George Kenneth Griffey Jr. (Junior, The Kid or The Natural)
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 195 lb.
Born: November 21, 1969 in Donora, PA
High School: Archbishop Moeller HS (Cincinnati, OH)
Drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 1987 amateur draft. (All Transactions)
Debut: April 3, 1989 (Age 19.133, 13,181st in MLB history) vs. OAK 3 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1989 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Mariners/Reds/WhiteSox 1989-2010
Agents: Brian Goldberg, previously: Eric Goldschmidt [*]
Last Game: May 31, 2010 (Age 40.191) vs. MIN 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 2016 (437/440 ballots).
Relatives: Son of Ken Griffey
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