| Nov 9, 2012
| 7:31 PM
A few early punches was all the Blast needed Friday night to take out the short-handed Chicago Soul.
A dominating second quarter was plenty as the Blast won for the second straight time against the Soul, this time a 17-9 win in front of an announced...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 7:14 PM
The Blast were playing their second game in just 24 hours Saturday night against Syracuse, and some heavy legs may have led to a sluggish start.
After being held scoreless in the opening quarter, the Blast was able to rebound and pulled away from the...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 6:08 PM
Site: 1st Mariner Arena
When: Friday, 7:35 p.m.
Outloook: Call it rivalry weekend for Baltimore. While the Ravens travel to Pittsburgh to take on the Steelers, the feeling is similar when the Blast plays the Wave. In a rematch...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Nervous, but ready.
That's how Troy Hernandez, one of the Blast's two new goalkeepers this season, described the first time he walked on a soccer field as a professional player.
He was playing outdoors for the Wilmington Hammerheads in the USL Pro...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:20 AM
Mission accomplished for the Blast earlier this week in Chicago.
The team successfully dodged the nasty weather with barely a glitch, opened the Major Indoor Soccer League semifinal round with an impressive win against the Soul on Tuesday and was safely...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Edwin F. Hale Sr., the Baltimore developer and former CEO of First Mariner Bancorp, filed a $5 million lawsuit Monday against the operators of 1st Mariner Arena, alleging they are improperly using billboards that belong to him.
Filed in Baltimore...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 10:50 AM
Blast at Missouri Comets
What: MISL championship Game 1
When: Thursday, 8:35 p.m.
Site: Independence (Mo.) Events Center
Outlook: Surprise! Most people expected to see the two-time defending league champion Milwaukee Wave...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 8:54 PM
Led by Tony Donatelli's hat trick, the Blast earned a victory Thursday night over the Missouri Comets in Game 1 of the MISL championship series.
Ptah Myers, Adauto Neto and Machel Millwood added two goals each for the Blast, and goalkeeper William...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Ed Hale knows what a championship team looks like. After all, he's seen the Blast bring home five of its six Major Indoor Soccer League titles since he became owner of the team.
So he's not hesitant in laying out his expectations for a Blast squad that'...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Citing a soured relationship with city government, Edwin F. Hale Sr., the Baltimore trucking magnate, developer and former CEO of First Mariner Bancorp, said Wednesday that he has moved his businesses to Baltimore County.
"I've been around for 43 years,...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Blast (21-5) at Chicago Soul (11-15)
What: MISL semifinals Game 1
When: Tuesday, 8:30 p.m.
Site: Odeum Sports & Expo Center in Villa Park, Ill.
Outlook: Baltimore won its last six games in the regular season to claim...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 9:49 PM
Led by three goals apiece from veteran Adauto Neto and rookie Lucas Roque, the Blast earned a 22-13 victory in Game 1 of the Major Indoor Soccer League semifinals Tuesday night against the host Chicago Soul.
Game 2 of the series is scheduled for...