Our Orioles have a unique connection to Ben Affleck’s movie, Argo. Read on…. the main character Tony Mendez, who was played by Ben Affleck, lives here in Maryland. That’s not all. His son, Toby Mendez, is the sculptor of all the Orioles Legends sculptures.
In the movie Argo, Toby, Tony’s son was portrayed in the movie as a young kid with the Star Wars memorabilia. As an adult, Toby is a talented sculptor. He has created more than 20 public monuments.