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hits. "I was always a Torii Hunter fan -- being able to rob home runs, anticipation, I loved watching him, and Ken Griffey Jr . as well when I was really young. That guy was just electrifying. Seeing those plays that they made, unbelievable. "I can remember my first
term contracts for huge money to guys in their 30s doesn't work. Ryan Howard , Alex Rodriguez , Alfonso Soriano , Ken Griffey Jr ., Jason Giambi and Carlos Lee all signed deals for at least $100 million after age 30 and all have failed to come
them and the team in the same light. It's just different seeing them somewhere else." "I always will think of Ken Griffey Jr . as a Seattle Mariner," added Red Sox outfielder, and childhood Mariners fan, Jacoby Ellsbury . Perhaps the public
the hitter he was his final two seasons in Oakland). Ken Griffey signed a $116.5 deal with the Reds after being traded ..... never seemed more than a pretty good leader singer of a Ken Griffey Jr . cover band: 40-homer seasons: Six with Seattle
potential trade chip. Meanwhile, the Mariners were trying to win with a team that featured the best position player ( Ken Griffey Jr .) and one of the two best pitchers ( Randy Johnson ) in the American League, but that had a late-innings recipe
t mean that it was. You don’t become a Hall of Famer by not working, but working day in and day out.” — Ken Griffey Jr ., at Sunday’s induction ceremony for the Baseball Hall of Fame Your browser does not support iframes. STAT OF THE DAY: 10
field advantage, 2007 After giving up a leadoff double to Jose Reyes, Beckett retired six straight, including Ken Griffey Jr ., to get the win in the 2007 All-Star Game. The win for the American League gave home-field advantage to the Red Sox in that fall’s World
m always up for a good Hall debate, and with this week’ s annual Cooperstown vote revealing two new inductees, Ken Griffey Jr . and Mike Piazza , I tuned into Tuesday’ s WEEI Hot Stove Show featuring Mike Mutnansky, Rob Bradford, and John Tomase to hear their thoughts on this year’ s ballot. One part
Ken Griffey Jr . and Mike Piazza earned induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday, with Griffey pulling the highest percentage of votes in ..... become the first unanimous selection. Griffey was named on more than 99 percent of the
Ken Griffey Jr . and Mike Piazza earned induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday, with Griffey pulling the highest percentage of votes in ..... become the first unanimous selection. Griffey was named on 437 of the 440 ballots cast