"There are a lot of athletes who play their respective sport and then want to kick back, play golf and live a more leisurely life," Ripken said. "I respect that, but that is not how I am built, and I'm really enjoying this next phase of my life."
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"Ultimately, my dream is to help shape a major league baseball organization from top to bottom," Ripken said. "If that opportunity ever presents itself, it's one I'll look long and hard at."