Wow! You were a real sports freak. I was a big fan too, didn't take it as far as you did, but I was pretty deep in. Once I left the States I fell out of love with it... it all seemed so superficial. Actually, when Ripken retired, real sport retired too.
What's the point of cheering your home team when your home team lives and spends all their money in other cities? Why bother even calling the teams by a city name anyway? They should just go ahead and Corporate brand them like they do in Japan and Europe because it would be more suitable.
Go Comcast Ravens!