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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz celebrates after he hit a walk-off RBI single in the ninth inning of a baseball game to score Mariners' Seth Smith and give the Mariners a 11-10 win over the Texas Rangers, Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Seattle.

Seattle’s Cruz will get the start in the All-Star Game

Seattle Mariner Nelson Cruz has been named as starter for the American League in the upcoming MLB All-Star Game. Cruz will get the start as the designated hitter.

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Seattle native Hope Solo wins the Golden Gloves award

U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo, as Seattle native and former University of Washington Star, won the Golden Gloves award as the top goalkeeper in the Women's World Cup.

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Montgomery solid into 6th, Mariners beat Athletics

Seattle rookie Mike Montgomery put together another fine start, pitching the Mariners past the Oakland Athletics Sunday.

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McCoughtry leads Dream over Storm 72-64

Angel McCoughtry scored 23 points and the Atlanta Dream held off the Seattle Storm 72-64 on Sunday.

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McClendon to take leave from Mariners for sister’s funeral

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon will miss his team's upcoming three-game series against the Detroit Tigers to attend a funeral for his sister.

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Report: Blazers assistant coach fired after Aldridge remarks

Portland's president of basketball operations Neil Olshey confirmed the news to The Oregonian.

Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) celebrates after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 105-99.

Bye bye Blazers: LaMarcus Aldridge chooses the San Antonio Spurs

The Dallas native says on Twitter, "I'm happy to say I'm going home to Texas and will be a Spur!! I'm excited to join the team and be close to my family and friends."

Seattle Sounders supporters in a crowd of nearly 40,000 hold up scarves at the start of an an MLS soccer match against the New England Revolution, Sunday, March 8, 2015, in Seattle.

Mears’ first MLS goal lifts Sounders past United, 1-0

The Sounders (10-7-2) snapped a three-game losing streak and climbed into a tie with Vancouver atop the Western Conference.

Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz follows the flight of his three-run home run off Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Brad Boxberger during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Mariners' Chris Taylor, and Robinson Cano also scored on the hit. The Mariners won the game 3-0.

Mariners hit 4 HR’s in win over A’s

The Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 9-5 Friday night for their third win in four games.

Portland Trail Blazers' Robin Lopez (42) reaches over San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green (4) for a rebound during the first half of Game 1 of a Western Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series, Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in San Antonio.

AP source: Knicks agree to deal with center Robin Lopez

Lopez will leave the Portland Trail Blazers to fill the open spot in the middle for the Knicks

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11 home games for WWU men’s soccer in 2015

The Western Washington University men’s soccer team will play will play 11 home games including two exhibition games, during the 2015 season, at Robert S. Harrington Field on Western’s campus.

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Bells win series against Pippins with 10 – 1 blow out.

Arron Stroosma put it away in the 2nd with a bases loaded 3 run double.

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard

AP Source: Blazers reach deal with Lillard, sign Ed Davis

Lillard's extension is reportedly worth more than $120 million. Davis averaged 8.3 points and 7.6 rebounds in his first season with the Lakers last year.

Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge (12) reacts after making a basket while being fouled during the fourth quarter in Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Houston Rockets Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Houston. The Trail Blazers won 122-120 in overtime.

AP Source: Heat now among clubs meeting with Aldridge

The person says Heat President Pat Riley is to meet with Aldridge in Los Angeles

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M’s continue road trip in Oakland

The M's enter the road series with a two-game winning streak after sweeping the Padres on Tuesday and Wednesday.

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Post 7 sweeps first two games at 4th of July tournament

Bellingham has a double-header again on Friday, facing the Northeast 49ers at 4:00 p.m. and the Spokane Northstars at 6:30 p.m at Rogers High School in Spokane.

FILE - In this Saturday, June 6, 2015, file photo, Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano, right, walks on the field after he grounded into a double play with the bases loaded to end the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Mariners' Willie Bloomquist (8) was left on base on the play. Cano isn't supposed to hear boos at home. It wasn't part of the deal when he signed for $240 million and 10 years in Seattle. But with the underperforming Mariners having the second-worst record in the American League, Cano's struggles have become the focus for the floundering franchise.

Mariners recall Chris Taylor from AAA Tacoma

Utility infielder/outfielder Willie Bloomquist designated for assignment

Vancouver Canucks president Trevor Linden at a press conference announcing the firing of three front office executives

Canucks fire executives Gilman, Henning and Crawford

Canucks president Trevor Linden announced the three were let go "after a thorough review of the team."

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Husky football team updates roster before fall camp

Former Lynden star Bryce Sterk gets uniform #37

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Sounders sign Erik Friberg

This is the second tenure for the 29-year-old, who appeared in 26 matches for Seattle in 2011.

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