante los últimos años la votación para escoger a los nuevos integrantes del Salón de la Fama del Béisbol en Cooperstown me ha causado emociones mixtas por los resultados injustos e incomprensibles en que algunos votantes pecan por querer ser "más...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Former Cubs and Braves ace Greg Maddux and former White Sox slugger Frank Thomas are among the 19 new candidates on the 2014 Hall of Fame ballot, which was announced Tuesday by the Baseball Writers Association of America.
Maddux is a sure-fire first-...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 11:10 AM
Major League Baseball and the Baseball Hall of Fame are mailing Hall of Fame ballots to more than 600 members of the BBWAA today. The release (below) explains who is eligible and the process. Voting for 2014 induction in Cooperstown, N.Y., must be...
| Nov 14, 2013
Ni la peste negra, el cáncer o el virus del HIV han causado tanto daño a la humanidad como el olvido. Perder la memoria es la peor plaga que puede afectar a ser humano.
Se trata de una perturbación que nos deja sin pasado y viviendo una realidad...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:46 AM
El mismo David Ortiz que todos aplauden rabiosamente ahora por su espectacular ---y sospechosa--- producción en la Serie Mundial fue uno de los jugadores que habría arrojado positivo al consumo de sustancias para mejorar el rendimiento (PEDs) durante una...