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The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Aug. 12-18

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Aug. 12-18

Aug. 16, 2003: In the Ravens’ 13-10 preseason victory in Atlanta, linebacker Adalius Thomas tackles Falcons quarterback Michael Vick, breaking the latter’s leg.

Aug. 15, 1993: New York defeats the Orioles, 1-0, at Yankee Stadium on a home run by Don Mattingly. The ball is caught by a 16-year-old fan who leans over the right-field fence just as Orioles outfielder Mark McLemore leaps for it.

Aug. 18, 1988: Vicky Bullett, Maryland’s star basketball forward, earns a berth on the U.S. Olympic team for the upcoming Summer Games. A 6-foot-3 senior, Bullett will...

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