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The voters favor Alex Bregman, Yuli Gurriel (10) and the Houston Astros over the Washington Nationals in the World Series. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

POLL RESULTS: Houston favored in the World Series

By a two-to-one ratio, readers believe the Astros will prevail over the Washington Nationals.

The voters favor Alex Bregman, Yuli Gurriel (10) and the Houston Astros over the Washington Nationals in the World Series. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Patterson: Thomas’ return to Seattle bittersweet

Patterson: Thomas’ return to Seattle bittersweet

The safety who helped the Seahawks to their only Super Bowl title returned as an opponent Sunday.

Patterson: Thomas’ return to Seattle bittersweet
POLL: Which team prevails in the World Series?

POLL: Which team prevails in the World Series?

The Houston Astros and Washington Nationals begin battling for baseball’s crown Tuesday.

POLL: Which team prevails in the World Series?
Mariners need to emulate Astros’ path to prominence

Mariners need to emulate Astros’ path to prominence

Seattle’s stated timeline to contention may indicate short cuts that Houston never took.

Mariners need to emulate Astros’ path to prominence
POLL RESULTS: Russell Wilson is in the MVP discussion

POLL RESULTS: Russell Wilson is in the MVP discussion

But the majority don’t have the Seahawks quarterback as the frontrunner (plus video highlights vs. L.A.).

POLL RESULTS: Russell Wilson is in the MVP discussion
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) throws under pressure from Los Angeles Rams defensive end Dante Fowler (56) in the first quarter at CenturyLink Field in Seattle on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019. (Andy Bao/Seattle Times/TNS)

POLL: Where does Russell Wilson sit in the MVP race?

Should the Seahawks quarterback be part of the MVP discussion, and if so where should he rank?

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) throws under pressure from Los Angeles Rams defensive end Dante Fowler (56) in the first quarter at CenturyLink Field in Seattle on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019. (Andy Bao/Seattle Times/TNS)
It’s time Russell Wilson gets his MVP due

It’s time Russell Wilson gets his MVP due

The Seahawks QB still remains on the periphery of NFL MVP talk and that must change.

It’s time Russell Wilson gets his MVP due
The Seattle Mariners’ Keon Broxton knocks his helmet off after striking out looking as New York Yankees catcher Austin Romine, back left, heads to the dugout in the second inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

POLL RESULTS: The Mariners’ season is deemed a failure

More than half the voters awarded the rebuilding Seattle a D or F for the 2019 campaign.

The Seattle Mariners’ Keon Broxton knocks his helmet off after striking out looking as New York Yankees catcher Austin Romine, back left, heads to the dugout in the second inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez walks off the field after being relieved during the third inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Boston, Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

POLL: Grade the Mariners for their 2019 season

Seattle finished 68-94 and in last in the AL West, but there were promising developments in the minors.

Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez walks off the field after being relieved during the third inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Boston, Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
2019 season was a smashing success for Mariners

2019 season was a smashing success for Mariners

Seattle accomplished its main goal of building the farm system this season.

2019 season was a smashing success for Mariners
Watch Jarred Rome’s Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame speech

Watch Jarred Rome’s Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame speech

Video and text of the late Marysville native’s acceptance speech from his induction last Wednesday.

Watch Jarred Rome’s Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame speech
Goaltender Dustin Wolf and the Everett Silvertips open the 2019-20 WHL season Friday night looking to claim their fourth straight U.S. Division championship. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

POLL RESULTS: Confidence is high in the Silvertips

Nearly two-thirds of voters believe Everett will win a fourth straight U.S. Division championship.

Goaltender Dustin Wolf and the Everett Silvertips open the 2019-20 WHL season Friday night looking to claim their fourth straight U.S. Division championship. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Bryce Kindopp and the Everett Silvertips are seeking their fourth straight U.S. Division championship when they open the 2019-20 WHL season against the Tri-City Americans on Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

POLL: Can the Tips win their fourth straight division title?

Everett opens the 2019-20 WHL season Friday against Tri-City at Angel of the Winds Arena.

Bryce Kindopp and the Everett Silvertips are seeking their fourth straight U.S. Division championship when they open the 2019-20 WHL season against the Tri-City Americans on Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
UW answers last week’s alarm bells by dismantling Hawaii

UW answers last week’s alarm bells by dismantling Hawaii

The Huskies and Jacob Eason strike with early fireworks en route to a convincing 52-20 victory.

UW answers last week’s alarm bells by dismantling Hawaii
Seattle Seahawks defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, left, talks with teammate D.K. Metcalf after they defeated the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday in Seattle. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)

POLL RESULTS: Reasonable expectations for Jadeveon Clowney

Nearly half the voters predict the Seahawks’ new defensive end will finish with between six and 10 sacks.

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, left, talks with teammate D.K. Metcalf after they defeated the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday in Seattle. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)
Seattle’s new defensive end Jadeveon Clowney had one sack in the Seahawks’ season-opening 21-20 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday at CenturyLink Field. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

POLL: How many sacks will Jadeveon Clowney have this season?

The Seahawks’ new defensive end made a promising debut Sunday against Cincinnati.

Seattle’s new defensive end Jadeveon Clowney had one sack in the Seahawks’ season-opening 21-20 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday at CenturyLink Field. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Clowney makes an immediate impact on Seattle’s defensive line

Clowney makes an immediate impact on Seattle’s defensive line

The three-time Pro Bowler proves to be a disruptive force in his Seattle debut

Clowney makes an immediate impact on Seattle’s defensive line
Russell Wilson (3) and the Seattle Seahawks are looking to find a way past the Los Angeles Rams to finish first in the NFC West this season. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

POLL RESULTS: Voters are confident in the Seahawks

Nearly half the responders picked Seattle to finish first in the NFC West this season.

Russell Wilson (3) and the Seattle Seahawks are looking to find a way past the Los Angeles Rams to finish first in the NFC West this season. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)
Bradley McDougald (30) and Seattle Seahawks open the 2019 NFL season Sunday when they host the Cincinnati Bengals at CenturyLink Field. (Photo by Chris Keane/AP Images for Panini)

POLL: Where will the Seahawks finish in the NFC West?

Can Seattle pass the Rams? Will the Seahawks be caught by the 49ers or Cardinals?

Bradley McDougald (30) and Seattle Seahawks open the 2019 NFL season Sunday when they host the Cincinnati Bengals at CenturyLink Field. (Photo by Chris Keane/AP Images for Panini)
Lake Stevens graduate Eason sparkles in Huskies debut

Lake Stevens graduate Eason sparkles in Huskies debut

The local product’s performance in a 47-14 win was worth the wait for Huskies fans.

Lake Stevens graduate Eason sparkles in Huskies debut
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