Maryland State Troopers Asked The Yankees For Autographs During The Game

Camden Yards beefed up security for the Orioles' return to the playoffs, as is customary. In Baltimore's case, they've retained the services of Maryland State Police, who line the field, sit in the dugouts, that sort of thing. But two troopers, stationed in the Yankees' dugout, make the rookie mistake of asking for… » 10/08/12 4:30pm 10/08/12 4:30pm

The Mets' Regrets: Will You Start Loving Citi Field If It Gets Uglier?

So now the ballpark of the moment is glassy and modern and full of moving fish, leaving the retro-style ballparks of the previous moment kaput. What happens to all those teams that are stuck with suddenly unfashionable nostalgia-parks? (And are stuck with them for a very long time.) » 4/16/12 3:59pm 4/16/12 3:59pm

Camden Yards Streaker Was Clad In Undies And A Cape [Update: It May…

Videos and photos are emerging from today's Orioles game that shows what may have been the introduction of Charm City's newest crusader for justice. Or maybe just a drunk kid who had a cape in the garage. Baseball's back! » 4/06/12 7:10pm 4/06/12 7:10pm

Marlins Park, Camden Yards, And The End Of The Retro Ballpark

Marlins Park has been unveiled to the masses, and early reviews are fawning. "Contemporary," "dazzling," "forward-looking." The only thing not state-of-the-art is a true center field camera (perhaps the home run sculpture is in the way). » 4/03/12 2:20pm 4/03/12 2:20pm

The Story Of A Guy And A Girl Who Broke Into Old Yankee Stadium One…

Inspired by the story of the two men who detailed all the fun they had while trapped in Camden Yards, Nick Davis sent in his story about the day he and a female cohort busted into the Old Yankee Stadium in what he calls one of the best days of his life. » 3/08/11 12:50pm 3/08/11 12:50pm

A Conversation With The Two Lucky Bastards Who Got Locked In At Camden…

Yesterday, we published the somewhat implausible tale about the two guys who accidentally got trapped in Camden Yards after a rainout and who turned the empty ballpark into their own personal playground and brew pub. They've come forward with more details. » 2/15/11 4:35pm 2/15/11 4:35pm

The Story Of Two Guys Who Got Locked In At Camden Yards And Lived Out…

A few years ago, two men went to an Orioles game at Camden Yards. The game withstood a prolonged rain delay but was eventually postponed. Somehow, through hours of drink and delirium, our two heroes were locked in the gorgeous stadium by themselves during a torrential downpour. The story of what they did to pass the… » 2/14/11 2:50pm 2/14/11 2:50pm