Ken Griffey Jr.’s emotional Hall of Fame speech makes him more human

Ken Griffey Jr. gives Baseball Hall of Fame induction speech that includes appreciation for the Mariners and ends by turning his hat backwards. (Katie G. Cotterill / The Seattle Times)

Griffey’s heartfelt words to his family were the highlight of his Hall of Fame speech, and sure to be the enduring memory — along with his drop-the-mic finish when he donned a cap, backward.

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