Ken Griffey, Sr. had a great career in the Majors. He played mostly for the Cincinnati Reds and won two World Series titles and an All-Star MVP. He also got to play with his son Ken Griffey Jr. In 1990 the played together for the Seattle Mariners. They made history by becoming the first father and son combination to hit back to back home runs.
Ken Griffey, Sr. recently had his book “Big Red: Baseball, Fatherhood, and My Life in the Big Red Machine” hit store shelves and is also available as an e-reader. This book is a great read no matter if you are a sports fan or not. His book chronicles him growing up, playing baseball, and the life lessons he learned along the way. You get to hear the two-time World Series champion’s take on baseball, fatherhood, and life.