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September reinforcements might be too late for Mariners

By Bob Dutton The News Tribune Long-awaited reinforcements begin arriving Friday for the Mariners prior to their series opener against Oakland at Safeco Field. Are… Continue reading

Mariners notebook: Phelps injured again

Phelps injured again By Bob Dutton The News Tribune Reliever David Phelps exited the game in the sixth inning because of an injury. He signaled… Continue reading

Mariners cough up early lead in 5th straight loss

By Bob Dutton The News Tribune It isn’t as if the gophers only run when Ariel Miranda pitches, although that’s the rush hour. Miranda gave… Continue reading

Mariners acquire pitcher Mike Leake from the Cardinals

Can Mike Leake plug a hole in the Mariners’ pitching rotation? Not only now but for years to come? Mired in a four-game losing streak… Continue reading

Mariners need consistent offense to make wild-card push

By Bob Dutton The News Tribune If the Mariners, with their patchwork rotation, are to make a genuine postseason push over the season’s final 30… Continue reading

U.S. Open: Defending women’s champ Kerber out in first round

Angelique Kerber left the U.S. Open last year on top of women’s tennis, with a second Grand Slam title and the No.… Continue reading

Community roundup: Granger wins pro MMA debut

Miranda Granger’s professional Mixed Martial Arts debut was a successful one. Granger, a Snohomish native and Glacier Peak High School graduate, made quick work of… Continue reading

Sliding Mariners drop third straight, fall 7-6 to Orioles

By Bob Dutton The News Tribune In the end Monday, it was Chris Davis’ line-drive RBI double in the seventh inning against Emilio Pagan that… Continue reading

Griner, Taurasi, Mitchell lead Mercury past Storm 75-71

Brittney Griner had 29 points, eight rebounds and five blocks, and Leilani Mitchell hit two late 3-pointers to help the Phoenix Mercury hold… Continue reading

Sounders waste an opportunity in 1-1 draw with Timbers

If the Seattle Sounders are left chasing points to try to avoid playing an extra playoff game or… Continue reading

Mariners make 5 errors in the first, lose to Yankees 10-1

FIVE ERRORS — in the first inning Sunday in an epic breakdown that led to… Continue reading

Kelly takes 3-shot lead in Boeing Classic

Jerry Kelly shot a 6-under 66 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead in the Boeing Classic, putting him in position for his… Continue reading

Mayweather TKOs McGregor in 10th, improves to 50-0

Floyd Mayweather Jr. figured out a 50th opponent, letting Conor McGregor have the early rounds before stalking… Continue reading

Kelly, McKenzie share 1-shot lead at Boeing Classic

David McKenzie and Jerry Kelly shot 7-under 65 on Friday to share the first-round lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ Boeing… Continue reading

Celtics ship ex-UW star Thomas to Cavs in deal for Irving

Kyrie Irving was tired of being teammates with LeBron James. Now he has to figure out how to… Continue reading

Snohomish martial-arts standout ‘Danger’ Granger is going pro

Miranda “Danger” Granger got to the point where she was just too dangerous for the competition. The Snohomish native and Glacier Peak High School graduate… Continue reading

VIDEO: MMA fighter Miranda Granger in the cage

Snohomish native and Glacier Peak High School graduate Miranda Granger is going pro. Granger will make her professional Mixed Martial Arts debut Friday at the… Continue reading

Storm’s Stewart named Western Conference Player of the Week

The WNBA on Monday named Breanna Stewart of the Seattle Storm its Western Conference Player of the Week for Aug. 14-20. Stewart… Continue reading

A crash, an explosion, a rescue at Evergreen Speedway (VIDEO)

A screeching of tires, a puff of smoke, and a brilliant flash of light that suddenly erupted into a fireball the size of a large… Continue reading

Stewart leads Storm to a 103-66 rout of the Chicago Sky

Breanna Stewart had 19 points, nine rebounds and six assists, Jewell Loyd and Alysha Clark scored 17 points apiece and the Seattle… Continue reading