My story from Wednesday's paper:
The latest evaluation by Scout.com ranks Washington's 2015 recruiting class fifth in the nation.
Tracy Clark, a cornerback from Pittsburg, Calif., will start against Rutgers after playing sparingly the past four seasons.
Christine Michael, the Seahawks’ explosive but inconsistent second-year running back, is on course, but still has miles to go.
James Paxton throws 62/3 scoreless innings and Danny Farquhar finishes up final 21/3 innings.
Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner wanted to waste a two-strike curveball in front of Rockies cleanup hitter Justin Morneau.
Forward Kevin Love said he is committed to winning an NBA title with Cleveland — however long it takes.
Stefen Romero and Ketel Marte each had three hits as the Tacoma Rainiers defeated the Iowa Cubs 5-3 in a Pacific Coast League game Tuesday night at Cheney Stadium.
New England sent six-time Pro Bowl guard Logan Mankins to Tampa Bay for tight end Tim Wright and a draft choice.
Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson met the media today to talk about the preseason, his thoughts on Earl Thomas returning punts, what he does in his down time, and more. Here's a transcript with some video below:
GM finalizes deal during short discussion over lunch with Mariners president Kevin Mather.
Elena Delle Donne scored 17 of her 34 points in the fourth quarter, including the winning jumper with 8.4 seconds left, as the Chicago Sky rallied from 20 points down to beat the Atlanta Dream 81-80 to advance to the Eastern Conference finals against the Indiana Fever.
The NFL has confirmed that the Seahawks have been penalized for violating the league's policies regarding contact during mini-camp practices in June.
With some questions still swirling about what happened with the Seahawks and their fine today from the NFL, I thought I'd pass along a few other links that add some perspective:
Forward Motum played for the Jazz in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.
The NFL fined Seahawks coach Pete Carroll roughly $100,000 and the team another $200,000. The league said the Seahawks permitted players to engage in excessive levels of physical contact during minicamp in June.
Washington defensive backs coach Jimmy Lake met with the media following Tuesday's practice and talked about the position battles in the secondary, including the free safety spot that was won by freshman Budda Baker.
New manager Lloyd McClendon told the Mariners in spring training he believed in them. As the team keeps winning, Seattle fans are coming to the same conclusion.
For six seasons, GM Jack Zduriencik has taken a methodical approach to build the Mariners and he received an undisclosed multi-year deal on Tuesday.
The Mariners just sent out a release announcing a multi-year contract extension for general manager Jack Zduriencik.