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

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

July 14, 2014 | Nestor Aparicio

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

The Peter Principles (Ch. 2): The error of tyranny at Camden Yards

The Peter Principles (Ch. 2): The error of tyranny at Camden Yards

March 30, 2014 | Nestor Aparicio

Getting rid of DeWitt and Lucchino was easy but winning proved to be much more difficult for Angelos…

The Peter Principles (Ch. 1): So, just how did Angelos become ‘King’ of Baltimore baseball?

The Peter Principles (Ch. 1): So, just how did Angelos become ‘King’ of Baltimore baseball?

March 19, 2014 | Nestor Aparicio

Enjoy Chapter 1 of “The Peter Principles,” Nestor’s new book on the history of Baltimore baseball in the modern era.

My Dinner With Peter G. Angelos (Part I)

My Dinner With Peter G. Angelos (Part I)

January 22, 2014 | Nestor Aparicio

Nestor is writing a book in March called “The Peter Principles.” He’s stumbling onto some Baltimore Orioles gems…

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Who Are You And What Did You Do With Jim Johnson?

May 26, 2013 | Erich Hawbaker

That makes 4… Today is May 26 and already the Orioles closer has blown more saves than he did in all of last year. The suck of today’s disaster is twofold, because not only did Jim Johnson fail to get 3 outs with a 3 run lead, but he did so a mere 24 hours [...]

Orioles Magic and 666: The Number of The East

Orioles Magic and 666: The Number of The East

September 27, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

Why don’t we tailgate before Baltimore Orioles games? Why aren’t more people going to Orioles games this week? Where are your neon orange lights? Here’s your magic number:

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…

Orioles are finally in pennant race — but where are Baltimore baseball fans?

Orioles are finally in pennant race — but where are Baltimore baseball fans?

August 08, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

Why don’t YOU go to Baltimore Orioles games anymore?

In case you’re wondering how many Phillies fans are in Baltimore…

In case you’re wondering how many Phillies fans are in Baltimore…

June 09, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

Now that we have your attention, if you’re a Baltimore sports fan with pride you might want to see this video…

Top 10 Stupid Things “Real Baltimore Orioles Fans” Say To Defend Angelos

Top 10 Stupid Things “Real Baltimore Orioles Fans” Say To Defend Angelos

April 01, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

As long as Baltimore keeps making excuses for Angelos & last place the Orioles will never improve…