Boston Red Sox vs Seattle Mariners in Seattle
Seattle Mariners' Ken Griffey Jr. watches the game against the Boston Red Sox' in the fourth inning at SAFECO Field in Seattle May 17, 2009. The Mariners beat the Red Sox 3-2. (UPI Photo/Jim Bryant)
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A Kansas man who began collecting Ken Griffey Jr. baseball cards when he was 11 lost the entire collection to a burglar while he was at the Fiesta Bowl.
A Kansas man said he was devastated when a burglar stole his collection of more than 500 Ken Griffey Jr. baseball cards.
Trey Griffey, the son of baseball great Ken Griffey Jr., has committed to play football at the University of Arizona, The Arizona Republic reported Tuesday.
Major League Baseball Monday honored 13-time all-star outfielder Ken Griffey Jr. with a Commissioner's Historic Achievement Award.
Top vote-getter Jose Bautista of Toronto and National League No. 1 Ryan Braun of Milwaukee headed the list of All-Star Game starters released Sunday.
Burglars broke into the Washington state home of Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Kyle Kendrick and stole his World Series ring, police said.
Seattle Mariners outfielder and likely future Hall of Fame member Ken Griffey Jr. has retired from baseball, the team said Wednesday.
A drive to the wall by Ken Griffey Jr. finished off a three-run rally in the ninth inning Thursday and gave the Seattle Mariners a 4-3 victory over Toronto.
Seattle Mariners outfielder Ken Griffey Jr. denied a published report that he was asleep in the clubhouse when needed as a pinch-hitter.
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