Vince Grippi

Vince Grippi

Vince Grippi is a freelance local sports blogger for He also contributes to the SportsLink Blog.


Recent Stories

Grip on Sports: What could have been for Mariners

Friday: Why is it when I heard the news yesterday that the M’s had  traded Dustin Ackley to the Yankees, I immediately thought of the “Sound of Music?” You know,  that scene in the movie in which ...

Are you ready for some football?

Thursday: Is it August yet? No? Well, can it please be August soon? Then we would have some football news to pass along. As another Mariners season sinks slowly into oblivion, the mornings seem t...

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Recent Blog Posts

A crowded day features Wilson, Walker and Leach

A GRIP ON SPORTS • Re: yesterday. Has there been a bigger sports news day in these parts recently? I don't think so. With everything that went on, it would be hard to top. Read on.

Football is quickly marching into earshot 

A GRIP ON SPORTS • Cup your hand behind your ear. Can you hear that? It’s not loud, I know. But it’s out there, like the sound of leaves rustling in a slight summer breeze. It’s the sounds of footb...

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