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Tilghman Island, MD.- MLB Hall of Famer Brooks Robinson was in Tilghman Island, MD visiting with friends, family and to enjoy the ride.

The Baltimore Oriole, widely known as "The Greatest 3rd Basemen of All-Time", said he loved visiting the Eastern Shore, saying that he spent a lot of time down here in his years as an Oriole. "I brought my kids down here when I was younger and kept coming. Just to come down here to have a chance to go fishing tomorrow, its a nice day, you cant get any better than this looking out at the Chesapeake, and I enjoy it so much and the kids do to." Robinson says he makes it a yearly event to come down to Tilghman Island and spend time with Capt. Buddy, who he befriended decades ago.

Robinson was the 1970 World Series MVP, and won 16 consecutive gold gloves, playing his whole 22 year career with the Baltimore Orioles. Robinson elected as a first-ballot Hall of Famer in 1983. He won the AL MVP in 1964 and was a key piece in the Orioles World Series wins in 1966 and 1970.

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