How my Pop and his love of baseball created WNST

Nasty and John Steadman, March 1998

Chapter 8: Catching a break with John Steadman at The News American

March 12, 2012 | Nestor Aparicio

So how did the kid from Dundalk get his start in local sports journalism before there was a WNST?


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

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

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…

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

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

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

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

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 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 […]