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How to be a Baltimore Sports Fan: Issue One

April 23, 2014 |

Baltimore sports fans are irrational, unrealistic, unforgiving, and hard-to-fool.  Baltimore sports fans are unlike any other sports fans, because they’re–as Toyota used to say–”simply the best.” Every Wednesday, over the next 40-years or so, I’m going to author a semi-regular feature entitled “How to be a Baltimore Sports Fan.”  The idea behind this stems back [...]

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The tale of a pseudo superstar

April 22, 2014 |

I used to be the next great Baltimore media superstar. It was the mid-2000s, I was working in the sports department at The Baltimore Sun.  I was young, handsome, brilliant, and knowledgeable.  I was the type of sport-laden “mind that would come along once, maybe twice in a generation”—a self-describing line from The Big Bang Theory’s Dr. Sheldon Cooper. [...]

Loyola still tops, no change for Maryland or Hopkins in weekly lacrosse polls

April 22, 2014 |

There was very little movement atop this week’s new major college lacrosse polls. Locally, Loyola claimed their 12th straight win this past Thursday night with a 13-5 thrashing of Bucknell. Johns Hopkins held off Navy in a defensive battle Friday night in Annapolis, claiming a 6-5 victory. Maryland wrapped up the ACC regular season title [...]

This week’s #WNSTSweet16 will get you “ice’d”

This week’s #WNSTSweet16 will get you “ice’d”

April 21, 2014 |

Drew wants you to help him rank the greatest players in Washington Capitals history…

Everyone in MD knew you couldn’t play baseball last night — except the Orioles

Everyone in MD knew you couldn’t play baseball last night — except the Orioles

April 16, 2014 |

I guess they don’t have the internet down at Camden Yards…

Calvert Hall supporting a Loyola guy?  Today…we will!

Calvert Hall supporting a Loyola guy? Today…we will!

April 15, 2014 |

We’re making birdies today to help Van Brooks, the former Loyola Blakefield football player.

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

April 15, 2014 |

Glenn offers his weekly preview, touching on events both inside and outside of sports world…

An Easter Sweet 16 of treats that were better than candy in the basket

An Easter Sweet 16 of treats that were better than candy in the basket

April 14, 2014 |

Not all of these endings was sweet but none of them were like a hollow chocolate…

And for Easter week, the #WNSTSweet16 should be a nice “treat”

And for Easter week, the #WNSTSweet16 should be a nice “treat”

April 13, 2014 |

We’ve been treated to some amazing games as Baltimore sports fans. Which were the best?

Super Bowl XLVII rematch headlines Ravens’ 2014 preseason schedule

Super Bowl XLVII rematch headlines Ravens’ 2014 preseason schedule

April 09, 2014 |

Former Ravens wide receiver Anquan Boldin will make his return to M&T Bank Stadium on Aug. 7.