- Notes, quotes and things picked up on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between and beyond. The Ken Griffey family are fighters and winners. Ken Griffey, Sr. and his Hall of Fame son, Ken Griffey, Jr. found out within days both his mother and father had cancer. Nothing was any more heart breaking than that. Ken, Sr. told his son he had to talk to him. “Your mom (Birdie) has colon cancer.” Jr. got up the next and called his mom. She asked did your dad tell you what was wrong with him? Griffey, Jr., answered. “No. Birdie’s turn. He has prostate cancer.”
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