Ripken’s Mother is Safe


Cal Ripken Jr’s 74-year-old mother was found with her hands bound in the back seat of her car Wednesday after she said she was kidnapped at gunpoint a day earlier at her home outside Baltimore and driven around blindfolded by her abductor, police and neighbors said. This means Cal’s record of getting his Mom back safe from kidnappers is also safe at one.

Read more at nytimes.com.

18 Comments

  1. Hank

    July 26, 2012 at 11:05 am

    Jesus – Learn how to spell Ripken. 

  2. archg2

    July 26, 2012 at 11:05 am

    what?

  3. Binary Daoist

    July 26, 2012 at 11:08 am

    Frighening

  4. ecupirate

    July 26, 2012 at 11:08 am

    Perhaps they were looking for a championship. When they found out she did not have one either they returned her

  5. ArchitectWes

    July 26, 2012 at 11:08 am

    Kevin Costner doesn’t mess around when it comes to revenge…

    • jwbudro

      July 26, 2012 at 11:30 am

       @ArchitectWes fucking home run architedtwes!  double sided tape!

  6. harlequincy

    July 26, 2012 at 11:10 am

    Motherfuckers!

    • Shaggyballz74

      July 26, 2012 at 11:56 am

       @harlequincy thank god they weren’t 

  7. milesahead22

    July 26, 2012 at 11:13 am

    I would think twice about the kidnapping someone’s mom.

    • Shaggyballz74

      July 26, 2012 at 11:56 am

       @milesahead22  but not everyone else?

  8. BadNewsJeff

    July 26, 2012 at 11:50 am

    Glad she’s O.K.  Everything is coming up Orioles.  This is our year!

  9. seamus98

    July 26, 2012 at 12:34 pm

    Is that the little black who used to do jack in the box tv  commercials?

  10. seamus98

    July 26, 2012 at 12:34 pm

    Is that the little black kid who used to do jack in the box tv  commercials?

  11. Pool Keepers Son

    July 26, 2012 at 1:09 pm

    good luck against my mom kidnapper, she will guilt you into taking your own life

  12. taint my problem

    July 26, 2012 at 1:31 pm

    see if she had a gun to protect herself,well the guy would probably take it from her and kill her,cause she’s old

  13. Franklin97

    July 26, 2012 at 1:52 pm

    I didn’t think Ron and SEAL Team 6 were allowed to operate within the U.S.

  14. Oprahs moose knuckle

    July 26, 2012 at 2:09 pm

    She was driving a 15 year old car? C’mon Cal, help Grammy out.

  15. Johnny Dickshot

    July 27, 2012 at 8:48 am

    There goes the 74-year abduction-less streak.