Baltimore Sports News and Rumors
Unrest after the funeral for a man who died in police custody led to safety concerns.Share Tweet
Protests force postponement of O's-White Sox on MondayMLB.com 5 hours agoAs violent protests for Freddie Gray moved through Baltimore, and closer to Camden Yards, the Orioles postponed Monday night's game against the White Sox.Share Tweet
Pitching prospect Colome likely to start in Orioles seriesMLB.com 5 hours agoAlex 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…Share Tweet
Maryland defensive tackle Darius Kilgo has been busy on predraft circuitbaltimoresun.com 9 hours agoMonths 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.Share Tweet
Baltimore Orioles Exec Offers Eloquent Defense Of Freddie Gray Protestsdeadspin.com 10 hours agoOver 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…Share Tweet
NFL draft position-by-position breakdown: Offensive linemenbaltimoresun.com 14 hours agoThe 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.Share Tweet
South Florida corner Chris Dunkley got 'good vibe' during Ravens visitbaltimoresun.com 17 hours agoSouth Florida cornerback and kick returner Chris Dunkley visited the Ravens last week and came away encouraged by the trip.Share Tweetnytimes.com Apr 26 (yesterday)Delmon Young accounted for five R.B.I. as Baltimore thrashed visiting Boston.Share Tweet
After emphasizing defense, it might be time for Ravens to draft offensive firepowerIn 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…Share Tweet
O's press down on throttle, tag Red Sox staff in blowoutMLB.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…Share Tweet
Miami tight end Clive Walford met with the Ravens, sources sayUniversity of Miami tight end Clive Walford had a predraft meeting with the Ravens, according to NFL sources.Share Tweet
Ravens ponder whether to trade up, trade down or stand pat in NFL draftIn 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.Share TweetRavens 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…Share Tweet
Joe Flacco on wide receivers: I think we’re good with what we haveprofootballtalk.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…Share TweetDavid 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.Share Tweet
Orioles Fans Stuck In Stadium After Mayor & Cops Ask Them Not To Leavedeadspin.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…Share Tweetyahoo.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…Share Tweet
O.J. Brigance 'blessed' by large turnout for annual Brigance Brigade 5.7K runbaltimoresun.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.Share Tweetyahoo.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…Share Tweet
Ravens' C.J. Mosley still doing all the right thingsbaltimoresun.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.Share Tweet
Imposing Oklahoma cornerback Julian Wilson met with Ravens at NFL scouting combinebaltimoresun.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.Share Tweet
NFL Nation mock draft: Ravens select CB Marcus PetersApr 27Ravens reporter Jamison Hensley breaks down his first-round selection.
Playoff teams that could boost roster in first roundApr 27Mel 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.
Speculation surfaces about Ravens moving up in draftApr 17ESPN Ravens reporter Jamison Hensley discusses rumors that Baltimore might move up in the draft.
Ravens confident Joe Flacco can develop receiversApr 9ESPN Ravens reporter Jamison Hensley discusses the team's mindset on drafting receivers.
Rivers Trade Dead? Draft Intrigue Starts at No. 2Apr 27Three days before the 2015 draft, one thing is clear: The drama starts with the second pick. With Tampa Bay very likely to take quarterback Jameis Winston number one, Tennessee is in command with quarterback Marcus Mariota the likely target if anyone wa…
Mario Hezonja of FC Barcelona to declare for the NBA draftApr 23FC Barcelona wing Mario Hezonja will declare for the 2015 NBA draft, his agent Arn Tellem told ESPN.com.
James Blackmon Jr. to return to Indiana Hoosiers, bypass NBA draftApr 23Indiana Hoosiers freshman James Blackmon Jr. will return to school instead of entering the NBA draft.
Hardy’s New Bench TrialApr 23The new NFL was on display Wednesday afternoon when it suspended Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy for the first 10 games of 2015 season, without pay, for allegedly assaulting and threatening to kill his former girlfriend in May 2014. Though a judge foun…