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Former Ravens WR Torrey Smith talks charity game, Lamar Jackson and more

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By Glenn Clark

Carolina Panthers wide receiver Torrey Smith returns to Baltimore for his eighth annual Torrey Smith Family Fund Charity Basketball Game at Royal Farms Arena March 30. The game benefits the Torrey Smith Family Fund; tickets can be purchased here or donated to kids.

Frank Robinson, former Orioles legend, dies at 83

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By Jeff Seidel

Frank Robinson, who pushed the Orioles over the top and later became baseball’s first African-American manager, has reportedly died of bone cancer. He was 83.

Eric Weddle vows to finish career with Ravens

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By Bo Smolka

Baltimore Ravens veteran safety Eric Weddle said he hopes to play out the final year of his four-year Ravens contract, but he said he will “ride off into the sunset” and retire if the Ravens choose to release him.

New after-school sports producing results in and out of classroom for Henderson-Hopkins

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By Bill Ordine

Prior to start of the current school year, the Henderson-Hopkins school in East Baltimore was a frustrating contradiction.

Ravens HC John Harbaugh names Lamar Jackson starter, Joe Flacco backup

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By Bo Smolka

The Baltimore Ravens are officially Lamar Jackson’s team now.

Head coach John Harbaugh left no doubt, declaring Jackson will be the starter rather than a healthy Joe Flacco when the Ravens host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at M&T Bank Stadium Dec. 16.

Mike Elias ready to put stamp on Orioles as new GM

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By Todd Karpovich

Mike Elias wore a bright orange tie to his introductory news conference as the new general manager of the Baltimore Orioles.

That color could represent his past success with the Houston Astros and future optimism in Baltimore.

Reports: Orioles zeroing in on Mike Elias as next GM

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By Luke Jackson

The Baltimore Orioles are poised to hire Houston Astros assistant general manager as their next general manager, as first reported by Bob Nightengale of USA Today. The Houston Chronicle confirmed Nightengale’s report.

Reports: Buck Showalter Won’t Be Back With Orioles

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By Luke Jackson

Buck Showalter, who managed the Baltimore Orioles from 2010-2018, will not be back with the team in 2019, according to multiple reports.

The news was first reported by MASN’s Roch Kubatko and The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal.

Jaylen Adams Hopes To Represent Baltimore In NBA

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By Seth Tow 
Former St. Bonaventure guard Jaylen Adams, who hopes to be selected in the NBA Draft June 18, told Glenn Clark Radio June 14 that he wants to become the next Baltimore product to make it in the NBA.

Terps’ Kevin Huerter To Remain In NBA Draft

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By Luke Jackson

Maryland sophomore guard Kevin Huerter will stay in the 2018 NBA Draft and hire an agent, he announced on Instagram May 30.

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