| Feb 27, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
seven -- the number of Orioles hitters who struck out 100 or more times in 2012, the most in baseball history.
The Orioles swung for the...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 3:23 PM
The Baltimore Ravens proved last week that they could beat not just the Denver Broncos but the Las Vegas oddsmakers who had predicted their defeat. But can they now beat the Sports Illustrated jinx?
The magazine — whose prestigious cover image is...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 8:30 PM
A simple comparison
All you need to do to know that Chipper Jones is a first-ballot Hall of Famer is compare his career statistics to those of other third basemen enshrined in Cooperstown.
Let's start with traditional stats....
| Mar 31, 2013
| 10:15 PM
WASHINGTON — As the unendurable monotony of the offseason ends, celebrate baseball’s return with mental calisthenics. Everyone knows it was former Atlanta manager Dave Bristol who said, "Only trouble I ever had with chewing tobacco was that...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:17 PM
WASHINGTON -- As the unendurable monotony of the offseason ends, celebrate baseball's return with mental calisthenics. Everyone knows it was former Atlanta Manager Dave Bristol who said, "Only trouble I ever had with chewing tobacco was that the...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 5:14 PM
As the unendurable monotony of the offseason ends, celebrate baseball's return with mental calisthenics. Everyone knows it was former Atlanta Manager Dave Bristol who said, "Only trouble I ever had with chewing tobacco was that the orthodontist said my...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:42 PM
Sports Illustrated releases it's Final Four special issue. With it comes multiple covers, but for some fans, something just doesn't add up.
The magazine printed only three covers of this years final four lineup omitting Louisville.
Ohio State makes...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The 2012 South Dakota Sports Hall of Fame banquet is Saturday at the Sioux Falls Convention Center.
The deadline for advance ticket sales is today, $35 at Sioux Falls Dakota Sports at 800-888-2193. There will be a limited number of tickets available at...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 1:35 PM
Kansas State is the No. 1 ranked team in the country. The Wildcats are 10-0 with two games left in the regular season. Collin Klein is a frontrunner for the Heisman Trophy.
Everyone seems to be going K-State's way in its run to a national title. Now,...
| May 23, 2011
| 4:33 PM
There is nothing sweeter in baseball scouting than the phrase "80 raw." It means the highest grade for raw power, the pure ability to hit a ball a country mile. It is also the most elusive tool in baseball, and......
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Ryan Braun: Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun was named National League Most Valuable Player on Tuesday, edging Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp. Ryan Braun received 20 first-place votes to Kemp's 10, and outpointed Kemp, 388 to 332....
| Jan 22, 2010
| 7:47 PM
Bobby Bragan, a 1940s Brooklyn Dodger who became known as a colorful manager in the big leagues and in the minors, died Thursday at his Fort Worth home. He was 92.
The Alabama native spent parts of seven seasons between 1940 and 1948 with the...