Opening Day -- 1982

<a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PESPT008391" title="Cal Ripken, Jr." href="/topic/sports/baseball/cal-ripken-jr.-PESPT008391.topic">Cal Ripken Jr.</a> (left) is congratulated by his father, Cal Ripken Sr., after hitting his first major league home run on Opening Day against the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000014" title="Kansas City Royals" href="/topic/sports/baseball/kansas-city-royals-ORSPT000014.topic">Kansas City Royals</a> in 1982. <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000160" title="Baltimore Orioles" href="/topic/sports/baseball/baltimore-orioles-ORSPT000160.topic">The Orioles</a> won the game, 13-5, at <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLCUL000182" title="Memorial Stadium" href="/topic/sports/football/memorial-stadium-PLCUL000182.topic">Memorial Stadium</a>.

( Baltimore Sun file photo / April 5, 1982 )

Cal Ripken Jr. (left) is congratulated by his father, Cal Ripken Sr., after hitting his first major league home run on Opening Day against the Kansas City Royals in 1982. The Orioles won the game, 13-5, at Memorial Stadium.

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