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1924 Phillies had pitching woes that 2017 Orioles fans can relate to
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 20 Jun 2017 21:38:00 PDT

Ninety-three years ago, the lowly Philadelphia Phillies set what appeared to be a record for the ages: 20 straight games in which they surrendered five or more runs. During that stretch (Sept. 3 to Sept. 24, 1924), National League teams battered the Phillies' pitching staff for 169 runs — 8.4 per...

Newark High School lauded for energy saving efforts
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:30:00 -0400
The Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation (DEMEC) recently awarded the Christina School District with a check for more than $11,000 for its efforts last year to reduce energy usage.

Machado homers twice, sparks go-ahead rally with double in Orioles’ 6-5 win over Indians
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 20 Jun 2017 21:06:00 PDT

If Tuesday proves to be the monster day from third baseman Manny Machado that scares the Orioles out of their midseason slump and their young star out of his own swoon, it couldn’t have come at a better time.

Machado helped the Orioles to a 6-5, comeback victory over the Cleveland Indians to level...

Cavaliers in chaos after GM leaves on eve of pivotal summer
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 20 Jun 2017 21:04:00 PDT

Nothing ever seems good enough for Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert.

Not a championship. Not three straight appearances in the NBA Finals. Not a rapt fan base. Not being forgiven by LeBron James.

He's demanding. A fearless, risk-taking, casino-owning gambler. Those attributes have made him a billionaire...

Newark Post archives now part of Library of Congress database
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400
It was in late January 1910 when Everett C. Johnson sat down in his small office at the corner of Main Street and South College Avenue to pen the first editorial in his new newspaper, the Newark Post.

City seeks outside consultant to lead city manager search
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400
Over the next month, city staff will draft a request for proposal for an external consultant to aid the city in its nationwide search for a new city manager.

Bryce Harper, Nationals beat up on Marlins, 12-3
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:35:00 PDT

There was no winning for Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly Tuesday night, not on the field, where his club lost to the Washington Nationals, 12-3, and not in the dugout, where every decision he made regarding Bryce Harper and intentional walks ended up looking like the wrong one.

All of Washington’s...

Washington Wizards purchase a G League team
WashingtonTimes.com / Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:17:49 -0400

The Washington Wizards have acquired the right to own and operate a G League team starting in the 2018-19 season. The deal between Monumental Sports and Entertainment and the NBA's minor-league system, formerly known as the D-League, was announced Wednesday morning.

The agreement will make Washington the 27th NBA team ...

5 injured in steam pipe explosion on Eutaw Street in Baltimore
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:16:34 PDT

Five people were injured Tuesday evening after an underground steam pipe exploded downtown, sending mud and chunks of asphalt into the air and breaking the windows of cars parked nearby.

The injuries suffered by the five people were characterized by fire officials as "low-level."

The explosion on...

TCU eliminates Texas A&M, Florida tops Louisville at the College World Series
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:00:00 PDT

Brian Howard matched his career high with 12 strikeouts in seven-plus innings, Omaha native Ryan Merrill homered to start a three-run third and TCU beat Texas A&M 4-1 in a College World Series elimination game on Tuesday.

The Horned Frogs (48-16) avoided going 0-2 for the first time in five all-time...

Machado, Jones rally Orioles past Indians
Herald-Mail.com / Tue, 20 Jun 2017 22:56:00 -0400
Manny Machado went 4 for 4, homered twice and drove in four runs, and Adam Jones doubled in the winning run in the seventh inning as Baltimore beat Cleveland 6-5 on Tuesday night to end the Indians' six-game winning streak.

Machado homers twice, sparks go-ahead O’s rally
StarDem.com / Tue, 20 Jun 2017 22:55:00 -0400
Orioles 6 — Indians 5

Middle of Nationals’ lineup wallops Marlins
Herald-Mail.com / Tue, 20 Jun 2017 22:48:00 -0400
Bryce Harper started the scoring with a two-run single that extended his hitting streak to 13 games, and Gio Gonzalez pitched seven innings to help the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 12-3 on Tuesday night.

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