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Orioles honor Mike Flanagan

Updated: August 27, 2011, 3:08 PM ET
Associated Press

BALTIMORE -- Mike Flanagan was remembered fondly and with no small measure of sadness at Camden Yards on Friday night before the Baltimore Orioles faced the New York Yankees.

It was the Orioles' first home game since their former star pitcher died of a self-inflicted shotgun wound to the head on Wednesday. He was 59.

The team honored Flanagan with a moment of silence before the game. A picture of him in his playing days was displayed under the years he lived: 1951-2011.

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