Yearbook, Sept. 6: Ripken breaks record
September, 6, 2012
By Patrick Dorsey | ESPN.com
Brian Bahr/Getty ImagesSept. 6, 1995: On this day 17 years ago, Cal Ripken Jr. surpassed Lou Gehrig and took his seat atop the consecutive-games list. Ripken wouldn't miss an outing for another three seasons, setting the mark at 2,632.