| Aug 21, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Chris Davis, who is on a regional cover of Sports Illustrated this week, had a little fun today talking about the achievement, what it means and the SI jinx – he actually, jokingly, threatened bodily harm for bringing it up.
| Aug 21, 2013
| 5:33 PM
With the announcement he will be on a regional cover of Sports Illustrated this week, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis joined some elite company. Former Orioles including Brooks Robinson, Frank Robinson and Cal Ripken Jr. have graced the cover of the...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Contemporary pop culture bombards us with images and associations. You'll get a sense of that sensory overload in Rex R. Stevens' exhibit "Spellbound" in Howard Community College's Rouse Company Foundation Gallery.
His photo-derived digital prints are...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:12 PM
The path from Baltimore to the National Basketball Association is dotted with big names and busts, with perennial All-Stars like Carmelo Anthony, heartwarming reclamation projects like Gary Neal and whatever-happened-to former first-round draft picks like...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:57 PM
O.J. Brigance and Steve Gleason are brothers in arms in the fight against amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Both are retired NFL players who are battling the debilitating motor neuron and muscle disease that has no known cure and is commonly referred to as...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 4:46 PM
The University of Maryland did it in July 2012 and now Towson University is following suit. The Maryland athletic program dropped seven sports and now the athletic director at Towson, Mike Waddell, is recommending for baseball and mens soccer to be cut as...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
seven -- the number of Orioles hitters who struck out 100 or more times in 2012, the most in baseball history.
The Orioles swung for the...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 1:43 PM
When the Ravens made Ray Lewis their second-ever draft pick, they knew they were getting a highly productive player from the talent-rich University of Miami. What they could not have known was that Lewis would become perhaps the greatest middle linebacker...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 5:29 PM
Some guys gave flowers. Others candy. But smooth Rod Lopez, a man in touch with the cultural cutting edge, feted his lady love with a "Harlem Shake" video for Valentine's Day.
In it, the 34-year-old owner of a Parkville production company, wearing...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
When sifting through the national media's coverage of the Orioles this offseason, it isn’t tough to notice a trend.
The pundits love Dylan Bundy, they really like Buck Showalter – but ultimately they’re pretty sold that the Orioles are...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 3:07 PM
It has been 45 years since she first ran onto the field at Memorial Stadium, an 11-year-old blonde with a big smile and a straw broom that would win her fame. There, during the fifth-inning break in Orioles games, Linda Warehime would sweep off the bases,...
| May 28, 2013
| 5:01 AM
This time, it played out in real life -- not on the pages of Sports Illustrated, but on the pitch.
When openly-gay midfielder Robbie Rogers trotted onto the field for the LA Galaxy in this weekend's match against the Seattle Sounders, he made history...