This is a Louisville Slugger P72 Game Model black bat signed by the newest member elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, Cal Ripken Jr. Inscribed on the photo is his newest accomplishment, "HOF 2007."
With values instilled in him from a deep rooted baseball family, Cal Ripken, Jr. played 21 seasons for the Orioles. A two-time American League Most Valuable Player, he revolutionized the shortstop position and proved to be the most durable everyday player in baseball history. He retired having played in 3001 games (8th all-time), 3,184 hits (13th all-time), 431 career homers (30th all-time) and held or shared 11 Major League or American League fielding records. Ripken was voted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on his first ballot on January, 9, 2007.
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