Roger Bresnahan

The Sun Remembers: July 22-28

The Sun Remembers: July 22-28

July 27, 2003: On an overcast day in Cooperstown, N.Y., former Orioles slugger Eddie Murray is enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame and gives a heartfelt speech to the crowd of 18,000. "I had a dream as a kid, and I actually lived that dream," says Murray, who led Baltimore to a world championship in 1983.

July 25, 1987: Eddie Murray's home run off Bret Saberhagen, the major leagues' winningest pitcher, gives the Orioles their 11th consecutive win — a 4-3 victory over the visiting Kansas City Royals. Even so, the Birds (45-53) stay in sixth place in the American League East, 13 games off the pace.

July 23, 1976:...