Baltimore Sports History

My snapshots & memories of the great life of Arthur B. Modell…

My snapshots & memories of the great life of Arthur B. Modell…

September 06, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

Art Modell changed our lives forever in Baltimore when he brought us the Ravens…

It’s been 41 years…

September 01, 2012 | Rick Moore

What were you doing on September 1, 1971, 41 years ago, if you were even on this Earth? I was starting 4th grade. Richard Nixon was president, there was no Apple or Microsoft, no cell phones. There was no cable TV, no internet, the Inner Harbor was a dump.  Not since 1971, when Johnny Unitas led [...]

An open letter to Adam Jones (and anyone else who doesn’t like Orioles attendance)

An open letter to Adam Jones (and anyone else who doesn’t like Orioles attendance)

August 31, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

Here’s why Camden Yards is consistently empty…

Turning Canton Square into Scunny Square: remembering a legend

Turning Canton Square into Scunny Square: remembering a legend

August 28, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

Time will not dim the glory of the deeds of Patrick “Scunny” McKusker

Moose memories and “Welcome Home” for wise deserter of Birdland

Moose memories and “Welcome Home” for wise deserter of Birdland

August 23, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

Mike Mussina is back in Baltimore & so are the sick memories of why he left

Ravens fans vs. Orioles fans – are we two birds of a different feather?

Ravens fans vs. Orioles fans – are we two birds of a different feather?

August 16, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

With lack of support for Orioles, has Baltimore become a one-bird town?

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Why the 2012 Orioles are Different

July 21, 2012 | Chris Cichon

Think back to the past decade of Orioles baseball and try and recall moments of success. Yes, this dismal decade might be a bit of a blur; however, the 2005 season had some moments of hope, at least in the first half of the year. Baltimore spent 62 days in first place in the AL [...]

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Will this be the year for the O’s?

July 12, 2012 | Adam McCallister

 The All-Star break will officially come to an end for the Orioles Friday when they begin the second half of the season against the Detroit Tigers.  And since the Mayan calendar didn’t predict an early end to the baseball season, playoff teams will not be determined in July but in October.  Fortunately for Baltimore fans [...]

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Bud Selig feels your pain

July 11, 2012 | Adam McCallister

Have you had your feelings hurts?  Have you hit a tough stretch and need to turn your frown upside down?  Your best buddy Bud Selig is ready to give you a great big bear hug and change a rule if he needs to. While the All-Star game provided insomnia sufferers the best night of sleep [...]

The Mid Summer Classic, A Lost Art

The Mid Summer Classic, A Lost Art

July 10, 2012 | Robert Testoni

I love baseball, and I sit here watching the 2012 All-Star Game and keep wondering what it meant to me as child. First of all, I was on vacation in Ocean City, like a lot of Baltimoreans did during the summer. Our entire family and friends sitting around the 25 inch color Zenith (yes, I [...]