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Ken Griffey, Jr's Induction Speech [Video]

(Cooperstown, NY) — Seattle’s own Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza of the Yankees are the latest players to be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. 160 more words


Ken Griffey Jr: He's one of our own

This weekend — Sunday at 1:30 p.m., to be precise — Ken Griffey Jr. will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The cap on his plaque won’t have a wishbone-C, but Junior is a Cincinnati legend, and we should all remember him that way. 1,132 more words

Ken Griffey Jr.

Ken Griffey, Jr., Greatness, and the Way Things Were

If you wanted to affirm a belief in heaven, Griffey’s swing was all the evidence you needed. The effortless motion’s provenance was clear. It was archetypal, a natural marriage of grace and power, something rare and intoxicating.

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1996 SPx Baseball Review (John is BACK!)

First off, I’d just like to thank anyone who has been reading this blog though the years. The fact that my reviews still are still gaining views and comments years after they’ve been posted online (especially after a long dormancy years ago), means a lot to me. 511 more words

Box Breaks

Where 42 Meets April 15

Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy fans know it’s the ultimate answer to “life, the universe and everything.”

It’s the day that taxes in the United States are due. 652 more words

Personal Development

Jackie Robinson Day - April 15, 2016

On April 15, 2016 Major League Baseball will be celebrating Jackie Robinson Day.  The day marks the 69th anniversary that “Jackie” broke into the big leagues. 305 more words

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No Love for the Glove: Edmonds No Longer Eligible for the Hall

Lost in Ken Griffey, Jr.’s record breaking vote and the continued debate on steroids, Jim Edmonds fell off the Hall of Fame ballot rather quietly.  474 more words