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Markakis takes out two-page ad to thank Orioles fans

For the past 11 years, Nick Markakis has been a Baltimore Oriole. He racked up 1,547 hits, compiled a .290/.358/.435 slash line and helped the O's get to two postseasons. As of 2014, he was the longest-tenured player on the team. 

But last week, the Gold Glover was signed by the Braves. So on Wednesday, in a two-page Baltimore Sun ad, he thanked the fans for his tenure at Camden Yards:

Check out the full letter here. We're sure fans will miss you too, Nick: