Sports Newsletter


Mariners manage just two hits in 7-0 loss to Marlins

At least this one wasn’t gut-wrenching. The Mariners didn’t kick away a late lead Saturday night or suffer any walk-off misery. Nope, this...

Miami Marlins pitcher Henderson Alvarez works in the first inning against the Seattle Mariners on Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Marlins Park in Miami.

Mother’s MS fuels walk-on’s UW move

Brian Clay was on scholarship at Hawaii, where he spent the first two seasons of his collegiate career before transferring to Washington in September...

University of Washington defensive back Brian Clay gave up a scholarship at Hawaii to transfer and walk on in Seattle.

Federer beats Djokovic to reach Monte Carlo final

Roger Federer will try to win the Monte Carlo Masters for the first time and Stanislas Wawrinka his first Masters title anywhere when they meet in ...

David Ferrer of Spain loses a point to Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland during their semifinal match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco, Saturday April 19, 2014. Wawrinka won 6-1, 7-6.

Donald shoots 66, takes lead at RBC Heritage

Luke Donald believes he's got the right game on the right course — and is ready to make up for so many near-misses at the RBC Heritage.

John Huh waves to the crowd after making a par putt on the seventh green during the third round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Saturday, April 19, 2014.

NBA playoffs begin with intriguing matchups

This is the time of year that reputations and championships are made. Two-time defending champion Miami looks for the NBA's first three-peat since Kobe and Shaq's Lakers (2000-2002). The star power is immense, including LeBron James, Dirk Nowitzki...