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By Donald Lambro
Growth spikes are little more than trend-free anomalies
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Andy Krauss
Even amid the Washington Nationals' division championship season, there are plenty of Orioles fans still rooted in the area to enjoy Baltimore's even more improbable run to the playoffs. Naturally, some fans left once the Nationals arrived and many now cheer for both teams, but the Orioles are far from a forgotten team in Washington.
"Part of being a fan is going through the bad times. It just happened to be for the Orioles it was 14 straight years of really bad times," Mr. Krauss said. "And I didn't think they were ever going to end. You just don't know. But every Opening Day has been my favorite day of the year."
"Not in my wildest dreams did I think this was going to happen this year," Mr. Krauss said. "Not in my wildest dreams."