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ShotGunShep Frankfurter Since: 20.2.03 Since last post: 2217 days Last activity: 2104 days # 1 Posted on 18.7.03 0118.51 http://espn.go.com/mlb/news/2003/0717/1582320.html Wow, that's all I gotta say. Last week I thought things were starting to turn around. I really hope he keeps his head up and never forgets how much of an impact he has had and can still have... Promote this thread!
Big Bad Scrapple Since: 4.1.02 From: Dorchester, Ontario Since last post: 14 hours Last activity: 3 hours # 2 Posted on 18.7.03 0202.22 | Instant Rating: 5.54 I think it's time to safely consider Junior Griffey as a non-Hall of Famer. Over 1750 posts and still never a Wiener of the Day! But I'm not bitter!
J.T. Dutch Pickled pork Since: 3.1.02 From: SoCal 4 Life Since last post: 2352 days Last activity: 612 days
Y!: # 3 Posted on 18.7.03 0452.30
Originally posted by Big Bad I think it's time to safely consider Junior Griffey as a non-Hall of Famer. ... I remember buying an ESPN Baseball preview mag in '96 where they said we would be calling this particular time period "The Griffey Era" in Baseball. Now, I know full well the hyperbolic tendencies of ESPN, but at the time, I didn't know of anyone who disagreed with that proclamation. It's been an unbelievable turn of events for Ken since he left Seattle. "Or F*ckin' Bevacqua, who couldn't hit water if he fell out of a F*ckin' boat." -- Tommy Lasorda (for Guru Zim!) J.T. Dutch
Grimis Scrapple Since: 11.7.02 From: MD Since last post: 949 days Last activity: 746 days # 4 Posted on 18.7.03 0607.29 | Instant Rating: 7.29 Somethings just stop being surprising at some point.... I still think he's got a shot at the Hall. He'll get to 500 homers(eventually) which may be enough to get him in. Bringing up 1996, I swore he was going to hit 800 homers at the time... "Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch. Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the vote." - Ben Franklin, 1759
Doc_whiskey Frankfurter Since: 6.8.02 From: St. Louis Since last post: 79 days Last activity: 23 days
AIM: # 5 Posted on 18.7.03 0752.45
"Junior Griffey out for the season..." And in other news, the sky is blue, ice is cold, and the desert is really dry. So I pranked him...to death.....with a tire iron!
Don't the Cards risk losing him by sending him to the minors? He doesn't have options left, if I am not mistaken, and would have to clear waivers.
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