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Rays | Ripken buying minor league team

Baltimore Business Journal's Ryan Sharrow reports Hall of Fame SS Cal Ripken Jr. purchased the Class A Vero Beach Rays of the Florida State League. As part of the deal, the team will relocate to Port Charlotte, Fla., for the 2009 season. This will be the third minor league franchise acquired by Ripken Baseball, which also owns the Aberdeen IronBirds and the Augusta GreenJackets.

2008-08-26 11:29:46 | Source:

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