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Style standout: An Evening with Jim Palmer and Brooks Robinson
Style standout: An Evening with Jim Palmer and Brooks Robinson

Jim Palmer once gained pop icon status for his lack of apparel when he worked as a Jockey underwear model for a series of groundbreaking ads in the 1970s and '80s. Nowadays, whether he's working on-camera as the Baltimore Orioles color commentator or making an appearance off-camera — as he did for "An Evening with Jim Palmer and Brooks Robinson"— Palmer is still cutting a fine figure, albeit while showing less skin. The 69-year-old Hall of Famer says the classy ties and jackets he wears these days are just a different uniform from the one he wore for 19 years as an Orioles pitcher. "Peter Angelos, who owns the Orioles, is an attorney. And he wants you...

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