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5 Facts You Should Know About Junior’s Dad

Contributed by Richard Cuicchi

During the first week of the year, Ken Griffey Jr.’s election to the Baseball Hall of Fame was the top baseball story. 519 more words

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Mike Piazza and Ken Griffey Jr. were great testaments to their fathers

This year’s  Hall of Fame induction this year might be better described as Farthers day. Mike Piazza’s Dad Vince and Junior’s Dad Ken Griffey Sr . 628 more words

My Modest Reform for the Baseball Hall of Fame Voting

There is no Hall of Fame more revered, more controversial than the baseball HOF.  Every year, fans debate passionately who belongs and who doesn’t, citing stats, perception, and more emotion than the climax of a Nicholas Sparks movie.   473 more words

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First rounder, and a sixty-second rounder

The 2016 Hall of Fame inductees were announced last night, and neither name was a surprise. The legendary centerfielder Ken Griffey Jr. and slugging catcher… 265 more words

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Griffey, Jr. and Piazza Enter the Hall of Fame

The 2016 Hall of Fame Class has been decided: 13-time All-Star Ken Griffey, Jr. and 12-time All-Star Mike Piazza have been added to the Hall’s elite group of baseball legends.  380 more words

Ken Griffey, Jr. And Mike Piazza Are Elected To The Baseball Hall Of Fame

The Baseball Hall of Fame has announced its class of 2016 inductees this afternoon, and, to the surprise of no one, Ken Griffey, Jr. led the pack with a whopping 99.3% of the vote, the highest percentage ever. 413 more words

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Ken Griffey Jr. elected to Hall of Fame in record vote

The former Red received 437 of 440 votes. That’s more than 99 percent, a record. No word yet on who the three dissenters were.

Congrats Junior!

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