| Nov 10, 2011
| 4:02 PM
On Wednesday, Cal Ripken Jr.'s name appeared on the website of the Second Mile charity under the heading "Board of Directors: Honorary Board."
By Thursday, it didn't.
Ripken asked the Second Mile, a charity allegedly used by former Penn State football...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 2:23 PM
The price tags came in different shapes and sizes — plain and colorful, stuck on items and hanging off, bigger for sums surpassing $4 million and small enough for a few bucks — and they were everywhere.
They were stuck to baseball cards, hung...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 4:18 PM
Everyone hopes for their moment of fame, but for Capt. Norm Bartlett, a Chesapeake Bay fishing guide, celebrity has been an out-of-body experience.
Bartlett's likeness appears in the 2012 collection of Topps trading cards, one of 33 non-baseball...
| Aug 11, 2012
En plena celebración de los Juegos Olímpicos en Londres, muchos fanáticos del golf se preguntan dónde ha quedado su deporte favorito.
Por fortuna para ellos, después de más de un siglo de no participar, la espera terminará en cuatro años, ya que el...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 5:32 PM
The legendary Bobby Jones once remarked about an otherwordly star taking the sport by storm, "Jack Nicklausplays a game with which I'm not familiar."
Decades later, Nicklaus said nearly the same thing about another prodigy named Tiger Woods.
| Mar 8, 2013
| 10:55 AM
It was the type of a tournament that could change a career, define a player.
The 2008 U.S. Open stabilized Tiger Woods as an icon. The Open made Rocco Mediate everyone's favorite underdog.
Mediate is well aware the tournament was a unique experience....
| May 24, 2012
If you like being outside, there's plenty to do on the Peninsula. From cycling and watersports to golf and hunting, there's plenty to keep people active while outdoors.
The Peninsula offers many opportunities for cycling enthusiasts....
| Mar 25, 2013
| 4:49 AM
This morning, Baltimore young'uns with their eyes all aglow are hoping for a snow day. Republican Senator Rand Paul, meanwhile is charitably hoping that if the glow happens to come from the burning of an illicit substance, the kids' lives won't be...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 11:59 AM
The reverberations from what Tiger Woodsdid Sunday on the outskirts of Columbus, Ohio are still being felt throughout the golf world, but there’s an even better comeback story coming to the Olympic Club in San Francisco next week.
| 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,...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 9:56 AM
CROMWELL — The first PGA Tour stop in Connecticut was 60 years ago with the Insurance City Open at Wethersfield Country Club.
Now called the Travelers Championship, it has gone through some name and sponsor changes through the years.