| Oct 4, 2009
Felix Hernandez finished tied for the major league lead with 19 wins and the Seattle Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 Sunday in a season finale that doubled as a daylong tribute to Ken Griffey Jr.
The 39-year-old Seattle icon finished his one-year...
| Oct 4, 2009
Ken Griffey Jr. thrilled his fans one last time, taking a curtain call after singling in his final at-bat. He wiped away tears that fell from behind sunglasses he had put on in a futile attempt to hide his emotions.
He looked like a bellhop, tipping...
| Oct 26, 2009
The Seattle Mariners say Ken Griffey Jr. has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his left knee to remove a bone spur.
The team says Griffey had the surgery on Monday in Cincinnati and was performed by Dr. Timothy Kremchek. Normal recovery time is four to...
| 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 3, 2010
| 3:04 PM
He brought joy to millions.
Now, we want you to share with us your favorite Ken Griffey, Jr. memory or moment.
Send us your pictures and tell us the story about when you took them, whether it was the first game you took your son or daughter too...
| Jun 4, 2010
| 9:51 PM
Ken Griffey Jr. was driving through the nation's heartland on the second day of his journey away from baseball life and toward his family in Florida. And the Mariners' now-retired slugger felt liberated.
His own father could sense that.
"One thing I...
| Jul 13, 2010
| 12:26 PM
George Steinbrenner, who made his name synonymous with the revival of the New York Yankees as a dominant baseball team and leveraged multiple championships into business ventures that forever changed the economics of the sport, has died. He was 80....
| Jun 17, 2010
| 9:39 AM
CINCINNATI (AP) — Ken Griffey Sr. wasn't entirely surprised when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2006. He knew that it ran in the family, with four uncles succumbing to the disease.
Early detection and surgery saved Griffey's life. Now,...
| Jun 6, 2009
The Seattle Mariners have had their share of one-run games. Some good....some bad.
"They didn't warn me when I took the job there would be this many games this close," Seattle manager Don Wakamatsu joked.
Ken Griffey Jr. drove in Ichiro Suzuki with a...
| Jun 11, 2009
A rain delay was just what young pitcher Garrett Olson needed to calm down in his return to Camden Yards.
Olson gave up two runs before a 27-minute delay, then came out and threw three scoreless for his first win of the season in the Seattle Mariners' 6-...
| Jun 21, 2009
| 10:58 PM
The dream of getting married in a "palace" came true for one Seattle couple 20 years ago Sunday.
Emily Bishton and Conrad Uno married atop the Mariners dugout in The Kingdome, in front of two witnesses, a Justice of the Peace and one video camera....