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Thome remains mum on his chances of catching Griffey Jr. on home run list

Thome remains mum on his chances of catching Griffey Jr. on home run list

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. On Friday, the 41-year-old Thome hit his 610th career homer, putting him in seventh place all-time. He followed with No. 611 on Saturday and almost had another Sunday. "When you start playing you don't think of [milestones]. You just keep playing," said Thome, who was traded to the Orioles on June 30. "It is very humbling. … But ultimately it is about winning right now. The home runs are nice, no...

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