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Amid protests, Manfred addresses Orioles, White Sox

Amid protests, Manfred addresses Orioles, White Sox

MLB.com Updated 1 hour ago
Commissioner Rob Manfred has been making an effort to meet with as many teams as possible during his first year in office, which is why he flew to Baltimore on Monday.
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  • Roundup: Orioles’ Game Postponed Over Rioting in Baltimore

    Roundup: Orioles’ Game Postponed Over Rioting in Baltimore

    Unrest after the funeral for a man who died in police custody led to safety concerns.
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  • Protests force postponement of O's-White Sox on Monday

    Protests force postponement of O's-White Sox on Monday

    MLB.com 5 hours ago
    As violent protests for Freddie Gray moved through Baltimore, and closer to Camden Yards, the Orioles postponed Monday night's game against the White Sox.
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  • Pitching prospect Colome likely to start in Orioles series

    Pitching prospect Colome likely to start in Orioles series

    MLB.com 5 hours ago
    Alex Colome is with the team on the road trip, and the right-hander is expected to make his first start of the season against the Orioles this weekend. "The only thing I know is I'm pitching in the Baltimore series, but I don't know what day exactl…
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  • Maryland defensive tackle Darius Kilgo has been busy on predraf…

    Maryland defensive tackle Darius Kilgo has been busy on predraft circuit

    baltimoresun.com 9 hours ago
    Months of job interviews are behind Maryland defensive tackle Darius Kilgo. Now, the three-year starter is ready to find out which NFL team he'll be working for.
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  • Baltimore Orioles Exec Offers Eloquent Defense Of Freddie Gray …

    Baltimore Orioles Exec Offers Eloquent Defense Of Freddie Gray Protests

    deadspin.com 10 hours ago
    Over the weekend, Baltimore citizens gathered to protest the death of Freddie Gray, who was arrested by Baltimore police weeks ago and mysteriously died of a broken neck while in custody. On Sunday, the peaceful protest turned and chaotic , and there we…
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  • NFL draft position-by-position breakdown: Offensive linemen

    NFL draft position-by-position breakdown: Offensive linemen

    baltimoresun.com 14 hours ago
    The Ravens’ insistence on taking the best player rather than targeting their biggest need adds to the shroud of mystery that annually surrounds the organization heading into the NFL draft.
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  • South Florida corner Chris Dunkley got 'good vibe' during Raven…

    South Florida corner Chris Dunkley got 'good vibe' during Ravens visit

    baltimoresun.com 17 hours ago
    South Florida cornerback and kick returner Chris Dunkley visited the Ravens last week and came away encouraged by the trip.
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  • Roundup: Orioles Crush Red Sox, Scoring 18 Runs; White Sox Fini…

    Roundup: Orioles Crush Red Sox, Scoring 18 Runs; White Sox Finish a Win and Then Add Another

    nytimes.com Apr 26 (yesterday)
    Delmon Young accounted for five R.B.I. as Baltimore thrashed visiting Boston.
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  • After emphasizing defense, it might be time for Ravens to draft…

    After emphasizing defense, it might be time for Ravens to draft offensive firepower

    baltimoresun.com Apr 26 (yesterday)
    In 2013, their first NFL draft in an era without Ray Lewis and Ed Reed, the Ravens immediately went about rebuilding their defense, using their first four picks on that side of the ball. A year later, the Ravens took defensive players with their first t…
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  • O's press down on throttle, tag Red Sox staff in blowout

    O's press down on throttle, tag Red Sox staff in blowout

    MLB.com Apr 26 (yesterday)
    The Orioles' offense scored early and often, chasing Boston starter Wade Miley in the third inning and going on to plate a season high in runs in Sunday's 18-7 series finale blowout at Camden Yards. Delmon Young drove in five for the O's, and Pablo Sand…
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  • Miami tight end Clive Walford met with the Ravens, sources say

    Miami tight end Clive Walford met with the Ravens, sources say

    baltimoresun.com Apr 26 (yesterday)
    University of Miami tight end Clive Walford had a predraft meeting with the Ravens, according to NFL sources.
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  • Ravens ponder whether to trade up, trade down or stand pat in N…

    Ravens ponder whether to trade up, trade down or stand pat in NFL draft

    baltimoresun.com Apr 26 (yesterday)
    In the days and hours leading up to the 2014 NFL draft, Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome considered making a significant move forward in the first round.
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  • Dennis Pitta “feeling good,” hopeful about playing in 2015

    Dennis Pitta “feeling good,” hopeful about playing in 2015

    Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta was one of the players in attendance as the Ravens kicked off their conditioning program last week, which is an encouraging sign about his recovery from his second serious hip injury in as many years. Pitta has fractured an…
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  • Joe Flacco on wide receivers: I think we’re good with what we h…

    Joe Flacco on wide receivers: I think we’re good with what we have

    profootballtalk.com Apr 26 (yesterday)
    At different points this offseason, Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti and Assistant General Manager Eric DeCosta have both downplayed the team’s need to draft a wide receiver after Torrey Smith signed with the 49ers as a free agent. Quarterback Joe Flacco jo…
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  • O's end slide on Lough's dramatic HR in 10th

    O's end slide on Lough's dramatic HR in 10th

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 26 (yesterday)
    David Lough's home run in the bottom of the 10th helped the Orioles rally past the Red Sox for a 5-4 win and end a five-game losing streak.
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  • Orioles Fans Stuck In Stadium After Mayor & Cops Ask Them N…

    Orioles Fans Stuck In Stadium After Mayor & Cops Ask Them Not To Leave

    deadspin.com Apr 25 (2 days ago)
    Fans at tonight’s extra-inning thriller between the Red Sox and Orioles may end up staying at the ballpark even longer than ten (probably) innings of gameplay. That’s because Baltimore’s mayor and the city police department have asked fans to remain ins…
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  • Freddie Gray protestors flood Camden Street, attempt to disrupt…

    Freddie Gray protestors flood Camden Street, attempt to disrupt Orioles game

    yahoo.com Apr 25 (2 days ago)
    On Saturday, protestors started gathering in the streets of Baltimore to express their anger over the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old African-American man who suffered a spinal injury that allegedly occurred while he was being arrested by Baltimore…
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  • O.J. Brigance 'blessed' by large turnout for annual Brigance Br…

    O.J. Brigance 'blessed' by large turnout for annual Brigance Brigade 5.7K run

    baltimoresun.com Apr 25 (2 days ago)
    A large contingent of runners participated in retired Ravens linebacker O.J. Brigance's annual championship run Saturday in Canton.
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  • Orioles considered boycotting game due to Rogers Centre turf is…

    Orioles considered boycotting game due to Rogers Centre turf issues

    yahoo.com Apr 25 (2 days ago)
    Before the on field hostilities kicked in between the Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays Tuesday night at Rogers Centre, it's reported the Orioles were already displeased by the ballpark's new artificial turf, which early in the season has played v…
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  • Ravens' C.J. Mosley still doing all the right things

    Ravens' C.J. Mosley still doing all the right things

    baltimoresun.com Apr 25 (3 days ago)
    Sometimes there is a change in the personality of a player during the offseason after a productive rookie year because he finally has time to exhale.
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  • Imposing Oklahoma cornerback Julian Wilson met with Ravens at N…

    Imposing Oklahoma cornerback Julian Wilson met with Ravens at NFL scouting combine

    baltimoresun.com Apr 25 (3 days ago)
    Oklahoma cornerback Julian Wilson met with the Ravens at the NFL scouting combine, discussing defensive schemes with secondary coach Chris Hewitt.
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  • Video - NFL Nation mock draft: Ravens select CB Marcus Peters 01:50

    NFL Nation mock draft: Ravens select CB Marcus Peters

    Apr 27
    Ravens reporter Jamison Hensley breaks down his first-round selection.
  • Video - Playoff teams that could boost roster in first round 02:21

    Playoff teams that could boost roster in first round

    Apr 27
    Mel Kiper Jr. discusses the two playoff teams that could get a roster boost in the first round of the NFL draft, and Todd McShay discusses whether those players will be available to pick.
  • Video - Speculation surfaces about Ravens moving up in draft 00:47

    Speculation surfaces about Ravens moving up in draft

    Apr 17
    ESPN Ravens reporter Jamison Hensley discusses rumors that Baltimore might move up in the draft.
  • Video - Ravens confident Joe Flacco can develop receivers 00:45

    Ravens confident Joe Flacco can develop receivers

    Apr 9
    ESPN Ravens reporter Jamison Hensley discusses the team's mindset on drafting receivers.

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