Major league owners and players seem to be in rare agreement.
Under different circumstances, Rick Rizzs would have been bubbling with enthusiasm Thursday — turned up to an even higher boil than normal from a man who thrives on undisguised zeal.
The NFL is now allowing teams to announce free agent signings, after a few days of keeping things unofficial because players can’t travel for physicals.
There were more parking spaces available than usual Tuesday at Interbay Golf Center in Seattle, but that didn’t mean the first tee wasn’t full.
The coronavirus that prematurely ended Walla Walla Community College’s women’s basketball season earlier this month isn’t expected to negatively impact, at least in a big way, four-year colleges who are interested in recruiting Warrior sophomores.
I’ve often thought — and I still might be right — that oversaturation would lead to the NFL’s demise.
More money, more jobs, and more for retirement.
As the coronavirus crisis continues to dominate our world, the concept of “social distancing” is becoming an international catchphrase — not to mention a guiding principle of a safer way of life.
So far, at least, spring training ballparks are drawing good crowds and NBA and NHL arenas are mostly full.
After nearly two weeks in Arizona watching the Mariners go through the rigors of spring training, I am much more optimistic about their 2020 outlook.
PEORIA, Ariz. — For the first time since perhaps infancy, Ichiro has begun a baseball season with no aspirations of being an active ballplayer.
PEORIA, Ariz. — You can take your pitch clocks and instant replay, your interleague games and expanded playoffs.
The morning of Sunday, Jan. 26 dawned in typical fashion for the University of Washington’s baseball team.
If a greater opportunity has awaited a first-year Pac-12 head coach, we are unaware.
Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright thinks the most spectacular play in franchise history never should have happened.
It was Sophocles, the Greek tragedian, who said, “I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.”
Stefan Frei confessed that Sunday’s match was particularly difficult to prepare for.
Sometimes, to let him know it’s not a full interrogation, you lob a softball at a player before a line of critical questions.
ATLANTA — This one, finally, was going to be a romp, a much-needed break from the nervous breakdowns of Seattle second halves past.
PEORIA, Ariz. — Julio Rodriguez has The Look.
GREENVILLE, S.C. — In a different time, it was an attractive little two-bedroom home, constructed in the early 1940s out of red brick and owned by one of the greatest players ever to grace the diamond, a towering yet tragic figure who lived the last half of his life and went to his grave as …
The two bull moose sat in a square of open ground under the fanning scales of cedar.
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Six Pro Bowls. A Super Bowl ring. The NFL passer-rating leader in 2015. The NFL touchdown-pass leader in 2017. The second-best passer rating in NFL history. And, of course, 129 consecutive games played if you count the playoffs.
GLENDALE, Ariz. — About 20 minutes after Sunday’s game, a reporter asked running back Chris Carson about the 12-yard gain he had in the fourth quarter to give the Seahawks a critical first down.
Chris Carson stood in front of his locker, speaking so quietly that you had to strain to hear.
Pete Carroll wasn’t going to get any sympathy for his busted nose Sunday.