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Laura Vecsey

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  • Wouldn't it be nice? Sosa, Palmeiro play duet of hits

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Sammy Sosa remembers his first career homer. So does Rafael Palmeiro, Sosa's teammate back in 1989. "It was off Roger Clemens," Palmeiro said yesterday. "Of course. We were teammates. He was the skinny guy with the Jheri Curl." Back then, Sosa and Palmeiro were tight, sharing...

  • Upon Tejada's arrival, pessimism, egoism exit

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - With his home run power and notorious cartoon antics, Sammy Sosa has brought a show-business buzz to the Orioles. If you want a ballplayer to sell you hot dogs, Sosa, and his made-for-TV bunny hop, is your man. Look for him on a billboard near you. But myth and reality are...

  • Mazzilli manages new comfort level

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Official Day 1 of Year 2 for Lee Mazzilli: The message he delivered to the Orioles yesterday was as much a challenge to himself as it was to his team. "I told them, 'Have your own identity. Be themselves. Show your personality. Do what you do best and be who you are,'" Mazzilli...

  • If Sosa parks it, he'll be in driver's seat

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Thwack. The little white orb jumped off the bat and rocketed across the blue Florida sky. Goodbye, baseball. Hello, Sammy Sosa. In his first batting practice in an orange Orioles jersey, Sosa took a few of bench coach Sam Perlozzo's dead-arm offerings and launched them over...

  • Hope for a new spin when Sosa rolls in

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Sammy Sosa reports today. It's big enough news that the Orioles sent out a release. "There will be a lot more people here than you six guys," Orioles manager Lee Mazzilli said in the dugout yesterday, smiling at the small contingent of regular beat reporters. And forget the...

  • Neuheisel, Williams left cringing by Terps

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  • Malone, Miller close curtain on NBA era

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  • With victory, UM makes fans' curses thing of past

    COLLEGE PARK - Curse J.J. Redick? How about love him? How about air kisses and Valentine's Day cards for the Duke shooter who helps inspire the Terrapins to fight the way they fight? A year ago, Comcast Center was the center of an anti-J.J. Redick storm, one that landed the University of Maryland...

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