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O's Ripken Takes Early Success in Stride

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O's Ripken Takes Early Success in Stride

O's Ripken Takes Early Success in Stride

O's Ripken Takes Early Success in Stride

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Cal Ripken Jr. is a 21-year-old call-up for the Baltimore Orioles. "I'm not in total awe, but I'm still living in heaven," the son of the O's third-base coach says of making the major leagues. Dave Barrett reports. (This report aired Sept. 1, 1981.)