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  • Ken Griffey Jr. watches son Trey grow into football star

    Ken Griffey Jr. watches son Trey grow into football star
    When Dr. Phillips wide receiver Trey Griffey was scheduling his official visit to the University of Arizona two weeks ago, his mom noticed he would be missing half a day of school that Friday. "We let him set those up," his father, Ken Griffey Jr.,...
  • Introduction to The Sun's newest Orioles reporter

    Your new Orioles beat writer has been connected to this franchise a long time -- almost since birth. Had the Yankees not beaten the Orioles for the AL East title in 1976, I would have been named after Orioles rookie outfielder Andres Mora. Instead, I was...
  • Friday Night Lights: Marcell Harris battles old friend Trey Griffey

    Friday Night Lights: Marcell Harris battles old friend Trey Griffey
    For a good part Florida’s Friday Night Lights event in Gainesville, all eyes seemed to be on one dread-headed, talented athlete with a huge smile on his face. The smile of Marcell Harris, during UF’s annual rites of summer when high school...
  • Former Mariners GM Pat Gillick inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

    Former Mariners GM Pat Gillick inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame
    Sunday afternoon, in Cooperstown, New York, the National Baseball Hall of Fame will welcome its three newest members. There's a skilled offensive and defensive second baseman who finished his career with nearly 3,000 hits. There's a top-of-the-line...
  • Mariners Win Behind Ackley, Beavan

    Mariners Win Behind Ackley, Beavan
    Some in the Mariners organization compare rookie Blake Beavan to the just-traded Doug Fister, as both are 6-foot-8 right-handers who rely more on excellent command than raw power. But Beavan had something Fister rarely enjoyed Monday, some welcome run...
  • Baseball diplomacy: Ripken hosts Japanese teens

    Baseball diplomacy: Ripken hosts Japanese teens
    Thinking backon his efforts as an ambassador of baseball, Cal Ripken Jr. recalled howthe teens he worked with in Nicaragua were so excited it was impossible to corral them into groups, while the kids in China were so reserved it was hard to get them out...
  • Major League Baseball Reacts To Ken Griffey, Jr.'s Retirement

    Major League Baseball Reacts To Ken Griffey, Jr.'s Retirement
    "We were very honored to have a first-ballot Hall of Famer like Ken play for us for nine years. The Griffey family is at the center of baseball tradition in Cincinnati, and Ken and his father gave our organization and Reds fans many wonderful memories....
  • Ken Griffey Jr. Retires After 22 Seasons In Major Leagues

    Ken Griffey Jr. Retires After 22 Seasons In Major Leagues
    All that's left are the memories, highlights, and more highlights. Ken Griffey, Jr. announced his retirement, effective immediately, early Wednesday afternoon, shocking fans, his teammates, and management. The man known as "Junior" retired after 22...
  • Mariners Select Ackley With Second Pick in MLB Draft

    Mariners Select Ackley With Second Pick in MLB Draft
    SEATTLE, Wash. -- The Seattle Mariners selected infielder/outfielder Dustin Ackley from the University of North Carolina with their first selection (2nd overall pick) in the 2009 First-Year Player Draft, Director of Amateur Scouting Tom McNamara announced...
  • Mark Gonzales' White Sox mailbag

    Here's my problem with Konerko -- he doesn't try anything different. Same stance, same swing, same result. His bat looks a lot slower. Yet his stance still has the bat angled at 2 o'clock. Why not start with the bat at 12 o'clock to see if that speeds...
  • White Sox can't sweep Tigers again

    White Sox can't sweep Tigers again
    As the White Sox's staff discusses its options to make room for pitcher Jose Contreras on Saturday, another concern is percolating. That's the reliability of a starting rotation that was the Sox's backbone for the first three months of the season....