| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:29 AM
When it comes to the Catonsville Comets Instructional Baseball Camp, the 20 baseball players who participated this year knew their priorities were on the diamond at Catonsville High.
Catonsville High baseball and football coach Rich Hambor also knew the...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:08 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: Neither had it as easy as they might have hoped, but Germany and France set up a showdown in the quarterfinal with wins over Algeria and Nigeria.
What's on tap: Argentina vs. Switzerland, noon, ESPN; Belgium vs. United States,...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:54 PM
For U.K. native Jimmy Lewis and Honduran native Roger Carcamo, Tuesday's nail-biting soccer match between Team USA and Belgium for a spot in the 2014 World Cup quarterfinals was like a reminder of home for the Harford County residents.
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:23 PM
A few hundred soccer fans gathered at Power Plant Live! on Tuesday to watch the United States play Belgium in the 2014 World Cup’s round-of-16 game.
While the U.S. lost a heartbreaker, 2-1 in extra time, ending their 2014 World Cup campaign,...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:06 AM
The only thing harder than the U.S. being out of the World Cup is that there's no soccer for two days. When it rains, it pours. If it's any consolation, I am back with the Coffee Companion, which recaps the previous day's local sports headlines.
| Jul 3, 2014
| 10:10 AM
That headline is only half serious. More than anything, it's a shot at the people who've been whining all over social media, at least my social media feeds, about how obsessed everyone else seems to have been about the World Cup. While the U.S. Men's Team...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Yesterday in one sentence: The gaps in the World Cup schedule, as a very smart person pointed out to me, need to be filled with something, even if it’s MLS games. It was too weird without soccer this week, and now there are more days without it than...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:42 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: The gap between the Americans’ loss and these matches didn’t really help anyone’s World Cup fever sustain itself, as France and Germany was kind of boring and Brazil won the battle against Colombia but lost the...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Ann Coulter has, once again, done what she does best: poke a stick in the cages of the liberal menagerie to rile up the beasts. This time she has done it with an all-out assault on soccer.
Right in the middle of a World Cup in which the American team...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Turning away from a sold-out crowd in Santa Clara, Calif., Taylor Twellman put down the mic and picked up the phone.
"I appreciate the opportunity," he told ESPN's producers that day in July 2010. "I apologize for that being one of the worst games...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 6:45 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: Sunday is basically irrelevant because all I can think about is the U.S. game, but since this is a regular feature, yesterday was proof the Europeans can beat non-European teams (even if they aren't good ones) and Lionel Messi...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 6:23 AM
Major League Baseball should go on hiatus during the World Cup. Honestly, is anyone paying attention to a Monday night game in St. Petersburg? I was appalled that the bar I was at last night had the Orioles on even though no one was watching. How dumb....