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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz gets ready to bat during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the San Diego Padres Thursday, March 5, 2015, in Peoria, Ariz.

Mariners’ Cruz leaves game with back spasms

Cruz fouled off a pitch from Indians pitcher Corey Kluber in the fifth inning. Manager Lloyd McClendon and a Mariners trainer came on the field, and Cruz walked to the dugout after a brief discussion.

In this photo taken Feb. 25 2015, Washington's Braden Bishop runs to first base after hitting during an NCAA college baseball game against Portland in Seattle. Bishop's mother Suzy was diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease in 2014, and he is working to use his athletic talents to raise awareness and support Alzheimer's research.

Mariners select UW outfielder Braden Bishop, 7 others on day 2 of MLB Draft

Bishop hit .293 with 4 home runs, 65 RBI and 42 stolen bases in 149 games during his college career with the Huskies.

Seattle Seahawks' Tarvaris Jackson warms-up on the field before an NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Seattle.

Seahawks agree to terms with backup QB Tarvaris Jackson

Jackson will spend his fourth season with the Seahawks. He was Seattle's primary starter in 2011, going 7-7 in games he played.

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

Sherman glad to avoid surgery, fires back at Cromartie

Seahawks All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman spoke after Seattle wrapped up its organized team activity on Tuesday and said he happy to avoid Tommy John surgery on his injured elbow.

Daz Cameron, of Eagles Landing Christian Academy, in Mc Donough, GA., during a high school all-star baseball game Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, in San Diego.

Former Mariner Mike Cameron’s son drafted by Astros

Daz Cameron, son of former Seattle Mariner center fielder Mike Cameron, was drafted 37th overall by the Houston Astros in the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft.


Beast Mode stars in new “Call of Duty” video game

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch stars in Call of Duty Black Ops III

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WWU’s Steen fourth at prestigious Harry Jerome Classic

The senior from Sammamish was just over two seconds off her school record set earlier this spring

Brookside Christian quarterback Tony Rodriguez gets set to pass during the first half of their CIF division lV high school football championship game against Bishop in the rain on Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, in Carson, Calif.

UW Signs CCSF Quarterback Tony Rodriguez

Rodriguez expected to "add an immediate boost to the competition at the quarterback position"

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Bells open series in Corvallis tonight

Re-match of last year's West Coast League championship series

A group of men pass a sign during Major League Baseball's winter meetings Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, in San Diego. Baseball's winter meetings opened Monday, as players and teams waited for Jon Lester to make a decision and start defining the pitching market.

Mariners take pair of pitchers on 1st day of MLB draft

Seattle was without a first-round selection after signing Nelson Cruz in free agency.

In this photo taken Sept. 30, 2014, a golf ball with one of the logos for Chambers Bay, the host course for the 2015 U.S. Open Championship, is shown next to a hole on the course in University Place, Wash.

Janzen makes his way back to US Open

The U.S. Open is June 18-21 at Chambers Bay south of Seattle.

FILE - In this Saturday, June 6, 2015, file photo, Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano, right, walks on the field after he grounded into a double play with the bases loaded to end the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Mariners' Willie Bloomquist (8) was left on base on the play. Cano isn't supposed to hear boos at home. It wasn't part of the deal when he signed for $240 million and 10 years in Seattle. But with the underperforming Mariners having the second-worst record in the American League, Cano's struggles have become the focus for the floundering franchise.

With Robinson Cano struggling, the M’s underachieving so far in 2015

Robinson Cano didn't plan on being the face the Mariners current struggles but the second baseman has been hearing jeers and boos after more strikeouts and weak grounders at Safeco Field.

Fred Couples walks up to the ninth green during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta, Ga.

Fred Couples withdraws from U.S. Open sectional qualifier

The Seattle Times is reporting that Fred Couples withdrew from a U.S. Open sectional qualifier due to back problems Monday in Newport Beach, California.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson

Report: Russell Wilson’s agent sends letter to Seahawks

According to multiple reports, quarterback Russell Wilson's agent Mark Rodgers sent a 16-page letter to the Seattle Seahawks detailing his position on the ongoing contract negotiations.

Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Fernando Rodney (56) sits in the dugout after his team lost to the Boston Red Soxs in Game 4 of an American League baseball division series, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Boston Red Sox's defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 to move on to the American League Championship Series.

Fernando Rodney out as Mariners closer

Carson Smith could assume the closer role. He recorded his first career save in the M's win over Tampa Bay Saturday.

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Bellingham United falls to Wenatchee FC

Wenatchee FC scored the go ahead goal in the 84th minute to beat Bellingham United, 3-1, Sunday at Mike Hollis field in Wenatchee.

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Pac-12 teams to use injury spotter during football games

The Pac-12 will use injury spotters during football games that will monitor teams with video technology and communicate with coaches and medical personnel.

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Bellingham Bells fall 3-1 to Kitsap BlueJackets

Bellingham settles for taking two out of three in first series of season

Tampa Bay pitcher Chris Archer

Archer in control as Rays shut down Mariners

Chris Archer fanned 11 with zero walks in seven innings in the Rays 3-1 win over the Mariners.

U.S. women's soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo appears in Kirkland Municipal Court on Monday, June 23, 2014, in connection with her domestic violence arrest at her sister's home in Kirkland, Wash.

Documents reveal new details of Hope Solo arrest

An ESPN report says U.S. women's national team star and Seattle native Hope Solo was combative with officers after her arrest last year.

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