Update: DeCaro Auctions confirmed May 18 that Ripken’s estate was sold to Orioles outfielder Adam Jones. The article below was originally published May 12.
Cal Ripken Jr.'s 24-acre Reisterstown estate sold at auction Saturday.
Eight bidders registered to participate in the auction, which was scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. at the Dover Road property, according to Daniel DeCaro of DeCaro Auctions. The auction lasted about 15 minutes, he said.
The name of the winning bidder and the sale price were not announced; that information will become public...