Michael Jordan Junior basketball
We learned yesterday that Ken Griffey Jr. joined up with the Baseball Hall of Fame with a record 99.3 % for the BBWAA vote.
Therefore, yeah, he's kind of an issue.
Back in the summertime of 1993, Junior had been a 23-year-old prodigy playing in the fourth All-Star Game. Michael Jordan, but had been a seven-time NBA scoring champion, three-time MVP and three-time NBA champion, though, and perhaps many popular athlete in the usa.
One was on his solution to becoming a fantastic, while the various other was already an all-timer.
Nonetheless, that did not stop Jordan from searching for Junior for their autograph in the 1993 MLB All-Star Game:
Ah, MJ utilizing the Birmingham Barons get-up. He'd hit .202/.289/.266 with three homers and 30 taken bases (though he had been caught taking 18 times) before realizing he had been better suited keeping house in NBA.
Nevertheless, today's exactly about Ken Griffey Jr. which is a fairly cool movie to demonstrate so how rapidly his celebrity rose in majors. Again, he had been just 23 at the time and it was their fourth All-Star Game.