Ripken Purchases Orioles

April 01, 2011 |

BALTIMORE, MD – A source inside the Warehouse has confirmed that Baltimore Orioles Iron Man Cal Ripken has brought together a plethora of Maryland based businessmen, including Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Biscotti and Baltimore Blast owner Ed Hale to purchase the Baltimore Orioles from Peter Angelos for $423 million.  Other investors include Jim Perdue of Perdue Chicken, Kevin Plank of Under Armour, and Steve Pappas, co-founder of the Greene Turtle restaurant franchise. 

A news conference is scheduled for today at 11:30.