| Sep 30, 2011
| 4:16 PM
Give Joe Labon a vehicle — a Ferrari or a Mercedes-Benz passenger van or even an old Chevy Caprice — and he'll find a way to soup it up, trick it out or simply make it more fun to drive.
He loves cars. Always has. When he was 15 years old,...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:24 AM
This is the transcript, as provided by Major League Baseball, of the press conference Sunday in which Ken Griffey Jr. was given the Commissioner's Historic Achievement Award in Arlington, Texas, before Game 4 of the World Series.
Harold Reynolds, who was...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:27 AM
Orlando resident and future Baseball Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr., was honored as the 12th recipient of the Commissioner’s Historic Achievement Award on Sunday night prior to Game 4 of the World Series in Arlington, Texas.
Griffey Jr., who...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 8:19 AM
When you think about baseball in the 1990s, names like Ken Griffey Jr. and Cal Ripken come to mind. Yet, there were so many classic, run of the mill, and mediocre ballplayers in that time as well. Here are some of the most average to grace professional...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 5:05 PM
CLEVELAND — Orioles designated hitter Jim Thome hasn't decided how much longer he wants to play, but he has a legitimate chance to catch an old teammate and friend on one of the most noteworthy lists in baseball history if he sticks around a little....
| Jun 2, 2010
| 9:29 PM
"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....
| Jun 2, 2010
| 9:21 PM
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...
| Apr 30, 2009
Carlos Quentin, Jermaine Dye and A.J. Pierzynski all showed signs of coming out of their slumps.
Quentin and Dye hit consecutive home runs in the seventh inning, and Pierzynski also homered Wednesday to lead the Chicago White Sox over the Seattle...
| May 27, 2009
Russell Branyan's go-ahead two-run home run in the sixth inning and Erik Bedard's pitching were the keys to victory for Seattle as the Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 6-1 on Wednesday to avoid a sweep.
Bedard (3-2) and A's rookie Trevor Cahill (2-5)...
| May 29, 2009
The Mariners Jason Vargas had another impressive outing.
Vargas (2-0) allowed two runs and four hits in his fourth start as the Mariners beat the Angels 5-2. Vargas was inserted into the rotation on May 12 because of an injury to Carlos Silva. In 24...
| May 4, 2009
| 3:06 PM
The Seattle Storm today re-signed two-time WNBA MVP Lauren Jackson for the 2009 season, Storm Head Coach and Director of Player Personnel Brian Agler announced. Per team policy, terms of Jackson's new contract were not disclosed.
"Lauren is a key to...