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Royals are Sykesville native Scott Sharp's team now
Royals are Sykesville native Scott Sharp's team now

He grew up not far from Baltimore, wore No. 8 in Little League to emulate Cal Ripken Jr., and has many fond memories of his days as a die-hard Orioles fan. But if Scott Sharp makes it to Camden Yards for the American League Championship Series, he won't be wearing a speck of orange or black. Those colors faded long ago for the Sykesville native. Sharp, 41, is the Kansas City Royals' director of player development, and he's quite happy to be sporting royal blue these days as his team prepares to face the Orioles in the ALCS. "Born and bred in Baltimore, and was always a Baltimore fan," Sharp said. "But at this point, I've poured a lot of time and...

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