The United States beat China 87-56 in the opener for both teams at the FIBA World Championship for Women in Turkey. Brittney Griner scored 15 points, including a dunk, for the Americans.
Sonny Gray threw a six-hitter to win for the first time in five September starts, Josh Reddick had an RBI triple and Oakland beat the Texas Rangers 4-0 Sunday to clinch the American League’s second wild card.
Judging by the pictures posted on his Twitter account, it appears as if Dejounte Murray had a good time this weekend during his official visit at Washington. He also posed with David Crisp, the former Rainier Beach High standout.
Austin Jackson beat out an attempted double play in the bottom of the 11th inning, allowing Brad Miller to score from third base and give the Mariners’ a 2-1 win.
Well, here we go. It's game 162 and the Mariners are playing for a chance to keep playing. If you would've told me that they'd be in this scenario back in spring training, I might have questioned your sanity, sobriety or intelligence.
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman appeared on NFL Network's NFL GameDay Morning show as a guest analyst and had a couple of interesting quotes the NFL Network passed along:
The bye week is over after today.
Coming off their first loss of the season, the Huskies enter their bye week at 4-1 overall and 0-1 in the Pac-12. Saturday's 20-13 loss to No. 16 Stanford raised some significant questions about the UW offense, which managed just 6 points and 179 yards.
After announcing the winners of their minor-league awards Friday afternoon, the organization had them on the field pregame to receive their awards in a ceremony.
A four-touchdown night certainly enjoyable for Cougars’ quarterback
Cristian Roldan scored the game-winning goal in 91st minute as the sixth-ranked Washington men’s soccer team beat host Portland 2-1 Saturday night.
Two-minute drill after the Huskies' 20-13 loss to No. 16 Stanford:
Their four defensive stars — the ones projected as first-round picks in next year’s NFL draft — shined bright on a sun-splashed Saturday afternoon at Husky Stadium and yet Washington lost 20-13 to No. 16 Stanford.
Huskies held to just 179 yards total offense, and no points in the second half
True freshman cornerback Naijiel Hale made his first start for UW in place of Peters. Two other true freshmen, cornerback Sidney Jones and free safety Budda Baker, also started in the UW secondary.
The whirlwind rookie season of the New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka ended with a thud Saturday at Fenway Park. Tanaka — who signed a $155 million contract, made the American League All-Star team, tore an elbow ligament and returned — collected just five outs in a 10-4 thumping by
Training camps are starting up around the NBA, so it is time to ask a blunt question: Does the league celebrated for its diversity and inclusiveness actually have a race problem? Any thought Donald Sterling was just an isolated case of bigotry was erased by a nasty situation in Atlanta.