Thursday, December 12, 2013
Is Robinson Cano deal a breakthrough or just a break from the norm?
Paying Cano $240 million seems risky, but the economics of baseball have changed and the Mariners also should reap the benefits of their regional TV network.
Giants still dangerous despite being out of NFL playoff picture
New York has gone 5-2 since an 0-6 start to the season.
Clean plate: MLB intends to ban collisions at home
During his 13-year career as an All-Star catcher, Mike Scioscia earned a reputation for being as tough as anyone when it came to blocking home plate.
Huskies’ Austin Seferian-Jenkins wins Mackey Award
Washington junior Austin Seferian-Jenkins won the John Mackey Award as the nation’s best tight end. Bishop Sankey will learn Thursday if he has won the Doak Walker Award, given to the nation’s top running back.
Liberty High basketball player goes from pain to gain
Kellen Birdsall is one of the state’s premier scorers despite a career of painful injuries.
The Sounders traded Mauro Rosales to Chivas USA on Wednesday, receiving 22-year-old forward Tristan Bowen and the valuable No. 2 spot in the allocation order in exchange.
Arizona pulls away after rising to No. 1 | College basketball
Listening to his coach’s admonishment to attack more, Arizona freshman Rondae Hollis-Jefferson took off from the right side of the lane, planted his right arm on his opponent’s head and unleashed a vicious tomahawk dunk that left the home crowd stunned.
Boise State hires Harsin as football coach
Boise State has hired former player and offensive coordinator Bryan Harsin to be the Broncos next head coach.
Boise State secures Harsin as coach
Boise State hires former player and offensive coordinator Bryan Harsin to be the Broncos’ next coach.
Mariners acquire Corey Hart and Logan Morrison
Seattle signs Hart to a one-year deal while the Mariners trade Carter Capps to get Morrison, according to sources.
MLB MOVES TO BAN HOME-PLATE COLLISIONS
Major League Baseball plans to eliminate home-plate collisions, possibly as soon as next season but no later than by 2015.
QB Griffin shut down for rest of the season
It takes quite the sales job to explain why a medically cleared Robert Griffin III won’t play for the rest of the season.
Seahawks fantasy tip: Looks like a good week for Russell Wilson
Seahawks’ Russell Wilson has been good, and Giants’ defense has given up some big games.
Anglers have plenty of choices despite recent cold weather
Chat rewind: Seattle Times reporter Geoff Baker
Seattle Times enterprise and investigative reporter Geoff Baker answered questions about his report on the dysfunction in the Mariners' front office and more during a live chat on Wednesday afternoon.
On the Air
Perrish Cox returns to Seahawks
With safety Jeron Johnson on injured reserve, Cox returns to Seattle.
Spokane hands Everett 5-3 loss
Statewide prep basketball scores
Basketball scores for the week of Dec. 9
Tom Chambers charged with DUI
Phoenix Suns broadcaster Tom Chambers, a former Sonic, apologized to the NBA team and its fans after being arrested on suspicion of DUI.
Wednesday’s prep gymnastics results
Gymnastics results for Wednesday, Dec. 11
Wednesday’s prep swimming results
Boys swimming late results submitted Wednesday, Dec. 11
Wednesday’s prep wrestling results
Wrestling results for Wednesday, Dec. 11
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