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Baltimore Sun reporters remember their favorite Opening Day games
Baltimore Sun reporters remember their favorite Opening Day games

With the Orioles set to face the Toronto Blue Jays at Camden Yards in their home opener today, here are some of our favorite Opening Day memories. Peter Schmuck, columnist: My most memorable Opening Day, appropriately enough, was April 9, 1990, the first regular-season game I covered as the new baseball beat writer for The Sun. Opening Day had been delayed that year by labor strife, and the Orioles opened up at Royals Stadium (now Kauffman Stadium) in Kansas City, Mo. That was the night that swingin' Sam Horn also made his Orioles debut and slammed a pair of three-run home runs, the second of which brought the Orioles back from behind in the eighth inning and allowed them to...

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