Ken Griffey Jr.

Ken Griffey Jr. will be inducted into the baseball Hall of Fame along with Mike Piazza, it was announced Wednesday (Jan. 6). The news is extra sweet for 46-year-old Griffey who earned a record-breaking 99 percent of the votes out of more than 400 ballots.

Ken Griffey, Jr. may be a future Hall of Famer and one of the few baseball players who could permeate Hip-Hop culture, but that doesn’t mean he hasn’t been living in struggle since retiring in 2010.

Although the highlight of baseball last night may have been Jim Joyce’s attempt to take a young pitcher’s heart out of his chest and destroy it by blowing a call on the last out, which would have given Armando Galarraga a perfect game. A part of my heart has been destroyed as well, as one […]