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

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

March 13, 1996: The Orioles swap outfielders with Montreal, obtaining Tony Tarasco from the Expos for Sherman Obando. That fall, in the ALCS against New York at Yankee Stadium, Tarasco is robbed of a putout on a fly hit by Derek Jeter that is caught by the outstretched glove of 12-year-old Jeffrey Maier, resulting in a home run.

March 16, 1986: Navy’s basketball team upsets No. 9 Syracuse, 97-85, in the second round of the NCAA East Regional. All-America center David Robinson totals 35 points, 11 rebounds, seven blocks and three steals for Navy, which will lose to Duke, 71-50, in the regional final.

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