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Ken Griffey Jr. disliked Yankees because of Billy Martin

Ken Griffey Jr. never considered going to the New York Yankees during his Hall of Fame career, and the reason is pretty unforgettable. Ken Griffey Sr. joined “Boomer & Carton” on WFAN in New York Wednesday to talk shop with the boys, and he dished on his son’s problems with the Yankees. According to Griffey […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Happy Birthday to “Little Big League,” Ken Griffey Jr is Still a Fan

20 years later, Cincinnati Reds and Seattle Mariners Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. still remembers his role in the film Little Big League, and still watches the movie today. Griffey tells Yahoo Sports he watches the film once or twice a year. It’s because of my son, he says. There are only a couple shows where he said that he know I’ll sit there and watch it. For those of you...
Via Sportsnaut
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

The Dugout: Ken Griffey Jr. really despises Linda Cohn

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March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Ken Griffey Jr. issues apology to Linda Cohn for awkward interview

Less than 24 hours after giving one of the most awkward interviews of all time, Ken Griffey Jr. issued an apology to Linda Cohn.
Via Gamedayr
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ken Griffey Jr.'s painfully awkward interview on SportsCenter

God bless Linda Cohn.  She tried as best as she could to get a decent interview out of Ken Griffey Jr. but he was clearly in another universe.  Griffey appeared on the afternoon live SportsCenter in a promo spot for Upper Deck and Cohn asked him questions about his favorite cards growing up and thoughts on today's MLB. Griffey's responses were... less than forthcoming...
Via Awful Announcing
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Ken Griffey Jr. owns 100 copies of Photoshopped Upper Deck rookie card (photo)

Ken Griffey Jr.’s arrival in the major leagues in 1989 as a bright-eyed, teenaged rookie with the Seattle Mariners was met with great fanfare and anticipation, not only from baseball fans, but those involved in the baseball card business as well. Griffey was only 18 years old when his Upper Deck rookie card was released. […]The post Ken Griffey Jr. owns 100 copies of his Photoshopped...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
February 06, 2014  |  1 Comment

Ken Griffey Jr. dominating #TBT game on Instagram

Ken Griffey Jr. is not one of those folks that you would immediately would think has an Instagram account, but that is probably why it makes his feed so special. The former Mariners star has been on Instagram since the middle of October, and FTW spotted the goodness first.  Here is a sampling of the goods, including a few incredible throwbacks.  You can check out his full account...
Via Next Impulse Sports
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

The ghost of Ken Griffey Jr. still haunts the Mariners organization

Haunted Northwest House? Yankee Stadium was often called the house that Ruth built due to the fact that his popularity generated enough cash flow to build a new field. He is still regarded as one of the greatest baseball players of all time, and when the New York stadium was built it was tailored to his hitting style. (Of course now the Yankees are in the house that Steinbrenner...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Griffey's son to play football for Wildcats

Rich Rodriguez has landed a big-name recruit for the Arizona Wildcats. Trey Griffey, the oldest child of future Hall of Fame center fielder Ken Griffey Jr., has given a commitment to play football at the University of Arizona. His decision was first reported by the Orlando Sentinel. Griffey, a 6-foot-2, 185-pound wide receiver from Dr. Phillips High School in Orlando, made a visit...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
January 24, 2012  |  Discuss
THE KID'S KID

Griffey Jr's son commits to Arizona

Trey Griffey announced on Monday night that he'll be catching passes at the University of Arizona in the fall. 

Via Beer Mug Sports
January 24, 2012  |  Discuss
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