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By Jeff Seidel

Baltimore Orioles: the place have you ever Gone? is a special examine what a couple of former Orioles personalities have long gone directly to do in existence for the reason that their enjoying careers ended. writer Jeff Seidel spoke with a wide-ranging variety of former Baltimore gamers, from stars like Cal Ripken Jr. and Brooks Robinson, to people who had purely their “15 mins” of popularity, like Dave Criscione and John Stefero. a standard thread appears to be like what percentage of the previous Orioles stayed in baseball in a few shape, like Ripken, who begun his personal minor league staff in Aberdeen, Maryland, whatever that’s basically as regards to his middle; or former catcher Andy Etchebarren, an established minor league supervisor and coach.
Baltimore Orioles: the place have you ever Gone? beneficial properties males like Mike Flanagan, the Cy younger Award–winning lefty who anchored the Orioles pitching employees within the past due ’70s and early ’80s, ultimately turning into the team’s pitching trainer and co–general supervisor. The ebook additionally contains a bankruptcy on Tommy Davis, the team’s first distinct hitter, who tells how he got here up with a key base hit after approximately lacking his at-bat simply because he used to be conversing at the clubhouse mobile; Doug DeCinces, confronted with the tough activity of taking up for Brooks Robinson at 3rd base, conversing concerning the large strain he confronted and the way he actually preferred taking part in for the Orioles; and at last the mythical Robinson himself, nonetheless a fan favourite over 35 years after retiring, telling how he instructed the Chicago White Sox thank you, yet no thank you, after they requested him approximately handling. It’s all the following; ideal for any Orioles fan!

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