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Detroit Tigers v Baltimore Orioles

BALTIMORE, MD - JULY 14: Former Baltimore Orioles player Jim Palmer poses for a photo after the team unvieled a statue of the hall of fame pitcher before the start of the Orioles and Detriot Tigers game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 14, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Famous sports statues

When athletes play well for a team they are occasionally honoured with a statue outside the team's home stadium or arena. Toronto is going to get a statue of Ted Rogers outside the Rogers Centre.