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Two-year-old Girl May Be the Orioles Biggest Smallest Fan

Two-year-old Girl May Be the Orioles Biggest Smallest Fan

Two-year-old Baltimore area girl may well be the Orioles smallest biggest fan.

Graphic: Baltimore’s Road to the 2014 AL East Title

Graphic: Baltimore’s Road to the 2014 AL East Title

Baltimore regained first place in the division from Toronto on July 3 and did not look back, eventually winning the AL East by 12 games. See more.

Post-Season Baseball Brings Economic Growth, To An Extent

Post-Season Baseball Brings Economic Growth, To An Extent

For the bars, restaurants and shops immediately around Camden Yards, playoff baseball can mean more customers and more revenue.

Success of Challenges by MLB Managers During the 2014 Regular Season

Success of Challenges by MLB Managers During the 2014 Regular Season

This season marked the first time in Major League Baseball history that managers had the ability to challenge calls on the field.

Debate Over Baseline Testing Continues, Even As Use Spreads

Debate Over Baseline Testing Continues, Even As Use Spreads

Supporters say the tests can be valuable in determining when athletes who have had concussions should return to competition and school, but others wonder how worthwhile they are.

Molfese: Six Steps Could Improve Concussion Responses

Molfese: Six Steps Could Improve Concussion Responses

A professor at the University of Nebraska says more research into athletes' gear and better education of teachers, athletes and medical students are needed to improve responses to head injuries.

Concussion Numbers Dip for High School Sports in Howard Co.

Concussion Numbers Dip for High School Sports in Howard Co.

Howard County Public Schools saw a 19 percent drop last school year in reported sports-related concussions, after numbers steadily rose for several years.

Applying to College Following a Concussion: One Student’s Road Map

Applying to College Following a Concussion: One Student’s Road Map

A Frederick High School student's experience proves the college application process can be completed even with concussion symptoms--with help from a variety of sources, including family, high school teachers and counselors.

Teens Turn to Online Support for Concussions

Teens Turn to Online Support for Concussions

Young athletes suffering from concussion symptoms are turning to online athlete injury support groups in the absence of more traditional face-to-face groups geared to their needs.