| Sep 10, 2012
| 3:27 PM
Bill died at home among loved ones as a result of ALS, better known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012.
Although ALS destroyed his physical self, the disease never changed his personality. He loved to joke, tease and insult anyone...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 10:35 AM
"H.B. Champion Standards Win 3 to 2! Fastest Game of Baseball Witnessed Here! 2000 See Game! Gate receipts over $609!"
So trumpeted the local headlines one summer day in the late 1920s after a ballgame in Huntington Beach.
For many fans, baseball...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 8:16 AM
SAN DIEGO-- Imagine communicating just by thinking. It may sound like science fiction, but a San Diego company is developing a revolutionary device that may soon make it possible.
Meet the iBrain. It looks like a headband, but it’s an EEG brain...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - A Connecticut family is selling a baseball that New York Yankees slugger Lou Gehrig hit a home run with in the 1928 World Series.
Elizabeth Gott, a Stamford resident, said she's selling the ball on behalf of her 30-year-old son,...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 7:32 AM
Gayle Anderson was live in Compton with a preview of Wednesday’s MLB ALS FUNDRAISER at the MLB Urban Youth Academy. The California Collegiate League, The Golden West Chapter of The ALS Association and Natural Balance Pet Foods present the "BATTLE OF...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 6:45 AM
The spirit of baseball and the crackling excitement of possibility have returned to Baltimore's Camden Yards. Cal Ripken was there. Eddie was there. Earl, Jim, Brooks were there. Brady, part of the Orioles magic in the 1990s, was there.
| Feb 15, 2012
| 1:54 PM
Washington County Commissioner Ruth Ann Callaham plans to join in when the first St. Patrick’s Day “Run For Your Luck 5K” is held in Hagerstown.
Callaham said she will run with her daughter and 8-year-old grandson during the Saturday,...
| Feb 20, 2012
The Washington County Homeless Coalition will hold Homeless Resource Day Saturday, March 3.
Each homeless person at the event will be assigned an individual who will assist them in finding resources that are available.
The coalition is in need of...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 5:36 PM
If you want to meet the matriarch of Maryland's most famous baseball family, just go to a minor league game in Aberdeen. There she is on dozens of summer nights — plain-spoken and tough as leather but also open, happy to talk about the thousands...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 9:31 AM
Aug. 4, 1996: Earl Weaver, the irascible Orioles manager who led the club to 1,480 victories, four American League pennants and the 1970 world championship, is enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame. "I'm proud of my record," Weaver tells the crowd in...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 10:52 AM
It could have been a little more dramatic. Michael Phelps could have made us wait until the weekend to watch him win his historic 19th medal and become the most-decorated athlete in the modern history of the Olympic Games, but no matter.