| May 9, 2012
| 2:18 PM
Sixty miles east of Babe Ruth's birthplace, in the drowsy town of Sudlersville (population 497), stands a statue of the other great slugger from Maryland's past. But you'll have to stop at the town's only red light, corner of Church and Main, to view...
| May 11, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Here is the list of Major League Baseball players who have hit four home runs in one game:
May 8, 2012: Josh Hamilton of Texas in a 10-3 win over Baltimore.
Sept. 25, 2003: Carlos Delgado of Toronto in a 10-8 win over the Tampa Bay Devil Rays.
| May 28, 2012
| 8:02 PM
She's beaten the odds ... but not the disease. Dr. Faye Magneson has been battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis for almost nine years. Most patients live only two to five years with ALS.
Magneson was an internal medicine doctor and director of...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 8:42 PM
A former New Orleans Saints player is being honored for making a difference in the fight against Muscular Dystrophy.
The first annual Muscle Team fundraiser was held Wednesday night at Harrah's Hotel, in the Vieux Carre Ballroom.
Steve Gleason was named...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Kaelinn Snook lost her father two years ago after his long battle with Lou Gehrig’s Disease.
On Monday, an important memento of Snook’s father was also taken from her.
Snook, a senior at Rogers High School in Puyallup, came to Tacoma’s...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 10:17 PM
I’m beginning to look with trepidation at one of the loves of my life.
I love football. I grew up with it. My dad played high school and college football and became a high school coach. I was the only of his sons who fully pursued the sport,...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Sept. 6, 1995: Cal Ripken Jr. plays in his 2,131st consecutive game, breaking Lou Gehrig's major league record that had stood for 56 years. Fireworks explode around Camden Yards as Ripken jogs a victory lap around the field. A sellout crowd of 46,272...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 2:01 PM
The Orioles released a little teaser of what the Cal Ripken Jr. sculpture is going to look like, but good luck guessing the pose.
The O's posted the above photo on their Facebook page today, no doubt to help drum up anticipation for Thursday night's...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 9:24 AM
Cal Ripken Jr. will make his in-booth color commentary debut during the Orioles’ game against the Yankees on Sunday afternoon on TBS.
Ripken – who has previously worked in the TBS studio – will call the crucial AL East showdown along...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:51 PM
The Orioles will unveil a bronze sculpture of Cal Ripken Jr. at Camden Yards on Thursday, the 17th anniversary of the day Ripken broke Lou Gehrig's record for consecutive games played.
There was probably a time early in the season when fans expected...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:30 PM
I died and went to heaven.
No wait, it's just Camden Yards, easily mistaken Thursday night as the place where all good Orioles fans who have spent the last 15 years in purgatory go to get their just rewards.
The O's were not just back in town, they were...