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Slate
Aaron Judge Could Be the Face of Baseball, but He’s Not the Hero the Sport Needs Right Nowwe expect from a baseball player. And so far, nothing we don’t. Twenty years a
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
we expect from a baseball player. And so far, nothing we don’t. Twenty years ago, the most famous player in baseball was Ken Griffey Jr., the smooth-swinging, smiling kid from Seattle who wore his shirt untucked and his hat backward. It’s easy... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in Historystreets, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
streets, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead of the Democratic National Convention. Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. British rider Chris... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 24, 2017streets, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
streets, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead of the Democratic National Convention. Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. British rider Chris... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
JULY 24streets, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
streets, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead of the Democratic National Convention. Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. British rider Chris... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Here Are Center Fielders Jackie Bradley Jr. Idolized Growing UpWhen he was growing up, Bradley idolized Ken Griffey Jr., Torii Hunter and Jim
New England Sports Network / Posted 4 days ago
When he was growing up, Bradley idolized Ken Griffey Jr., Torii Hunter and Jim Edmonds, and he’s filled the giant shoes they left by becoming the game’s next great defensive center fielder.To hear Bradley discuss his idols, check out the video above... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
21 fun things we learned at Smashfest VIanticipating one for a long time and saving up and going to the convenience sto
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
anticipating one for a long time and saving up and going to the convenience store to get a pack and try to get it: the Ken Griffey Jr. rookie card,” he says. “Ironically, it wasn’t a hockey guy, but there was so much buzz around that card. I... Read more
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SportingNews
Felix Hernandez looks like a future Hall of Famer — but it will be closefive years before. He’d have a shot at 25 wins on the Mariners’ 116-win team in
SportingNews / Posted 6 days ago
five years before. He’d have a shot at 25 wins on the Mariners’ 116-win team in 2001. Imagine what Hernandez would do with Ken Griffey Jr., Alex Rodriguez and Edgar Martinez on ‘90s-era Mariners juggernauts. The Kingdome might boost Hernandez’s... Read more
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SportingNews
Ultimate fantasy baseball: Adding movie ballplayers to real MLB contendershit the nastiest of left handed pitchers by almost taking Randy Johnson deep, o
SportingNews / Posted 6 days ago
hit the nastiest of left handed pitchers by almost taking Randy Johnson deep, only to be robbed by an amazing catch from Ken Griffey Jr. He might be the piece that puts an already dangerous Yankees lineup over the top. Clu Haywood from "Major... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Baseball All-Star MVP takes Home a CorvetteColorado ZR2. This is Cano’s first All-Star MVP award and the third Seattle Ma
Wheels.ca / Posted 9 days ago
Colorado ZR2. This is Cano’s first All-Star MVP award and the third Seattle Mariners player, joining Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. (1992) and Ichiro Suzuki (2007). His solo home run at the top of the tenth inning proved to be the... Read more
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ajc.com
LEADOFF: Cranes gone and turf coming at Mercedes-Benz Stadiumvs. Florida State on Sept. 2 and Georgia Tech vs. Tennessee on Sept. 4). Rave
ajc.com / Posted 9 days ago
vs. Florida State on Sept. 2 and Georgia Tech vs. Tennessee on Sept. 4). Rave reviews — i.e., comparisons to Andruw Jones, Hanley Ramirez and Ken Griffey Jr. — greeted Braves prospect Ronald Acuna at Triple-A. See Carroll Rogers Walton’s story h... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Cody Bellinger becomes first Dodgers rookie to hit for the cycle in 7-1 win over Marlinsonly three times in 2016, only four times in 2017 before Saturday. Barry Bonds
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
only three times in 2016, only four times in 2017 before Saturday. Barry Bonds never did it. Neither did Hank Aaron, nor Ken Griffey, Jr., nor Babe Ruth. The Dodgers have played 60 seasons since moving to Los Angeles. Across those six decades,... Read more
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The Providence Journal
No matter how you add it up, Sandoval was a flopwho was worth $150 million of the $160 million Boston signed him for, falling s
The Providence Journal / Posted 11 days ago
who was worth $150 million of the $160 million Boston signed him for, falling short because of his defensive flaws, and Ken Griffey Jr. in Cincinnati. After his designation Friday, Sandoval ranks 76th on the list, with Boston having paid $95... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Why didn’t star-studded Mariners from 1995-2001 reach World Series?There aren’t many 40-year-old franchises that could claim such star power — two
The Seattle Times / Posted 12 days ago
There aren’t many 40-year-old franchises that could claim such star power — two enshrined Hall of Famers (Ken Griffey Jr. and Randy Johnson), one should-be Hall of Famer (Edgar Martinez), one surefire future Hall of Famer (Ichiro), one Hall of Fame... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
104-old Mariners fan wants to give manager ‘some pointers’League team, before becoming a Major League team in 1969. She says games used t
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 12 days ago
League team, before becoming a Major League team in 1969. She says games used to cost a quarter or 50 cents. Hardin says Ken Griffey, Jr. was her all-time favorite Mariner but she really liked Edgar Martinez and “respected” how Ichiro Suzuki... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Best trash talkers, McGregor-Mayweather, MLB all-star break questions, the week's Rushmores, hate mailJim Furyk, who ages 20 years when he removes his hat after a round.) Rushmore
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
Jim Furyk, who ages 20 years when he removes his hat after a round.) Rushmore of best modern-day (post 1980): Barry Bonds, Ken Griffey Jr., Tony Gwynn and and this is where it gets sticky. You could have Ichiro here. Or Manny Ramirez. Or Vlad... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Top 40 greatest players in Seattle Mariners history: The top 10first full season in Seattle. Where he is now: Hitting coach for your Seattle
The Seattle Times / Posted 14 days ago
first full season in Seattle. Where he is now: Hitting coach for your Seattle Mariners. (Jamie Squire / Getty Images)1. Ken Griffey Jr. Years as a Mariner: 1989-99, 2009-10 Why he’s on the list: Reasons? You really need reasons? Well it’s not... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Top 40 greatest players in Seattle Mariners history: Nos. 20 through 11season. That stretch was also a part of a string of reaching base 11 straight t
The Seattle Times / Posted 15 days ago
season. That stretch was also a part of a string of reaching base 11 straight times, tied for best in team history with Ken Griffey Jr. Where he is now: Was working as analyst with ESPN until being laid off in April. (Rod Mar / The Seattle... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Opinion Time: Who is the face of baseball?Sano to take the crown. His rookie pace is just shy of 60 home runs and he’s o
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Sano to take the crown. His rookie pace is just shy of 60 home runs and he’s one of three players — Mark McGwire and Ken Griffey Jr. are the others — to lead the league in home runs during the first half of the season and win the home run... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Count it: Robinson Cano’s homer in 10th decides Allin front of an energized crowd — in this case, 37,188 at Marlins Park — and mil
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
in front of an energized crowd — in this case, 37,188 at Marlins Park — and millions in TV land. “As a kid, you watch (Ken) Griffey and all those guys that come to the All-Star Game and win an MVP,” said Cano. “You want to get that... Read more
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Calgary Sun
American League takes All-Star Game 2-1 with Robinson Cano 10th inning blastfor the World Series. Cano became just the third Mariners player to be named a
Calgary Sun / Posted 15 days ago
for the World Series. Cano became just the third Mariners player to be named all star game MVP joining Ichiro (2007) and Ken Griffey Jr. (1992.) With his best days behind him, Cano was third on the AL depth chart at second base and was a late... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Top 40 greatest players in Seattle Mariners history: Nos. 30 through 21the team’s top 10 list and his slugging percentage of .550 would be third-best
The Seattle Times / Posted 15 days ago
the team’s top 10 list and his slugging percentage of .550 would be third-best in team history behind Alex Rodriguez and Ken Griffey Jr. Key stat: Had 51 home runs as a Mariner at Safeco Field as of July 7, seventh-most in team history and with... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Major League Baseball will prevail, but could pick up the pacethey can approach the national appeal of athletes like LeBron James, Steph Curr
The Seattle Times / Posted 15 days ago
they can approach the national appeal of athletes like LeBron James, Steph Curry and Tom Brady. This is an old lament. Ken Griffey Jr. – perhaps the last breakout baseball persona – used to complain all the time that baseball did a lousy job of... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
All-Star Game MVPsNL 1995 -- Jeff Conine, Florida, NL 1994 -- Fred McGriff, Atlanta, NL 1993 -
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 16 days ago
NL 1995 -- Jeff Conine, Florida, NL 1994 -- Fred McGriff, Atlanta, NL 1993 -- Kirby Puckett, Minnesota, AL 1992 -- Ken Griffey Jr., Seattle, AL 1991 -- Cal Ripken Jr., Baltimore, AL 1990 -- Julio Franco, Texas, AL 1989 -- Bo Jackson,... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Aaron Judge Unleashes At The 2017 Home Run Derbyput on last night.” Judge keeps adding to his rookie résumé. He joined Mark Mc
CBS Baltimore / Posted 16 days ago
put on last night.” Judge keeps adding to his rookie résumé. He joined Mark McGwire of the 1992 Oakland Athletics and Ken Griffey Jr. of the 1994 Seattle Mariners as the third player to be leading the majors in homers at the All-Star break and... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
MLB looks to Harper, Trout and Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Judge cruises to Home Run Derby championshipMiguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Ma
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 days ago
Miguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Mark McGwire of the 1992 Oakland Athletics and Ken Griffey Jr. of the 1994 Seattle Mariners as the only players to lead the majors in homers at the All-Star break and win a... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Judge cruises to Home Run Derby championshipMiguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Ma
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 16 days ago
Miguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Mark McGwire of the 1992 Oakland Athletics and Ken Griffey Jr. of the 1994 Seattle Mariners as the only players to lead the majors in homers at the All-Star break and win a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Judge cruises to Home Run Derby championshipMiguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Ma
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 days ago
Miguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Mark McGwire of the 1992 Oakland Athletics and Ken Griffey Jr. of the 1994 Seattle Mariners as the only players to lead the majors in homers at the All-Star break and win a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Judge cruises to Home Run Derby championshipMiguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Ma
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 16 days ago
Miguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Mark McGwire of the 1992 Oakland Athletics and Ken Griffey Jr. of the 1994 Seattle Mariners as the only players to lead the majors in homers at the All-Star break and win a... Read more
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News 8000
Judge cruises to Home Run Derby championshipMiguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Ma
News 8000 / Posted 16 days ago
Miguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Mark McGwire of the 1992 Oakland Athletics and Ken Griffey Jr. of the 1994 Seattle Mariners as the only players to lead the majors in homers at the All-Star break and win a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Judge cruises to Home Run Derby championshipMiguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Ma
KECI Missoula / Posted 16 days ago
Miguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Mark McGwire of the 1992 Oakland Athletics and Ken Griffey Jr. of the 1994 Seattle Mariners as the only players to lead the majors in homers at the All-Star break and win a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Judge cruises to Home Run Derby championshipMiguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Ma
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
Miguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Mark McGwire of the 1992 Oakland Athletics and Ken Griffey Jr. of the 1994 Seattle Mariners as the only players to lead the majors in homers at the All-Star break and win a... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Judge cruises to Home Run Derby championshipMiguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Ma
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
Miguel Sano. Judge easily passed all of them. ESPN reports that Judge joins Mark McGwire of the 1992 Oakland Athletics and Ken Griffey Jr. of the 1994 Seattle Mariners as the only players to lead the majors in homers at the All-Star break and win a... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Trey Griffey clears waivers after release by ColtsWide receiver Trey Griffey – the son of Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder Ken Gr
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 16 days ago
Wide receiver Trey Griffey – the son of Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder Ken Griffey Jr. – cleared waivers and became a free agent on Monday following his release by the Indianapolis Colts last week. Griffey had been on the Colts injured reserve... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Aaron Judge outslugs Miguel Sano to win Home Run DerbyReds 3B Todd Frazier at the Great American Ball Park in 2015. ... The only hitt
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Reds 3B Todd Frazier at the Great American Ball Park in 2015. ... The only hitters to repeat as champs since the Derby started in 1985 were Seattle Mariners CF Ken Griffey Jr. in 1998 and 1999 and Oakland A's LF Yoenis Cespedes in 2013... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Baseball looks for ways to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Baseball looks for ways to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
The Oakland Press / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
MLB looking to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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NBC San Diego
To Tank Or Not To TankI know there is a caveat to the whole draft and international signing thing. I’
NBC San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
I know there is a caveat to the whole draft and international signing thing. I’ve touted it myself many times. For every Ken Griffey Jr. there is a Matt Bush (both #1 overall picks). You can find a Cy Young Award winner with the 7th overall pick... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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FOX Business
MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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FOX Business
MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
WSMV Nashville / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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Connecticut Post
MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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KTVN Reno
MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fanssell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes.
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
sell basketball sneakers, tennis equipment and golf gear than baseball spikes. Trout became the first baseball player since Ken Griffey Jr. to have his own signature cleat. In the same period, Nike has had 21 signature NBA players, and Bryant is... Read more
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