| May 4, 2011
| 1:30 AM
1986 - Northern State's Karmen King won five of six events in the NAIA District 12 meet, including the 100-meter dash, 100-meter hurdles, 400-meter hurdles and two relays. Northern won its fifth consecutive women's team championship.
| Jan 26, 2011
| 12:53 PM
The New York Yankees have signed right-handed pitcher Bartolo Colon to a minor league deal and have invited him to Spring Training in a couple of weeks. The 37 year old veteran pitcher signed a one-year deal and could earn just under $1million dollars...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 2:26 PM
Seven years ago, it was routine for Collin Balester and Hank Conger to discuss all aspects of the game on the Huntington Beach High baseball diamond.
Balester was a star on the mound for the Oilers and during the final two years of his prep career, it...
| Jun 30, 2011
It was no thanks to Larry Jaster that the Dodgers made a second consecutive trip to the World Series in 1966.
The rookie left-hander from the St. Louis Cardinals pitched five shutouts in 1966 — all, remarkably, against the National League...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 9:33 PM
It was their most surprising series of the 2010 season, when the Orioles stormed into Texas and swept the Rangers in four games to close out last year's first half.
Buck Showalter, who was living in Dallas at that time and mulling an opportunity to...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 5:11 PM
By taking over a ninth-place team and leading it to the pennant in his first year as a big-league manager in Boston, Dick Williams earned the reputation of being a turnaround artist that he built on later in Montreal and San Diego.
By taking over an...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 2:35 AM
There’s little Ruben Niebla hasn’t seen on a baseball field. There are few levels that he hasn’t coached or managed and he’s seen his share of players come and go.
Right now, he’s serving as the pitching coach for the...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 1:30 AM
1986 - Cheyenne-Eagle Butte upset Redfield 55-51 in the opening round of the State A high school basketball tournament. Mark Schaffer scored 16 and John Looby 14 for the Pheasants, who dropped to 20-3.
1991 - Three area teams are in the State B...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 3:58 PM
In the 1980s, many were captivated by the Baltimore Orioles and their future Hall of Fame shortstop Cal Ripken. Growing up in Essex and playing shortstop for Calvert Hall, Rich Bielski was one of them.
Now the coach at Archbishop McCarthy High School...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 6:20 PM
The Orioles apparently are inching closer to the selection and hiring of a new head of baseball operations as the clock begins to tick on what could be a very important offseason for the struggling franchise.
Toronto Blue Jays executive Tony LaCava was...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 7:20 PM
The Orioles' parade of general manager candidates started again Thursday with former club executive Scott Proefrock and will continue Friday with former Boston Red Sox and Montreal Expos general manager Dan Duquette.
It also is expected to include New...