Loyola Maryland's Pat Spencer, who ranks in the top-five all-time of both points and assists in NCAA Division I, was selected first overall by the PLL’s Archers to become the first collegiate player ever selected by the new league.
Mark Beecher, a Fallston-based amateur jockey, took the inside trip with Upland Partners’ Mystic Strike in Saturday’s $50,000 My Lady’s Manor, surged to the lead at the final fence, and held off a hard-charging Witor to win Saturday’s 109th running of the Maryland timber classic.
Orioles pitching prospect Hunter Harvey begins 2019 with Double-A Bowie, where he made only nine starts with a 5.57 ERA last season while battling shoulder and elbow injuries. But Baysox manager Buck Britton said that after routine start-of-the-season buildup, the right-hander won’t be limited.
Branden Kline spoke to The Baltimore Sun about how the measures of success change for players like him, how and why he's better than before, and how his injuries and subsequent return changed his outlook on life and the game.
Three Orioles prospects, including Yusniel Díaz, reported to Double-A Bowie on Thursday excited to continue their strong seasons after they were traded from the Los Angeles Dodgers for All-Star shortstop Manny Machado.
Left-hander Keegan Akin struck out a career-high 12 in six innings of two-hit, two-run ball Tuesday, marking his third career double-digit strikeout game and continuing his strong start for the Baysox.
Twenty-five years ago, Baltimore's Memorial Stadium, abandoned a year earlier when the Orioles migrated downtown to Oriole Park at Camden Yards, enjoyed the start of one last fling with professional baseball, as the minor league Bowie Baysox opened their inaugural season there.
Infielder Corban Joseph, the brother of Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph, entered Friday with an 18-game hitting streak for the Baysox. A career .280 minor league hitter who appeared in two games with the New York Yankees in 2013, Joseph hit .349/.394/.465 with a home run, five doubles and 12 RBIs in his first 22 games of the season. He has played first base and second base for Bowie, and entered the weekend leading the Eastern League in hitting.