| May 17, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Don Markus and Jeff Barker and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Given the 2014 schedule announced Thursday by the Big Ten, how tough will Maryland’s road back...
| May 19, 2013
| 11:41 AM
May 23, 1991: Mired in last place, the Orioles fire manager Frank Robinson and promote Johnny Oates, 45, the team's first base coach and a former Baltimore player. Oates will manage nearly four years here (291 wins and 270 losses) before going to Texas,...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Lonnie Harris, a retired Continental Can Co. worker and an active church member, died Jan. 3 of respiratory failure at Northwest Hospital. He was 88.
Mr. Harris was born in Littleton, N.C., and after the death of his parents moved to East Baltimore,...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:30 AM
With FanFest just around the corner next Saturday, the Orioles caravan will make four visits across the state that will include appearances by Orioles team representatives and players.
On Wednesday, pitchers Brian Matusz and Kevin Gausman will visit the...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 7:12 PM
I guess it will happen at some point. A kid in Baltimore will come across a faded black-and-white picture, or notice all those blue #19 jerseys, and he won't quite believe it: "We had a football team before the Ravens?"
Maybe it's already happened,...
| May 7, 2013
| 3:32 PM
The solitary orange banner waved over the left field wall at old Memorial Stadium for years. “HERE” is all it said in blocky black lettering.
No other words were necessary. Everyone knew what it meant: here’s where Frank hit it out....
| May 13, 2013
| 3:00 AM
My town, Annapolis, is a special kind of college town.
The students at the Naval Academy are distinctive not for their backpacks, ear buds and school T-shirts, but for their crisp summer whites and their somber dress blues.
The midshipmen take off...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 10:35 AM
Dec. 31, 2000: "Defense wins championships," Michael McCrary crows as the Ravens defeat the visiting Denver Broncos, 21-3, in an AFC wild-card game. McCrary, a defensive end, sacks the quarterback three times while Baltimore allows the Broncos offense,...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 8:32 AM
April, in these parts, is irresistibly transformative. Vibrant life and color rise up and relentlessly overwhelm a drab winter's landscape, inspiring notions in the human heart of renewal and redemption. And with it comes another baseball season and all...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Ray Lewis, the face of the Ravens since he played in the franchise's first game in Memorial Stadium and arguably the greatest linebacker in NFL history, will make this year's playoff run his last.
Lewis, who expects to return from a torn triceps for...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 9:43 AM
When the Ravens made Ray Lewis their second-ever draft pick, they knew they were getting a highly productive player from the talent-rich University of Miami. What they could not have known is that Lewis would become arguably the greatest middle linebacker...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 5:47 AM
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TOP NEWS Ray Lewis says he'll retire after Ravens season ends: Ray Lewis, the face of the Ravens since he played in the franchise's first game in...