Former Baltimore Oriole Cal Ripken Jr. has the record for the most consecutive games played in baseball. He has his own computer game, three books, a World Series ring, a satellite radio show and two minor league baseball teams.The official opening is tomorrow morning. Reconstruction and resurfacing is scheduled for summer 2024.
Now baseball's "Iron Man" will have a section of Baltimore's Interstate 395 named after him. A stretch of I-395 between Interstate 95 and Conway Street outside Camden Yards will be renamed "Cal Ripken Way."
Thursday, May 29, 2008
Cal Ripken Way
The Iron Man is getting a stretch of highway named after him: