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Cal Ripken Jr. gave baseball much-needed jolt with streak

It didn’t save baseball the way Babe Ruth’s home run surge did following the Black Sox World Series-fixing scandal of 1919, but it did provide a soothing balm and helped remind people why they fell in love with the game in the first place. And given the way Major League Baseball is stumbling through its ...

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