What makes Ken Griffey, Jr. a Super Sports Star? Ken Griffey, Jr. plays center field for the Cincinnati Reds in the National League of Major League Baseball. Griffey works very hard in the field and at bat. He has won many Gold Glove awards and has hit over 470 career home runs. Ken Griffey, Jr. has shown he is a star.
About the Author
Sports historian Stew Thornley has written more than forty books. His first book, On to Nicollet: The Glory and Fame of the Minneapolis Millers, was a finalist in the 1988 Minnesota Book Awards and earned him a national research award sponsored by the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) and Macmillan Publishing Company. Thornley is an official scorer for Minnesota Twins home games for Major League Baseball and for the National Basketball Association for Minnesota Timberwolves games.
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|1||Coming Back With a Big Hit||7|
|4||A Mighty Mariner||25|
|5||Becoming the Best||33|
|Where to Write||44|
|Words to Know||45|
|Reading About and Internet Addresses||47|