| May 12, 2013
| 12:32 PM
May 15, 2004: In sultry heat and on a bone-dry track, Smarty Jones wins the Preakness by a record 111/2 lengths before an announced record crowd of 112,668 at Pimlico Race Course. The victory gives Smarty Jones two legs up in his quest to win the Triple...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Now that football season is officially over – and Baltimore is planning a parade for its Super Bowl champion Ravens on Tuesday– the city’s sports focus will quickly turn to baseball.
On Sunday night, Joe Flacco starred, Beyonce...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:49 AM
WEATHER: Cloudy early in the day, then mostly sunny with a high near 71. Wednesday night is expected to be mostly clear, with a low around 48.
TRAFFIC: Check our traffic updates for this morning’s issues.
No charges against city officer...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:15 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Dec 22, 2012
| 10:03 AM
For the first time in more than a decade, Baltimore sports fans wished for orange more than purple as they made their Christmas lists for Robbie Davis Jr.'s memorabilia shop in Timonium.
In the wake of the Orioles' first winning season and first...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Dec. 28, 2003: The Ravens (10-6) win their first division title, turning back the visiting Pittsburgh Steelers, 13-10 in overtime. Jamal Lewis rushes for 114 yards and a touchdown to become the fifth player in NFL history to rush for more than 2,000 yards...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 6:21 AM
There is a whole generation of Baltimoreans who have grown up without knowing that, somewhere deep in its DNA, this is a baseball town. The Ravens, yes; the Colts, certainly — they occupy a big chunk of the municipal imagination. But for so long,...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 9:37 AM
On Thursday, the Orioles officially completed the Winter Meetings by drafting left-hander T.J. McFarland from the Indians in the Rule 5 draft.
That pick comes after the Orioles had great success last season in the Rule 5, getting a promising roster...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:23 PM
The last time Orioles fans heard from Nate McLouth – just after a towering fly ball off his bat was lost, along with the Orioles' season, somewhere near the right-field foul pole at Yankee Stadium in Game 5 of the American League Division Series...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 5:18 PM
The decision the Orioles face with Ryan Flaherty was already one of the most difficult ones of the of the spring before major league camp began, and as the team's days in Sarasota are whittled away, the 26-year-old utilityman has done nothing to make...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones described himself as “marvelous” this morning, his first day back with his teammates since leaving for the World Baseball Classic on March 3.
He’ll be taking today and tomorrow off, and will play for...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:55 PM
On occasion, Orioles manager Buck Showalter will wax poetic about certain baseball subjects as if he were sitting on a country porch, telling stories and sipping lemonade.
Thursday afternoon was one of those times — when Showalter was asked...