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Zunino’s homer lifts Mariners past Indians

Mike Zunino's two-run homer in the eighth inning lifted the Seattle Mariners to a 6-5 win over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday night.

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Bellingham to host 2015 WCL All-Star Game

The Bellingham Bells are pleased to announce that the City of Bellingham and the Bells will host the 2015 West Coast League All-Star Game.

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, right, laughs as he stands with Marshawn Lynch at a football minicamp practice Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Lynch ends holdout, arrives at Seahawks camp

Marshawn Lynch has joined Seattle Seahawks training camp after missing the first week.

Detroit Tigers center fielder Austin Jackson watches from the dugout against the Minnesota Twins in first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Saturday, June 14, 2014.

M’s get CF Austin Jackson in 3-way deal with Tigers, Rays

Nick Franklin goes to Tampa in deal that sends David Price to Detroit.

"Harry," the Washington Huskies mascot runs on the field with a giant flag as Washington football players come out of the tunnel for an NCAA college football game against Arizona, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, in Seattle.

Florida State #1, UW cracks top 25 in the preseason Amway coaches’ poll 

The preseason Amway coaches' poll was released on Thursday and the PAC-12 is well represented with 6 teams in the top 25, including Washington.

San Diego Padres pinch hitter Chris Denorfia follows through while watching his single against the Seattle Mariners in the seventh inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 19, 2014, in San Diego. The Padres rallied for four runs in the inning.

Seattle gets OF Chris Denorfia from Padres 

The Seattle Mariners have acquired veteran outfielder Chris Denorfia from the San Diego Padres for a pair of minor leaguers.

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Bells clinch West Division with win over Medford

Team will get to host at least one playoff game

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WWU lands seven outstanding freshmen recruits

Seven recent high school graduates will play softball for the Vikings beginning this fall.

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Shaq Thompson gets some love from ESPN

UW linebacker Shaq Thompson has been named the 14th best player in the PAC-12 in ESPN's PAC-12 ranking blog

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman speaks at an NFL football news conference Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, in Renton, Wash. The Seahawks play the Denver Broncos in the Super Bowl on Feb. 2.

Twitter battle: Sherman gets last laugh with Petersen

Friendly feud between pro bowlers Richard Sherman and Patrick Petersen goes viral after another record payday.

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Friday, June 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

Iwakuma, Mariners down Indians

Hisashi Iwakuma kept his road record spotless since last July, pitching seven strong innings to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 5-2 win over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.

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Sims scores 21 to lead Shock past Storm

Odyssey Sims scored 21 points, Glory Johnson had 19 points and 13 rebounds, and the Tulsa Shock beat the Seattle Storm 80-74 Tuesday night.

Washington head coach Chris Petersen takes questions at the 2014 Pac-12 NCAA college football media days at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles Thursday, July 24, 2014.

UW football will have three open practices during Fall Camp

The University of Washington football team will have three practices open to the public during its Fall Camp, which runs from Sunday, August 3 through Saturday, August 16.

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Montana State Billings To Host 2015 GNAC Basketball Championships

The women’s championship begins Wednesday, March 4th, the men start March 5th. Semifinals for both tournaments will be played on Friday, March 6th with the two championships games set for Saturday, March 7th.

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Right tackle remains unsettled for Seattle 

After seeing significant playing time as a rookie, Michael Bowie would get first crack at stepping in for Breno Giacomini

FILE - In this May 9, 2014 file photo, former Seattle Seahawks linebacker Walter Jones, left, walks out on stage with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to announce the Seahawks pick for the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft in New York. Jones will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014.

Jones’ HOF induction adds to Seattle’s big year

Jones regarded as one of the best offensive tackles to ever play, will have his 14-year old son Walterius deliver his induction speech.

Seattle Seahawks' Anthony McCoy carries the ball at an NFL football camp practice Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Seattle’s McCoy goes down with Achilles injury

Seattle coach Pete Carroll said the initial diagnosis is that McCoy's injury is significant and that it's on the opposite leg of a previous torn Achilles that cost him all of last season.

FILE - In this Nov. 24, 2013 file photo, Arizona Cardinals tackle Eric Winston (73) watches from the sideline during the fist quarter of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, in Glendale, Ariz. Winston has been elected president of the NFL players union. Winston succeeds Domonique Foxworth, who did not seek re-election for the NFL Players Association post.

Seattle signs NFLPA president Eric Winston

The Seahawks have added depth to their offensive line by signing NFLPA president Eric Winston, and adding cornerback Terrell Thomas and wide receiver Randall Carroll.

Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid stands during the national anthem before an MLS soccer match against Real Salt Lake, Saturday, May 31, 2014, in Seattle.

Donovan leads Galaxy to 3-0 win over Sounders

Sounders suffer one of their worst home losses ever

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Bells drop opener of series against Medford

Rogues score three in the 10th for the win

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Florida State tops preseason Amway coaches’ poll

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston throws a pass before an NCAA college football game against Miami Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Tallahassee, Fla.

Rounding out the top five were Alabama, Oklahoma, Oregon and Auburn with the first-ever playoff looming at the end season.

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Dustin Johnson takes leave of absence from golf

Dustin Johnson of the US plays a shot on the 17th fairway during the second day of the British Open Golf championship at the Royal Liverpool golf club, Hoylake, England, Friday July 18, 2014.

In a statement Thursday from Hambric Sports Management, the 30-year-old Johnson said his leave of absence was effective immediately.

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Another decent start for Woods at Firestone

Tiger Woods answers questions at his news conference during the final practice day for the Bridgestone Invitational golf tournament Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Akron, Ohio.

Woods made six birdies Thursday to open with a 2-under 68 at the Bridgestone Invitational, just four shots behind Marc Leishman.

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A’s & Tigers escalate arms race on busy MLB trade deadline day

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Oakland sends Yoenis Cespedes to Boston for Jon Lester while the Tigers pick up David Price in 3-team deal.

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