Archive for July, 2011

Qualifying for Columbia Cup hydro race

Elimination heats begin Saturday afternoon and continue Sunday, followed by the winner-take-all final heat late Sunday afternoon. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Former Sonics react to Celebration Night at Safeco

The Mariners hosted a “Sonics Celebration Night” at Safeco Field on Friday, and invited more than a dozen former players and coaches, including Shawn Kemp and Gary Payton. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Mariners send Fister, Pauley to Detroit

The trade was made official Saturday. Both Doug Fister and David Pauley were packing their belongings into boxes in the Mariners clubhouse ahead of Seattle’s game against Tampa Bay. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Sorry, Charlie: Carroll says he expects Jackson to start at QB

Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll says Tavaris Jackson’s familiarity with offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell gave the newcomer the edge. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Pineda, Ackley lead Mariners past Tampa Bay 3-2

Rookie Michael Pineda gave up just one hit and struck out a career-high 10. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Former Zag Ching scores 2, Dynamo end Sounders’ streak at 9

Brian Ching scored twice and the Houston Dynamo ended the Seattle Sounders’ nine-game unbeaten streak with a 3-1 win Saturday night. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Bird, Storm hand Shock 12th straight loss

Sue Bird scored a season-high 29 points and the Seattle Storm handed the Tulsa Shock their 12th straight loss with an 89-72 victory Saturday night. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Henderson scores TKO of Emeilanenko

Dan Henderson stopped Fedor Emelianenko in a Strikeforce M-1 Global heavyweight bout Saturday night. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Carroll expects QB Jackson to be Seahawks starter

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle coach Pete Carroll expects Tarvaris Jackson to be the Seahawks’ starting quarterback on opening day. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Late stab at debt-limit deal to avert US default

The deadline for raising the nation’s debt limit and averting an unprecedented U.S. default is Tuesday. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites