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May 17, 1991
The New York Yankees' Jesse Barfield, apparently upset with the way the game was going, threw a ball out of Yankee Stadium in last night's 7-0 loss to California after a home run by Wally Joyner of the Angels."
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By Everett Cook, The Baltimore Sun | August 2, 2012
Two older gentlemen sit in the back of the press box, arguing over the validity of the diving catch the Bowie Baysox right fielder just made. "I'm going to give Barfield defensive player of the game after that catch," one of the two Baysox staffers exclaims, while his counterpart shakes his head and looks down at his scorebook. "No way. He took the wrong angle," the other says. "It was a nice catch but only because he was out of position. " So it goes in the career of Josh Barfield, the former top prospect of the San Diego Padres who now finds himself as a 29-year-old utility man for the Orioles' Double-A affiliate.
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By Richard O'Mara and Richard O'Mara,SUN STAFF | February 16, 1998
Not everybody in this country is egging President Clinton on to bomb Iraq. One voice at least is raised in protest, from Hampden.Ellen Barfield thinks the sanctions imposed in 1990 are bad enough. But the prospect of more bombing "horrifies" her.Barfield's is a voice in the wilderness, literally and figuratively. She is a peace activist linked to an organization called "Voices in the Wilderness," formed two years ago in Chicago. Its aim is to end the sanctions against Iraq, imposed by the United Nations as punishment for its invasion of Kuwait.
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By MATTHEW DOLAN and MATTHEW DOLAN,SUN REPORTER | January 26, 2006
On the same day the president visited the National Security Agency, a federal judge in Baltimore threw out charges yesterday against two peace protesters charged last summer with trespassing at the agency's Maryland headquarters. The peace protesters, Ellen E. Barfield and Max J. Obuszewski, had been ordered by an NSA police officer about 12:30 p.m. July 2 to move from a guard shack to a visitors parking lot during a demonstration at the agency's Fort Meade campus. Barfield and Obuszewski declined and were issued criminal citations by the officer, charging them with failing to obey an order to leave the agency's property.
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By Peter Hermann and Peter Hermann,SUN STAFF | June 6, 1996
Police investigating the apparent abduction and slaying of a 23-year-old East Baltimore woman are looking at possible links to a large-scale drug organization, sources close to the investigation said yesterday.The victim, Tonya Barfield, is described by city and federal sources as a "player" in a drug ring from which a lot of money recently was determined to be missing. A source said that as much as $150,000 could be missing.Police said yesterday that they knew of no suspects.Barfield's body was found early Tuesday near a gazebo in Clifton Park.
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By Lucia Herndon and Lucia Herndon,Knight-Ridder News Service | October 13, 1993
The sting is just as sharp today as it was decades ago for George Barfield."It was not unusual for my father to be mad at me and say, 'Get undressed, get into the bathtub and bring the electric cord when you come,' " says Mr. Barfield, now 53. "It was called discipline, but what it was was abuse, plain and simple."It took Mr. Barfield years to learn the difference. He was the father of five by the time he was 30 and continued the tradition of corporal punishment and verbal abuse without too much thought.
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By Richard Irwin and Richard Irwin,Sun Staff Writer | August 25, 1994
BALTIMORE -- Police have identified a man fatally shot Tuesday evening while he and a teen-ager stood in the 5200 block of Alhambra Ave. as a 22-year-old Govans resident.Killed was Charles Taylor, 22, of the 700 block of McCabe Ave.Police said Mr. Taylor and a friend, Kenneth Barfield, 16, of the 3700 block of Parkside Drive, were talking together around 5 p.m. when at least one gunman approached and reportedly began firing.Each man was shot multiple times and fell to the pavement.Police said Mr. Taylor was pronounced dead at the scene and that young Barfield was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he was admitted and listed in stable condition.
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February 27, 2003
On February 20, 2003 NELLIE S. SPINNER; devoted mother of Harriet Edmondson, George, Jr. and John Barfield. She is also survived by 16 grandchildren, 54 great grandchildren, 36 great-great grandchildren, one brother John Sembly, Jr. and other relatives. Family will receive friends at the Huber Memorial Church, 5701 York Rd. on Thursday 10:30 A.M. followed funeral services at 11 A.M. Interment to follow in Crownsville Veteran's Cemetery.
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By MATTHEW DOLAN and MATTHEW DOLAN,SUN REPORTER | January 26, 2006
On the same day the president visited the National Security Agency, a federal judge in Baltimore threw out charges yesterday against two peace protesters charged last summer with trespassing at the agency's Maryland headquarters. The peace protesters, Ellen E. Barfield and Max J. Obuszewski, had been ordered by an NSA police officer about 12:30 p.m. July 2 to move from a guard shack to a visitors parking lot during a demonstration at the agency's Fort Meade campus. Barfield and Obuszewski declined and were issued criminal citations by the officer, charging them with failing to obey an order to leave the agency's property.
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By Peter Hermann and Peter Hermann,SUN STAFF | June 5, 1996
A woman who called a relative pleading for help after apparently being abducted Monday night and held for a $1,500 ransom was found dead early yesterday in Clifton Park, the victim of a gunshot wound to the head.Tonya Barfield, 23, of the 3900 block of Southclare Road in East Baltimore was pronounced dead at the scene about 2: 30 a.m. A police officer on patrol found the woman's body lying face down off St. Lo Drive, about 25 yards from a gazebo.Relatives of the dead woman -- the mother of three girls, ages 8, 4 and 1, and pregnant with a fourth child -- said yesterday that they scraped together $900 and delivered the money to an ordered drop spot at East Biddle Street and Patterson Park Avenue.
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September 19, 2005
On September 14, 2005, TOYE; beloved mother of Donnell, Kenney, Willey and Lula; devoted sister of Mary, Keith and Charles. Visitation at Memorial Baptist Church, N. Caroline and E. Preston Street, on Tuesday from 4 to 7 P.M. Family will receive friends on Wednesday at Memorial Baptist Church, from 11 to 11:30 A.M., at which time funeral service will begin. Interment Cedar Hill Cemetery. Arrangements by Calvin B. Scruggs Funeral Home.
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February 27, 2003
On February 20, 2003 NELLIE S. SPINNER; devoted mother of Harriet Edmondson, George, Jr. and John Barfield. She is also survived by 16 grandchildren, 54 great grandchildren, 36 great-great grandchildren, one brother John Sembly, Jr. and other relatives. Family will receive friends at the Huber Memorial Church, 5701 York Rd. on Thursday 10:30 A.M. followed funeral services at 11 A.M. Interment to follow in Crownsville Veteran's Cemetery.
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By Richard O'Mara and Richard O'Mara,SUN STAFF | February 16, 1998
Not everybody in this country is egging President Clinton on to bomb Iraq. One voice at least is raised in protest, from Hampden.Ellen Barfield thinks the sanctions imposed in 1990 are bad enough. But the prospect of more bombing "horrifies" her.Barfield's is a voice in the wilderness, literally and figuratively. She is a peace activist linked to an organization called "Voices in the Wilderness," formed two years ago in Chicago. Its aim is to end the sanctions against Iraq, imposed by the United Nations as punishment for its invasion of Kuwait.
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By Peter Hermann and Peter Hermann,SUN STAFF | June 6, 1996
Police investigating the apparent abduction and slaying of a 23-year-old East Baltimore woman are looking at possible links to a large-scale drug organization, sources close to the investigation said yesterday.The victim, Tonya Barfield, is described by city and federal sources as a "player" in a drug ring from which a lot of money recently was determined to be missing. A source said that as much as $150,000 could be missing.Police said yesterday that they knew of no suspects.Barfield's body was found early Tuesday near a gazebo in Clifton Park.
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By Peter Hermann and Peter Hermann,SUN STAFF | June 5, 1996
A woman who called a relative pleading for help after apparently being abducted Monday night and held for a $1,500 ransom was found dead early yesterday in Clifton Park, the victim of a gunshot wound to the head.Tonya Barfield, 23, of the 3900 block of Southclare Road in East Baltimore was pronounced dead at the scene about 2: 30 a.m. A police officer on patrol found the woman's body lying face down off St. Lo Drive, about 25 yards from a gazebo.Relatives of the dead woman -- the mother of three girls, ages 8, 4 and 1, and pregnant with a fourth child -- said yesterday that they scraped together $900 and delivered the money to an ordered drop spot at East Biddle Street and Patterson Park Avenue.
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By Richard Irwin and Richard Irwin,Sun Staff Writer | August 25, 1994
BALTIMORE -- Police have identified a man fatally shot Tuesday evening while he and a teen-ager stood in the 5200 block of Alhambra Ave. as a 22-year-old Govans resident.Killed was Charles Taylor, 22, of the 700 block of McCabe Ave.Police said Mr. Taylor and a friend, Kenneth Barfield, 16, of the 3700 block of Parkside Drive, were talking together around 5 p.m. when at least one gunman approached and reportedly began firing.Each man was shot multiple times and fell to the pavement.Police said Mr. Taylor was pronounced dead at the scene and that young Barfield was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he was admitted and listed in stable condition.
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By JoAnna Daemmrich and JoAnna Daemmrich,Staff Writer | April 22, 1993
The bizarre case of Teddy C. Ryan Jr., the former Cumberland city manager who spent his second week of work in jail, took a new turn yesterday when he agreed to return to Florida to stand trial in a $100,000 robbery."
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November 5, 1992
NEW YORK -- Andre Dawson and the Chicago Cubs may be parting. The 38-year-old outfielder was one of nine players who filed for free agency yesterday, increasing the record total to 138. Dawson wanted to sign a contract extension during spring training, before the final season of his $6.6 million, two-year deal, but was rebuffed.Meanwhile, Toronto's total of free agents increased to 12 when infielder Manuel Lee filed.Also filing were 41-year-old Califoria pitcher Bert Blyleven, New York Yankees outfielder Jesse Barfield, Cubs third baseman Luis Salazar, Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Jay Howell and catcher Mike Scioscia, San Francisco pitcher Scott Garrelts and Boston outfielder Steve Lyons.
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By Lucia Herndon and Lucia Herndon,Knight-Ridder News Service | October 13, 1993
The sting is just as sharp today as it was decades ago for George Barfield."It was not unusual for my father to be mad at me and say, 'Get undressed, get into the bathtub and bring the electric cord when you come,' " says Mr. Barfield, now 53. "It was called discipline, but what it was was abuse, plain and simple."It took Mr. Barfield years to learn the difference. He was the father of five by the time he was 30 and continued the tradition of corporal punishment and verbal abuse without too much thought.
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By JoAnna Daemmrich and JoAnna Daemmrich,Staff Writer | April 22, 1993
The bizarre case of Teddy C. Ryan Jr., the former Cumberland city manager who spent his second week of work in jail, took a new turn yesterday when he agreed to return to Florida to stand trial in a $100,000 robbery."
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