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Hughie Jennings

The Sun remembers: Aug. 12-18

The Sun remembers: Aug. 12-18

Aug. 14, 1998: Orioles catcher Chris Hoiles hits two home runs with the bases loaded in a 15-3 romp over the Indians in Cleveland. "My biggest asset is when I have a stick in my hands," says Hoiles, only the ninth player [and first catcher] to slug two grand slams in one game. Aug. 13, 1988: After learning of the death of team owner Edward Bennett Williams, 68, from cancer, the Orioles blank the host Milwaukee Brewers, 5-0. Jeff Ballard pitches a three-hitter and left fielder Joe Orsulak makes two nifty defensive plays as the Birds (38-77) end a five-game losing streak. Aug. 15, 1975:Earl Weaver is ejected from both games of a doubleheader against visiting Texas by umpire Ron...

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