| Apr 30, 2012
| 10:30 AM
We gave you our early grades on the 2012 Ravens draft class on Sunday. Now here is a look at how a handful of national draft analysts have graded what G.M. Ozzie Newsome and Co. did over the weekend.
Mel Kiper Jr., ESPN: Solid B. “The Ravens had...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 8:18 AM
The Ravens and Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice agreed to a five-year, $40 million extension Monday. Here’s what other news outlets are saying about the big deal, which makes Rice one of the NFL’s highest-paid backs.
** Matt Williamson of ESPN&...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 7:22 PM
Orioles top prospect Dylan Bundy will be featured in a segment on the premiere episode of Sports Illustrated's new television series, which debuts Tuesday night on NBC Sports Network.
The 19-year-old right-hander is also the subject of a story by SI's...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Ravens veteran center Matt Birk was named the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year on Saturday night, recognition for his consistent play on the field and his commitment to community endeavors.
Birk is the first Ravens player to win the award, given...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 2:40 PM
The Baltimore area has produced another one of Sports Illustrated's "Faces in the Crowd."
Just two weeks after Patterson basketball star Aquille Carr was highlighted in the magazine, former Glenelg track standout Robby Creese is being recognized....
| Feb 8, 2012
Life has has been bittersweet for Gail and Andy Zitnay recently. First the sweet.
Andy was recently selected to be inducted into the Maryland Slow Pitch Hall of Fame after years of devoted service. Then on Jan. 23, their daughter, Katie, one of the...
| May 19, 2012
| 5:45 PM
There's probably no position player in major league baseball — maybe ever — who can truly understand the hype that Washington Nationals 19-year-old outfielder Bryce Harper has encountered on a daily basis.
But Orioles catcher Matt Wieters...
| May 19, 2012
| 4:41 PM
There’s probably no position player in major league baseball — maybe ever — who can truly understand the hype that Washington Nationals 19-year-old outfielder Bryce Harper has encountered on a daily basis.
But Orioles catcher Matt...
| Feb 15, 2012
Michael Waltrip will make a historic run in this year's Daytona 500.
He will make his 75th start on the fabled superspeedway — the most of any driver — on Feb. 26. He will drive the No. 40 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota for Aaron Racing.
| May 23, 2012
| 4:30 AM
I find it incredible that Joe Seivold, touted by Sports Illustrated magazine in 1958 as "possibly the greatest lacrosse player to ever play the game," was not included in your list of the 175 top Maryland athletes ("The top 175," May 17).
| Feb 17, 2012
| 8:51 AM
As Orioles pitchers and catchers get ready to report to spring training tomorrow, we take a look at what other media outlets have to say about the team.
* ESPN's Jim Bowden, Keith Law and Buster Olney ranked the Orioles last of 30 major league teams in...
| May 25, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Many of you no doubt saw the popular feature Top Maryland Athletes in Sun History that has appeared on http://www.baltimoresun.com since April.
The list was compiled by veteran Sun sportswriter Mike Klingaman in conjunction with The Sun's 175th on May...