| Oct 1, 2011
| 7:21 PM
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...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 7:45 PM
SEATTLE — Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette never revealed his specific expectations for the season when it began in April.
But now his immediate goal is clear. And it's not winning an American League wild-card spot.
"We're in a...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 5:21 PM
Had a chance today to speak to Earl Weaver, the Orioles’ Hall of Fame manager who will be one of the club’s six icons to be honored with a bronze statue this year at Camden Yards.
Calling from South Florida, Weaver said he was overwhelmed...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with 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:...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 12:12 PM
If there is one television sportscaster to whom the adjective “legendary” can honestly be applied, it is Al Michaels, play-by-play announcer of NBC's “Sunday Night Football.” From almost two decades in the booth at ABC's “...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 6:33 PM
Orioles rookie Manny Machado hit his first career home run in his second major league game, blasting a solo homer to left in the fifth inning Friday night.
One inning later, he hit another.
In doing so, the 20-year-old Machado became the youngest Oriole...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:36 PM
After registering his first hit in his big league debut Thursday night, Manny Machado expressed disappointment that his milestone didn't come in an Orioles win.
But in his second major league game Friday against the Kansas City Royals, the 20-year-old...
| May 2, 2012
| 8:51 PM
NEW YORK– On Opening Day at Camden Yards, Oriolesstarter Jake Arrieta talked about setting the tone for the season with a quality start.
A month later at Yankee Stadium, it was Arrieta continuing to follow the lead of his rotation-mates, throwing...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 10:35 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Roughly a dozen years after he fled the Orioles for the greener pastures of the rival New York Yankees, leaving behind a bitter fan base and a franchise that hasn't been competitive since, Mike Mussina will return to Baltimore this...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Earl Weaver was some piece of work. And I mean that in the best possible way. Life was never dull if you were anywhere within the orbit of the Hall of Fame manager, who ruled the Orioles' dugout for 17 seasons and will have his bronze statue unveiled...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 10:18 AM
As a manager, Earl Weaverappeared larger than life, piloting the Orioles to four American League pennants and the 1970 world championship. So it seems only fitting that his statue, which will be unveiled Saturday at Camden Yards, will be taller than the...