| Jan 21, 2015
| 12:42 PM
Coming up on Monday is one of my favorite events of the year, the KinderVision golf tournament and banquet at SeaCliff Country Club in Huntington Beach.
I don't golf, but I am a big baseball fan, so as usual I plan on attending the banquet, which...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 3:59 PM
There were 549 votes cast, with 412 needed for election:
Randy Johnson, 534 (97.3 percent); Pedro Martinez, 500 (91.1); John Smoltz, 455 (82.9); Craig Biggio, 454 (82.7); Mike Piazza, 384 (69.9); Jeff Bagwell, 306 (55.7); Tim Raines, 302 (55.0);...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 5:03 AM
Will the eighth time be the charm for Tim Raines?
The 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame class will be announced this afternoon, and Sanford native Raines is on the ballot again. The veteran outfielder, like the others under consideration, needs to have his name...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 5:39 PM
Defense has been a key component to the Orioles’ resurgence in the last three seasons, and on Tuesday they had three players selected as American League Gold Glove Award winners for the third straight year.
Shortstop J.J. Hardy, center fielder...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 7:44 AM
Those who have followed the Orioles in the last three years know how important defense has been in the team’s success.
They can tell you that once the Orioles shored up their defense late in the 2012 season, bringing up Manny Machado to replace...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter hadn't called many team meetings over the course of this past season, but before the postseason, he gathered his squad and spoke from the heart.
Showalter usually downplays his importance as a manager. “The game is...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Three Orioles were named finalists for American League Gold Glove awards at their respective positions, including center fielder Adam Jones, who can win the award for the fourth time.
Like Jones, shortstop J.J. Hardy could win a Gold Glove for the third...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 1:16 PM
On Thursday, which would have been Leon Day's 98th birthday, the widow of the baseball Hall of Famer plans to pay homage to her man. She'll drive to Arbutus Memorial Park, kneel by his graveside and tie a balloon to the stone. Happy Birthday, one side...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Three Orioles players are finalists for American League Gold Glove Awards, which are scheduled to be announced Tuesday night at 7 p.m. on ESPN2, and they all have a good shot at winning.
If center fielder Adam Jones earns his fourth career Gold Glove,...
| Oct 20, 2014
Capt. Levin F. "Buddy" Harrison III, the legendary Chesapeake Bay charter boat captain and owner of Harrison's Chesapeake House who called himself the "Boss Hogg of Tilghman island," died Wednesday at the University of Maryland Medical Center of cancer....
| Oct 14, 2014
| 3:12 PM
Here's one man's scheme for running in Saturday's Baltimore marathon: strap an iPad to your back, show highlights of the Orioles' three world championships and hope other runners hang back to watch it.
That's Mike Woodring's game plan, anyway.