Pro sports

Thomas doubtful for Seahawks’ game against the Cardinals

RB Eddie Lacy won’t play because of a groin injury suffered in Sunday’s 1loss to Washington

Former Phillies, Blue Jays pitcher Roy Halladay dies in plane crash

He was the only person on the plane that crashed 10 miles west of St. Petersburg, Fla.

Seahawks Notebook: Duane Brown makes his Seattle debut

New offensive lineman suffers his second last-minute loss in Seattle in as many weeks.

Seahawks lose a heart-breaker in the final minute

Seattle plagued by penalties and turnovers in a 17-14 loss to Washington

Commentary: Pitching in MLB playoffs resembling college ball

Twenty-seven outs. From the pitching and defense perspectives, that’s what it takes to win a nine-inning baseball game. There are no rules as to how… Continue reading

Evergreen Speedway in Monroe gets makeover

The speedway’s three-eighths track is repaved for the first time in ‘several decades.’

Mariners decline options on pitchers Iwakuma and Gallardo

Iwakuma had shoulder problems for most of the 2017 season and didn’t pitch after May 10

Astros beat Dodgers for first World Series title

George Springer hits his 5th home run of the series as Houston beats the Dodgers 5-1 in Game 7.

Dodgers beat Astros 3-1 to force Game 7 in World Series

Los Angeles battles back from an early 1-run deficit to beat Houston and force a final game.

POLL RESULTS: Astros favored to claim the World Series

By a two-to-one margin, responders choose a series lead (Houston) over home-field advantage (L.A.).

Community roundup: Youth football team invited to regionals

The Marysville Pilchuck Tomahawk Red 89ers are headed for the big stage.  The Marysville-based youth football team will face some of the best competition in… Continue reading

POLL: Will it be the Astros or Dodgers in the World Series?

Which team, the Houston Astros or Los Angeles Dodgers, will prevail in what’s been an epic series?

World Series: Astros outslug the Dodgers 13-12 in 10 innings

Houston grabs a 3-2 lead as the Series shifts back to Los Angeles for Game 6

Springer’s HR in 11th gives Astros 7-6 win, ties Series 1-1

Houston and Los Angeles are tied in the World Series after a wild, back-and-forth Game 2.

Young talent helped Houston, Los Angeles reach World Series

Fresh faces dot the rosters of the Astros and Dodgers.

Astros beat Yankees 7-1 to force Game 7 in ALCS

Justin Verlander pitches seven shutout innings to keep Houston’s season alive.

Dodgers beat Cubs 11-2 to reach first World Series since 1988

Enrique Hernandez homers 3 times and drives in 7 runs to lead Los Angeles to the NL pennant.

Falcons waive Archbishop Murphy grad Tupou

Archbishop Murphy High School grad Taniela Tupo is waived by the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons.

Chicago stays alive in NLCS with 3-2 win over Los Angeles

Wade Davis hangs on for a tense 6-out save as Chicago avoids a sweep and forces Game 5.

Yankees beat Astros 5-0 for 3-2 lead in ALCS

Masahiro Tanaka pitches 7 strong innings as New York moves to within one win of the World Series.