| Oct 6, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Against anyone else, it would have seemed preposterous when the 12-year-old boy's hand reached into the field of play to change the course of the Orioles' 1996 playoff run.
Against the New York Yankees? Jeffrey Maier was just another chapter in a long...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 8:01 AM
Miguel Cabrera's Triple Crown season wasn't the only big year that had to sting for the Miami Marlins.
Consider the MVP-level season of Giants catcher Buster Posey.
Four years ago, the ex-Florida State star went fifth overall in the draft to the Giants....
| Oct 1, 2012
| 8:44 PM
Bobby Valentine has a better guess where he'll be Thursday than the Yankees do.
Bobby V, who has posted fewer Vs than any Red Sox manager since Billy Herman in 1965, figures to be on the other end of a phone call summoning him to a meeting with the...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 8:01 PM
At the end of a 162-game, six-month grind like the major league baseball season, some people might be looking forward to the finish line.
Not Meredith Marakovits.
Marakovits, the Northampton native and Central Catholic graduate, is completing her...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Had a nice chat today with Meredith Marakovits for a column in tomorrow's print version of The Morning Call. Marakovits, a Central Catholic graduate, is in her first season as the clubhouse reporter for the Yankees on the YES Network and really seems to...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 3:51 PM
Had a nice chat today with Meredith Marakovits for a column in tomorrow's print version of The Morning Call.
Marakovits, a Central Catholic graduate, is in her first season as the clubhouse reporter for the Yankees on the YES Network and really seems...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 4:38 PM
— Joe Girardi sat there Sunday at Yankee Stadium, rubbing his head, considering Eduardo Nunez, considering Derek Jeter, considering Rafael Soriano's 40 saves after Mariano Rivera was lost. And then the Yankees manager, who doesn't smile enough,...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Yankees manager Joe Girardi had to be talking to himself on Friday night after an apparent double down the left field line by Eduardo Nunez in the fifth inning caromed off the knee of third base umpire Jerry Meals and bounded right to shortstop Ben...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 10:43 PM
The Orioles' 5-4 win over the Yankees Saturday night had its share of controversy until the final out.
While the story of the night was the loss of right fielder Nick Markakis for the rest of the regular season -- at least six weeks -- with a broken left...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 6:12 AM
The Orioles sent a powerful message – literally and figuratively – to the Yankeesin their thrilling 10-6 win at Camden Yardslast night.
Mixed in with the usual smells of sweat, sunflower seeds and bubble-gum in the Orioles’ dugout was...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 8:24 AM
UPDATES WITH REPLAY DATES -- Talk about a TV series being on the news, Thursday's night's edition of "Caught Looking" takes viewers inside last weekend's series between the Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees just as the two teams reconvene for...