Ten reasons we hate the Yankees
The Orioles travel to Tampa on Tuesday evening to pay the New York Yankees a visit for the first time this spring. It comes just days after club officials got a little huffy about a comment by Yankees general manager Brian Cashman that the Orioles' 2012 season was an "anomaly." So, what better time to take a look at the 10 reasons Orioles fans hate the Yankees.
-- Peter Schmuck
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10. 1969( United Press International Photo / January 25, 2001 )
This is clearly a case of guilt by association, since the Yankees had nothing to do with the way the Big Apple rolled Charm City in three major sports in 1969. That was the year that Joe Namath and the Jets upset the heavily favored Colts in Super Bowl III, the New York Knicks swept the Baltimore Bullets in the NBA playoffs and the "Amazin" Mets knocked off the Orioles in one of the greatest World Series upsets in history. Ouch.
Did we leave anything out?