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D.C. Leaders To Celebrate Statue Relocation

A statue of Frederick Douglass will soon be moved to the United States Capitol alongside statues of luminaries from the 50 states, and District of Columbia leaders are planning to celebrate the move.

02/04/2013

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Statue Of First Black Baltimore Mayor Planned

An 8-foot-tall bronze statue of Baltimore’s first black mayor will be placed at the Inner Harbor.

11/22/2012

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Brooks Honored

The fans erupted with a standing ovation and upon his arrival to the field, they cheered again when a smaller version of the bronze sculpture was unveiled in front of the pitcher’s mound.

09/30/2012

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Web Extra: Read Transcript From Brooks Robinson Statue Ceremony

Brooks Robinson–immortalized in bronze. The Hall of Fame third-baseman looks back on his 23 seasons with the Orioles at a special statue unveiling at Camden Yards. WJZ has the speech, and reaction from other O’s legends.

09/30/2012

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Orioles Honor Hall Of Famer Brooks Robinson With Bronze Statue At Camden Yards

There was plenty of excitement before the Orioles-Red Sox game on Saturday. There was a tribute to one of the best Orioles in history.

09/29/2012

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Cal Ripken Jr. Statue Unveiled At O’s Sold-Out Showdown Against Yankees

Friday morning in Camden Yards looks much different than it did the night before. Fans packed the place for a sold-out showdown– the first of four against the New York Yankees. But the game wasn’t the only thing that had fans excited.

09/07/2012

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Fans Cheer Orioles On As The Team Unveils Cal Ripken’s Statue At Camden Yards

Seventeen years ago, all eyes were on Baltimore Oriole Cal Ripken Jr. as he set a game-streak record that still has not been broken. And Thursday, he is honored at Camden Yards in front of a packed house with Orioles legends looking on.

09/06/2012

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Eddie Murray Honored At Camden Yards

The Orioles had a well attended ceremony for the unveiling of the statue of Hall of Fame first baseman Eddie Murray. Before the celebration even began the crowd erupted with the chants of “Eddie Eddie Eddie.”

08/13/2012

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Orioles Unveil Bronze Statue Of Hall Of Famer Eddie Murray

Bronze batter. He was larger than life on the field, now, Hall of Famer Eddie Murray will stay that way in bronze. He is the next former Oriole in a long line of players honored in a new tribute.

08/11/2012

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John Hanson Statue Dedicated In Frederick

You may not know his name but there’s a statue in Frederick recognizing an American Revolutionary leader who some regard as the nation’s first president.

08/04/2012

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Camden Yards Honors Orioles Legend Jim Palmer With Bronze Statue

Six legendary Orioles are the focus of a season-long celebration at Camden Yards. Saturday, thousands of fans cheered for a team favorite.

07/14/2012

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Statue Of Earl Weaver Unveiled At Camden Yards

The Baltimore Orioles honored Earl Weaver by unveiling a 7-foot statue of the Hall of Fame manager during a ceremony at Camden Yards.

06/30/2012

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