TITLE

Fans pick Griffey as top All-Star

PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Jet;07/20/98, Vol. 94 Issue 8, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Seattle Mariners baseball player Ken Griffey Junior, was elected to his ninth-consecutive All-Star game. Information on Griffey; Career achievements of Griffey.
ACCESSION #
872586

 

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