Victor Carrasco arrived in Florida from his native Puerto Rico in early 2013 barely speaking any English.
The fields near here are lush and green, but farmer Kyle Hutchison wanted to give his corn crop one last dose of plant food before the chest-high stalks grew too tall to treat.
While praising third baseman Manny Machado for his highlight-reel sequence in the seventh inning Wednesday night, Orioles manager Buck Showalter mentioned Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre in the same group when it comes to defensive mastery.
Less than a day after he was summoned from Triple-A Norfolk in a move that required the Orioles to designate Delmon Young for assignment, right-hander Tyler Wilson was optioned back to the Tides.
Having left an immeasurable mark on high school sports in the area, Bob Wade has retired as Baltimore City Public School System coordinator of athletics.
U.S. employers added a solid 223,000 jobs in June, and the unemployment rate fell to 5.3 percent, a seven-year low.
An unsettled weather pattern is forecast over the long Independence Day holiday weekend, with slight chances for storms over the next three days.
The last time Orioles lefty Wei-Chen went eight innings and dominated an opponent - like he did Wednesday night in a 4-2 win over the Texas Rangers - he was promptly sent to High-A Frederick as part of the club's constant roster juggling.
All Baltimoreans who were here for her trial knew this day was coming - the day Sheila Gift Card would announce her intention to regain the office she dishonored.
The leader of the Baltimore County NAACP on Wednesday said his organization will monitor the county police investigation of an unarmed black man killed by county police last week, and called on the department to be open about its findings.
The tumultuous career of trouble-prone former Ravens middle linebacker Rolando McClain took another rocky turn Thursday when he was suspended by the NFL for violating its substance-abuse policy.
Baltimore police - in uniform and plainclothes - will be out in force for large downtown celebrations Saturday that come amid a federal terror warning and increased violence in the city since the death of Freddie Gray.
More than 1,000 spouses and children of city schools employees were purged from the district's benefit rolls after an audit found they weren't eligible for health insurance plans.
Three people were shot, one fatally, in Baltimore on Thursday, according to police.
Maryland baseball coach John Szefc, who has led the Terps to consecutive NCAA super regionals, has signed a five-year contact extension.
The Washington Navy Yard went on lockdown Thursday after reports of shots fired in the same building where a gunman killed 12 workers in a rampage two years ago, but officials said those reports were unconfirmed, with no evidence of a shooting and no weapons found.
Authorities say at least one train car carrying a flammable and toxic gas has derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting an evacuation within a 1-mile radius.
Sojourner-Douglass College is suing the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, alleging the organization discriminated against the predominantly black college in withdrawing its accreditation Tuesday.
Raymon Carter, who police say intentionally set fire to a West Baltimore CVS store during the riots following Freddie Gray's death, was arrested Wednesday, according to police.
The barricades, scaffolding and fences that surrounded Baltimore's Washington Monument for months have been torn down, leaving the gleaming marble pillar ready to accept visitors for the first time in five years.
Nicolaos Trintis, the former owner of a Bill's Café near Dundalk, was sentenced to five years in prison Thursday for a three-year pattern of sexual abuse against a girl who lived above the bar more than three decades ago.
For Under Armour, this has been the year of golfer Jordan Spieth and basketball star Stephen Curry, who have both performed memorably.
Hagerstown police say a 9-year-old boy is in critical condition after he was handcuffed ant beaten for eating a piece of birthday cake without permission.
A six bedroom home in Annapolis was the most expensive new listing in June 2015. The home is listed at $5.495 million.
Natural Resources Police recovered the body of a missing boater near Rock Hall Wednesday afternoon.
A ferry carrying 189 passengers and crew capsized Thursday as it left a central Philippine port in choppy waters, leaving at least 36 dead and 26 others missing, coast guard officials said.
A man was shot multiple times Wednesday night in East Baltimore, police said.
Danielle Wilder said she has moved from her Baltimore home but isn't telling anyone - even family members - where she lives now.
FREDERICK - A Maryland farmer charged with 24 counts of animal cruelty testified Wednesday that he treated his cattle, goats and sheep better than authorities did when they seized the livestock he allegedly neglected.