Billy Ripken


The Ripken Report Vol. 3 - Billy Ripken discusses the O's rebuild, John Means, and his favorite players in the game with the Big Bad Morning Show

Former Oriole and current MLB Network broadcaster joined the Big Bad Morning Show as he does every week to discuss what's going on around Major League Baseball. This week, Rob, Jeremy, and Billy, discuss the O's rebuild and the impact the process has on the players. Also, Billy talks about John Means' recent pitching performances and how he is learning how to get W's when he doesn't have his best stuff. Plus, the guys discuss their favorite players in the game today, with Billy choosing a pair of guys in the NL East, one down in Atlanta and another down the road in DC.

Former Oriole, Current MLB Network Analyst/XM Radio Host Billy Ripken Joins the Big Bad Morning Show

Former Oriole and current MLB Network Analyst Billy Ripken joined the Big Bad Morning Show on the eve of Orioles Opening Day. The Orioles are once again considered to be cellar dwellers in the AL East, but there's still something to pay attention to as the team brings up young players to the Major League level. Listen in as Billy discusses what the view of the O's is from a national stand point and what fans should be looking for out of this year's Orioles. Plus, Billy talks about his favorite Opening Day memory and why he doesn't necessarily agree with the flash and bravado of today's stars.

Vi Ripken, mother of Cal and Billy Ripken dies at 82

BALTIMORE — Violet Ripken has passed away. Baltimore Orioles fans knew her simply as "Vi," matriarch of the famous Ripken baseball family. She died Friday, one day before her 83rd birthday. Vi was a founding member of the Harford County Chapter of the Boys and Girls Club, where she'll forever...