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Dear Buck Showalter: One bad night in Toronto cemented your Orioles legacy

October 03, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

He couldn’t fix everything about a broken franchise but Buck Showalter deodorized Angelos and Orioles as best he could over eight years

FILE - In this July 15, 2018, file photo, Washington Nationals' Daniel Murphy hits a two-run single during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets at Citi Field in New York. The Nationals have traded second baseman Daniel Murphy to the Chicago Cubs and first baseman Matt Adams to the St. Louis Cardinals, essentially throwing in the towel on a disappointing season. The third-place Nationals announced the moves Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018,  before beginning a three-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Disappointing Washington trades Murphy to Cubs, Adams to St. Louis

August 21, 2018 | WNST Staff

The Nationals are essentially throwing in the towel on a disappointing season.

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Chapter 17: Taking a wife from the Red Sox Nation

August 19, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

Nestor says a “mixed marriage” would be a problem if anyone here really cared about the Orioles

Orioles owner Angelos watches testimony from MLB Commissioner Selig on Capitol Hill in Washington

Chapter 15: How it all fell apart for Angelos — and it certainly didn’t have to be this way

August 19, 2018 | WNST Staff

One of the saddest stories ever told — the demise of the Orioles in Baltimore…

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Chapter 14: Camden Yards and Peter Angelos’ “black cat” — downtown comes to a halt!

August 18, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

Baseball in hell in Baltimore…

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Unlucky Chapter 13: ‘The Magic’ and ‘The Oriole Way’ got stranded on 33rd Street…

August 18, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

Bemoaning, not celebrating, 20 years of emptiness and misery at Camden Yards…

Nasty and Padre mascot, Sept. 2001

Chapter 12: A Dundalk guy becomes a San Diego dude

August 18, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

Nestor explains why the West Coast might be the best coast or at least where to get the best fish tacos…

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Chapter 11: When childhood heroes turn into real-life villains before your very eyes

August 17, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

If you thought you didn’t like Reggie Jackson, Nestor says you were right…

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Chapter 10: Imagine a Baltimore without the Orioles

August 17, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

What if the Mayflowers came and took the Baltimore Orioles at midnight tonight? How would you feel?

Nasty and Ken Rosenthal in Seattle, July 2001

Chapter 9: My life on Calvert Street at The Baltimore Sun and hitting the road

August 17, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

“Be careful what you wish for,” Nestor warns. “All I ever really wanted to do was work at The Baltimore Sun.”