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The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for July 22-28

The Sun Remembers: This Week in Maryland Sports History for July 22-28

July 23, 1996: A crowd of about 200, including Maryland Gov. Parris Glendening, attend groundbreaking ceremonies for Baltimore’s $200 million football stadium that will house the Ravens.

July 22, 1988: Subbing for manager Frank Robinson (back pain), Elrod Hendricks holds a 15-minute team meeting and rips the Orioles for their shoddy play after a 6-1 loss to the Twins in Minnesota. “We were defeated before we went out there. It’s not too much to ask to go out and play nine innings hard,” Hendricks says as Baltimore falls to 30-65, a major league worst.

July 26, 1966:...

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