| Jun 19, 2012
| 5:05 AM
We all know about the redemptive nature of baseball.
If you didn’t, you got a major dose of it yesterday.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter is a poster boy for baseball’s second chances. He’s been dismissed from three different managerial...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 11:02 AM
If you missed it, MASN play-by-play man Gary Thorne's post-game interview with Buck Showalter Monday night was both revealing and great theater.
Showalter, a hyper-competitive man who'd order a brushback pitch to his mom if it would get him a win, was...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 3:17 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- American League manager Ron Washington selected Justin Verlander as his starting pitcher and veteran Derek Jeter as his leadoff batter for Tuesday’s All-Star game.
NL manager Tony La Russa chose the Giants' Matt Cain over the...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Bernie Madoff, meet Ruben Tejada.
Ruben Tejada, meet Bernie Madoff.
Mets fans, meet your future until your swindled owner, Fred Wilpon, is replaced by someone who has the financial might Wilpon had when he and Nelson Doubleday bought the team from...
| Jan 30, 2011
| 5:27 PM
The New York Mets have reportedly inked R.A. Dickey to a two year, $7.5 million dollar deal, avoiding arbitration with the signing. Dickey is undoubtly being rewarded for his surprising yet productive season with the Mets last year.
Dickey was seventh in...
| Jan 31, 2011
| 4:18 PM
Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson addressed the signing of R.A. Dickey and the financial situation today following the Mets call for investors. Mets owner Fred Wilpon and his son, Chief Operating Officer,Jeff Wilpon, announced last week they were...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:56 AM
When the two New York baseball teams met in May for their first taste of Interleague play, one team was struggling to live up to their lofty expectations and the other was struggling just to win baseball games.
Now, it’s a new month, and two vastly...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 6:45 PM
Even as I rejoice for the hometown Baltimore Orioles, I'm depressed by the play of another favorite team, the N.Y. Mets. Another spring filled with hope, another summer of depressing reality.
But there is one bright spot: R.A. Dickey, who is chasing a...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:21 AM
At age 31, Adam Greenberg’s dream of returning to a major-league batter’s box was fading.
Greenberg, who grew up in Guilford, was beaned in the back of his head in his one and only plate appearance with the Cubs on July 9, 2005. He played...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 8:31 PM
Nationals vs. Phillies: Michael Morse hits two homers as Washington lowers magic number to three
Adam Kilgore, The Washington Post, Thursday, September 27, 10:50 PM
PHILADELPHIA — They had a Cy Young candidate on the mound, living history in...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 10:25 PM
10 a.m. Football: Nov. 2007: Indian River vs. Phoebus.--LSC 48
1 p.m. Baseball: April 1996: Phoebus vs. Bethel.-- LSC 48
2:30 p.m. Soccer: Euro group phase: Croatia vs. Spain (in Gdansk, Poland).--ESPN
2:30 p.m. Soccer: Euro group phase: Italy...