Displaying items 73-84 of 433 » View courant.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-37 Next >
Barry Bonds and Mark McGwire were recently blackballed from the Baseball Hall of Fame because they were the biggest juicers this side of Minute Maid. Ben Johnson and Marion Jones had Olympic gold medals stripped away for being massive drug cheats. A...
The Baltimore SunEarl Weaver penned his own epitaph. “On my tombstone just write, ‘The sorest loser that ever lived,’ “ he once said. Weaver, the Orioles’ chain-smoking, umpire-baiting, tomato-growing manager who led the team to four...
Anyone want to buy a bloody sock? A lot of people in Boston probably do. Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling is selling the blood-stained sock he wore during the 2004 World Series. Chris Ivy, director of sports for Texas-based Heritage...
Mission style, often called "Arts and Crafts," was first popular in the early 1900s. Heavy wooden Mission furniture made of dark finished oak was introduced by Gustav Stickley. It was soon copied by many other firms. The style, displayed in furniture as...
Tags: Crime, Law and Justice, Babe Ruth, Arts and Culture, Arts, Salt
After all this time, he's not sure if he read Lance Armstrong's book before his kidney was taken out or after, before the cancer spread to his lungs or later, before his doctors said to get his papers in order or not. "I just remember admiring his...
Peter Angelos, Orioles managing partner "Earl Weaver stands alone as the greatest manager in the history of the Orioles organization and one of the greatest in the history of baseball. This is a sad day for everyone who knew him and for all Orioles...
The Baltimore SunArt Modell, the owner who brought the Ravens to Baltimore, and Jonathan Ogden, the team's first-ever draft pick, were among 15 modern-era finalists announced Friday for the 2013 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The announcement, which came four...
staff writer, @damichellegPittsburgh Pirates fans are used to seeing manager Clint Hurdle chew bubble gum as he leans out of the dugout. But when he was presented with a bucket of bubble gum Monday, his reaction surprised some. “I do not chew bubble gum in the...
Running off at the typewriter … Well, it's already official. New Jacksonville Jaguars GM David Caldwell has only been on the job a couple of days and he's already as big a dummy as old Jacksonville Jaguars GM Gene Smith. Caldwell, in only his...
History, it has been said, is written by the winners. But sometimes, writers write history, and I’m hoping those with Hall of Fame ballots do that today. When the names of the newest inductees into the Baseball Hall of Fame are announced, I hope...
Tags: Barry Bonds, Mark McGwire, Babe Ruth, Roger Clemens, Ray Schalk
The Baltimore SunI had a chance to talk to former Oriole Rafael Palmeiro about Wednesday’s Hall of Fame announcement that the Baseball Writers' Association of America did not vote in anyone for the 2013 induction class. That includes Palmeiro, who was on his third...
For What it’s Worth on this January 11--- Can you imagine how many steroid users there are in the NFL Hall of Fame? But it’s the sanctity of the Baseball Hall that seems to move us. Is it simply the numbers of the game? Growing up, I...
Jan 19, 2013 |Column| Orlando Sentinel
Jan 19, 2013 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Jan 17, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 11, 2013 |Story| Aberdeen News
Jan 9, 2013 |Column| South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Jan 19, 2013 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Jan 11, 2013 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Jan 14, 2013 |Story| Daily American
Jan 11, 2013 |Column| Orlando Sentinel
Jan 9, 2013 |Column| Chicago Tribune
Jan 10, 2013 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Jan 11, 2013 |Column| KWCH
Original site for National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum topic gallery.