Cal Ripken Jr.

Hall of fame player and former Baltimore Orioles Cal Ripken Jr. throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the start of a MLB game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on September 1, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Orioles are celebring the 20th anniversary of Ripkin's record-breaking 2,131st consecutive games played when he passed New York Yankees Lou Gehrigh on September 6, 1995.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Ripken Honored by Orioles in Celebration of 2131 Game

Cal Ripken Jr. marked the 20th anniversary of his 2,131st consecutive game by throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before the Orioles hosted Tampa Bay on Tuesday night.

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Cal Ripken Jr. Waves to Baltimore Crowd

Cal Ripken Jr. Warns Against Risks of New ‘Pace of Play’ Rules

Cal Ripken Jr. warns against potential risks of baseball’s new pace of play rules: “I don’t think we should be told how long the game should last.”

03/03/2015

Hall of Famer legend Cal Ripken Jr. (Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Ripken Throws Support to Juvenile Crime Prevention Program

A juvenile crime prevention program designed to reduce tensions between police and inner city communities will broaden its presence in 2015 under the scrutiny of Cal Ripken Jr.

01/13/2015

How's this look, huh? Looks good, huh? Ryan Zimmerman and Jayson Werth talk with Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr. before a game with the Dodgers on July 13, 2013 in D.C. (Credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Davey Johnson Talks About Cal Ripken Possibly Replacing Him as Nats Manager

In his weekly appearance with the Junkies on Wednesday, Davey Johnson addressed growing rumblings that Cal Ripken, Jr. could have potential interest in replacing him as Nats manager, when Johnson aside at the end of the 2013 MLB season.

08/28/2013

The suspect wanted in connection to the kidnapping of Vi Ripken, mother of baseball legend Cal Ripken, Jr. (credit: Aberdeen Police)

Ripken Family Offers $100K Reward in Kidnapping

The family of Cal Ripken Jr. is offering a $100,000 reward to help find the person who kidnapped the former Orioles star’s mother last year.

08/01/2013

The suspect wanted in connection to the kidnapping of Vi Ripken, mother of baseball legend Cal Ripken, Jr. (credit: Aberdeen Police)

One Year Later, Vi Ripken’s Kidnapping Still A Mystery

One year after a Baltimore baseball icon’s mother was kidnapped and then returned to her home unharmed a day later, police say the identity of the suspect and his motive remain a mystery.

07/24/2013

Cal Ripken, Jr., at game six of the American League Championship Series during the 2008 MLB playoffs. (Credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

‘Iron Man’ Ripken to Deliver UMd. Commencement in May

A local legend will speak to University of Maryland, College Park undergraduates at their commencement ceremony in May.

01/29/2013

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Cal Ripken Jr. Auctioning Off Vehicle He Drove During Consecutive Games Streak

Cal Ripken Jr. is unloading the truck he drove to the park during the final years of his consecutive games streak, in an online auction.

08/16/2012

The suspect wanted in connection to the kidnapping of Vi Ripken, mother of baseball legend Cal Ripken, Jr. (credit: Aberdeen Police)

Video: Vi Ripken Kidnapping Suspect

Aberdeen police have released a video of a suspect in the kidnapping of Cal Ripken Jr.’s mother.

07/31/2012

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Photos: Suspect Wanted For Kidnapping Cal Ripken’s Mother

Authorities have release photographs of the suspect wanted for questioning in connection with the kidnapping of Vi Ripken, mother to Baltimore Orioles legend Cal Ripken.

07/26/2012

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