Reporting Mark Zinno
After losing six straight, the Birds have rebounded to win four in a row and seven of 10. They will go for a sweep of the Pirates Thursday night at Camden Yards. They will face former Oriole Erik Bedard. The O’s start Tommy Hunter. First pitch at the yard is at 7:05 p.m.
Lance Armstrong won seven Tour de France titles, and they could all be taken away. The U.S. anti-doping agency has filed charges against him that could strip those titles away. The charges allege that Armstrong possessed and used testosterone and blood-doping products while a member of the U.S. Postal Racing Team beginning in 1998.
Game 2 of the NBA finals is Thursday in Oklahoma City. The Miami Heat trail one-game to nothing and are filled with a sense of desperation. The Thunder have not lost a game on their home court this post season. Tip-off at the Chesapeake Energy Arena is at 9 p.m.
Testimony continues in the Jerry Sandusky trial as the alleged victims continue to tell their side of the abuse at the hands of the former Penn State football assistant coach. Sandusky is charged with 52 counts of child sex abuse.