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Sports Seahawks' opener a chance to start evaluations Seahawks' opener a chance to start evaluations
Between the penalties and an offense that staggered, Pete Carroll had to settle for being able to make some evaluations after the Seattle Seahawks' preseason opener.
Sports Mariners recall Ramirez to make start Mariners recall Ramirez to make start
The Seattle Mariners have recalled right-hander Erasmo Ramirez from Triple-A Tacoma to start Sunday's series finale with the Chicago White Sox.
Sports San Francisco's Candlestick Park hosts final event San Francisco's Candlestick Park hosts final event (Photo Gallery)
Candlestick Park, San Francisco's cold and windy workhorse stadium, is closing after more than a half-century of hosting sports, concerts and other events. Over the years, the park was home field for the Giants and 49ers and the site of some of their greatest triumphs.
Sports Emmert says NCAA will appeal O'Bannon ruling
Mark Emmert said Sunday that the NCAA will appeal a ruling that opens the door for college athletes to receive some of the money they help generate in major sports.
Sports NFL dynasties disappeared; could Seahawks be one? NFL dynasties disappeared; could Seahawks be one? (Photo Gallery)
The NFL does what it can via the draft, salary cap, free agency and, coming soon, expanded playoffs to engineer a sense of parity, making each team and each fan base believe it has a chance to win on any given Sunday - and to reach any season's Super Bowl.
Sports Zunino leads Mariners to 4-1 win over White Sox Zunino leads Mariners to 4-1 win over White Sox
Mike Zunino hit a three-run homer, Hisashi Iwakuma pitched seven innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 4-1 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory.
Sports Piniella thankful, reflective on time in Seattle Piniella thankful, reflective on time in Seattle
Lou Piniella had to stop, collect himself and fight back tears. It was not the type of emotion Seattle Mariners fans got accustomed to seeing from the fiery Piniella during his 10 seasons managing the club.
Sports Plenty of flags fly during Seahawks-Broncos Plenty of flags fly during Seahawks-Broncos
The Seattle Seahawks' preseason opener against the Denver Broncos devolved into a game of flag football, which wasn't unexpected in light of the NFL's renewed emphasis on illegal contact and holding.
Sports Elias, Ackley lead Mariners to rout of White Sox Elias, Ackley lead Mariners to rout of White Sox
Roenis Elias took a no-hitter into the fifth inning, Dustin Ackley led a potent Seattle offense with a home run and four RBI, and the Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 13-3 on Thursday night.