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Oriole magic goes global
Oriole magic goes global

Her favorite baby bottle bore an Orioles logo. Her most beloved childhood memories involve listening to the radio play-by-play as Mike Mussina pitched. And when Aili Sarapik, then 6, attended an event in honor of Cal Ripken in 1995, the Oriole great looked right at her during his speech. "I was over the moon," she said. Sarapik, 25, now lives in Tartu, Estonia, 4,300 miles to the east, but her love for the O's hasn't faded. She'll be watching live on her laptop when her team takes the field against the Kansas City Royals in Game Four of the American League Championship Series. Sarapik, a college student, is one of the thousands of Oriole rooters around the...

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