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Baltimore's Oriole-less Newspaper

Print is dying. We all know that. Newspapers are bleeding out and have been for years.

The Baltimore Sun makes no secret of its slow, painful demise. 490 more words

Baseball News


1811, a land remembered*

Hutchinson Island

pineapple plantation


Hutchinson Island, FL Pineapple Plantation

2016, a kingdom from a swamp

Indian River Planation on Hutchinson Island… 146 more words


Smitty's Loose Change: 2 Passed Balls, Curt Schilling and Cartoon Sound Effects

Everybody here at TheSpitter is saddened by the loss of Prince. Here’s a really awesome piece of a concert recorded in 1985.

Nobody knows how they’re doing it, but Baltimore remains perched atop the AL East. 168 more words

Baseball Humor

Fire Curt Schilling

Bigoted windbag Curt Schilling is at it again. He posted an ugly, hateful meme on social media, lamely trying to make a point about North Carolina’s ill-considered law involving transgendered people and public restrooms. 144 more words

Baseball News

Too Old for This: Remember to Cover First Base

Usually when someone says “no lead is safe,” the lead is actually pretty safe.

But in the over-40 hardball league, uh … no lead is safe. 973 more words

Baseball Humor

Two Toronto men charged with second-degree murder of former Algonquin student

Police have charged two Toronto men with second-degree murder in the death of Zaher Noureddine, who lived in Ottawa before working as a music journalist in Toronto at the time of his violent death last December. 301 more words

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