TITLE

Runs, Please

AUTHOR(S)
Sheehan, Joe
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;5/10/2010, Vol. 112 Issue 20, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the lack of offense by the Seattle Mariners baseball team in the early stages of the 2010 season, focusing on the poor performance of designated hitter Ken Griffey Jr.
ACCESSION #
50258476

 

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