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Video: Buck Showalter breaks down Tillman, O’s win over KC

Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter talks with the media after a 4-0 O’s win over Kansas City on Thursday.

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Orioles close out series win over American League-leading Royals

Wei-Yin Chen went seven strong innings, and the Orioles offense hit four homers to power an 8-2 Baltimore win over Kansas City Sunday night in Camden Yards.

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Kansas City blasts Orioles, 14-6

Kansas City erased an early 4-1 deficit with back-to-back five-spots en route to pummeling the Baltimore Orioles, 14-6, on Saturday at Camden Yards.

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Orioles slam Royals, 14-8

Nolan Reimold and Steve Clevenger hit grand slams to fuel a 10-run Baltimore eighth, and the Orioles held on for a 14-8 win over the Kansas City Royals Friday night in Camden Yards.

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Baltimore goes deep early and often in 8-5 win over Royals

Baltimore hit five home runs, and the O’s came back from an early 2-0 deficit behind Wei-Yin Chen in an 8-5 win over Kansas City Wednesday night.

Washington Redskins sign cornerback Justin Rogers

The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed free agent cornerback Justin Rogers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

UVA soccer star Morgan Brian named to USWNT roster for World Cup qualifying

UVA senior midfielder Morgan Brian (St. Simons Island, Ga.) was named to the United States Women’s National Team for this month’s CONCACAF Women’s Championship, which will serve as qualifying for the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup.

It’s hard to stay neutral on Redskins name controversy

I’ve gone back and forth on the Redskins name controversy, wavering from the position that the name issue isn’t the biggest deal in the world to agreeing that, yeah, the name is racist, needs to go, and that of course it eventually will go, the only question being how long eventually will end up being.

Redskins make roster moves

The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed free agent defensive lineman Hebron Fangupo to the team’s practice squad. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

UVA coach Swanson to assist in U.S. World Cup prep

UVA women’s soccer head coach Steve Swanson will be assisting U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis and her staff to prepare the USWNT for the CONCACAF Women’s World Cup qualifying tournament next month in the United States.

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EMU, Waynesboro Generals alum Erik Kratz traded to Kansas City

For the second time in less than eight months Erik Kratz has been traded, this time to the Kansas City Royals.

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Wilmington outduels Lynchburg Hillcats, 1-0

The Lynchburg Hillcats committed four errors this afternoon, two of which cost them an unearned run in the first inning of a 1-0 loss to the Wilmington Blue Rocks.

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Nats’ Gio Gonzalez to rehab in Potomac on Friday

Washington Nationals LHP Gio Gonzalez is scheduled to make a rehabilitation start for the Class-A Advanced Potomac Nationals at Pfitzner Stadium on Friday, June 6th as the P-Nats host the Wilmington Blue Rocks (Kansas City Royals) at 7:05pm.

Washington Redskins sign Trent Murphy

The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed 2014 second-round draft pick linebacker Trent Murphy (47th overall).

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Carlos Mendez takes over as Lynchburg Hillcats hitting coach

The Atlanta Braves have made a minor league coaching move. Effective immediately, Carlos Mendez has assumed the duties of hitting coach for the Lynchburg Hillcats. He takes over for John Moses, who has been named the hitting coach for the Braves’ Double-A affiliate, the Mississippi Braves.

Sweet 16 Preview: #1 UVa. vs. #4 Michigan State

No. 1 seed UVa. (30-6) plays No. 4 seed Michigan State (28-8) in an NCAA East Regional semifinal on Friday, March 28 in New York. Tipoff at Madison Square Garden (18,200) is set for approximately 9:57 p.m.

Brian Bocock, Daniel Bowman in MLB spring training

Local baseball standouts Brian Bocock and Daniel Bowman will be in major league camps in spring training trying to land spots in The Show.

NFL Playoffs: Divisional Playoff Preview

Four down, seven more to go, as the 2014 Super Bowl Tournament shifts from the Wild Card to Divisional Round. Four teams rested this weekend, and enjoy home-field advantage next weekend. How much of a difference does the rest and home cookin’ make?

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Russ Morman named manager of Richmond Squirrels

The San Francisco Giants have announced the 2014 field staff for their Double-A affiliate, the Richmond Flying Squirrels. Russ Morman, who previously served as hitting coach in Richmond, will take over as manager. He will become the third manager in Richmond franchise history (Andy Skeels, Dave Machemer).

NFL playoff field set: Who’s in, and who will advance?

The Philadelphia Eagles, Green Bay Packers and Carolina Panthers clinched division titles, and the New Orleans Saints and San Diego Chargers earned wild-card playoff berths on a thrilling final Sunday in the NFL.