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The most beloved players in the past 20 years

Ken Griffey Jr. is receiving a hero's welcome in Seattle this weekend. Here are 12 other players from the past two decades equally as adored. Story

Updated: June 22, 2007, 3:27 PM ET
By Jim Caple | Page 2

How much did Ken Griffey Jr. mean to Seattle? So much that his return this weekend is a sellout and an expected lovefest, even though he arranged to have himself traded out of town seven years ago.

Here are a dozen other players from the past two decades who were/are beloved by their team's fans:

Cal Ripken Jr., Orioles: There is nothing worse for a fan than to travel a long distance and shell out hard-earned money for a ticket to see your favorite player, only to find out he ...

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