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Babe Ruth was the twinkle in America’s eye

BALTIMORE – Nearly a quarter-century ago, when this city opened brand new Oriole Park at Camden Yards, a local sports writing legend named John Steadman hired a small plane to fly over the field on Opening Day, carrying a banner […]

Babe Ruth was the twinkle in America’s eye

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BALTIMORE – Nearly a quarter-century ago, when this city opened brand new Oriole Park at Camden Yards, a local sports writing legend named John Steadman hired a small plane to fly over the field on Opening Day, carrying a banner […]

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Orioles are worse than the ’88 team

BALTIMORE —  Turn away if you must, but do not deny the arithmetic, which is inscribed on our souls. Any moment now, the Baltimore Orioles will match the worst

Orioles’ trading Manny Machado symbolizes what is wrong with baseball

BALTIMORE —  The diehard fans of the Baltimore Orioles will forever lament last week’s loss of Manny Machado, and major league baseball ought to be mourning, too. You want evidence?

Congressional leaders plead for unity in wake of shootings

WASHINGTON – It was a surreal scene at the U.S. Capitol that had not been seen in years. In the wake of an attack on one of their own,

Álex Rodríguez will retire after Friday’s game

In a tear-filled press conference in New York, Yankees star Álex Rodríguez announced he will retire as a player, effective this Friday. Even though it is a surprise, it

Orioles start road trip with a win

After Friday’s game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, the Baltimore Orioles are now leading the American League East Division, one game ahead of the Boston Red Sox.

Orioles go all-in with Gallardo, Fowler signings

*Update: Dexter Fowler has backed out of his agreement with the Orioles and resigned with the Chicago Cubs on a one-year deal.  The original story follows: *** The Baltimore Orioles reached

Sports: Random thoughts to consider

Super Bowl:  The best offense is a great defense. Not since Baltimore won a Super Bowl with Trent Dilfer as their quarterback has a team won a Super Bowl

Mets win: move on to NLCS

For whatever reason given for the Dodgers not winning the National League Division Series, it won’t be the pitching of Clayton Kershaw or Zack Greinke. Both aces pitched well

Yogi Berra has died

The man who told the sports world, “It ain’t over ’til it’s over,” has died. Lawrence Peter “Yogi” Berra was a 15-time All-Star and three-time American League MVP as a player and

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