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Mariners re-sign catcher Humberto Quintero

SEATTLE — In need of a backup for projected starting catcher Mike Zunino, the Mariners brought back a familiar face to compete for that open job. On Monday, the team announced it had re-signed veteran Humberto Quintero to a minor-league contract with an invite to major-league spring training.

Dolphins part ways with general manager Jeff Ireland

MIAMI — Jeff Ireland’s six-year run as the Miami Dolphins’ general manager ended Tuesday, concluding a tenure that featured no playoff appearances in the past five seasons, numerous personnel decisions that backfired and heavy criticism from frustrated fans.
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Commentary: Seahawks’ Carroll defies critics and cynics

RENTON — Pete Carroll wouldn’t consider a four-year process a meteoric rise. The Seattle Seahawks’ coach isn’t patient enough to listen to a reporter’s entire question, much less appreciate that, as rebuilding projects go, he has nearly completed the job with stunning swiftness.

Analysis: NBA’s East in state of mediocrity

LOS ANGELES — If the NBA playoffs started Sunday, they would include one team five games below .500, two other teams with losing records at home and a fourth team that has gone 0-5 in its division.
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‘What do the Seahawks mean to the city of Seattle?’

The other day, I was asked an interesting question about the Seahawks. I answer lots of questions about the Seahawks these days; sometimes, it feels like I talk about them as much as I do my wife and son. This question, though, really got me thinking.
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Seahawks expect a lot of trash talk from Rams

RENTON — The defining moment of Seattle’s 14-9 win at St. Louis on Oct. 28 came when Seahawk receiver Golden Tate leapt to catch a deep pass from Russell Wilson, then taunted Rams defensive backs by waving as he raced into the end zone to complete an 80-yard touchdown play.

Report: Mariners, Cano agree on $240 million deal

SEATTLE — There is news breaking this morning from national baseball writers starting with Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes that the free agent second baseman Robinson Cano and the Mariners have agreed to a 10-year, $240 million contract. CBS Sports Jon Heyman also confirmed the deal.