The year was 1944. World War II was in full force as the United States had joined the fight. In the middle of it all, Major League Baseball’s best stars had hopped over from baselines to the front lines in defense of their country. 782 more words
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The USA Today/ESPN Top 25 Men’s College Basketball poll, with number of first-place votes and record, total points and previous ranking:
Records through Sun Nov 22, 2015… 341 more words
The Orioles purchased the contracts of left handede pitcher Chris Lee and right handed pitchers Parker Bridwell and Andrew Triggs from Bowie today, and added them to the 40 man roster, protecting them before the Rule 5 draft on December 10th. 233 more words
A future Hall of Famer, Eddie Murray had a monster season in 1984, finishing 4th in the American League MVP voting.
Murray, who won Rookie of the Year in 1977, must have had that “always a bridesmaid, never a bride” feeling after having finished 2nd in MVP voting the previous two seasons. 154 more words
Baltimore Orioles Left- hander Brian Matusz feels very confident that he will be back on the mound in due time. “Everything’s on schedule,” Matusz wrote in a text message. 89 more words