Sports Newsletter


Homers by Zunino, Ackley power Mariners to 6-5 win over Indians

Mike Zunino and Dustin Ackley each hit two-run homers in helping the Mariners close out July with a 6-5 victory over the Cleveland Indians at Progressive...

Seattle Mariners' Mike Zunino, right, is congratulated by Kyle Seager after Zunino hit a two-run home run off Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Bryan Shaw in the eighth inning of a baseball game Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Cleveland. Seager scored on the play.

Marshawn Lynch ends holdout, arrives at Seahawks camp

After a week of absence and mounting fines — nearing $500,000 — running back Marshawn Lynch returns to Seattle Seahawks headquarters ...

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch looks on at a football minicamp practice Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Renton. After a brief holdout, Lynch was back with Seattle on Thursday and expecting to resume practice soon.

Seahawks notebook: Russell Wilson grinning his way through camp

More comfortable than ever in this third season with the Seattle Seahawks, quarterback Russell Wilson is having a blast in training camp

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson smiles while stretching at an NFL football camp practice Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Renton.

Mariners acquire outfielders Austin Jackson and Chris Denorfia in trades

Outfielders Austin Jackson and Chris Denorfia are the newest Seattle Mariners following trade-deadline deals that saw the departures of minor-leaguers...

The Seattle Mariners acquired outfielder Austin Jackson from the Detroit Tigers in a three-team deal that saw them trade Triple-A Tacoma Rainiers infielder Nick Franklin to the Tampa Bay Rays. Jackson was batting .270 in 99 games for Detroit this season and is expected to take over in center field for the Mariners and bat leadoff.

John McGrath: For once, M’s fans don’t have to fear trade deadline

After years of mistakes made at the July 31st trading deadline, the Mariners made a couple of nice moves Thursday