Baltimore Eulogizes Lauderdale "Dump"
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But all the same, I'm going to miss those Orioles jerseys that were the first signs of spring. As are local merchants, I'm sure.
Then again, maybe the Orioles' spring presence confused the allegiance of South Florida baseball fans. Indeed, as the team made a slow-motion exit from our region, Florida Marlins attendance has sky-rocketed, from 30th last year all the way to 29th in 2009. Coincidence? Like hell it is.