For the Caps to be successful, a true leader, the likes of Cal Ripken Jr., must emerge. Until that happens, Caps’ fans are in for the same song and dance every year.
FOR THE KIDS
“You have to become a doer. Don’t talk about what you’re going to do—do it.”
IRON MAN 2
Orioles outfielder Adam Jones played in every game last season, so he says he is now going after Cal Ripken Jr.'s games record.
Ryan Ripken, the son of Hall-of-Famer Cal Ripken Jr., did not make South Carolina’s roster and will redshirt this season, according to Associated Press. The Gamecocks released the roster on Friday.
Ripken was drafted in the 20th round by his father’s team, the Baltimore Orioles, last year in the MLB Draft. However, he was unable to make that team either, despite...
TBS has been the underdog of Major League Baseball broadcasting for several years, with the rights to show playoff games but not always the respect that comes with it. That's because network has had a poor track record, with broadcasting mishaps in the regular season and beyond. That continued during Friday night's wild card telecast, with Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. on...
Cal Ripken Jr. spoke publicly Friday about his mother's kidnapping, which occurred last week. The Hall of Fame infielder said he does not know why his 74-year-old mother, Vi, was kidnapped at gunpoint from her home outside Baltimore, blindfolded and driven around for nearly 24 hours. She was found unharmed in her car near her home early the next morning, according to ESPN.com...
This is beyond SCARY! The 74-year-old mother of former Baltimore Orioles player Cal Ripken Jr. was kidnapped at gun point on Tuesday morning and found early this morning in Baltimore. Violet Roberta Ripken was approached by a man at her home, who displayed a gun and forced her into her vehicle. He then fled the [...]
Violet Ripken, the 74-year-old mother of Cal Ripken Jr., was abducted at gunpoint Tuesday in Maryland. Thankfully, she was found unharmed Wednesday morning.
The Baltimore Orioles are keeping it in the family.
The team selected the son of legendary Orioles "Iron Man" Cal Ripken Jr. Wednesday in the 20th round of the MLB Draft
Ryan Ripken, a senior first baseman at the Gilman School in Baltimore, hit. 377 with 25 RBI last season. The 6-6, 205-pounder also amassed a 4-1 record and 2.30 ERA on the mound, according to MLB.com...
<img class=" wp-image-8426 " title="Cal Ripken Jr. Signs Copies of "Hothead"" src="http://www.5thquartermag.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/pg2_g_ripkenbook_3001.jpg" alt="" width="210" height="210" />Cal Ripken Jr. here promoting his first children's book "Hothead"
Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr...