Fenter dazzles with 13 strikeouts, but Delmarva offense sputters in 1-0 loss

SALISBURY, Md. - Single-A Delmarva manager Kyle Moore didn’t worry when the Shorebirds offense was a little slow out of the gate Friday night in Game 2 of their South Atlantic League semifinal series against the Hickory Crawdads. The way Gray Fenter was dealing gave the bats ample time to adjust and wake up. “Our offense does that, has done that a lot,” Moore said. ... read more

Veteran hitting coach Radison energizes Shorebirds - and vice-versa

SALISBURY, Md. - Beneath the third base stands at Arthur W. Perdue Stadium, the sound of bat meeting ball is keeping beat with Waka Flocka Flame’s epithet-rich “50K Remix.” Before each swing, Dan Radison’s right arm snakes around a screen, feeding a pitch to a waiting batter. Over and over, Radison simulates a low, drivable offering, and over and over, faux line drives are sprayed ... read more

Tom Davis to receive John F. Steadman Lifetime Achievement Award from Maryland State Athletic Hall of Fame

MASN broadcaster Tom Davis will receive the John F. Steadman Lifetime Achievement Award at the Maryland State Athletic Hall of Fame banquet on Nov. 7 at Martin’s West. Davis, 71, and the late Jim Margraff, longtime football coach at Johns Hopkins University, will be honored with the award named for John F. Steadman, a longtime sports editor and columnist for the Baltimore News American and ... read more

Givens Back Foundation hosts haircuts and a night at the park

Orioles right-hander Mychal Givens and his Givens Back Foundation today hosted students from the Baltimore Collegiate School for Boys and the Orioles RBI program, who got free back-to-school haircuts and dinner at Oriole Park. Each student also got a backpack and a ticket to the Orioles’ game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Givens and his wife, Tiffani, launched the Givens Back Foundation with the mission ... read more

Players’ Weekend extends beyond jerseys

For the third straight year, Orioles players and broadcasters will join the rest of Major League Baseball in donning special Players’ Weekend jereys. All 30 teams will wear all black or all white, with the Orioles opting for the head-to-toe black unis. Players’ Weekend, held from Aug. 23-25, will also allow players to wear customized cleats, batting gloves and BP T-shirts to show off their ... read more

Sponsored: Aug. 26 final Maryland Lottery Contestant of the Game drawing deadline

Want to know what it feels like when your name is announced on MASN as the Orioles go to bat? Want to experience the thrill of possibly winning big bucks with every pitch an Orioles batter faces? Want a chance to win big bucks every time the Birds hit a home run? Well, your ninth inning is here because the season’s final Home Run ... read more

Sponsored: Win cash when O’s hit homers with Maryland Lottery’s Home Run Riches

The Orioles took two of three from the Red Sox over this weekend at Oriole Park at Camden Yards before embarking on their last West Coast road trip of the season, but fans can still win big at home with the Maryland Lottery’s Home Run Riches instant ticket! The scratch-off has a top prize of $50,000, and non-winning tickets can be entered in a ... read more

Umpires’ call brightens day for patients at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center

Before they handled balls and strikes, fair or foul, and safe and out calls for the conclusion of a two-game interleague series between the Nationals and Orioles on Wednesday, baseball’s men in blue brought some happiness to youth patients at the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center. Umpires Alfonzo Marquez, Mike Estabrook and Ryan Blakeney - part of the umpiring crew for the Nats-O’s series this week ... read more