Seattle Mariners right-hander Felix Hernandez passed his citizenship interview on Monday morning and was set to complete the process later in the afternoon of becoming a U.S. citizen. He was born in Venezuela.
Coach Pete Carroll says a contract extension, trade, nothing, “everything” remains possible as the Seahawks work through Earl Thomas’ anger at not having a new deal or, failing that, a new team already.
The Seattle City Council has unanimously approved plans for a privately funded $700 million renovation of KeyArena, clearing one of the last major hurdles in the city's bid to land an expansion NHL franchise.
After two days of drama, skipping practices and potential team fines, Earl Thomas shows out in his All-Pro way with two interceptions against his home-state team he asked to “come get me” in December. He and Chris Carson’s career running day lead the Seahawks to a 24-13 win over Dallas in their home opener.
James Paxton starts for Mariners against Athletics and allowed two runs on three hits in four innings. He talks about being couch-ridden for three days and the frustration of watching Oakland celebrate a playoff berth.
The A’s got home runs from Jed Lowrie, Jonathan Lucroy, Khris Davis and Matt CHapman on their way to a 7-3 win over the Mariners at Safeco Field on Monday, and clinched an unlikely playoff berth in the process.
After eight years as Seahawks president, Peter McLoughlin is out. Chuck Arnold, a Tacoma native and graduate of Curtis High School who started with the team as an intern 25 years ago, is replacing McLoughlin.