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Cal Ripken Jr. denies hazing, abusing teammates; Gregg Zaun apologizes

Cal Ripken Jr. denies hazing, abusing teammates; Gregg Zaun apologizes

Last week, former major league catcher Gregg Zaun said he was physically abused and hazed by some of his Baltimore Orioles teammates, including Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr., during the 1990s. Zaun backed away from his comments Monday, categorizing the incidents as "a little horseplay, a little tomfoolery," according to MASNsports.com. He also apologized to Ripken and former Orioles teammate Brady Anderson, saying he used the "wrong words." Ripken denied physically abusing Zaun or other players. "I talked to him because he's a friend of mine. I consider him a good friend," Ripken told the website. "I don't know how it got all out of...

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