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Rob Bradford is joined by Turtleboy of TurtleboySports.com to discuss which current major leaguers might be in line to become Hall of Famers. The duo dive into the difficulties facing the current crop of big leaguers when trying to reach Hall of Fame status.
Gordon (40) and Gerrardo Parra (33). CÃ ©spedes has won each of the last two MLB Home Run Derbies, joining Ken Griffey , Jr. as the only players to win it in back-to-back seasons (1998-99). Lester, 30, was 10-7 with a 2
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
long-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
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
dingers this year. He has also won the last two All-Star Home Run Derby contests, becoming the first batter since Ken Griffey Jr . (1998-99) to accomplish the feat. “I’m somebody who’s very conscious of the power that I have,” Cespedes
s what we wanted to do when we were 9 years old in the backyard. We dreamed of ‘Now up to bat, Ken Griffey Jr . and then you were Ken Griffey Jr. for that one moment in the backyard,” Garin said. “That’s what you dream about and what you wanted to do
with nothing to lose but the chip on their shoulder. They are also the ones that are the most fun to root for. Sure, Ken Griffey Jr. was fun to watch, as is Puig. But what a story Evan Gattis (drafted in the 23rd round) is. Over the next
THE DAY: 2 – All-Star Home Run Derby titles for Prince Fielder , who won Monday night’s event, making him and Ken Griffey Jr. (three wins) the only players to win more than once ‘NET RESULTS: A 4-year-old girls sums up the feeling
part of a 3-for-5 night. He became the first 19-year-old to collect three hits as a visitor at Fenway since Ken Griffey Jr. in 1989, and the first to homer at Fenway since Robin Yount in 1975. Felix Doubront (6-3) was pinned with