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Baltimore Orioles

Ed Smith Stadium
2700 12th Street
Sarasota, FL 34237
(941) 954-4464 or (877) 647-7337 (MAP)


Good Pregame Lunch or Breakfast
If you want a good pregame lunch or breakfast close to Ed Smith Stadium, go to Gus's 12th Street Cafe. The omelet's are bigger than your head. If Gus has had any luck fishing, the grouper is fresh. The prices are reasonable. And the front door of the place is 100 yards from the home plate gate the Ed. If you're for something to do postgame, Siesta Key is place to go. The beach is best in Florida -- a long stretch of powdery white sand. Traffic can be heavy. Siesta is just south of the Ed. Take 41 and follow the signs. The sunsets are spectacular.
John -  Cincinnati Enquirer

Get There Early, Buy Tickets and Enjoy The Band
The park is at a major intersection in town and gets real congested around game time. Get there early, buy your tickets and in the past there has been a band playing out front. No need to buy tickets in advance except for Red Sox or Yankees. - Joe Connor, Author of A Fanís Guide To The Ultimate Spring Training Experience, www.modernerabaseball.com 

Late Night Dining in Sarasota
If you need a late night snack or a full meal Munchies 420 Cafe in Sarasota is your best choice. It was featured on Travel channel's Man v Food and is open from 4:20 pm to 4:20 am. They offer eat-in, take-out, and late night delivery of fresh cooked food with huge portions. Website 

Arrive Early!
It took me about 30 minutes to find a parking spot at Ed Smith Stadium. As soon as you see people parking, find a spot. Free spots within walking distance are attainable. Some private places near the stadium were charging $20 to park. Insane! Arrive early for the $8 stadium parking.
Jennifer - Solo Travel Girl 

Largest Bobblehead I?ve Ever Seen
At Ed Smith Stadium over by the first base picnic area there is a large The Bird statute. ďCute,Ē I thought. Until one of the stadium staff touched The Birdís head and it bobbled! Itís quite possibly the largest bobblehead Iíve ever seen.
Jennifer - Solo Travel Girl 

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Places to Stay


Howard Johnson Express Inn
(941) 365-0350 or (800) 446-4656
811 S Tamiami Trl Sarasota, FL 34236
1.7 mi SW
(941) 309-2000 or (800) 241-3333
1111 Ritz Carlton Dr Sarasota, FL 34236
2.2 mi W
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts: Hyatt Sarasota
(941) 953-1234 or (941) 952-1987
1000 Boulevard of the Arts Sarasota, FL 34236
2.0 mi W



Rolling Green Golf Club
(941) 355-6620 or (941) 355-7621
4501 N Tuttle Ave Sarasota, FL 34234
1.8 mi N
Meadows Country Club The
(941) 371-6000
3101 Longmeadow Sarasota, FL 34235
2.2 mi E
Village Green Golf Club of Sarasota
(941) 922-9500
3500 Pembrook Dr Sarasota, FL 34239
3.4 mi S
Palm Aire Country Club: Clubhouse
(941) 355-9733
5601 Country Club Way Sarasota, FL 34243
4.2 mi N

2017 Schedule


BAL Homepage News

#ASGWorthy Jones hammers historic HR
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is the new home run leader at Camden Yards.
05/23/2017 12:16 AM

Jones homers, but pitching can't stop Twins
The Twins roared back from a five-run deficit, led by Max Kepler's homer and four-RBI night, en route to totaling a season-high 21-hit output and cruising past the Orioles, 14-7, on Monday night at Camden Yards.
05/22/2017 11:50 PM

MLB.TV: Watch every night on every device
It all began 15 years ago, and you are going to want to be part of the MLB.TV celebration of baseball and technology, as the world's longest-running and most successful live-streaming sports product is a way of life for millions.
04/20/2017 12:59 PM

Ubaldo, 'pen giving O's cause for concern
Ugly. There was no other way to put Monday night for the Orioles, who watched a five-run second inning lead over the Twins morph into a 14-7 series-opening loss -- one of their largest margins of defeat this season -- that put their pitching woes on full display.
05/22/2017 11:32 PM

VOTE: Pick this summer's All-Stars
Which Orioles are #ASGWorthy? Cast your All-Star ballots up to 5 times in any 24-hour period (max 35 votes).
04/30/2017 01:33 PM



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