Greetings from a rainy Peoria. It's one of those rare days in the valley where moisture actually falls from the sky. If you think people in Seattle lose their mind when it snows, it's a similar reaction when there is precipitation in the Phoenix area. Since it's Saturday they didn't cancel school so
Any scenario in which Washington makes a rapid ascent up the Pac-12 standings requires two essential ingredients. First, the Huskies must string together as many wins as possible and Friday's 72-49 rout over Washington State gave UW its second straight victory.
Mariners pitcher Taijuan Walker won’t throw for a week because of shoulder inflammation. The Mariners also found out Friday that Hisashi Iwakuma needs to keep the split on his injured finger another three weeks.
Oregon State receiver Brandin Cooks posted a 4.33 time in the 40. But he is interesting for another reason. At 5 foot 10, he was one of the shortest receivers at the combine. In evaluations of his play, his height and lack of bulk (he’s 189 pounds) always come up.