Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 2/3/13
My oh My was right, Dave Whether you called him Junior, The Kid, Kenny, or just plain old Griffey, if you grew up in the 90′s, chances are Ken Griffey Jr. was you childhood idol. He was mine, that’s for sure, and I spent many a summer day at the old Kingdome, sitting out in center field with my dad and usually a friend, yelling out “Griffey” until he would finally turn around a wave at me. Moments like that will never come along again for me, not only because baseball had a certain stigma for me when I was a kid, more so than it does now, but, also, there will never be another player like Ken Griffey Jr. to play in a Mariners uniform either. Those moments above will only ever be replayed in my own head for the rest of my life, but here are my 5 other top moments in Junior’s Mariners history that I would like to share with you. 5: Back to back with dad September 14th, 1990, Ken Griffey Sr., and Junior., became the first, and only, father and son duo to hit back to back homeruns in a ...
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