Cara Woods had never been to a playoff game in her 21 years as an Orioles fan.
But as she waited for Game 1 of the American League Championship Series to begin Friday night at Camden Yards, she couldn't help thinking ahead, just a little.
“You can almost taste the [World Series],” the Glen Burnie native said.
These are heady times for Baltimore baseball fans. Their team has the best record of the four left standing, and they've begun entertaining goals that had seemed out of reach for a generation.
But first things first. The Orioles hosted their first ALCS game in 17 years against the Kansas City Royals, a team that had waited even longer — 29...