| Feb 17, 2013
| 2:09 PM
An 18-year-old woman fatally shot on Friday was a senior at Roberto Clemente High School who had plans to attend college, according to her principal.
Frances Colon, of the 2900 block of West Armitage Avenue, was identified early this morning by the Cook...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 3:56 PM
The father of a Roberto Clemente Community Academy High School student killed Friday spent Monday morning putting up a memorial to his daughter at the North Side school. Later that morning, he remembered one of the last things he did with his daughter....
| Feb 22, 2013
| 7:18 AM
Police are questioning a 34-year-old man about the slaying of Frances Colon, the third Clemente High School student killed this year.
Colon, 18, was shot in the back last Friday evening in the 1100 block of North Pulaski Road in the West Humboldt Park...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 10:21 AM
Authorities filed charges against a 34-year-old man in connection with the shooting death of an 18-year-old Clemente High School student killed on the West Side last week.
Larry Luellen Jr., 34, was charged with first degree murder in the death of...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 11:15 AM
My father, Bill Guilfoile, was a baseball executive for 40 years with the New York Yankees, the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Baseball Hall of Fame. He was also a compulsive reader, and it's no surprise that his favorite subject was the game that has...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 1:57 PM
David Maraniss, a longtime journalist with The Washington Post, wrote “First In His Class,” a seminal biography of former President Bill Clinton, after winning the 1993 Pulitzer Prize in national reporting for his newspaper stories on Clinton....
| Nov 4, 2011
Matty Alou, the middle brother in one of baseball's greatest playing families and a slap hitter who won the National League batting title in 1966, died Thursday in the Dominican Republic. He was 72.
His former team in the Dominican, Leones del Escogido,...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 3:49 PM
Ravens running back Ray Rice has been an advocate for pro-kindness and anti-bullying efforts, held summer camps for kids in Baltimore and his hometown of New Rochelle, N.Y., and helped students in Baltimore get fit. Those are just several of the reasons...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 7:21 PM
Closer Jim Johnson has been named the Orioles' nominee for the 2012 Roberto Clemente Award, which recognizes a player "who best represents the game of baseball through positive contributions on and off the field, including sportsmanship and community...
| Apr 23, 2011
| 11:30 AM
At first glance, there's little about Ben Delgado that screams "catcher." He stands 5-foot-8 and weighs 170 pounds, size usually reserved for a middle infielder … or a place-kicker.
Then you see him on the field. He throws out 71 percent of would-...
| Jun 5, 2011
An American Life
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Here is a theory I have: There are three kinds of baseball players — the Good, the Great and the Gods. In the first category is everybody who made it to the...