| May 25, 2012
| 7:58 AM
As speculation – and waiting – continues on what seems to be a pending contract extension for Orioles center fielder Adam Jones, here’s an educated guess on how this will shake out.
Jones will sign an extension of five or six years in...
| Feb 1, 2012
No. 16 Nationals: 15th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Blue Jays
Bryce Harper hasn't played a day in the big leagues, and unfortunately for him there is only one way to go. It is opposite of up.
But if you want to bet on Harper as...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 8:28 PM
How much is one of the best players in baseball history worth?
We may soon find out if Albert Pujols follows through on his threat to test the free-agent market this winter.
The Cardinals slugger probably won't be the only big-name player available....
| Jun 17, 2011
| 10:13 PM
There have been plenty of times this season when it would have been easy to sum up another Orioles loss by looking at just one play or one statistic. But not Friday night, not when there was so much bad baseball to choose from, not when the Orioles all...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 8:30 AM
In the end, Sunday's scheduled starter Philip Humber was warming up, ready to pitch the 15th inning if needed.
Yes, it was that kind of night for the Chicago White Sox.
Humber wasn’t needed because four unearned runs, caused by a throwing error by...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 6:57 AM
It wasn’t that Carlos Marmol threw a wild pitch to lose Monday’s game inWashington. It wasn’t that Marmol had no idea there was a runner on base and did nothing to stop Jayson Werth from stealing third to set up the aggravating ending....
| Jul 22, 2011
'Language of Angels' Show runs through Aug. 6 at the Bowie Playhouse, 16500 Whitemarsh Park Drive in Bowie. Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sundays. Tickets are $17, $12 for seniors and students and are...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 7:22 PM
The names Roberto Alomar and Pat Gillick conjure memories of the last good days the Orioles have had, days when the playoffs were not foreign, mysterious territory.
As the former Orioles second baseman and the club's ex-general manager prepare to be...
| Aug 10, 2011
Phillies over Yankees
Normally I don't break out The System until late September, but there's nothing wrong with taking it for a test spin.
The formula that picked the Giants to win a year ago lines up with conventional...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 11:52 PM
The first time Kevin Kelly saw Steve Lombardozzi, he wondered whether the boy could make the throw from shortstop to first base. Lombardozzi was a freshman trying to make the Atholton varsity team. Kelly, the coach, had heard that Lombardozzi, the son...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 4:42 PM