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: Four Rescued In Bay After Boat Capsizes
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: Driver Sought In Fatal Hit-And-Run Crash That Killed Lakisha Furnanders
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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.