Random Video: Little Kid has Good Bat-Flip


I found the above randomly on YouTube. I give the bat-flip a solid 8 out of 10.

VIDEO WEEK: Michael Jordan asks Ken Griffey Jr. for an autograph

It’s VIDEO WEEK on the Baseball Continuum!

In 1994, then-baseball player Michael Jordan visited the All-Star Game. It provided us with two indelible images:

1) Confirmation that Cal Ripken Jr. was nearly as tall as Michael Jordan (going by listed heights, he was only two inches shorter than MJ).

2) Confirmation that Ken Griffey Jr. was such a big star that even the most famous athlete in the world would go out of his way to get his autograph.

Greg Maddux as a Minor Leaguer… VIDEOS

Thanks Youtube! While looking up “Greg Maddux“, I found video of him as a 19-year-old in 1985 with the Peoria Chiefs. THREE VIDEOS OF IT, to be exact.

So, while I haven’t watched these yet, here are all three, for your viewing pleasure:

Part 1:

Part 2:

Part 3: