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ESPN is reporting that Ken Griffey Jr. is set to return to the Seattle Mariners.  “He’s coming home. … I can’t begin to tell you how ecstatic we are. He is, too,” Seattle general manager Jack Zduriencik confirmed on Wednesday night.  It’s great to see him return to the place where he got his start.  Coming off the past few days where that “other” guy who was big for Mariners continues to prove how fucking awful he is, it’s nice to hear great news about a guy who is nothing but class and integrity.  He might not be the player he used to be, but I’m still stoked for his return.  Growing up, Ken Griffey Jr. was the only reason why I watched baseball, and it’s why I still love the Seattle Mariners.  I never picked one up back in the day, but I’m def picking up a Griffey jersey, and maybe a pair of those new Nike Air Griffey Max kicks coming out.  A wise man once said, “A-Rod invented cancer.”  Well, Griffey is returning home to cure it.

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