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Nationals | Cal Ripken could be managerial candidate

Wed, 09 Oct 2013 12:21:10 -0700

The Washington Nationals are giving strong consideration to former MLB SS Cal Ripken Jr. as a managerial candidate.

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Yankees | Derek Jeter ties Cal Ripken on hit list

Fri, 29 Jun 2012 01:43:47 -0700

New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter tied Cal Ripken Jr. for 13th on the all-time Major League Baseball hit list when he collected his 3,184th career hit Thursday, June 28, against the Chicago White Sox.

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Orioles | Cal Ripken Jr. behind Matt Wieters

Wed, 09 Mar 2011 00:17:27 -0800

Baltimore Orioles legendary SS Cal Ripken Jr. believes C Matt Wieters will bounce back in 2011, according to Matt Vensel of The Baltimore Sun. "He's learned the pitching staff and he understands them from the defensive side. But offensively, he now has a lineup that has more protection throughout it," Ripken said. Wieters is hitting .357 this spring.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Baltimore Sun - Matt Vensel

Orioles | Cal Ripken Jr. could return as adviser

Fri, 16 Jul 2010 14:52:49 -0700

Former Baltimore Orioles IF Cal Ripken Jr. is exploring the possibility of joining the team as a part-time adviser, reports The Associated Press. Ripken has been meeting on a regular basis with Orioles owner Peter Angelos and president of baseball operations Andy MacPhail. Ripken is willing to get back in the game before his son graduates high school if they are able to come up with a plan that would allow him to serve the team while remaining dedicated to his family.

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MLB | Ripken seeks answers to A-Rod's steroid use

Fri, 15 May 2009 11:03:17 -0700

ESPN.com reports retired MLB SS/3B Cal Ripken Jr. wants to know why New York Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez initially took performance-enhancing drugs when playing for the Texas Rangers. "I really want to know why," Ripken said. "I'm going to make it my business to find out."

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MLB | Ripken: A-Rod's stats will carry asterisk

Mon, 23 Feb 2009 08:24:08 -0800

Christopher Elser and Peter Cook, of Bloomberg News, report former MLB SS Cal Ripken Jr. said New York Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez's accomplishments will carry an asterisk after he admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs.

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MLB | Ripken to promote baseball in Nicaragua

Wed, 29 Oct 2008 17:02:23 -0700

Bill Ordine, of The Baltimore Sun, reports former MLB SS Cal Ripken Jr. will make his second trip for the U.S. Department as an American Public Diplomacy Envoy next month to promote baseball in Nicaragua.

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Rays | Ripken buying minor league team

Tue, 26 Aug 2008 11:29:46 -0700

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.

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MLB | Ripken speaks on maple bat issue

Tue, 01 Jul 2008 21:37:09 -0700

Ronald Blum, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, reports former MLB SS Cal Ripken Jr. said he thinks major league officials are making a big deal over nothing in regards to the danger of maple bats. "I think they might be making a little bit too much out of it," Ripken said Tuesday, July 1.

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MLB | Ripken limiting TV appearances

Thu, 03 Apr 2008 07:27:31 -0700

The Washington Examiner's Matt Palmer and John Keim report Hall of Famer SS Cal Ripken Jr. doesn't have any interest in becoming a full-time broadcaster. He works for TBS during the All-Star Selection Show and during its coverage of the postseason.

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