The Painfully Awkward Ken Griffey Jr. Interview Everyone Is Talking About

Ken Griffey Jr. joined ESPN’s Linda Cohn on SportsCenter to discuss Upper Deck’s 25th anniversary and the former legend gave what could be one of the most unenthusiastic interviews we’ve ever seen.

She then called Jr out on Twitter:

Griffey went on Instagram and posted an appology, and personally apologized to Cohn over the phone.

“I want to apologize to Linda for the way things went today. I was in the middle of a cough attack and felt a little ill and didn’t want to walk off the set. Linda has always been professional to me and my family . I’m sorry, Junior @espn @sportcenter @lindacohn”

Then it looked like the hatched was buried: