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Orioles, Maryland Food Bank visit West Baltimore elementary school
Orioles, Maryland Food Bank visit West Baltimore elementary school

More than 200 people visited William Pinderhughes Elementary School in West Baltimore on Tuesday as the Maryland Food Bank, several Orioles players and their wives distributed food. Orioles pitcher Miguel Gonzalez and former Orioles catcher Ryan Lavarnway helped hand out and load bags of vegetables, jars of peanut butter and other nonperishable items while outfielder Travis Snider and pitcher Brad Brach spoke to children inside the school. In the wake of Freddie Gray’s death in police custody, many grocery stores and local markets near the school were looted and subsequently shut down, inhibiting access to food for many in the area. “Many of these stores are done for the...

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