Rookie lefty Roenis Elias set the bar pretty high in his last start. And, no, he wasnt that good Saturday afternoon against Tampa Bay at Tropicana Field. Still not bad, though. Elias worked into the eighth inning in a 7-4 victory over the Rays. That will play, wont it?
After they spent the first two days distancing themselves from the rest of the state in their respective divisions at Star Track XXXII, the Federal Way boys' and girls' only competition was between themselves Saturday.
Lefty James Paxton is a bit sore after pitching for the Rainiers on Saturday, but nobody's concerned.
As two top pitching prospects continue their rehab from injuries, the Mariners' Brandon Maurer pitches to save his job.
Gonzalo Pineda's penalty-kick goal in the 82nd minute gives the Seattle Sounders a draw at Vancouver.
Mark Cuban was one of the two NBA owners - the other was Paul Allen - to have voted against the relocation of the Seattle SuperSonics to Oklahoma City. For that reason alone, when the maverick who controls the Dallas Mavericks talks about issues pertinent to his league, it's a good idea to listen. With a candor best described as gut-wrenching, Cuban admitted Wednesday that while he was inclined to side with his colleagues and vote for the ouster of embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, doing so would make him a hypocrite.
Clutch hits and a solid outing from Felix Hernandez lift Seattle to its first win in the past five games.
Mason Rudolph's overtime goal gives Kentwood a 1-0 victory over top-ranked Skyview in the Class 4A West Central/Southwest bidistrict championship game.
Joan Benoit Samuelson captured South Sound hearts after she won the inaugural United States Olympic Women’s Marathon Trials in Olympia on May 12, 1984, and the gold medal at the Los Angeles Games that August.
Seattle Mariners veteran Chris Young continued his remarkable career renaissance Saturday night by outpitching Kansas City phenom Yordano Ventura in a 3-1 victory at Safeco Field. Young improved to 3-0 and lowered his ERA to 2.63 by limiting the Royals to one tainted run in eight innings before Fernando Rodney closed out the victory with a scoreless ninth inning. Young underwent a series of shoulder operations in recent years that threatened to end his career before agreeing last year, as a last resort, to a procedure that addressed a nerve issue. And now look.
Obafemi Martins and Chad Marshall score in the second half as Seattle Sounders FC rally to beat the Philadelphia Union.
M's outfielder Abraham Almonte had gone 23 games without a break before Sunday's contest.
Seattle's third baseman homers in the seventh and eighth innings, leading Seattle to its first series win since the opening week of the season.
Brandon Maurer's return to the Seattle Mariners roster is almost under the rader, especially compared with his surprise spring training last year.
After getting a college degree in kinesiology, Jeff Metz spent three years teaching and coaching. Humans. But he was drawn back to an earlier love, training horses.
Eight days after they began their 2014 season, the Seattle Mariners became the last major league team to play its first home game Tuesday.
Seattle Mariners reliever Dominic Leone saw the third pitch of his major league career stroked for a double Sunday. He believes it might have been the best thing that could have happened.
The NFL's been on a whirlwind pace since the Seahawks' Super Bowl victory. The league could use a break and so can its followers.
The Mariners squander a three-run lead in a 6-3 loss to the Oakland As.
The initial return on the Seattle Mariners’ $14 million investment in an All-Star closer was a two-strikeout, game-saving dividend in Saturday’s 3-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics.
Rookie center fielder Abraham Almonte is seeking to validate his manager's confidence after a disappointing spring training as the Mariners primary leadoff hitter.
The bats explode late for the Mariners, who score nine unanswered runs to defeat the Angels, 10-3, in Anaheim.
SAMMAMISH — In the first half, the biggest winner of the Washington Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association all-state boys basketball game was plain ol’ rust.
The show will go on, but without two of its brightest stars.
As 350 or so athletes spent Saturday at the Seahawks’ training facility – chasing their dreams in sprints and leaps – it was probably more about aspiration than perspiration.
Bellevue turns a two-point game at the half into a comfortable 70-61 win Saturday afternoon at the Tacoma Dome.
It seems unfair that Mount Rainier High Schools Brittany McPhee will leave the prep ranks without a Class 4A state girls championship. The closest she came was Saturday in Gonzaga Preps 53-51 come-from-behind victory over the Rams at the Tacoma Dome. In every conversation on everyones short list the senior forward for Mount Rainier should be mentioned among the greatest scorers of Washington high school basketball, which includes Garfields Joyce Walker and Lakes Kate Starbird.
When the topic of Seattle Sounders FC arises, the typical conversation starts with the fabulous fan support, record-setting attendance, lively stadium experience and vivid colors of the players kits. Generally, it takes awhile to get around to the substantive issue of the quality of the teams play.
Eighth-ranked Wilson finally held off Ferndale, 59-54, in the Class 3A regional round Saturday afternoon at Mount Tahoma High School.
Arlington girls oust the Titans for the second straight year, winning in OT; Beamer boys rout Bothell, 77-41, to advance.
North Central High rides the dynamic, state title-holding Quintanilla brothers to its first Class 3A team championship Saturday at Mat Classic XXVI.
Wilson freshman Josie Matz might have ice in her veins.
It’s going to be Wilson vs. Lincoln, Part Four, for the Class 3A West Central/Southwest bidistrict boys basketball title.
When Kamiakin High School’s gymnasts arrived at the Class 3A/2A/1A state competition at the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall, they all wore rainbow-hued princess crowns.
Still recovering from a cold, Curtis High School senior Brian Woodbury was more than ready for a few more solid hours of sleep Friday morning.
There was a hint of panic as Dwyane Wade wondered whether elder actually was eldest.
On the University of Missouri campus, where students once were more prone to participate in panty raids and streaker romps than a march to promote social awareness, Michael Sam's homosexuality was widely known, scarcely discussed and never publicized.
The 2015 U.S. Open golf tournament at Chambers Bay Golf Links will need 4,500 helpers; the online application process is underway.
It's nearly time for the Seattle Mariners to get a look at how their offseason roster makeover looks on the field. Yep, it's that time of year when spring begins to beckon us away from winter's ever-gray chill. Pitchers and catchers report Wednesday to the club's renovated year-round complex in Peoria, Ariz
For those who missed the story, a limited smelt-dipping season opens on Cowlitz on Saturday. This will be the first time in four years that smelt dippers will be able to try their luck, but only on the Cowlitz and just the next four Saturdays.
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Trophy-deprived Seattle may be on the fringe of the national sports media's radar, but it might also be on the brink of changing that Sunday afternoon when the Seahawks play Denver in Super Bowl XLVIII.
In the end, when it mattered most, the Seahawks found an answer for San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick. And it punched their ticket to the Super Bowl.
After Sunday’s game at CenturyLink Field, Doug Baldwin called his hip injury “significant.”
Jermaine Kearse saved his best run for Seattles biggest offensive play a go-ahead 35-yard touchdown catch in the fourth quarter.
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