How my Pop and his love of baseball created WNST

Chapter 7: Finally, a 1983 World Series crown for Baltimore

Chapter 7: Finally, a 1983 World Series crown for Baltimore

March 11, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

You know you’re a real Baltimore Orioles fan if 1983 feels like yesterday…

Chapter 6: Baseball punched me a ticket to see The World

Chapter 6: Baseball punched me a ticket to see The World

March 10, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

Ever watch a baseball game from far away and think: “It’d be cool to see that ballpark?”

Chapter 5: The Orioles and Colts weren’t the only teams that mattered

Chapter 5: The Orioles and Colts weren’t the only teams that mattered

March 09, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

Nestor admits to “cheating” on the local teams with the Oilers, Phillies and Padres as a kid…

Chapter 4: Got any 33rd Street memories? Time will not dim the glory…

Chapter 4: Got any 33rd Street memories? Time will not dim the glory…

March 08, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

Got any Memorial Stadium memories? Nestor does and here they are…

Chapter 3: My Pop and Little League in Dundalk

Chapter 3: My Pop and Little League in Dundalk

March 07, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

What are your Little League memories of youth? Here’s how Nestor fell in love with baseball…

Chapter 2: “Aparicio” means baseball to most people

Chapter 2: “Aparicio” means baseball to most people

March 06, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

What’s in a name? For Nestor it’s been a life of baseball and “Are you related to Luis?”…

Chapter 1: This whole WNST thing was started by man in Dundalk who loved Orioles

Chapter 1: This whole WNST thing was started by man in Dundalk who loved Orioles

March 05, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

In case you missed Free The Birds in 2006, here’s the book that tells the story of “why”…

In honor of my Pop’s birthday, we present a “free speech” message from Peter G. Angelos

In honor of my Pop’s birthday, we present a “free speech” message from Peter G. Angelos

March 04, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

Happy 93rd Birthday to My Pop…

The Orioles will be better next year — and more new lies after The MacFailure

September 28, 2011 | Nestor Aparicio

Our cool, growing (and still free!) sports media company had another great B2B-Business To Business event last week in Towson with @CoachBillick and an old friend and reader of WNST.net approached me and asked the eternal Orioles question: “So, Nasty, I’ve read all of the issues regarding the Orioles and Mike Flanagan and Andy MacPhail [...]

Five years ago we did Free The Birds rally and I’m still proud of it

September 20, 2011 | Nestor Aparicio

There’s been plenty written about the Orioles demise and the AL East standings and the empty stands at Camden Yards speak for themselves as to what the Baltimore community feels the value of the baseball team is circa 2011. The stadium is empty most nights. Fans stuck with tickets can’t find anyone to take them [...]