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Mariners rally in 11th, end A’s chances at AL West title


Mariners rally past Oakland with two-run homer by Chris Herrmann in the 11th inning. The 10-8 victory gave Houston the AL West division title.

Author: Scott Hanson
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 23:08:36 -0700
Section: Mariners, Sports
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Brittney Griner returns, helps U.S. improve to 3-0 in FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup


Phoenix Mercury center, who missed the first two games because of an ankle injury, scores 15 points in 14 minutes of a 26-point victory over Latvia.

Author: Seattle Times staff
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 22:12:51 -0700
Section: Sports, Storm
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Former WBC welterweight champ Victor Ortiz charged with rape


OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Former welterweight champion Victor Ortiz has been charged with raping a woman inside a home in March. Police in Oxnard say the 31-year-old Ortiz turned himself in to Ventura County Sheriffs on Tuesday afternoon. Police say the district attorney filed charges after a months-long investigation, and Ortiz surrendered after a warrant […]

Author: The Associated Press
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 21:24:13 -0700
Section: Sports
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Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner gives Garfield High players a tour and a speech


Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner shows Garfield High School players around the NFL team’s headquarters in Renton on Tuesday as part of a surprise tour. Wagner also gave a speech to the team, which plays top-ranked Eastside Catholic on Friday.

Author: Dean Rutz
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 21:04:11 -0700
Section: High School Sports, Photo & Video, Photography, Seahawks
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Amnesty: Firm at Qatar 2022 World Cup not paying wages


DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A contractor involved in building the marquee stadium for Qatar’s hosting of the 2022 World Cup did not pay its workers, leaving them stranded thousands of miles from home, according to a report released Wednesday. Mercury MENA, an engineering and plumbing firm, owes thousands of dollars of wages to […]

Author: Jon Gambrell
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 20:49:19 -0700
Section: Business, Nation & World, Sports
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LEADING OFF: deGrom seeks 1 last quality start; Sale for Sox


A look at what’s happening around the majors on Wednesday: ONE MORE TIME Jacob deGrom will make the final start of what has been a remarkably consistent season that has him a favorite for the NL Cy Young Award. It also is the last chance for deGrom (9-9) to have a winning record and reach […]

Author: The Associated Press
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 18:40:43 -0700
Section: Sports
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Poll: Is ‘Monday Night Football’ still must-see TV?



Author: Seattle Times sports staff
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 17:35:49 -0700
Section: NFL, Seahawks, Sports
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WSU coach Mike Leach is a longtime admirer of Kyle Whittingham, Utah’s coach


In the late 1970s and early 1980s, Leach was an undergraduate student at Brigham Young and thus a big fan of BYU's top defensive player, Whittingham.

Author: Theo Lawson
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 17:28:02 -0700
Section: Cougar Football, Cougars, Sports
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Angels’ Shohei Ohtani to have Tommy John surgery in October


ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels two-way rookie Shohei Ohtani will have Tommy John surgery next week. The Angels confirmed Ohtani’s long-expected decision on elbow ligament replacement Tuesday. Dr. Neal ElAttrache will perform the surgery in Los Angeles. “I think it was the proper decision Shohei made to have surgery, and the sooner the […]

Author: GREG BEACHAM
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 17:07:34 -0700
Section: Sports
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Mariners announce 2018 minor league award winners


Seattle honored its top individual performers in its minor league system.

Author: Ryan Divish
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 16:13:11 -0700
Section: Mariners, Sports
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Lakers loving LeBron’s leadership in 1st practice together


EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Although the Lakers’ first official practice of the LeBron James era was focused on defense and learning new terminology, they ended it with a good old-fashioned 3-point shooting contest. The Lakers’ new superstar was just another teammate during the spirited back-and-forth competition Tuesday. When James wasn’t draining his own 3s, […]

Author: GREG BEACHAM
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:34:12 -0700
Section: Sports
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Seahawks Mailbag: What happens now to Rashaad Penny? Was Michael Dickson off his game Sunday?


With Chris Carson reeling off a 100-yard performance, Rashaad Penny got just three carries Sunday. But coach Pete Carroll said Monday it's too soon to pass judgment on the rookie from San Diego State.

Author: Bob Condotta
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:31:42 -0700
Section: Seahawks, Sports
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Mets activate Wright off DL for final homestand of season


NEW YORK (AP) — Hanging on a hook in David Wright’s locker, above the baseball spikes and opposite the helmets of his favorite football teams, the New York Giants and Virginia Tech Hokies, was a blue and orange Mets cap and white jersey with pinstripes. No. 5 as always, with his name across the back. […]

Author: MIKE FITZPATRICK
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:18:52 -0700
Section: Sports
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Seahawks waive former UW tight end Darrell Daniels, sign defensive end Branden Jackson to 53-man roster


The Seahawks made a move Tuesday that may be designed to add depth on the defensive line if Dion Jordan is sidelined.

Author: Bob Condotta
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:09:22 -0700
Section: Seahawks, Sports
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Live updates: M’s Mike Leake takes the mound vs. the playoff-bound A’s


They're playing for pride now. Mike Leake takes the mound for the Mariners as they try to take a game off the A's.

Author: Seattle Times sports staff
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 13:57:08 -0700
Section: Mariners, Sports
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State lawsuit calls multiple fouls on hoops recruiting firm


BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York basketball recruiting business lured players with college and professional aspirations through false claims of providing “the very best” coaching, training and educational facilities only to leave some players crammed into inadequate housing, underfed and enrolled in a school not recognized by the state, New York’s attorney general […]

Author: The Associated Press
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 13:18:16 -0700
Section: Business, Nation & World, Sports
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Sounders alone will define what their post-record winning streak legacy will be


Major pro sports teams that set single-season winning streak records in their leagues, like the Sounders recently did, often face adjustment periods once those victorious runs end. And not all of them adjust in time.

Author: Geoff Baker
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 13:07:55 -0700
Section: Sounders, Sports
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Young tight end Cade Otton continues to impress as Will Dissly’s replacement in UW offense


As is the case with most tight ends in this UW offense, Otton's value goes beyond his numbers in the passing game.

Author: Adam Jude
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 12:52:58 -0700
Section: Huskies, Husky Football, Sports
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Defending Stanley Cup champion Capitals eyeing a repeat


ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Tom Wilson caught himself. He knew what was about to come out of his mouth went against years of hatred between his Washington Capitals and the Pittsburgh Penguins. “I don’t know why I’m saying this, but you respect a team like Pittsburgh,” the top-line right winger said. “It’s so hard to […]

Author: STEPHEN WHYNO
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 12:45:57 -0700
Section: Sports
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Vikings DE Griffen remains out with mental health trouble


EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen remains away from the team indefinitely because of mental health trouble that boiled over the past week. Coach Mike Zimmer said Tuesday that Griffen will not travel with the Vikings for their game Thursday against the Los Angeles Rams. Griffen was held out because of […]

Author: DAVE CAMPBELL
Published Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 12:09:37 -0700
Section: Sports
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