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Mariners and Athletics meet to decide series winner

LINE: Mariners -165, Athletics +142; over/under is 7 1/2 runs. BOTTOM LINE: Both the Seattle Mariners and the Oakland Athletics are looking for a series win with a victory on Wednesday. Seattle has a 10-8 record at home and an 18-26 record overall. The Mariners have a 14-9 record in...
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Seahawks news for Sunday includes a QB getting released

In Seattle Seahawks news you have missed from the past week, Seattle decided to move on from a quarterback they recently signed. While NFL news never seems to stop, it might ramp up a bit this week for Seattle as voluntary organized team activities (OTAs) begin this week. There won’t be much on-field action – no one is getting tackled – but just having players in the building should have some nuggets of information.

Four teenagers shot while in car in Tacoma

TACOMA, Wash. - Police are investigating after four teens were shot Saturday in South Tacoma. Officers were called around 5:30 p.m. to the intersection of S. 56th St. and Yakima Ave. According to Tacoma Police, four teenagers - ages 15 to 17 - and an 18-year-old were in a car...

Andrus, Lowrie homer, A’s end 13-game skid against Mariners

SEATTLE (AP) — Elvis Andrus hit a tying homer in the sixth, singled and scored in the seventh and the Oakland Athletics snapped a 13-game losing streak against the Seattle Mariners with a 7-5 victory. Tony Kemp had three hits for the Athletics and Jed Lowrie also homered. With the score tied at 5 in the seventh, Andrus’ single off Anthony Misiewicz was deflected by left fielder Jesse Winker. The error allowed Sean Murphy to score the go-around run. Luis Barrera then drove in Andrus with a double to give Oakland a two-run lead. Oakland’s skid against the Mariners dated to last July 23.
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Mariners lose to the A’s, 7-5, which is fine, actually

The other day I was in a small fender bender with another car at the gas station. I was immediately frustrated; I had been distracted in the moment by forces beyond my control, didn’t do a full re-sweep behind me after the distraction, and bumped into a car that had, unbeknownst to me, drawn up into my blind spot in the interim, waiting for a spot at one of the pumps to open. Immediately, I was livid; it was the latest frustration in what had been an exhausting, frustrating day, and this felt like the last straw. You know in Inside Out, when Anger’s head lights on fire? That’s what it felt like.

Elusive and ‘unnaturally large’ black bear found on Eastside

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife found and euthanized an “unnaturally large” black bear it had been working to track down for more than two years. Wildlife officials had been looking for the bear for its own safety and for the sake of those living near Cougar Mountain and Squak Mountain, which is where it was found.

Everything you need to know about Arkansas softball facing Texas in NCAA Super Regional

FAYETTEVILLE — Of the 16 nationally seeded regional hosts in the NCAA softball tournament, only five were eliminated from super regional contention by unseeded teams. One of those spoilers was the Texas Longhorns. Texas defeated 13-seed Washington in the Seattle regional to advance to the Fayetteville super regional. The Longhorns (41-18-1) will meet No. 4 seed Arkansas (47-9) for a best-of-three series with a trip to the Women's College World Series on the line. Game 1 is set for 6...

Seattle Mariners taking chance on Justin Upton

It was a matter of time until Justin Upton found a new home. The former Angels’ outfielder had generated some interest on the trade front before he was released, but he refused to waive his no-trade clause unless he was heading to a contender. Otherwise, he was content to sit home, collect his paycheck, and wait for the right situation.