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For rebuilding Orioles, 'money question' after bad performances is balancing development and consequences

In the late innings of the Orioles' 12-2 loss to the Chicago White Sox on Monday night, at least before catcher Jesús Sucre took the mound and rescued the sad in the name of the silly, was another in a series of snapshots that illustrate the balance manager Brandon Hyde and his coaches must strike...

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David Hess' strong start undone, another position player pitches in Orioles' 12-2 loss to White Sox

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Players with Maryland ties to watch for in the 2019 NFL draft

Players with Maryland ties to watch for in the 2019 NFL draft

With no second-round pick, the Ravens might not be too active over the first two days of the NFL draft. But it could get very busy very early for the draft’s Maryland contingent. As many as three as players with ties to the state, including a Terps star and a Baltimore native, could be taken in...

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For Baltimore County seniors, interacting with horses is therapeutic

For Baltimore County seniors, interacting with horses is therapeutic

Speedy is old in horse-years. At age 30, the quarter horse is among the most senior at Notchcliff Farm. But he’s not too old to take his owner on trail rides and entertain visitors who run their fingers through his chestnut-brown coat. Movement keeps him young. It’s the same for residents of Glen...

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St. Frances offensive lineman Ja’Khi Green commits to Maryland for 2020 class

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Girl Athlete of the Week (April 24): Haley Downin, Chesapeake-AA, softball
 

Girl Athlete of the Week (April 24): Haley Downin, Chesapeake-AA, softball

Haley Downin Chesapeake-AA, softball The All-Metro senior pitcher, a four-year starter, led the Cougars (10-1) to two Anne Arundel County wins last week with her fine work in the circle and at the plate. In a 5-0 win over Severna Park on April 16, she allowed two hits while striking out four in...

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  • Russell Westbrook plays on the edge while the Thunder try to avoid it

    Russell Westbrook plays on the edge while the Thunder try to avoid it

    Imagine an American muscle car speeding down the clay-lined freeways here, so fast, so strong — but with the brake lines cut. Imagine a brick stuck to the car’s accelerator. Imagine the car slamming into the guard rails, tipping onto two tires, before eventually getting to the final destination....

  • Lakers meet with Jason Kidd and set a second interview with Tyronn Lue on Wednesday

    Lakers meet with Jason Kidd and set a second interview with Tyronn Lue on Wednesday

    The Lakers have scheduled a second interview with Tyronn Lue on Wednesday in Los Angeles for their head-coaching vacancy, according to people not authorized to speak publicly on the search. This time, Lue will meet with Lakers co-owner Jeanie Buss for the first time and again with general manager...

  • Phoenix Suns fire coach Igor Kokoskov after one season

    Phoenix Suns fire coach Igor Kokoskov after one season

    The Phoenix Suns have fired coach Igor Kokoskov after one season. The team announced Kokoskov's firing in a statement Monday night. A longtime NBA assistant, Kokoskov was the first European-born head coach in NBA history when Phoenix hired him to replace interim coach Jay Triano in 2018. The Suns,...

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  • James B. Foss, civil engineer and avid golfer, dies

    James B. Foss, civil engineer and avid golfer, dies

    James B. Foss, a retired civil engineer whose specialty was designing and remodeling sewage treatment plants, died April 16 of renal failure at Brightview Assisted-Living in Bel Air. He was 89. James Bernard Foss, who was born in Bridgeport, Ill., and raised there, was the son of James Alton Foss,...

  • Rick Reilly wants the public to know the truth about President Trump's golf game

    Rick Reilly wants the public to know the truth about President Trump's golf game

    Rick Reilly’s course of action isn’t to cheat the audience. The former L.A. Times, Sports Illustrated and ESPN writer sized up the room of about 30 bunched into the center of an independent book store in Manhattan Beach the other night and declared: As a golfer, your president is all about unplayable...

  • C.T. Pan rallies to win RBC Heritage for 1st PGA Tour title

    C.T. Pan rallies to win RBC Heritage for 1st PGA Tour title

    C.T. Pan watched the Masters last week with his wife, and sometimes caddie, Yingchun Lin, thrilled by Tiger Woods' stirring victory at Augusta National. His wife, Pan recalled, told him point blank, "Hey, I'm not patient, so you better get me (to Augusta) as soon as possible." Pan complied quickly,...

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Financial adviser testifies he paid Notre Dame and Northwestern football players

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Liverpool will open its U.S. tour with the 1st soccer match at Notre Dame Stadium

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  • U.S. Olympic gymnastics trials will be held in St. Louis next summer

    U.S. Olympic gymnastics trials will be held in St. Louis next summer

    The 2020 U.S. Olympic gymnastics trials, which will determine the U.S. gymnastics teams for the Tokyo Summer Games, will be held June 25-28, 2020 at the Enterprise Center in St. Louis. In a change from four years ago, both the men’s and women’s trials will be held in the same spot. The competitions...

  • UCLA and Oklahoma are favorites in gymnastics championships

    UCLA and Oklahoma are favorites in gymnastics championships

    As the UCLA gymnastics team practiced Thursday, a little more than 24 hours before the start of the NCAA championships, the Bruins behaved as they have all season. They danced between exercises and to each other’s floor routines, laughed while sporting shiny blue sunglasses and appeared relaxed,...

  • Pro skier Dave Treadway dies after falling 100 feet into crevasse

    Pro skier Dave Treadway dies after falling 100 feet into crevasse

    Dave Treadway, a Canadian professional freeskier, died Monday after falling around 100 feet into a crevasse while skiing in the backcountry between Whistler and Pemberton, British Columbia. He was 34. Both his website and fellow members of the ski community confirmed the news of his sudden death....

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Chris Dollar: Spring seasons feature rockfish angling, turkey hunting
 

Chris Dollar: Spring seasons feature rockfish angling, turkey hunting

Turkeys, shads, and rockfish were all in play in recent days as Maryland sportsmen and women welcomed in the spring seasons. Some went afield to bag a spring gobbler while others went creekside to cast for migratory shads, both white and hickories. For Saturday’s rockfish opener, the forecast called...

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