Iron Streak, Golden Memory: Ripken Embraces 2,131st GameIt’s been 25 years since Cal Ripken broke Lou Gehrig’s major league record for consecutive games played, a feat the Baltimore Orioles star punctuated with an unforgettable lap around Camden Yards in the middle of his 2,131st successive start.
O's To Celebrate 25th Anniversary Of Cal Ripken Jr.'s Record-Breaking Consecutive Game StreakThe Baltimore Orioles announced Wednesday the team will celebrate the 25th anniversary of Cal Ripken Jr.'s record-breaking 2,131st consecutive game Sunday against the New York Yankees.
O's, Cal Ripken Remember Historic Anniversary Of 2,131History was made at Oriole Park on this date in 1995.
Also Fighting ALS, OJ Brigance to Pay Tribute to Lou GehrigFormer Baltimore Ravens linebacker O.J. Brigance will take his personal fight against ALS to the baseball diamond on the 77th anniversary of Lou Gehrig's farewell speech at Yankee Stadium.
Old Bay Unveils Limited-Edition Cal Ripken CansIf you're heading to the grocery store for some Old Bay, maybe hold off until Monday to get it.
5 Inspirational Sports SpeechesIf you haven't stumbled across the inspiring viral video of Rhode Island Little League coach Dave Belisle's speech to his team after their loss in the Little League World Series that's gone viral this week you may have been on vacation...on a deserted island; here's 5 of the greatest sports speeches ever given.
O.J. Brigance Brigade Raises Awareness For ALS At Annual Fiesta 5KIt started seven years ago, and it's become the largest ALS event in the Baltimore area. The fight against Lou Gehrig's disease is being led by former Raven O.J. Brigance, who was diagnosed with the disease six years ago.