| Oct 19, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Life in a newsroom is different every day, its rhythms set by external forces. But 1979 was something new.
While the staff waited to see what effect — if any — corporate ownership might bring to The Courant, a more palpable shift was...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 11:33 PM
Tabb 13, Warhill 8
Boys cross country
Grafton 15, Smithfield 50
Grafton 20, New Kent 43
Grafton 15, Bruton 55
New Kent 19, Smithfield 42
Smithfield 24, Bruton 33
New Kent 17, Bruton 46
GLOUCESTER 15, HERITAGE 50
on 5K Beaverdam Park course...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Tyler Henson brought a seven-game hitting streak into the second half of the IronPigs season.
He left Thursday's game in a fit of rage after being called out on strikes by home plate umpire Chad Whitson in the bottom of the sixth inning.
| Aug 31, 2014
| 3:46 PM
PAWTUCKET, R.I. — Matt Barnes caught the ball with an angry snatch, a loud pop. The runner had stolen second, reached third on an error, and was dusting himself off there as Barnes smoldered.
The 91 mph fastball had worked for Barnes the first...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Over the course of the current season, Dave Brundage has seen the best and the worst from Maikel Franco, the current jewel of the Phillies farm system.
At the moment, the IronPigs manager is seeing the best.
After going 6-for-7 with the franchise's...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 6:30 AM
When it comes to Hollywood's hold on everyday fashion, movies frequently steal most of the credit -- two-hour immersions where one comes up coveting Alicia Silverstone's knee-highs in "Clueless" or Jennifer Beals' off-the-shoulder sweat shirt in...
| May 29, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
72 -- number of doubles Manny Machado is on pace to hit in 2013.
Somewhat surprisingly, the 20-year-old third baseman did not have a...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:03 PM
Kevin Gausman’s second start didn’t go as planned.
The 22-year-old right-hander, who recalled from Double-A last week, was pulled after four innings, trailing 7-3 to the Washington Nationals.
He gave up seven runs on eight hits,...
| May 28, 2013
| 9:30 PM
WASHINGTON -- After Kevin Gausman's indoctrination into the big leagues hit a thoroughly rough patch Tuesday night against the Washington Nationals, Orioles manager Buck Showalter was definitive in saying that the heralded right-hander will remain in...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 9:24 PM
That the Boston Red Sox are talking to free-agent outfielder Adam LaRoche, which was reported Wednesday, isn't exactly new. The Red Sox were among a handful of teams — the Texas Rangers, Seattle Mariners, Tampa Bay Rays also on that list —...
| May 27, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel, even when he has put up a so-called “quality start” this season, has been visibly and vocally disappointed by how he has pitched.
By his exacting standards, he needs to do more, command his fastball...