Cal Ripken Jr.

Aug 24, 1960

Bio: Played third base in a 33-inning minor-league game in 1981 that set a record as the longest ever in pro baseball. Earned the nickname "Iron Man" during his record streak of 2632 consecutive games played from 1982 to 1998. He broke Lou Gehrig's long-standing mark of 2131 in September of 1995. Reunited with both his father (manager Cal Sr.) and… More

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