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Giants legend Orlando Cepeda in critical condition after cardiac incident

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- San Francisco Giants great and Hall of Famer Orlando Cepeda is in critical condition after being rushed to a Bay Area hospital Monday, the Giants said Wednesday.

80-year-old Cepeda was hospitalized due to a cardiac incident, the team said in a statement.

Cepeda is one of the most legendary players in not only Giants history, but in all of Major League Baseball.

The man, known as 'Baby Bull,' was a consistent power-hitting first baseman and was key in the club's winning bid for the National League Pennant in 1962.

The 11-time all-star has a statue in front of AT&T Park.

Over 17 seasons, Cepeda had a .297 average, 379 home runs, and 2,351 hits.

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