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  • MLB draft: Pirates select Gerrit Cole with first pick

     
    Alex Rodriguez … Joe Mauer … Stephen Strasburg … GERRIT COLE. Less than 24 hours after his college season ended abruptly, UCLA pitcher Gerrit Cole has moved on to the pros, in grand style. Cole joined the likes of Rodriguez......
  • Thome didn't miss a chance to credit Manuel

     
    Twins DH Jim Thome has crossed paths with hundreds of people in the baseball world throughout his 21-year major league career. Only one, though, was worthy of being mentioned after he hit his 600th career home run Monday against the......
  • Day 2 of Ultimate Road Trip: Cincinnati will be tough to beat

     
    As a Cardinals fan I am supposed to hate the Reds. It's one of the best rivalries in baseball at the moment and that brawl they had last year was one of the worst in recent MLB history. But visiting Cincinnati on Friday, my first time ever in the Queen...
  • Bill Plaschke: Kindness backstopped Jim Thome's run to 600 homers

     
    Jim Thome: Kindness, integrity backstopped Jim Thome's run to 600 homers...
  • Trey Griffey looks up to Detroit Lions’ receiver Calvin Johnson

     
      You would think it was a given. Ask Ken Griffey Jr.'s son who his favorite athlete is and you would have to figure Trey Griffey would put down his father. So it's an obvious choice, right? After all, his dad is known as one of the best power-hitters...
  • Wakamatsu Thanks Fans, Organization After Firing

    Wakamatsu Thanks Fans, Organization After Firing
    Less than two years ago, new general manager Jack Zduriencik called his hiring of Don Wakamatsu "the crown jewel" of his Mariners' remodelling. He got rid of the jewel Monday. Zduriencik fired his first big Seattle hire a week after he had proclaimed...
  • Mariners End Season with 101 Loses

    Mariners End Season with 101 Loses
    At the end of his second 101-loss season in three years, Ichiro Suzuki summed up a miserable summer of Seattle baseball. "I don't think anyone could have imagined this," he said through an interpreter. "I think it's stupid to imagine this." While the...
  • Reader Q&A: Mark Gonzales' White Sox mailbag

    Reader Q&A: Mark Gonzales' White Sox mailbag
    In regards to trade deadline -- I'm NOT for the White Sox adding Adam Dunn. I've enjoyed their transformation away from the plodding strikeout-prone slugger ( Jim Thome), and Dunn is a step backwards. Is it possible that the Sox extra bat in the second...
  • Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez approaching 2 weeks in his quest for 600 career homers

    Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez approaching 2 weeks in his quest for 600 career homers
    The numbers on the specially marked balls for Alex Rodriguez's at-bats must be getting up there — perhaps, uhm, close to say 600. The Yankees slugger's quest — and by now it is one — for membership in the exclusive 600-homer club...
  • Quiet WR Trey Griffey gets aggressive at Dr. Phillips

    Quiet WR Trey Griffey gets aggressive at Dr. Phillips
    Trey Griffey is a rather low-key person. So it's not a big surprise that his college football scholarship offer list has quietly grown over the past few months. He came out of spring practice with three offers, his first coming from Florida...
  • Ken Griffey Jr. Returns To Mariners Spring Training

    Ken Griffey Jr. Returns To Mariners Spring Training
    Ken Griffey Junior returned to the Mariners as a special consultant Tuesday, but not before addressing why he left the team unexpectedly last season. Griffey said that he left the team because he felt like he was a distraction and that he was scared...