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Source: Griffey agrees to 1-year deal with M's

Ken Griffey Jr. has agreed to a one-year contract with the Seattle Mariners, according to a major-league source.

NFL midseason report card: NFC grades

The season began with so much hope, but the Packers haven't made the grade.

NFL midseason report card: NFC grades

The season began with so much hope, but the Packers haven't made the grade.

Quinn back at QB for struggling Browns

Brady Quinn is getting his second chance at starting. Quinn, benched just 10 quarters into the season for Derek Anderson, will start Monday night's game against the Baltimore Ravens. Browns coach Eric Mangini has decided to go back to Quinn after A

Zambrano's mom rescued in Venezuela kidnapping

Venezuela's justice minister says the mother of former major league pitcher Victor Zambrano has been rescued. Tareck El Aissami says federal police rescued an unharmed Elizabeth Mendez Zambrano on Tuesday in the central state of Aragua.

Latest from the G.M. meetings

To fill them, Mets G.M. Omar Minaya will chase every big name available. Will he get any of them?