The Orioles were poised to bat for the first time in 2017, but Tara and Marty Girch showed little inclination to rise from their perch outside Dempsey's Brew Pub.
The Ellicott City couple sipped their beers and took in the procession of Opening Day life along Eutaw Street.
"What's fun about this stretch is you get to see every walk of life," Tara Girch said. "Black or white, old or young. Short, tall, fat. Home fans, away fans. This is the main stretch of the park right here."
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