10 Things You Should Know About Postseason Baseball

Every year about this time we like to take a little break from baseball for a while. After all, it’s a long season. When you watch as many Orioles games as we do it can be tough to get yourself excited for something like today’s game of Detroit vs Oakland at 1pm on a Monday. […]

The Chop Goes to the Babe Ruth Museum

One of the benefits we were promised we could enjoy when we bought Orioles season tickets this year was free admission to the Babe Ruth Birthplace and museum downtown. We’re also entitled to other freebies like ballpark tours and admission to the Sports Legends Museum, but so far we haven’t taken advantage of these. Until […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Ballpark Dates

Now more than ever there are plenty of great date ideas floating around out there. Whether it’s a street festival, a wine tasting, or just something as simple as dinner and a movie there’s a fine art to making things flow smoothly. And one of our personal favorite dates, the ol’ ball-game, is no exception. […]

Baltimore Lexicon: Bud Heavy

The Chop’s been drinking a lot more ballpark beer than ever this season. Partially this is because we haven’t had the patience to fool around with a hip flask this Summer. Partially it’s because we’ve been treating friends to tickets and letting them buy a beer in return. But mostly it’s because this season we’re […]

Orioles Fan-Designed T-Shirt Contest

We’ve already had our say about how to dress at the ballpark, and you may recall that we heartily endorse freebie t-shirts and have accumulated quite a collection over the years. We’re not shy about rocking a Mora or Huff shirt anywhere around town, although we still regret being out of town for Wei-Yin Chen […]