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Jim Palmer

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  • Governor must remove developer from expressway board

    Governor must remove developer from expressway board
    Gov. Rick Scott faced a big decision when deciding whom to appoint to the scandal-plagued Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority. The agency, after all, has been rocked with controversies in recent years. A grand jury went so far as to describe a...
  • The faces behind Baltimore commercials

    The faces behind Baltimore commercials
    Maybe you've heard these phrases before: "If you have a phone, you have an attorney." "You're making a big mistake." "Nobody bothers me." "Jack says 'Yes.'" For better or worse, these are the catchphrases of Baltimore advertising, lines delivered...
  • This Day in Orioles History: June 18

    June 18, 1976: Jim Palmer won his 182nd career game to become the winningest pitcher in Orioles history.
  • This Day in Orioles History: April 6

    April 6, 1979: Orioles manager Earl Weaver picked up his 1,000th career win when Jim Palmer and the Orioles beat the Chicago White Sox, 5-3, on Opening Day.
  • This Day in Orioles History: April 13

    April 13, 1966: Orioles legend Jim Palmer pitched a complete game, the first of 211 in his Hall-of-Fame career. He also hit a two-run home run as the Orioles beat the Red Sox.
  • I love watching baseball on TV, but can't take the Orioles any longer

    I love watching baseball on TV, but can't take the Orioles any longer
    TV baseball has been one of the great pleasures of my adult life. Coming home at 8 or 9 p.m. after a long day of covering a media world that has gone nasty and mad, I would click on MASN's coverage of the Baltimore Orioles the way some folks might pour...
  • Coffee Companion -- 3/9

    Coffee Companion -- 3/9
    Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with some reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine. Running it back:...
  • A fixture on the mound and in the booth, Palmer to become a permanent part of Camden Yards on Saturday

    A fixture on the mound and in the booth, Palmer to become a permanent part of Camden Yards on Saturday
    Four years into his major league career, Jim Palmer had gone from being a 19-year-old phenom to a World Series hero who outpitched Sandy Koufax before his 21st birthday to a sore-armed 23-year old trying to figure out a suddenly clouded future. Sidelined...
  • Sykesville man takes memorable swing at Orioles' announcer job

    Sykesville man takes memorable swing at Orioles' announcer job
    Kirk McEwen wasn't nervous when he entered the radio booth at Oriole Park last Saturday. The Sykesville resident had been behind a microphone a few thousand times during a long broadcasting career. But this was different. McEwen was one of 25...
  • Recovering Orioles pitchers feeling good after simulated game

    Recovering Orioles pitchers feeling good after simulated game
    Three critical cogs of the Orioles' pitching staff spent Tuesday morning on the back fields of the Ed Smith Stadium complex. While the Orioles' travel squad was on its way to Fort Myers to play the Boston Red Sox for an afternoon game at JetBlue Park,...
  • Mr. Angelos: Please, enough is enough

    It is difficult to fathom that 20 years ago the crown jewel of Major League Baseball opened its gates to the eager crowds of Baltimore. Camden Yards is the gold standard when it comes to baseball stadiums, offering the look and feel of days gone by...