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Events in Sport

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1982-11-24 - Orioles Cal Ripken is named AL Rookie of Year
1984-05-06 - Baltimore Oriole Cal Ripken Jr hits for cycle
1987-09-14 - Cal Ripken's streak of 8,243 consecutive innings (908 games) is broken
1988-06-25 - Cal Ripken Jr plays in his 1,000th consecutive game
1989-08-17 - Orioles shortstop Cal Ripken moves into 3rd place (1,208th cons game)
1990-06-12 - Orioles Cal Ripken plays in his 1,308th consecutive game to move past Everett Scott into 2nd place on the all-time list
1991-07-09 - All star MVP: Cal Ripken Jr (Balt Orioles)
1991-07-19 - Cal Ripken plays in his 1,500th consecutive game
1991-11-19 - Balt Orioles shortstop Cal Ripken wins his 2nd AL MVP
1995-09-05 - Cal Ripken Jr ties Gehrig's record of playing in 2,130 straight games
1995-09-06 - Cal Ripken Jr breaks Gehrig's record, plays in 2,131 straight games

Birthdays in Sport

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1935-12-17 - Cal Ripken Sr, baseball manager (Balt Orioles)
1960-08-24 - Cal Ripken, Havre de Grace Maryland, shortstop (Baltimore Orioles, consecutive game streak)

Deaths in Sport

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1999-03-25 - Cal Ripken, Sr., American baseball manager (b. 1936)


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