After discussions on a new deal with the Tampa Bay Rays bogged down, manager Joe Maddon exercised an opt-out clause in his contract. He guided the low-payroll Rays to the playoffs four times in his nine seasons.
Percy Harvin was asked if he was ready to make his debut Sunday with the New York Jets against the Buffalo Bills.
Baseball may be America’s national pastime, but it has never felt less national.
In a battle for the top spot in Pac-12 standings, UCLA was able to gain control with a 2-1 win against Washington on Thursday at Husky Soccer Field.
Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Now, he has four in less than a week.
A closer look at Saturday’s UW-Arizona State matchup.
A look at Saturday’s WSU-Arizona matchup
The good, hard-working folks of the Mariners' baseball information office have released their season in review publication. It has plenty of information from the 2014 season on the team and players, featuring interesting nuggets of information.
Minor league baseball information Kelly Munro guru and her buddies in the Mariners baseball information department have released the season in review publication for the Seattle minor league system.
Here is all that Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll had to say to the media today, including his opening statement where he sent along condolences to everyone impacted by the tragedy at Marysville-Pilchuck today:
Lots to digest from Thursday's Pac-12 media day. Over the next few days, we'll give you what we learned from one-on-one interviews with players and coaches.
Redshirt freshman quarterback Troy Williams is scheduled to make his starting debut for Washington against No. 14 Arizona State on Saturday night, UW sources told The Seattle Times.
Russell Wilson, Earl Thomas and Kam Chancellor denied reports of a division within the Seahawks players in the locker room. “There’s none at all,” Wilson said. “If anything, I think that we have continued to build.”
Pardon the poor weather analogy, but it does feel like a storm is approaching the Washington football program.
Here are some links and stats from Pro Football Focus ahead of Sunday's Seattle-Carolina game:
Cassie Strickland’s maturation is one of the most interesting stories on a team full of them. The Huskies are as balanced, as star laden and as well coached as any team in the country. Among the standouts is Strickland, who has made a successful transition from outside hitter to libero.
Jake Browning leads Folsom High against Rocklin in a battle of unbeatens tonight in Sierra Foothill League football tonight in northern California. It figures to be Folsom's biggest test yet in what Browning, the UW quarterback signee, hopes is long march toward a state title.
The above question is one that Jayson Jenks attempted to answer in his story for the Friday paper.