The Peter Principles

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The Peter Principles (Ch. 11) – Letting The Moose Loose in pinstripes

July 13, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

Peter Angelos hated losing to George Steinbrenner. This story sheds new light on Orioles biggest loss to Yankees…

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Dear John and Louis Angelos: Are you a Rocky – or a Bullwinkle?

July 06, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

The sons of Peter Angelos get a #DearOrioles letter from Nestor, who has never met either of them in 25 years around Baltimore. Are they up to the challenge of fixing the Orioles?

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The Peter Principles (Ch. 10) – Syd Thrift, Confederate money and the new Oriole Way of 21st century

July 04, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

(Author note: This is Chapter 10 of my book “The Peter Principles,” which I was working to finish in March 2014 when my wife was diagnosed with leukemia the first time. I will be releasing the entire book for free online this summer – chapter by chapter. These are the true chronicles of the history […]

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The Peter Principles (Ch. 9) – Albert was not the Belle of Baltimore

July 04, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

Dinner with Fidel Castro, breakfast with Albert Belle and many years of losing ahead for King Peter

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The Peter Principles (Ch. 8) – That time Peter Angelos tried to buy the Washington Redskins

July 04, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

Buying the Washington Redskins and watching baseball with Fidel Castro. The Orioles owner was enjoying destroying the Orioles in late 1990s…

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The Peter Principles (Ch. 7) – Wren not zen, a Ray of darkness and Frank malaise sets over Orioles

July 04, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

(Author note: This is Chapter 7 of my book “The Peter Principles,” which I was working to finish in March 2014 when my wife was diagnosed with leukemia the first time. I will be releasing the entire book for free online this summer – chapter by chapter. These are the true chronicles of the history […]

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The Peter Principles (Ch. 6) – Wire to Wire, champagne and the Dumb Dumb divorce

July 04, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

Davey Johnson faxed The Baltimore Sun. Peter Angelos faxed The Washington Post. Both of their letters were published. Life has never been the same for Orioles fans. Read and learn…

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The Peter Principles (Ch. 5) – King Peter silences Jon Miller and anyone else who doesn’t bleed Orioles orange

July 04, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

Wonder why Peter Angelos never answers questions from the media anymore? Well, one time he sat down with us and made a fool of himself in Parkville

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The Peter Principles (Ch. 4) – The Dumb Dumb error begins in Baltimore

July 04, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

The Ballad of Davey Johnson begins in Baltimore. All he ever did was win baseball games…

The Peter Principles (Ch. 3): How close did Angelos come to owning Baltimore’s NFL team?

July 04, 2018 | Nestor Aparicio

Peter Angelos did everything in his power to give Baltimore the NFL ball in 1994. Here’s the whole story…