Congratulations to Ken Griffey Jr, announced today to the Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility with over 99% of the vote! He is the first player to go into the Hall of Fame in a Mariners uniform!
Ken Griffey, Jr.’s near-unanimous (he missed it by three votes!) selection the Hall of Fame makes today a big day for Seattle baseball fans AND ALSO HUMAN BEINGS WITH HEARTS AND SOULS so here are a bunch of Griffey gifs to celebrate.
The roof is on fire! by Marcus Klotz Via Flickr: Brendan Ramsey and I had a long day of shooting. We hit ella for sunrise and trekked out to Denny Creek for the afternoon. Our climax was one hell of a sunset at Jose Rizal park. The colors were surreal.
Merchant mariners played a critical role in World War II by carrying supplies, weapons, and troops from the United States to support American forces abroad. This December the Museum will open a long awaited exhibit honoring their often forgotten contribution to the war effort.
Learn more about the Merchant
Marine efforts in the Ralph E. Crump, LTJG, USNR, US Merchant Marine Gallery
opening this December 12.
Image: Gift In Memory “Ham” Hamilton, from the collection of The National WWII Museum.