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Mariners vs. Astros: Live updates as M’s look to wrap up homestand with a split against World Series champs

The Mariners hit the road for 10 games starting Friday. But first Marco Gonzales starts the series finale against Houston and Charlie Morton, looking to salvage a split of the four-game series. Follow here for live updates, analysis and more.
Under wraps: Browns GM keeping draft plans private

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey is keeping his plans with the No. 1 pick private. Dorsey didn’t reveal much on Thursday during a news conference in advance of next week’s NFL draft. Cleveland has spent nearly two decades in search of a franchise quarterback. The team is expected to select […]
London Marathon says reconsider fancy dress in record heat

LONDON (AP) — London Marathon runners have been urged to reconsider dressing up in fancy costumes because Sunday’s race is set to be the warmest on record. Forecasts indicate sunshine and a temperature of 23 degrees Celsius (74 F), beating the previous high of 22.2 in 2007. Extra water, ice, showers and medical stations will […]
Michigan State names 2 faculty athletic reps after 1 quit

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University has named two faculty athletic representatives, replacing one who resigned over the school’s handling of a sexual abuse scandal involving disgraced ex-sports doctor Larry Nassar. The university announced Thursday Bonnie Knutson and Michael Kaplowitz will serve as senior advisers to school officials. They also are representatives to […]
‘Seinfeld’ actor shows up at Devils game with face painted

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Life imitated art at the Stanley Cup playoffs as the actor who played Puddy on the TV sitcom “Seinfeld” showed up at the game with his face painted as a New Jersey Devils fan. Patrick Warburton is a Devils fan and in a 1995 episode of the hit show he appeared […]
76ers center Joel Embiid doubtful for Game 3 against Heat

MIAMI (AP) — Joel Embiid remains mired in Philadelphia’s latest process, one he’s found frustrating. Embiid was still listed as doubtful by the 76ers on Thursday morning, hours before they would face the Miami Heat in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference first-round series. Embiid practiced Wednesday in Miami and was back on the floor […]
Champion Eagles to face host Jaguars in London

NEW YORK (AP) — The Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles will head to England’s home of soccer when they take on the Jacksonville Jaguars in one of four NFL international games next season. Jacksonville, which fell in the AFC title game to New England before the Eagles beat the Patriots for the league championship, will […]
Tennessee AD Fulmer signs new deal worth at least $900,000

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee athletic director Phillip Fulmer signed a contract that runs through 2021 and increases his annual pay to at least $900,000. He will receive $300,000 in annual base compensation plus $600,000 in supplemental pay for personal appearances and media services in the agreement announced Thursday by chancellor Beverly Davenport. He also […]
Seahawks pre-draft position review: Seattle may be bullish on its offensive line but likely to add more in the draft

Seahawks have drafted at least one OL every year since Pete Carroll arrived in 2010 and can be expected to do so again.
Convicted ex-high school athlete wants off sex offender list

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A judge is hearing arguments about whether a man convicted as a juvenile of raping a 16-year-old girl should be removed from Ohio’s sex offender registry. Judge Thomas Lipps scheduled the hearing for Thursday in Juvenile Court in Steubenville to consider the request of former Steubenville High school football player Ma’Lik […]
For players like Felix Hernandez, conditions in their homeland of Venezuela are sickening

Venezuela ranks last in the world in terms of economic freedom, as 82 percent of its citizens live in poverty. “It used to be an awesome country,” Hernandez said. “To see it on the decline like this is really frustrating.”
Reds fire manager Bryan Price after 3-15 start

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds’ worst start since the Great Depression prompted a quick hook for Bryan Price. The Reds fired their fifth-year manager on Thursday because of their 3-15 start, the first managerial change in the major leagues this season. The Reds hadn’t changed managers so early in a season since Tony Perez was […]
Tractors worth $50,000 stolen from Scottie Pippen’s farm

HAMBURG, Ark. (AP) — Authorities in rural Arkansas are investigating the theft of more than $50,000 worth of equipment from a farm owned by former NBA star Scottie Pippen. Investigator Mark Griever of the Ashley County Sheriff’s Office says two tractors were stolen from the farm in Hamburg, about 110 miles (180 kilometers) southeast of […]
Sharks ride depth, Jones to first-round sweep of Ducks

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Very little separated San Jose and Anaheim in the regular season, with the Ducks edging out the Sharks by one point for second place in the Pacific Division. Their first-round series wasn’t nearly as competitive. The Sharks rode their superior depth, potent power play and stellar goaltending from Martin Jones […]
LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break slump, Freeman injured

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: SLUMPING STANTON Giancarlo Stanton looks to make an impact in pinstripes when New York opens a series against Toronto at Yankee Stadium. Stanton is 3 for 35 (.086) with 20 strikeouts in the Bronx this season, and he has been regularly booed by the home fans. […]
Watch: ‘We’ve got to get the bats going’ — Mariners manager Scott Servais

Postgame notes, quotes, highlights, boxscore and video of manager Scott Servais discussing his team's 7-1 loss to the Astros.
Herrmann drives in 7 runs to lift Rainiers

Tacoma catcher Chris Herrmann hit a grand slam and drove in seven runs as the Rainiers routed the Albuquerque Isotopes 14-2 Wednesday night in a Pacific Coast League game at Cheney Stadium.
Mariners suffer seventh-inning stress in ugly 7-1 loss to Houston

The World Series-champion Astros again showed their strengths and took advantage of numerous Seattle mistakes at Safeco Field.
North Carolina scores the only goal to beat depleted Reign 1-0

Jessica McDonald scored in the 70th minute as the North Carolina Courage remained unbeaten in a 1-0 victory over the Seattle Reign FC on Wednesday.
Proposal could ban Mariners, opponents from chewing tobacco at Safeco Field

The King County Board of Health is set to vote Thursday on a proposal to ban smokeless tobacco at pro-sports venues countywide — Safeco Field, CenturyLink Field and KeyArena — in an answer to those who say the habit among players sets a poor example for fans and young athletes.
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