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You'll excuse Dustin Ackley if he's not as graceful as some of the outfielders who often get associated with great leaping catches. Ackley, the Seattle Mariners left fielder these days, was a second baseman until mid 2013. But his impressive leaping gra…Upvote Share Tweet
nytimes.com 8 hours agoIn his first start in 17 days after being on the disabled list with shoulder fatigue, Mets starter Jon Niese gave up four runs on 11 hits in six innings in a 5-2 road loss.Upvote Share Tweet
Monday night links: Seahawks a big-ticket item, fans Building The Tip, and moreseattletimes.com 9 hours agoGetting the Tuesday morning links up a little early just, well, because. We'll begin the links to our stories on the news Monday that the team has again sold out the regular season. Here's a short story with that news. And here's another with what your …Upvote Share Tweet
Need a Hawks ticket? It’s going to cost youseattletimes.com 11 hours agoWith tickets sold out, demand and price for regular-season Seahawks games already are skyrocketing on the secondary market.Upvote Share TweetThe Seahawks’ last regular-season tickets sold out within a few hours after they went on sale Monday morning.Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks Countdown to Camp: 12 Questions for 12 Days --- Which Class of 2014 draft pick will make the biggest impact?seattletimes.com 13 hours agoWe'll continue the Countdown with a question that may seem to have an obvious answer --- which rookie will make the biggest impact on the team in 2014? I say it may have an obvious answer because the easy choice is usually the guy a team drafts first, w…Upvote Share Tweet
Ware DUI case dismissedseattletimes.com 18 hours agoA DUI case against Seahawks running back Spencer Ware, stemming from an arrest on Jan. 12, has been dismissed.Upvote Share Tweet
Monday links: Peter King rates Seahawks No. 1, and moreseattletimes.com 21 hours agoWelcome to the week when it all begins. Roughly 96 hours from now, the Seahawks will be prepping to take the field at the VMAC for the first time this season.Upvote Share Tweet
Angels shoot invisible arrows at Fernando Rodney during comebackyahoo.com 24 hours agoSome of those invisible arrows that Seattle Mariners closer Fernando Rodney likes to shoot came back around and pierced him in the rear end Sunday afternoon. Rodney did his famous archery pantomime in the eighth inning after coming on for a save with fi…Upvote Share TweetGrant Green hit a bases-loaded single off Fernando Rodney with two out in the ninth inning after Albert Pujols tied the score with an RBI double, and the Angels pulled out a 6-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Sherman draws 22,000 fans to charity gameESPN.com Jul 20 (yesterday)Not that it should come as a surprise, but Seattle is still crazy about its Super Bowl champion Seahawks.Upvote Share TweetAll-Star second baseman Robinson Cano has been scratched from the Seattle Mariners' starting lineup for Sunday's series finale against the Los Angeles Angels because of tightness and soreness in his hamstring.Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks Countdown to Camp: 12 Questions for 12 Days --- Which member of the draft Class of 2013 will make the biggest strides?seattletimes.com Jul 20 (yesterday)We'll continue the Countdown with a look at a question that could prove critical to the Seahawks' future --- which member, or members, of the Class of 2013 will begin to take big steps forward this season?Upvote Share Tweetseattletimes.com Jul 20 (yesterday)So consider this pretty much the last Sunday without football until after the Super Bowl. Will the Seahawks make it back? That was the focus of Larry Stone's column that led off our preview of Seahawks training camp in today's paper. Stone writes: "…Upvote Share Tweet
Two aces reign in this Game of ThronesMLB.com Jul 20 (2 days ago)Neither Felix Hernandez nor Garrett Richards were around when the Mariners beat the Angels, 3-2, in 12 inning Saturday night. But, says MLB.com's Lyle Spencer, both starters put on a show of excellence.Upvote Share Tweet
The great debate: Cover cornerbacksJul 21Is Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman the best cover cornerback in the NFL? The "NFL Total Access" crew gives their answers.
NFC West previewJul 21The Seattle Seahawks took the NFC West and the Super Bowl last year, but will they repeat? The "NFL Total Access" team breaks down who has improved most and who they think will take the title in 2014.
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman's celebrity softball game a home runJul 21NFL Network's Jordan Babineaux took in Richard Sherman's celebrity softball game which included squads consisting of several other Seahawk players and even NBA star Kobe Bryant.
Mariners Cruise Past MetsJul 21The Mariners beat the Mets 5-2 to hand New York its third-straight loss.
The Sammy ShowJul 22PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Over coffee Monday morning, Buffalo general manager Doug Whaley told me a story about first-round receiver Sammy Watkins reporting, alone, for an offseason practice at the Bills training center at 6:45 a.m. “He wanted to get his footwo…
Bills Report: Watkins Wows, But in the End It’s Up to E.J.Jul 21I’m in Pittsford, N.Y., summer home of the Buffalo Bills, on the campus of St. John Fisher College, 78 miles east of Orchard Park. I watched the first practice of camp, on Sunday night, and then an afternoon session on Monday. The Bills are in this Roch…
NBA: Why San Antonio Spurs won summer tooJul 21While LeBron took his talents back north, the Spurs showed why retaining is the new improving in the NBA.
Welcome to Camp HopeJul 21PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Sunday night was precisely what the NFL wants out of the preseason. The night of the first practice of the NFL summer simply couldn’t have gone better. Hope was for sale everywhere on the St. John Fisher campus here, the same way it wi…