BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Orioles announced that Baltimore superfan Mo Gaba has been elected to the Orioles Hall of Fame as the second-ever recipient of The Wild Bill Hagy Award.
Mo, a 14-year-old from Glen Burnie, passed away Tuesday after a battle with cancer.READ MORE: Mass COVID-19 Vaccination Sites To Open This Month In Hagerstown, Waldorf, Salisbury, Gov. Larry Hogan Says
Mo began calling in to 105.7 The Fan’s sports programming in 2015 at the age of nine to share his knowledge of Baltimore sports with local fans and radio listeners.READ MORE: Next Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine Shipment Not Coming To Maryland Until March 18, Gov. Hogan Says
He quickly captured the hearts of the city.MORE NEWS: Police: Suspects Exit Car, Shoot 17-Year-Old Boy On Mount Royal Avenue
Last spring, Mo became the first person to announce an NFL Draft pick while reading it in braille and was recently named an honorary Baltimore Police Lieutenant.