S: CALVIN EDWARD RIPKEN JR.
1: Calvin Edward Jr. was born August 24, 1960 in Havre de Grace, Maryland.
2: Cal Sr., Viola, Billy, Fred, Ellen, and Cal Jr.
3: Childhood Photos
4: Cal Jr. made the varsity baseball team in his freshman year of high school.
5: Ripken played in the Mickey Mantle World Series held in Texas in 1977.
6: Ripken won the Hartford County Batting Title with a .492 batting average, also in 1977
8: By playing in a record 2,632 consecutive major league games, he earned the nickmameof the "Iron Man".
9: Cal was selected for the All-Star Team 19 straight years from 1983-2001.
10: At the end of the 1987 season Cal married his longtime girlfriend, Kelly Greer, and had a daughter, Rachel, in 1989 and their son, Ryan, was born in 1993.
11: Cal and his daughter Rachel
12: Cal's father Cal Sr. died on March 25,1999.
13: Cal Ripken Jr. was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2007 and last game was in September 2001.
15: WORKSCITED | 1.) http://homepages.nyu.edu/~eam15/CRipken.html 2.) http://www.ripkenbaseball.com/calripken/bio/ 3.) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cal_Ripken,_Jr.