| Dec 19, 2012
| 9:59 AM
UCF completed its first bowl practice this morning after a night of festivities on Tuesday.
Knights coach George O’Leary joked about the players dancing together on their cruise with Ball State last night, and in fact there was a dance off between...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 8:23 PM
ST. PETERSBURG — They did this for 20 young men. Twenty special players, in coach George O'Leary's eyes, who deserved better than to sit home alone during the dizzying smorgasbord of holiday bowls.
Rob Calabrese, Quincy McDuffie, Troy Davis,...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:51 AM
Beef ‘O’ Brady’s Bowl
Ball State vs. UCF, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Fla.
Weather: 56 degrees. 0% rain chance.
Online: OrlandoSentinel.com/sports/blogs/knights-notepad, @osknights or #osucf...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 3:30 AM
One of the teams the Orioles had to outlast to make the playoffs last season was the Tampa Bay Rays, and on Sunday night, the Rays made one of the biggest trades of the offseason.
The Rays dealt right-handers James Shields and Wade Davis to the Kansas...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 8:43 PM
Ball State's football team has accepted an invitation to compete in the Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl St. Petersburg in Florida, Dec. 21, at 7:30 p.m. against the Conference USA East Division Champion UCF Knights.
The Cardinals and Knights will be televised on...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Dodgers plugged holes
Los Angeles Times
While the Angels landing former Cy Young Award winner Zack Greinke filled a much-needed gap in their effort to win the AL West, the Dodgers stand as the trade-deadline winner by plugging so many...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 5:56 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Orioles infielder Robert Andino made his first start Friday since being activated from the disabled list before Tuesday's game, playing third base in the team's series opener against the Tampa Bay Rays.
Andino, who has made...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 9:01 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – There was plenty of blame to go around after the Orioles' 2-0 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night, but very little of it could be placed on right-hander Tommy Hunter.
Yes, Hunter's biggest problem this season has...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 8:37 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Orioles had an idea of what to expect from Taiwanese left-hander Wei-Yin Chen in his first major league season. But the 27-year-old rookie set a high standard for himself.
After striking out a career-high 12 batters on...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 4:23 PM
The Orioles’ fortunes changed dramatically over the course of 24 hours this weekend in Tampa Bay.
On Friday night, the visiting clubhouse of Tropicana Field was quiet — the air full of frustration — after the Orioles suffered their...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 8:49 PM
It has been a long and interesting ride to the Orioles' first playoff berth since 1997, so it probably shouldn't surprise anybody that they spent a long and very interesting day nailing down their place in this year's postseason.
They took care of the...