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Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker releases pitch against the Cleveland Indians in the first inning of a spring training baseball game Monday, March 9, 2015, in Peoria, Ariz.

Zunino’s bat, Walker’s arm lead Mariners over Angels

Robinson Cano added his first spring homer for the Mariners and is hitting .364 in exhibition play.

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Seattle and Western New York swap stars in major NWSL trade

Seattle on Monday sent forwards Sydney Leroux and Amanda Frisbie to Western New York

Seattle Mariners' Raul Ibanez sits on the bench against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013.

Former Mariner Raul Ibanez joins Fox as studio analyst

Fox also hired M's broadcaster Aaron Goldsmith as play-by-play announcer

Wisconsin forward Frank Kaminsky (44) pulls down a rebound next to teammate guard Josh Gasser (21) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich., Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. Kaminsky finished with 25 points in the Badgers 75-62 win.

Kaminsky, Okafor lead AP All-America team; Zag duo named third teamers

Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky is a unanimous selection for the 2014-15 AP All-America team and Duke's Jahlil Okafor received all but one first-team vote while a pair of Gonzaga Bulldogs make the third team.

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Alex Donigian named GNAC Men’s Track Athlete of the Week

Western Washington University sprinter Alex Donigian posts best NCAA II 100-meter time of 10.27

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Huskies begin spring ball today

Dawgs beginning second year under Coach Chris Petersen

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Bells add two new players to 2015 roster

Catcher Alex Galgano and infielder Patrick McGrath coming to Bellingham

Western Washington University's softball team beat Saint Martins University 1-0, then lost 7-3 on Saturday, March 15, 2013, at Viking Field in Bellingham, Wash.

WWU falls 6-1 to Humboldt State in Gold Bracket final

The WWU softball team fell 6-1 to Humboldt State University in the Gold Bracket championship game of the Cal State Stanislaus Tournament of Champions.

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Report: Seahawks re-sign DL Demarcus Dobbs

According to his agent, the Seattle Seahawks have resigned defensive lineman Demarcus Dobbs to a one-year deal.

Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik, left, talks with manager Lloyd McClendon, right, as players throw in the bullpen during spring training baseball practice, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

Mariners make more roster moves

The Seattle Mariners announced multiple roster changes on Sunday.

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Kemp homers as Padres beat Mariners 8-5

San Diego right-hander Andrew Cashner allowed one run and four hits in 6 1-3 innings.

Duke cheerleaders perform during the second half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game against San Diego State in the Round of 32 in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, March 22, 2015.

Gonzaga falls to Duke in Elite 8

Duke (33-4), the region's No. 1 seed, is going to Indianapolis to play Michigan State in the Final Four.

FILE - In this file photo taken Sept. 17, 2012, the NHL logo is seen on a goal at a Nashville Predators practice rink in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL eliminated 16 more days from the regular-season schedule Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, and if a deal with the players' association isn't reached soon the whole season could be lost. The league wiped out all games through Dec. 30 in its latest round of cancellations. Negotiations between the league and the players' association broke off last week, but NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said Sunday the sides are trying to restart talks this week.

Klingberg scores in overtime as Stars topple Canucks

John Klingberg scored 4:13 into overtime as the Dallas Stars edged the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Saturday night.

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Trail Blazers beat Nuggets, move closer to division title

LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 11 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 120-114 on Saturday night for their third consecutive victory.

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No. 2 seed Tennessee beats No. 11 Gonzaga in overtime

Tennessee beat Gonzaga 73-69 in overtime on Saturday to advance to the Spokane Regional final of the NCAA Tournament.

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Mariners prospect Victor Sanchez passes away

Seattle Mariners pitching prospect Victor Sanchez passed away in Venezuela, the club announced Saturday.

FC Dallas's Michel celebrates as he jogs to midfield after scoring on a penalty kick against the Vancouver Whitecaps in the second half of an MLS playoff soccer match, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Frisco, Texas. FC Dallas won 2-1.

10-man FC Dallas holds off the Sounders

FC Dallas played with 10 men for the majority of the night, the Seattle Sounders failed to capitalize and the match ended in a scoreless draw Saturday night.

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon is seen before a spring exhibition baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, March 19, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

Zunino homers twice, but Giants rally to edge Mariners 9-8

The San Francisco Giants rallied from a four-run deficit in the top of the ninth inning with minor leaguers Saturday in a 9-8 split-squad victory.

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WWU sports roundup

A record-setting sprinter, a couple softball victories and success for the women's rowing squad.

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Gonzaga’s 1st regional final in 16 years vs top-seeded Duke

This is the 17th consecutive NCAA trip for the No. 2 seed Bulldogs (35-2), but their first regional final since 1999. Their only previous games against Duke are two regular-season losses.

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LeBron scores 30, Cavaliers hold off Celtics 99-91 in Game 2

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Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, second from left, celebrates with his teammates after a 113-100 win over the Boston Celtics in a first round NBA playoff basketball game, Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Cleveland.

Game 3 of the best-of-7 series is Thursday night in Boston, where James had his first stint with Cleveland end with a playoff loss in 2010.

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Steelers-Patriots to open 2015 schedule on a Thursday night

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, left, speaks to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, right, after an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots won 55-31.

The New England Patriots will host the Pittsburgh Steelers to open the NFL season on Thursday night, Sept. 10.

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Phoenix Suns’ Morris twins indicted in alleged beating

Phoenix Suns Markieff Morris (11) and Marcus Morris (15) talk to a referee in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Houston Rockets Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, in Houston. The Rockets won 100-95.

A Maricopa County grand jury has indicted the Phoenix Suns' Marcus and Markieff Morris on felony aggravated assault charges.

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Atlanta’s Mike Budenholzer voted NBA coach of the year

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Mike Budenholzer of the Atlanta Hawks has been chosen as NBA coach of the year.

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Champions League: Bayern and Barcelona get big wins

Bayern's Philipp Lahm, left, celebrates his team's goal with his teammates Thiago, second right, Thomas Mueller, back and Rafinha, right, during the soccer Champions League quarterfinal second leg match between Bayern Munich and FC Porto at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

Bayern routs Porto 6-1 and Neymar nets 2 as Barcalona beats PSG 2-0 as both teams reach the semifinals of the Champions League.

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