Brooks Robinson statue unveiled

Updated: October 22, 2011, 4:52 PM ET
Associated Press

BALTIMORE -- A statue of Hall of Fame third baseman Brooks Robinson has been unveiled outside Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

Robinson and his wife Connie joined hundreds of fans at a ceremony Saturday to unveil the 9-foot-tall bronze statue on the plaza between Washington Boulevard and Russell Street.

The statue depicts Robinson at third base preparing to throw out a runner at first base. A 4½-foot-tall pedestal includes panels describing Robinson's career.

Robinson, known ...

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