Visit Oriole Park: One of the Most Attended Venues in America!
Formed in 1894, the Baltimore Orioles are a professional baseball team that plays in the Major League Baseball. Its home ground is just outside of Baltimore, Maryland. The Baltimore Orioles are the state’s Major League Baseball franchise. The majority of the ownership of the team belongs to Peter Angelos, a trial lawyer. Angelos, along with a group of businessmen, purchased the team for $173 Million from a previous owner Eli Jacobs.
Buy Baltimore Orioles Tickets today because they have had previous success winning three World Series titles, winning the last one in 1983 and the other two were in 1970 and 1966.They have also won eight division championships, the last one in 1997, and six Pennants last one in 1983.They have had only two wild cards berths (1996 and 2012). Its major rivals are the New York Yankees and The Washington Nationals. The uniform is made up of three colors, Black, White and orange.
Baltimore Orioles is under the stewardship of Manager Buck Showalter since the start of 2010. Showalter, a two-time American League Manager of the year, is now 58 year old. Baltimore team and players are usually referred to as “The Birds” or “The O’s”. The team has played at different stadiums since its inception, for instance in Borchert Field (Milwaukee, 1894), Lloyd Street Ground (Milwaukee, 1895-1901), Sportsmans Park (St. Louis, 1902-1953), Memorial Stadium (1954- 1991) and currently playing at Oriole Park – Camden Yards, their home ground since 1992.
Maryland Stadium Authority owns and operates the stadium which was opened on the 3rd of April 1992. The stadium construction was estimated at $110 million and was designed by Populous Architects. The stadium can hold a capacity of 45,971 fans currently but was originally designed to hold 48,876. Its record attendance was recorded at 49,828 and that was back then in July 2005 when the Baltimore’s hosted the Boston Red Sox. Lowest record attendance was on April 2010 when only 9,129 fans showed up. However, Oriole Park is the third most attended stadium in the Major League Baseball. The filed measures are as follows
· Left Field Line is 333 feet (101.5 m)
· Left Center is 364 feet (110.9 m)
· Deep Left Center is 410 feet (125 m)
· Center Field is 400 feet (121.9 m)
· Right Center is 373 feet (113.7 m)
· Right Field Line is 318 feet (96.9 m)
The stadium can be accessed via Camden Station for public transport.