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: NBA players will police Matthew Dellavedova 

Monday: Al Horford’s ejection for throwing an elbow at former Saint Mary’s star Matthew Dellavedova needs some context. I’m sure any Gonzaga basketball fan would be willing to supply it, though t...

Not just baseball in spring

Friday: With the Mariners enjoying a day off Thursday, the viewing schedule opened up before us. What could have been a boring night of sitcoms and reality TV instead became an evening of unbeliev...

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Recent Blog Posts

The M's are making us all suckers right now 

A GRIP ON SPORTS • If there is a more frustrating team to follow these days than the M’s, I’m not sure which team it would be. So I decided to take a day off yesterday. Not watch. Not listen. Go my...

Cano has to get going or the M's aren't going anywhere 

A GRIP ON SPORTS • In reality, the Mariners were lucky to be in extra innings. Intellectually, we can comprehend that. But still, when they lose a home game in the 12th inning on a ground ball Loga...

May the month be with you, always

A GRIP ON SPORTS • Believe it or not, today is the last day of May. A good month, gone way too soon. Read on.

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