LWRWC Enjoys an All-American Couples Night Out
By MONIKA TEMPLEMAN
Wednesday, April 1, 2015, members from the Lakewood Ranch Women’s Club, along with husbands, family and friends, enjoyed this year’s last Spring Training Game (Baltimore Orioles vs Pittsburgh Pirates) at beautiful Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota.
America’s favorite pastime, was the perfect venue for a fun-filled “couples night out” that began with an traditional pre-game picnic, complete with hot dogs, hamburgers and pulled chicken, in the Right Field Perch. The ideal Sarasota Spring weather, the wonderful company of old and new friends, the good-natured rivalry between die-hard Pirates and Oriole fans, and a personal visit from the Orioles Mascot, “The Bird”, made dining al fresco delightful and fun!
The lively, all American picnic was followed by a great game, where players from both major league teams demonstrated their athleticism and neither team lost. No Fooling! This is because the very exciting game ended in a 3-3 tie in the tenth inning.