| Jun 7, 2013
| 5:39 PM
In the aftermath of a Camden Yards fight that left a Maryland man with severe head injuries, Orioles fans have turned to radio talk shows, Twitter, Facebook and office watercoolers to express their outrage.
The alleged assault of lifelong Yankees fan...
| May 24, 2013
| 2:58 PM
For all of those hoping that the interleague competition between the Orioles and the Washington Nationals would turn into an honest-to-goodness regional rivalry, there is good news to report as both teams prepare for the four-game home-and-home series...
| 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,...
| 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...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 12:32 PM
April 28, 2003: Towson University announces plans to rename its outdoor athletic facility Johnny Unitas Stadium. "I would hope naming this for John will inspire those who play here to live up to his example," says Hall of Famer Raymond Berry, one of a...
| May 1, 2013
| 5:35 AM
Esther Bonnet, 100, is always thinking about new plans for Action in Maturity — as she has since she co-founded the transportation service for seniors more than 40 years ago.
During a recent visit from Elizabeth Briscoe, AIM's executive director,...
| May 6, 2013
| 7:50 AM
I'm a fan of obscure and somewhat-silly holidays (National Ice Cream Day, Talk Like a Pirate Day), so I thought I'd tell you about one lesser-known and even lesser-observed holiday.
This past Saturday was World Labyrinth Day (sponsored by David Bowie...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 6:45 AM
The recent article ("Beyond the Preakness," April 9) outlining the current reality of the Pimlico race track and its future highlights the need for broader and bolder thinking in order to advance a sustainable solution to make horse racing in Baltimore...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Johns Hopkins has taken command of this rivalry, compiling a 59-26-1 record. But Navy has recently displayed a knack for registering a stunner, winning two of the last three meetings – including last year’s 8-2 surprise at Navy-Marine Corps...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 1:20 PM
April 22, 2001: In a stunning upset, Baltimore's Hasim Rahman knocks out world heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis to take the title. A right cross to Lewis' chin floors the 1988 Olympic gold medalist in the fifth round in South Africa. Seven months later,...