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Orioles Cuckoo for Not Hiring Ripken

Fox Sports

First off, I stand by the story. Every single word.

Orioles owner Peter Angelos and Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr. have taken turns denying parts of my report from last Friday, the gist of which was that Angelos recently declined to hire Ripken to help his wonderful team.

Both declined opportunities to comment before I went with the story, and that’s fine.

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