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Ken Griffey Jr.

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21 Things That Have Happened Since The Last Back-to-Back Home Run Derby Champion

With 15 years between back to back champions, lots of things have happened in the sporting world during that time. With that being said, here is a look at 21 things that have happened since we last had a back-to-back Home Run Derby champion.

07/16/2014

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M’s To Induct Piniella Into Team Hall Of Fame

The Seattle Mariners will induct former manager Lou Piniella into the team Hall of Fame on Aug. 9.

CBS Seattle–01/23/2014

Zduriencik, Cano, and McClendon pose for a photo as Cano is introduced to the media (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Thiel: Mariners Bet Their Universe On Cano

The Mariners actually did it — something Howard Lincoln, baseball experts and many Mariners fans say they shouldn’t. But really, what do they have to lose?

1090 The Fan–12/16/2013

Former Mariners great, Ken Griffey Jr. waves to the crowd as he is introduced during a ceremony inducting him into the Seattle Mariners Hall of Fame.   (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Emotional Griffey Honored By Seattle Mariners

Ken Griffey Jr. kept telling stories, continued to acknowledge his appreciation to the fans and reminisced about his career, even as the scheduled game time came and went.

1090 The Fan–08/12/2013

Ken griffey Jr. pictured in 1990 (Ken Levine /Allsport/Getty Images)

‘The Kid’ To Be Inducted Into M’s Hall Of Fame

The Mariners announced Tuesday that Ken Griffey Jr. will become the seventh member inducted by the team. His ceremony will take place on Aug. 10 before the Mariners host the Milwaukee Brewers.

1090 The Fan–01/23/2013

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