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Ohtani homers, Bundy brilliant as Angels top Mariners 6-1

August 6, 2020, 4:07pm National Sports

Shohei Ohtani homered in his first plate appearance since being shut down as a pitcher, Dylan Bundy struck out 10 in the third complete game of his career and the… Read story

66 players opt out of NFL season due to pandemic

August 6, 2020, 3:38pm National Sports

A total of 66 players have opted out of the 2020 NFL season due to the coronavirus pandemic, nearly half of them linemen. Read story

Athletics use late rally for 3-2 victory over Mariners in 10 innings

August 1, 2020, 9:37pm National Sports

Pinch-hitter Robbie Grossman lined an RBI double to score Tony Kemp in the top of the 10th inning, and the Oakland Athletics rallied for a 3-2 win over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night. Read story

Manfred confident MLB can get through playoffs despite virus

August 1, 2020, 6:23pm National Sports

Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says he’s confident his sport can get through the regular season and postseason without being stopped by the coronavirus, though not every club might play all 60 games and winning percentage could be used to determine playoff teams. Read story

Heat’s Leonard stands for anthem, explains why

August 1, 2020, 5:22pm National Sports

Meyers Leonard has a brother who served two tours in Afghanistan with the U.S. Marines. He carries a military-themed backpack, wears combat boots and has a phone loaded with Navy SEALs who are his friends. Read story

Williams earns 2nd save for Mariners behind Walker’s gem

July 31, 2020, 9:45pm National Sports

Taijuan Walker threw one-hit ball over seven innings, Kyle Lewis had his sixth straight multi-hit game, Camas High alum Taylor Williams picked up a second save and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 5-3 on Friday night. Read story

Marmolejos’ first homer powers Mariners over Angels 8-5

July 30, 2020, 10:09pm National Sports

José Marmolejos and Shed Long Jr. homered, Marco Gonzales pitched into the seventh inning and the Seattle Mariners beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-5 on Thursday night. Read story

Astros beat Mariners for 15th straight time

July 25, 2020, 4:46pm National Sports

Lance McCullers Jr. was solid in his return from Tommy John surgery, Yuli Gurriel and George Springer homered and the Houston Astros beat the Seattle Mariners for the 15th straight time, 7-2 on Saturday. Read story

Astros top Mariners 8-2 in 1st game post sign scam

July 24, 2020, 9:39pm National Sports

The Houston Astros, playing for the first time since their sign-stealing scandal rocked baseball, opened the season by beating the Seattle Mariners 8-2 Friday night. Read story

Camps set to open after NFL, players’ union reach agreement

July 24, 2020, 4:22pm National Sports

NFL training camps are set to open after the league and the players’ union reached agreement on several issues, including future salary cap mechanisms and how players can opt out of the upcoming season because of the coronavirus. Read story