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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

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AP Photo/Denis Paquin Baltimore Orioles' Hall-of-Famer Cal Ripken Jr. waves to the crowd as the sign in centerfield reads 2,131, signifying Ripken had broken Lou Gehrig's record of playing in 2,130 consecutive games, at Camden Yards in Baltimore, in this Sept. 6, 1995, photo.
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AP Photo/Denis Paquin Baltimore Orioles' Hall-of-Famer Cal Ripken Jr. waves to the crowd as the sign in centerfield reads 2,131, signifying Ripken had broken Lou Gehrig's record of playing in 2,130 consecutive games, at Camden Yards in Baltimore, in this Sept. 6, 1995, photo.

BRANSON, Mo. -- Jalen Beeks could have benefited from a shortstop like Cal Ripken Jr. when making his major league debut on the mound for Boston against Detroit Thursday.


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