The Blast are the best team in Baltimore.
How do I know this? The seven championship banners hanging from the rafters in the glorious Royal Farms Arena. That’s more than the Ravens and Orioles put together—which you were probably able to figure out on your own, but come on, that’s really impressive.
And yet, when I recently told people I attended one of the indoor soccer team’s games, I was met with two reactions: “Oh yeah, I’ve been meaning to go” and “They still exist?”
Come on, Baltimore! The Blast is like the Yankees of indoor soccer. Between 2002 and 2009, it won five championships of seven,...