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Griffey, Giambi both deserve it

Alan Grant says Ken Griffey Jr. and Jason Giambi both deserve the Comeback Player of the Year. Each, in his own way, bounced back from a nightmare.

Updated: October 7, 2005, 3:07 PM ET
By Alan Grant | Page 2

I'm not one for awards. A bunch of folks standing around casting votes on something rarely captures the essence of who and what is being voted upon. Take, for example, this year's MLB Most Valuable Player race between Alex Rodriguez and David Ortiz. That's laughable. Yeah, Big Papi's towering shots are impressive and all, but come on -- A-Rod does it all, and he does it all every day. That award isn't even worth discussing.

But the latest Comeback Player of the Year honors given to Ken ...

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