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Sports Mariners drop series finale against Athletics, 6-3 Mariners drop series finale against Athletics, 6-3
Reigning AL saves leader Jim Johnson struck out two and closed it out this time after losing back-to-back outings to begin with his new team, sealing the Oakland Athletics' 6-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.
Sports Former Sonic Ollie leads UConn to title game Former Sonic Ollie leads UConn to title game
Former Seattle Sonics guard Kevin Ollie is the head coach at the University of Connecticut, and he has the Huskies playing for a national championship on Monday.
Sports Emmert: Unionization "grossly inappropriate" Emmert: Unionization "grossly inappropriate"
The NCAA president called an effort to unionize players a "grossly inappropriate" way to solve problems in college sports while insisting the association has plans to change the school-athlete relationship.
Sports Mariners-A's postponed because of soggy field Mariners-A's postponed because of soggy field (Photo Gallery)
Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon walked toward shortstop and his right foot sunk some two inches, causing him to turn his right ankle. That was minor, yet everybody involved in the postponed game between the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics on Friday night feared the worst if they had tried to play on a rain-soaked field.
Sports New stadium, new swagger for rising Washington baseball
When the trip to sunny Arizona in February was finished and Washington was humbled by a pair of Big Ten powers and lost to a conference neighbor, Lindsay Meggs decided bluntness was the way to go.
Sports Cano gets 1st RBI with Mariners in win over Angels Cano gets 1st RBI with Mariners in win over Angels
James Paxton pitched seven scoreless innings of two-hit ball, Robinson Cano drove in his first run for the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night in an 8-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels, completing a three-game sweep in the team's first series under new manager Lloyd McClendon.