Ken Griffey Sr

September 1990
U.S. News & World Report;9/17/90, Vol. 109 Issue 11, p14
Discusses the outfielding of Ken Griffey Sr., and his son Ken Griffey Jr., who play for the Seattle Mariners, the first father-and-son team ever to play together on a major-league baseball team.


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