| Nov 16, 2012
| 7:44 PM
The Blast impressed in winning its first three games of the Major Indoor Soccer League season, but the team knew Friday night's visit from the two-time defending league champion Milwaukee Wave would provide a greater assessment of where it stood in the...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 5:12 AM
Of all the cities Chris Tomlin plays, Baltimore is one of his favorites.
"I don't know what it is, but it seems like there's nights where you feel really connected to the people immediately," Tomlin said. "There's other nights where you have to work at...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 12:31 PM
The Blast has the ideal primer for the upcoming Major Indoor Soccer League playoffs as the team closes out its regular season at 1st Mariner Arena on Saturday — a game against the two-time defending league champion Milwaukee Wave.
The rivalry is...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 7:45 PM
The Blast completed its 2012-13 regular season with a fundamentally sound stamp of approval Saturday night against the two-time defending Major Indoor Soccer League champion Milwaukee Wave.
In a showdown for first place, the Blast defended more closely,...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 7:53 PM
It's no secret the Blast will need its offense cranked up on high to win games in the Major Indoor Soccer League this season, at least early on as the team breaks in two rookie goalkeepers who are brand new to the indoor game.
If Saturday night's home...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 4:44 PM
A woman was found fatally stabbed Monday evening inside a home in Pigtown, one of several recent violent incidents being investigated by Baltimore police.
Police also were probing three fatal shootings that occurred Saturday and Sunday, including a home-...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Regarding your recent article about the future of 1st Mariner Arena, I felt compelled to share that Forest Park High School's Class of 1963 was the very first class ever to graduate at what was then the Baltimore Civic Center. In fact, a picture of our...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:04 AM
To keep its animals safe, the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS) moved all of its dogs and cats to a temporary home at 1st Mariner Arena on Monday morning.
Because the shelter lies in a flood-prone part of South Baltimore, BARCS convened...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 2:38 PM
The Blast signed five players Wednesday, including two goalkeepers, team president and general manager Kevin Healey announced.
Troy Hernandez and William Vanzela will help the Blast replace veteran goalkeeper Sagu and backup Akira Fitzgerald (Loyola...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Nervous, but ready.
That's how Troy Hernandez, one of the Blast's two new goalkeepers this season, described the first time he walked on a soccer field as a professional player.
He was playing outdoors for the Wilmington Hammerheads in the USL Pro...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:11 AM
Rihanna, who postponed her Baltimore concert scheduled for March 12 due to illness, will now perform at 1st Mariner Arena on April 24, Live Nation announced this morning.
Tickets for the March show will be honored at the door. Tickets are still on...