| Feb 16, 2013
| 8:01 PM
The Blast had a difficult time finishing off scoring chances for much of Saturday's game against the visiting Wichita Wings, enabling them to hang around long enough to make it appear that they might leave 1st Mariner Arena with a win.
| Feb 27, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Citing a soured relationship with city government, Edwin F. Hale Sr., the Baltimore trucking magnate, developer and former CEO of First Mariner Bancorp, said Wednesday that he has moved his businesses to Baltimore County.
"I've been around for 43 years,...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Nov. 14, 2009: Maryland's Torrey Smith breaks the team's single-season mark for all-purpose yards in the Terps' 36-9 football loss to Virginia Tech. With his four receptions for 55 yards, Smith surpasses the record of 1,840 yards held by LaMont Jordan....
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:42 AM
The defending Major Indoor Soccer League champion Baltimore Blast will open its 2013-14 season on the road against the Rochester Lancers on Saturday, Nov. 16 before taking on the Milwaukee Wave in its home opener on Saturday, Nov. 23.
The Blast will...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:25 PM
In 2005, when he was released from his Major League Soccer contract with Real Salt Lake after one season, Mike Lookingland considered two options.
One was to try to find a new MLS team. The other option, however, just felt right.
"Even when I was...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 10:46 PM
The Blast opened its Major Indoor Soccer League season in Rochester with a 19-8 victory Saturday night over the Lancers.
Marco Mangione led the Blast with three goals and seven points.
After being held scoreless through the first quarter and much of...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Milwaukee Wave (1-0) at Blast (1-0)
When: 7:35 p.m.
Where: Baltimore Arena
Outlook: The Blast opened defense of its Major Indoor Soccer League championship with a sound 19-8 win at Rochester last Saturday....
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:32 PM
That first goal is so often the most difficult to get in the Major Indoor Soccer League, with the net seemingly smaller and smaller for the frustrated team as each minute passes by.
For the defending league champion Blast — playing its home opener...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Rochester Lancers (1-3) at Blast (1-2)
When: Friday, 7:35 p.m.
Where: Baltimore Arena
Outlook: Going into the reduced 20-game regular season schedule in the Major Indoor Soccer...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 7:09 PM
It took the Blast more than 12 minutes into its second home game, or nearly five quarters overall, to score its first goal at Baltimore Arena this season.
But once veteran forward Adauto Neto finished off a scoring chance Friday night against the...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Gerald "Gerry" Kelly, a onetime soccer writer for The Evening Sun who went on to become a much-loved bartender at a handful of area bars, most notably Jerry D's on Harford Road, died of heart failure Oct. 13 at his home in Parkville. He was 63.