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Some random Orioles thoughts (Flanagan, Ripken, Mussina, Dauer, Flaherty, Marin)
Some random Orioles thoughts (Flanagan, Ripken, Mussina, Dauer, Flaherty, Marin)

Today marks the one-year anniversary of the death of Mike Flanagan at his home in Monkton. He would be 60 years old. My thoughts are with his family and friends. Suicide is an exceptionally difficult issue for survivors to deal with. From my personal experience, that first-year anniversary is a real difficult day. I wouldn’t be surprised if the Orioles have a moment of silence in honor of Flanny’s memory tonight. On the flip side, today is also Cal Ripken Jr.’s 52nd birthday. If you can’t tell him “Happy Birthday” today, wait for two weeks. His statue unveiling is Sept. 6 at Camden Yards. Today is also the luncheon for the Orioles Hall of Fame inductees,...

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