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Does Buck Have Any Influence of Team Hotel Choice on the Road?


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Just something that popped into my mind.

Last night after the game me and my kid followed the team buses to see where the Orioles were staying. A lot of visiting teams stay at the Westin Diplomat in Broward County - which is on the ocean along with a lot of other hotels.

The Orioles arent staying in that area. We followed them out a ways on Key Biscayne to the Ritz Carlton. There is a guard at a gate to get into the resort/hotel area. No autograph seekers.

In Tampa where the Orioles stay its not a place that fans can hang out hoping to see players either.

Where the team is at the Ritz Carlton it quiet. A secluded area. Not much night life. Pretty low key.

I was wondering if Buck wants the team to stay where its quiet. No fans around to bother players. Not easy for the players to get in any trouble. No distractions.

It certainly would seem like a Buck thing to do.

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