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New York Yankees Derek Jeter turns small part of attention to business

...as Gatorade, Movado, Nike's Brand Jordan, Rawlings and the memorabilia dealer Steiner Sports.After the Yankees beat Baltimore in his final home opener, Jeter joked that he didn't have much hope of leaving the ballpark with any mementos."I'm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-21/new-york-yankees-derek-j
Baltimore still special to Yankees' Roberts

BALTIMORE - In his first year with the Baltimore Orioles, Brian Roberts played shortstop alongside third baseman...your own bed sometimes."Roberts was extremely popular in Baltimore, but during the later stages of his career he played sparingly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-11/baltimore-still-special-
Dominant pitching will be on display in All-Star Game

...you're in trouble and you're losing the game," said Baltimore's Matt Weiters, elected as a starting catcher. "I think...positions and move from third base to shortstop, where the Baltimore star spent most of his career. The 40-year-old Ripken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-14/dominant-pitching-will-b
2016 Olympic Games next big challenge facing Brazil

...years and would not have happened without the Olympics.Dennis Coates, a sports economist at the University of Maryland-Baltimore County, warns against countries bidding for mega events like the Olympics or World Cup on the premise they will drive economic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-07-15/2016-olympic-games-next-
Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes repeats as Home Run Derby champ

...who beat Athletics teammate Josh Donaldson in a tiebreaker after each finished with three in the first round, breezed by Baltimore's Adam Jones in the second round. Frazier topped NL captain Troy Tulowitzki on the other side.Colorado's Justin Morneau...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/oaklands-yoenis-cespedes
Phelps, Lochte to swim in Athens meet

...of Georgia this week.The Bulldog Grand Slam will feature some of the top teams in the country, including Phelps' North Baltimore Aquatic Club and Lochte's SwimMAC Carolina team based in Charlotte, N.C.Phelps, who has captured a record 18 Olympic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-07/phelps-lochte-swim-athens-meet
Kershaw or Wainwright against Felix? All-Star matchup could be one to savor

...this week, while the Nationals take on Baltimore and Philadelphia.CATBIRD SEAT: It...the AL East this year, and now it's Baltimore leading the division by two games over...games against Washington this week, Baltimore hosts three against the New York Yankees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-07/kershaw-or-wainwright-ag
Trade keeps Jeff Samardzija off NL All-Star team

...baseman Miguel Cabrera, Donaldson, and outfielders Jose Bautista of Toronto, Adam Jones of Baltimore and Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels.Baltimore's Matt Wieters, sidelined by season-ending elbow surgery on June 17, was elected to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-06/trade-keeps-jeff-samardzija-nl-al
Business news

...Lumberton, of North Carolina; Mark Morris Dance Group, of New York; Women's Audio Mission in San Francisco; and Baltimore-based Hearing and Speech Agency.In other newsAN INTERNATIONAL study says the U.S. runs in the middle of the pack when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-09/business-news
Phelps, Lochte swimming in Athens

...Lochte's knee holds up.The Bulldog Grand Slam will feature some of the top teams in the country, including Phelps' North Baltimore Aquatic Club and Lochte's SwimMAC Carolina team.The meet, hosted by the Athens Bulldog Swim Club at Gabrielsen Natatorium...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-07/phelps-lochte-swimming-athen