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Angels interim manager Phi Nevin suspended 10 games for brawl

Los Angeles Angels interim manager Phil Nevin was suspended 10 games and Seattle Mariners outfielder Jesse Winker received a five-game ban from Major League Baseball for their roles in a benches-clearing brawl during the second inning of Sunday's game.Nevin and Winker were two of 12 players or coaches suspended between the teams, according to an MLB release Monday night.Mariners shortstop J.P. Crawford received five games, Angels pitchers Ryan Tepera and Andrew Wantz were suspended for three, and Mariners outfielder Julio Rodríguez, Angels reliever Raisel Iglesias and major league interpreter Manny Del Campo received two games.Angels third baseman Anthony Rendon, who...
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Suspensions announced for Angels-Mariners basebrawl

Suspensions have been issued for Sunday’s chaotic “basebrawl” between the Seattle Mariners and Los Angeles Angels.  Tensions first rose in the opening inning of the contest, when Angels’ starting pitcher Andrew Wantz threw a ball behind Julio Rodriguez’s head. The very next inning, Wantz plunked Mariners outfielder Jesse Winker in the hip, leading to an all-out fracas featuring flying fists, expletives and sunflower seeds. When the dust had finally settled Sunday afternoon after an 18 minute game delay, six players and both managers were ejected from the game. One day later, more harsh punishments were administered. In total, a combined 12 members of...

Getting Around This Summer On Transit

Gas prices are high and looks like it will be a hot summer. Getting from place to place should not be the problem. From Tacoma to Seattle residents may want to take the train. It is economical. Busses, however may be the cheapest or fastest way to get around. The...

Amazon To Invest Millions Into Affordable Housing

Amazon is reportedly investing $23 million to increase Seattle’s affordable housing. The hugely successful company said that it’s giving minority-led organizations $23 million to build and preserve more than 568 affordable homes in Seattle. The company says this is a step to ease the local housing crisis. Amazon...

MLB issues 12 suspensions for Angels-Mariners brawl

Major League Baseball has handed down 12 suspensions arising from yesterday’s bench-clearing brawl between the Angels and Mariners. The league also handed out undisclosed fines. Nine of the individuals disciplined are from the Angels, while the Mariners lose a trio of players. The discipline is as follows:. Angels. Interim...

Mariners select catcher Andrew Knapp

The Mariners selected catcher Andrew Knapp onto the big league roster before Monday's matchup with the Orioles. Fellow backstop Luis Torrens is headed to the 10-day injured list with left shoulder inflammation. Seattle already had a vacancy on the 40-man roster. Knapp signed a minor league contract with the M’s...

Two-alarm fire damages Kent home

KENT, Wash. — A two-alarm fire damaged a home in Kent on Monday evening. Firefighters were called to 700 block of South Railroad Avenue, where smoke was billowing. There is no word on if anyone has been injured. Traffic is being diverted in the area. The cause of the...

Missing 10-year-old found safe

SEATTLE — Update: A missing 10-year-old has been found safe. Seattle police said thank you to all who shared an earlier post and looked for him. Original story: Seattle police are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing 10-year-old. Police said Adyn left his home in...

4-Star DL Anthony James Goes In-Depth on his Commitment to Washington

After arriving in Seattle on Thursday, June 23rd, it didn’t take long for four-star defensive lineman Anthony James to announce his commitment to Washington. The product of Wylie East (Texas) High School and former Texas A&M commit is currently the highest-rated recruit in head coach Kalen DeBoer’s first full recruiting class as head coach.
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MLB Hands Out 12 Suspensions Following Mariners-Angels Brawl

MLB hands out 12 suspensions following Mariners-Angels brawl originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago. Major League Baseball announced that a combined 12 members of the Seattle Mariners and Los Angeles Angels were suspended following a benches-clearing brawl on Sunday. Here is the full list of people who were suspended, listed...

Cooler air on the move

Seattle - We're getting ready for a dose of cool marine air to drop our temperatures tomorrow. This will have a BIG impact and drop us nearly 20 degrees! In fact, we're already seeing the changes. Cooler weather arrived along the coast today and the winds have shifted out of the west. Winds will continue to increase across the Chehalis Gap and the Strait of Juan De Fuca tonight so don't be surprised if you feel them speeding up.

Reader view: The bird and the bees

No, this is not going to be a story you might wish to share with a teenager when it appears the time is right. A clue is the fact the first word is in the singular. Several months ago I made this house out of scraps in my garage and patiently sawed numerous “tubes” from the stems of a bamboo bush we planted over 15 years ago. My intent was to build a house for Mason Bees, so in keeping with instructions I used stems of varying diameters, cleaned them and then placed close to 40 of them inside the house, then hung the structure from one of the overhangs on the roof in the front of our house. The next step was to place the mud source nearby for the bees to use when each “moves into” one of the tubes.