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This Week in Baltimore Sports History: Ripken, Mussina combine for grand triumph

This Week in Baltimore Sports History for June 30-July 6

This week in Baltimore sports history: Orioles great Cal Ripken Jr. announces retirement

“It’s been a great run,” Cal Ripken Jr. said at a June 19, 2001, news conference announcing his retirement at season’s end.

This week in Baltimore sports history: Michael Phelps 'living dream' at 18

Towson swimmer Michael Phelps is living the dream as the fastest butterfly swimmer in the world at age 18.

This week in Baltimore sports history (June 2-8): Ravens trade for QB Steve McNair, who leads them to division title

Remember when Steve McNair, Storm Davis and Hoyt Wilhelm were on the Baltimore sports pages?

This week in Baltimore sports history (May 5-11): Franklin puts a halt to Dulaney's lacrosse streak

Unranked Franklin upsets Dulaney, 7-6, for the Baltimore County boys’ lacrosse championship, ending the latter’s 73-game win streak against county foes. Tommy Montanye scores the game-winner with six seconds remaining.

This week in Baltimore sports history (April 28-May 4): Mike Bordick sets O's mark for RBIs in a month by a SS

April 28, 2000: Mike Bordick’s seventh home run helps the Orioles defeat the Texas Rangers, 4-3, before an announced 44,092 at Camden Yards. With 29 RBIs, Bordick breaks the one-month team record for RBIs by a shortstop held by Cal Ripken Jr.

This week in Baltimore sports history (April 21-27): Ravens select Terrell Suggs in 2003 NFL draft

Remember when Roberto Alomar, Jill Kaenel and Calvin Ripken were on the sports pages?

This week in Baltimore sports history (April 14-20): Orioles' Sutcliffe pitches another Camden Yards gem

Remember when Rick Sutcliffe, Franz Wittelsberger and Hal Smith were on the sports pages?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for April 7-13

Remember when Brady Anderson, Brooks Robinson and Howdy Myers were on the sports pages?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for March 31-April 6

Remember when Mike Boddicker, Jim Palmer and Milt Pappas were on the sports pages?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for March 24-30

Remember when Lonny Baxter, Ronnie Franklin and Brooks Robinson were on the sports pages?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for March 17-23

Remember when Drew Nicholas, Jerry Phipps and Wally Bunker were on the sports pages?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for March 10-16

Remember when Tony Tarasco, Sully Krouse and Don Ohl were on the sports pages?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for March 3-9

Remember when Jen Adams, Walt Bellamy and Jack Fisher were on the sports pages?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Feb. 24-March 2

Remember when Eddie Murray, Boog Powell and George Petrides were on the sports pages?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Feb. 17-23

Remember when Brian Billick, Juan Dixon and Art Donovan were on the sports pages?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Feb. 10-16

Remember when Chuck Thompson, John "Boog" Powell and De De Sneeringer were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Feb. 3-9

Remember when Michael Brown, Brooks Robinson and Al Kaline were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Jan. 27-Feb. 2

Remember when Pat Santarone, Bob Vogel and Jack Marin were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Jan. 20-26

Remember when Elvis Grbac, Marvin Webster and Wes Unseld were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Jan. 13-19

Remember when Marvin Lewis, Chris Weller and Frank Robinson were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Jan. 6-12

Remember when Walt Williams, Luis Aparicio and Harry Dalton were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Dec. 30-Jan. 5

Remember when Gary Anderson, Len Bias, Ray Perkins and Bailey Howell were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Dec. 23-29

Remember when Jamal Lewis, Frank Robinson and Tom Matte were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Dec. 16-22

Remember when Kyle Boller, Archie Clark and Mark Belanger were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Dec. 9-15

Remember when Qadry Ismail, Dick Szymanski and Stu Miller were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Dec. 2-8

Remember when Lonny Baxter, Jimmy Key and Raymond Berry were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Nov. 25-Dec. 1

Remember when Ron Mix, Lenny Moore and Bailey Howell were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Nov. 18-24

Remember when Priest Holmes, Chris McCarron and Gus Johnson were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Nov. 11-17

Remember when Jacoby Jones, Willie Richardson and Willie Lanier were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Nov. 4-10

Remember when Bob Wheeler, Alvin Mitchell and Emil “Buzzy” Budnitz were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Oct. 28-Nov. 3

Remember when Art Modell, Vinny Testaverde and Lil Shelton were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Oct. 21-27

Remember when Pat Dobson, Walt Bellamy and Adrian Burk were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Oct. 14-20

Remember when Pam Shriver, Boomer Esiason and Jack Marin were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Oct. 7-13

Remember when Johnny Unitas, Joe Gattuso and Ed Modzelewski were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Sept. 30-Oct. 6

Remember when Brian West, Carl Runk and Wes Unseld were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Sept. 23-29

Remember when Jamal Lewis, Davey Johnson and Joe Barger were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Sept. 16-22

Remember when Vinny Testaverde, Dennis Hresko and LeRoy Ellis were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Sept. 9-15

Remember when Cleveland Cooper, Boog Powell and Wes Unseld were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Sept. 2-8

Remember when Ted Hendricks, Mike Flanagan and Lenny Moore were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Aug. 26-Sept. 1

Remember when Jonathan Ogden, Jesse Davidson and Robin Roberts were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Aug. 19-25

Remember when Eddie Murray, Rod Laver and Gus Triandos were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for Aug. 12-18

Remember when Adalius Thomas, Vicky Bullett and Bob Vogel were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for August 5-11

Remember when Shannon Sharpe, Jerry Logan and Jim Gentile were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This week in Maryland sports history for July 29-Aug. 4

Remember when Dave Schmidt, Bill Passmore and Art Donovan were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for July 22-28

Remember when Elrod Hendricks, Kelso and Arnold Palmer were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for July 15-21

Remember when Ray Lewis, Mike Mussina and Frank Kush were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History, July 8-14

Remember when Paul Blair, Earl Weaver and Johnny Unitas were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for July 1-7

Remember when Joe Gilliam, Brooks Robinson and Haystacks Calhoun were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for June 24-30

Remember when Al Kaline, Dave McNally and Willie Richardson were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for June 17-23

Remember when Brooks Robinson, Larry Barbiere and Lou Carter were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for June 10-16

Remember when Lenny Webster, Ronnie Franklin and Frank "Noodles" Zupo were in the news?

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland sports history for June 3-9

Dennis Martinez, Stan White, Lewis Ray and Reggie Jackson were in the news.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for May 27-June 2

Frank Urso, Deane Beman and Art Donovan were on the sports pages back in the day.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for May 20-26

Lee May, Carroll Rosenbloom and Hoyt Wilhelm were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for May 13-19

Elrod Hendricks, Master Derby and Wally Bunker were on the sports pages back in the day.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for May 6-12

Jimmy Key, George Zuverink and Art Bragg were on the sports pages back in the day.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for April 29-May 5

Pat Kelly, Billy Ray Smith and John Miller were on the sports pages back in the day.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for April 22-28

Don Zimmermann, Brooks Robinson and Marguerite Rutherford were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for April 15-21

Mark Teixeira, Lee May and Bill Bilderback were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for April 8-14

Cal Ripken Jr., Jack Marin and Jim Palmer were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for April 1-7

Eric Davis, Dave McNally and Joe Gans were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for March 25-31

Terry Reardon, Don Larsen and Babe Ruth were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for March 18-24

Peter Angelos, Bob Wade and Charlie Keller were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for March 11-17

Eric Bell, Jack Marin and Gus Johnson were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for March 4-10

Trent Dilfer, Cal Ripken, Al Kaline and Camilo Carreon were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 25-March 3

Jen Adams, Cal Ripken Sr. and Calvin Maddox were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 18-24

Jesse Owens, Don Joyce and Dave Cottle were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 11-17

Jim Harbaugh, George Young and Cliff Richey were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 4-10

Pete "Destroyer" Blair, Harry Jeffra and Margaret Diaz were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Jan. 28-Feb. 3

Ernie Graham, Rube Parnham and Earl Monroe were on the sports pages this time of year.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 21-27

Gene Shue, Jim Phelan and Gregg and Chris McCarron are part of This Week in Maryland Sports for Jan. 14-20

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 14-20

Quintin Dailey, Johnny Unitas and Shannon Sharpe are part of This Week in Maryland Sports for Jan. 14-20

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 7-13

Anthony Mitchell, Frank Robinson and Bert Rechichar are part of This Week in Maryland Sports for Jan. 7-13

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Dec. 31-Jan. 6

Jamal Lewis, Toots Barger and Mike Bloom are part of This Week in Maryland Sports for Dec. 31-Jan. 6.

The Sun Remembers: This Week In Sports, Dec. 24-30

Mike Barnes, Red Holzman and Don Ohl are part of This Week in Maryland Sports for Dec. 24-30.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Dec. 17-23

Skip Wise, Larry Gibson, Gus Johnson, Joe Campanella and Frank Kush are part of This Week in Maryland Sports for Dec. 17-23.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Dec. 10-16

Mike Bordick, Gary Kerkorian and Price Colvin are part of This Week in Maryland Sports for Dec. 10-16.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Dec. 3-9

Don Shinnick, Bob Ward, Jim McKay, Tommy Lee and Brady Anderson are part of This Week in Sports for Dec. 3-9

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Nov. 26-Dec. 2

Roger Staubach, Bert Jones and Bailey Howell are part of This Week in Sports for Nov. 26-Dec. 2.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Nov. 19-25

Johnny Sample, Earl Monroe and Tom Duley are part of This Week in Sports for Nov. 19-25.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Nov. 12-18

John Dutton, Jim Gentile and Carroll Rosenbloom are part of This Week in Maryland Sports History.

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Nov. 5-11

Bill Nolan, Kevin Loughery and Pat Summerall are part of This Week in Maryland Sports History.

The Sun Remembers: Oct. 29-Nov. 4

Charlie Wysocki, Jon Miller and Dan Dullea are part of This week in Maryland Sports History

The Sun Remembers: Oct. 22-28

Bob Cousy, Jack Scarbath and Bjorn Borg are part of This week in Maryland Sports History

The Sun Remembers: Oct. 15-21

Terry Reardon, Walt Bellamy and Bill Busik are part of This Week in Maryland Sports History

The Sun Remembers: Oct. 8-14

Tito Landrum, Stan Benjamin and Lardarius Webb are part of This Week in Maryland Sports History

The Sun Remembers: Oct. 1-7

Kurt Schmoke, Paul Blair and Johnny Unitas are part of This Week in Maryland Sports History

The Sun Remembers: Sept. 17-23

George Halas, Don Larsen, Gary Nixon are part of This Week in Maryland Sports History

The Sun Remembers: Sept. 10-16

Napoleon McCallum, Frank Robinson and Roger Staubach are part of This Week in Maryland Sports History

The Sun Remembers: Sept. 3-9

Ray Lewis, Curt Schilling and Pam Shriver are part of This Week in Maryland Sports History.

The Sun Remembers: Aug. 27-Sept. 2

Don Shula, Mary Ann Musser and Deion Sanders are part of this week in Maryland sports.

The Sun Remembers: Aug. 20-26

Don Kellett, Jeff Ballard and Bob Turley are part of this week in Maryland sports.

The Sun Remembers: Aug. 13-19

Jesse Orosco, Brooks Robinson and Eddie Murray are part of this week in Maryland sports.

The Sun Remembers: Aug. 6-12

Elrod Hendricks, Ron Hansen and Lenny Moore are part of The Sun Remembers for Aug. 6-12

The Sun Remembers: July 30-Aug. 5

Earl Morrall, Brooks Robinson and Reggie Jackson are part of The Sun Remembers for July 23-29.

The Sun Remembers: July 23-29

"Cowboy" Jack Kaenel, Tommy Bolt and Harry Jeffra are part of The Sun Remembers for July 23-29.

The Sun Remembers: July 16-22

Steve Krulevitz, Jimmy Orr and Jim Valvano are part of The Sun Remembers for July 16-22.

The Sun Remembers: July 9-15

Edgar Prado, Frank Robinson and Eddie Rommel are part of The Sun Remembers for June 18-24.

The Sun Remembers: July 2-8

Syd Thrift, Carol Mann and Brooks Robinson are part of The Sun Remembers for June 18-24.

The Sun Remembers: June 25-July 1

Steve Francis, George Kell and Frank Robinson are part of The Sun Remembers for June 25-July 1.

The Sun Remembers: June 18-24

Donald Igwebuike, Steve Stone and Alex Olmedo are part of The Sun Remembers for June 18-24.

The Sun Remembers: June 11-17

O.J. Brigance, Gary Roenicke and Tom Gastall are part of The Sun Remembers for June 11-17.

The Sun Remembers: June 4-10

Hoyt Wilhelm, Walter Hagen and Billy Hunter are part of The Sun Remembers for June 4-10.

The Sun Remembers: May 28-June 3

Jonathan Ogden, Moose Haas and Luis Aparicio are part of The Sun Remembers for May 28-June 3.

The Sun Remembers: May 21-27

Dave Schmidt, Mickey Tettleton and Lee May are part of The Sun Remembers for May 21-27.

The Sun Remembers: May 14-20

Jeff Conine, "Disco" Dan Ford and Sir Barton are part of The Sun Remembers for May 14-20.

The Sun Remembers: May 7-13

Ozzie Newsome, Chris Hoiles, Eddie Arcaro and Steve Smith Sr. are part of The Sun Remembers for April 23-29.

The Sun Remembers: April 30-May 6

John Elway, Bailey Goss and Jeff Reboulet are part of The Sun Remembers for April 30-May 6.

The Sun Remembers: April 23-29

Joe Garavente, John Steadman and Rogers Hornsby are part of The Sun Remembers for April 23-29.

The Sun Remembers: April 16-22

Jamie Sharper, Jimmy Key and Jim Henneman are part of The Sun Remembers for April 16-22

The Sun Remembers: April 9-15

April 9, 1996: "There are four real blue-chippers, and we're going to get one of them," Ravens owner Art Model

The Sun Remembers: April 2-8

April 5, 1997: A 15-9 victory over James Madison at Byrd Stadium marks the 46th consecutive victory for the Ma

The Sun Remembers: March 26-April 1

March 30, 1996: Maryland upsets No. 1 Virginia, 13-11, in men's lacrosse in College Park. Andrew Whipple scores six goals and goalie Brian Do

The Sun Remembers: March 19-25

March 21, 2002: Owner Peter Angelos predicts the Orioles will play at least .500 baseball after going 63-98 in 2001.

The Sun Remembers: March 12-18

March 13, 1998: Maryland, three-time defending national champion in women's lacrosse, falls to

The Sun Remembers: March 5-11

March 5, 1996: Two Orioles managers are elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame: Earl Weaver, who led Ba

The Sun Remembers: Feb. 26-March 4

Feb. 28, 1992: The Orioles acquire pitcher Alan Mills from the

The Sun Remembers: Feb. 19-25

Feb. 23, 2002: In Dave Cottle's debut as the team's men's lacrosse coach, Maryland defeats Hobart, 13

The Sun Remembers: Feb. 12-18

Feb. 12, 1991: The Orioles sign first baseman Glenn Davis, acquired in the offseason from the

The Sun Remembers: Feb. 5-11

Feb. 6, 2000: Fighting cramps in both legs, sophomore guard Juan Dixon (Calvert Hall) makes two steals in the final 1 minute, 8 seconds to lead the M

The Sun Remembers: Jan. 29-Feb. 4

Feb. 2, 2007: Citing a need to stay competitive in the NFL, the Ravens announce that they are increas

The Sun Remembers: Jan. 22-28

This is the best defensive team ever to play the game," defensive tackle Tony Siragusa crows as the Ravens rout the New York Giants, 34-7, in Super Bowl XXXV.

The Sun Remembers: Jan. 15-21

Jan. 19, 1999: "I don't throw [money] around liberally, but this seems to be a special man," Ravens o

The Sun Remembers: Jan. 8-14

Jan. 11, 1992: Penn State doubles the score on Morgan State, routing the visitors, 102-51, in men's basketball. It's the 11th loss in 12 games for th

The Sun Remembers: Jan. 1-7

Jan. 4, 2009: "Here come the Ravens, the team you don't want to see," safety Ed Reed says after Balti

The Sun Remembers: Dec. 25-31

Dec. 30, 2005: Shay Doron scores 26 points as the Maryland women rout Furman, 92-58, in the final of the Terrapin Classic at the

The Sun Remembers: Dec. 18-24

Dec. 19, 1999: The Ravens (7-7) intercept four passes and hold New Orleans to 11 rushing yards rushin

The Sun Remembers: Dec. 11-17

Dec. 14, 1997: In the last NFL game played at Memorial Stadium, the Ravens defeat the Tennessee Oilers, 21-19, before an announced 60,558.

The Sun Remembers: Dec. 4-10

Dec. 10, 2000: A 24-3 win over the San Diego Chargers at PSINet Stadium clinches the first playoff be

The Sun Remembers: Nov. 27-Dec. 3

Dec. 3, 1988: Army's football team listens to a 1958 recording of a speech by Gen. Douglas MacArthur, then storms out and defeats Navy, 20-15, in Phi

The Sun Remembers: Nov. 20-26

Nov. 22, 1998: Priest Holmes runs for 227 yards, Ray Lewis intercepts two passes and the

The Sun Remembers: Nov. 13-19

Nov. 16, 1997: The Ravens compile nine sacks, a team record, but manage only a 10-10 tie against the

The Sun Remembers: Nov. 6-12

Nov. 11, 1997: Ray Miller is named manager of the American League East champion

The Sun Remembers: Oct. 30-Nov. 5

Oct. 31, 2005: Before a national television audience, the Ravens lose, 20-19, to archrival Pittsburgh on a Steelers field goal with 1:36 left at Heinz Field.

The Sun Remembers: Oct. 23-29

Oct. 27, 2006: Matthew Centrowitz of Broadneck wins the Anne Arundel County boys cross country championship, finishing the 3-mile race 45 seconds ahe

The Sun Remembers: Oct 16-22

Oct. 22, 2000: Make it four straight games in which the Ravens have failed to score a touchdow

The Sun Remembers: Oct. 9-15

Oct. 15, 1997: A 1-0 defeat of the Orioles at Camden Yards

Retro Baltimore: Top Baltimore sports moments by decade

Browse photos of the top Baltimore sports moments by decade.

Brooks Robinson and Cal Ripken Jr., Oprah, other newsmakers revisit spots where they made their marks

Baltimore newsmakers, from Brooks Robinson and Cal Ripken Jr. to Oprah Winfrey, revisit the spots where they made their marks.

The Sun Remembers: Oct. 2-8

Oct. 5, 1996: Despite striking out 23 times, the Orioles defeat the I

The Sun Remembers: Sept. 25-Oct. 1

Oct. 1, 2000: Matt Stover's four field goals lead the Ravens (4-1) to a 12-0 win over the Browns in C

The Sun Remembers: Sept. 18-24

Sept. 18, 2003: About 2,000 fans brave the onset of Hurricane Isabel to watch the Orioles and

The Sun Remembers: Sept. 11-17

Sept. 17, 1989: Vice President Dan Quayle and his family attend the first game of the Borden International Challenge Cup lacrosse series at No

The Sun remembers this week in Baltimore sports: Sept. 4-10

Sept. 7, 2003: "I'd be lying if I didn't say I missed some throws I've got to make," rookie quarterback Kyle Boller<

The Sun remembers this week in Baltimore sports: Aug. 28-Sept. 3

Remembering the highlights and lowlights in Baltimore sports history for the week of Aug. 28 to Sept. 3.

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