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Get in the Game, with Cal Ripken

Posted Monday, April 21, 2008

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Cal Ripken Jr You've heard it before, that eighty percent of life is showing up? How about showing up to two thousand six hundred and thirty two games in a row? Woody Allen, meet Cal Ripken, Jr. Major League Baseball's Iron Man has a new book about his life and explaining his unparallelled success. Here's a hint: it's about perseverance. We'll chat with Cal Ripken about his life and the lessons we all can learn from it. Get in the Game, Monday morning at 9 o'clock.


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Cal Ripken, Jr.
Brad Grant, Director of Amateur Scouting, Cleveland Indians
Bill Clark, retired scout, Milwaukee Brewers

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