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Mark Viviano

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Mark Viviano is sports director of WJZ-TV and regular contributor to 105.7 The Fan.  A native of St. Louis, MO, Mark is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism (1986) and has worked in Cedar Rapids, IA, Dayton, OH and CNN-Sports Illustrated in Atlanta.  Mark is credited with breaking the story of the Cleveland Browns move to Baltimore in 1995.  He’s twice been named Maryland Sportscaster of the Year and has been named Baltimore’s Best by Baltimore Magazine and the Baltimore City Paper.  Mark is a fitness enthusiast and has completed 26 marathons including the Boston Marathon in 2002.

BALTIMORE, MD - JUNE 29: Chris Davis #19 of the Baltimore Orioles reacts after striking out in the eight inning during a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on June 29, 2014 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. The Ray won 12-7.

O’s Slugger Chris Davis Suspended 25 Games After Positive Drug Test

A difficult week to be a sports fan in Baltimore. First, the Ray Rice video and punishment. Now, Chris Davis, one of the Orioles’ most productive and popular players, is suspended after a positive drug test.

09/12/2014

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Report: Manny Machado To Undergo Season-Ending Knee Surgery

A blow for the O’s in the midst of their playoff push. Third baseman Manny Machado is out for the season.

08/22/2014

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Triple Crown Hopeful California Chrome Preparing For Belmont Stakes

Getting ready for the big race. Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome is preparing for the biggest race of his life.

06/06/2014

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California Chrome Wins Preakness; Triple Try Next

It’s Maryland’s day at the races and the biggest sporting event in the state. The horse racing world turns its attention to Baltimore for the Preakness Stakes.

05/17/2014

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Fans Eager To See What Position Ravens Will Address In Draft

It’s the day every NFL fan marks on the calendar. The draft is underway in New York, and Ravens fans are waiting to see what the team will do.

05/08/2014

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Machado Expected To Recover In 6-8 Weeks From Torn Kneecap

The Baltimore Orioles and Manny Machado couldn’t have asked for a much better diagnosis on his injured left knee: The third baseman avoided tearing any major ligaments and could be running in six to eight weeks without surgery.

09/24/2013

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NFL To Pay $765M To Settle Concussion Lawsuits

The NFL will lay out three-quarter of a billion dollars to settle with thousands of former football players over concussion-related injuries.

08/29/2013

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Former Raven Jonathan Ogden To Be Inducted Into Football Hall Of Fame

He’s the cornerstone of the Ravens franchise. And Saturday night in Canton, Ohio, Jonathan Ogden will receive football’s highest honor.

08/02/2013

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Ravens Prepare For A Season Without Dennis Pitta

The Ravens suffered a major loss over the weekend when Dennis Pitta dislocated his hip.

07/29/2013

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Rice, Webb Among Ravens Expected To Fill Voids Of Leadership

It’s training camp. And it’s that time for the Ravens to come together and build a game plan for the coming season, and to build some team unity.

07/26/2013

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Baltimore Ravens Return To The Practice Field For Training Camp

The Super Bowl Champion Ravens open training camp Tuesday in Owings Mills.

07/23/2013

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Preakness Sees Fourth Largest Attendance In History As Oxbow Ends Orb’s Hopes For Triple Crown

A big event for Baltimore. The city was the center of the horse racing world with the running of the Preakness Stakes.

05/18/2013

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