| Jun 5, 2012
| 6:02 PM
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana Baseball's Micah Johnson and Chad Martin were both picked in the 2012 Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday (June 5). Johnson was chosen by the south-side Chicago White Sox in the ninth round (291st overall) while the north-...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Any time a high-profile crime is committed, reporters want to start digging into the background of the suspect. It can not only reveal new insight into that individual but potentially expose failures in the system, which can serve as a guide for...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 9:13 PM
The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association released its Freshman All-American Team on Monday.
Virginia Tech catcher Mark Zagunis, Virginia outfielder Derek Fisher and Liberty first baseman Alex Close were all named to the second team.
| Jun 14, 2012
First-time major champions are the rule in golf these days. The last three U.S. Opens, British Opens and PGAs, and last two Masters have welcomed new members to the club.
Curtis Strange suspects more of the same to transpire at this week'sU.S. Open,...
| Jul 8, 2012
She was one of the few women to pitch a perfect professional baseball game, a 1947 achievement that she downplayed decades later by saying: "I just got lucky."
Baseball records present a less-humble account of the career of Doris Sams. She was an all-...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 6:50 PM
When Timothy Scott Sherman shot and killed his mother and adoptive father while they slept, the case disturbed the normally quiet life in the small Harford County hamlet of Hickory.
A quarter-century later, another family murder has rocked the county, in...
| Jan 17, 2012
The local softball community lost two of its all-time greats last week with the passing of Harold Stofflet and Ernie Rohrbach.
Stofflet, who was 92, was the father of legendary softball pitcher Ty Stofflet.
"Harold was a figure-eight pitcher and was a...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 8:37 PM
Any Monday afternoon, you can find Todd Hook doing some woodworking in his garage.
Surrounded by what looks like every tool ever made, he whittles on long racks of wood and leaves a nice layer of sawdust on his Wrigley Field sign and Shocker baseball...
| Jul 30, 2012
Toting his water bottle, three sets of gloves and three bats in his black-and-gray Louisville slugger bag, Sawyer Nelson boarded Ride Line.
Sawyer, 10, and mother, Denise Nelson, were encouraged by a family friend, Don Thomas, a Ride Line driver, to use...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 12:05 PM
America is full of baseball pilgrimages and road trips. Fenway Park in Boston turns 100 this year. Wrigleyville, the neighborhood around Wrigley Field in Chicago is the best baseball neighborhood in the country. California has five major league teams to...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 5:52 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Alyssa Sovereign (Crescenta Valley High, 2010) sophomore, Penn State softball: After getting out to a bit of a slow start, the Crescenta Valley High product has come on strong as of...