Jake Eisenberg
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Jake Eisenberg is a journalist in the Capital News Service data journalism bureau. He is the director of the Maryland Baseball Network (marylandbaseballnetwork.com) and has worked as a production intern for ESPN’s “Around the Horn” and MLB Network.

November 10, 2016
Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has not been elite in 2016

The Ravens have lost four of their last five games, largely due to Joe Flacco’s “un-elite” performance at quarterback.

September 20, 2016
Does Maryland’s wealth explain the success of Olympians like Michael Phelps or Katie Ledecky?

Why did so many Olympic stars hail from Maryland? It might be because Maryland is one of the nation’s wealthiest states. And training for the Olympics is not cheap.

November 1, 2016
How politics took a Maryland congressional district from tiny to sprawling

Between the Civil War and 2016, Maryland’s third congressional district morphed from occupying a compact, tiny section of Baltimore to one occupying a huge swath of the state. Why? To help elect as many Democrats from Maryland to Congress.

November 17, 2016
In the NFL, having a good quarterback doesn’t guarantee success

Of the eight teams currently in playoff position, five have quarterbacks with a below league average QBR.

December 6, 2016
What’s Mark Trumbo really worth to the Orioles?

After rejecting Baltimore’s qualifying offer of $17.2 million, Trumbo is on the free-agent market, likely looking for a multi-year deal worth more than $15-million-per-year.