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    Pat Kelly

    Former Baltimore Oriole Pat Kelly had as much impact off the field as he did on it for the city of Baltimore. The left-handed outfielder played four seasons with the Orioles from 1977-1980 and was a member of the 1979 team that won 102 games and the American League pennant. After he retired following...

  • Pat Kelly

    Pat Kelly

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  • Pat Kelly, 61, outfielder for Orioles, evangelical minister

    Pat Kelly, a former Baltimore Orioles outfielder who turned to Christianity after finding himself in an unsavory lifestyle during his playing days and later became an evangelistic minister, died of a heart attack Sunday afternoon at a hospital in Chambersburg, Pa. He was 61. Earlier in the day,...

  • Former Oriole Pat Kelly goes to bat for religion around the world

    On these punishingly hot summer days and nights you don't see many suits and ties at Camden Yards. The temperature was 97 degrees when Mike Mussina threw the first pitch at 7:37 last night. Half the sportswriters were wearing Bermuda shorts. One familiar person stood out in his well-pressed tan...

  • Pat Kelly keeps in step while walking with God

    First God entered Pat Kelly's life, then Earl Weaver. It was probably inevitable that the convergence of these two forces in Kelly's life would contribute material to the baseball conversation. It did, and to this day the Kelly-Weaver story lives as a classic of the genre, told and retold, even...

  • Ex-Oriole stresses values in session with students

    When a former Baltimore Orioles left-fielder visits a school, you can reasonably expect he'll talk about baseball. But some students at MacArthur Middle School were a little surprised Friday when they also got a lesson about life from Pat Kelly. The athlete turned preacher "didn't really talk about...