| May 16, 2009
Mariners fans were delighted at Seattle's Nike Town today when Ken Griffey Junior walked onto the stage and talked about coming home -- at a special "Welcome Back" ceremony for him.
Fans lined up all the way around the block to get in -- for a chance...
| 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...
| Dec 18, 2009
There are only two people from whom Milton Bradley has ever wanted to get an autograph.
He's about to play with one of them.
"Some of the things that happen in your life and as a baseball player are kind of surreal to you. To play with Ken Griffey is...
| Jan 28, 2010
| 4:27 PM
Ken Griffey Jr. is ready to go for spring training.
Griffey had surgery on his left knee in October. Seattle Mariners trainer Rick Griffin says Griffey is "better now than he was at any time last year."
Griffin spent a few days with Griffey at his...
| Feb 22, 2010
| 11:05 PM
The dugout tantrum. The confrontations with umpires. The run-ins with fans and media members. That was not the Milton Bradley on display Monday at the Seattle Mariners' spring training complex.
Bradley was greeted warmly by new teammates, including a...
| Sep 20, 2009
When he was younger, Ken Griffey Jr. put a higher premium on beating the New York Yankees.
Even now at 39, Griffey still has a little something left for them.
Griffey homered and drove in a season-high four runs Sunday, putting the Yankees' playoff...
| Sep 30, 2009
Ken Griffey Jr. hit a three-run homer and Brandon Morrow allowed one hit over eight impressive innings, sending the
Seattle Mariners to a 7-0 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night.
Griffey's 629th career home run came in the first...
| Oct 3, 2009
Ken Griffey Jr. is enjoying his strong finish to the season.
Griffey hit his 630th career home run to help the Seattle Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 2-1 Saturday night.
Griffey opened the fourth inning with a line shot over the right-field wall, his...
| 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...