WALLA WALLA — The Sweets had a perfect game going against the Wenatchee AppleSox through five innings Wednesday before Enzo Apodaca and Michael O’Hara spoiled the no-hit bid in the sixth with consecutive doubles, knotting the score at 2-2.
TOKYO — The most closely watched members of the United States Olympic gymnastics team in Tokyo will not be superstar Simone Biles or her fellow athletes, but the doctors and therapists hired to treat them as the sport works to put years of scandal behind it.
Basketball player Sue Bird and baseball player Eddy Alvarez will be Team USA's flag bearers at this week's opening ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics, the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee said on Wednesday.
TOKYO — World champions the United States were dealt a 3-0 drubbing by Sweden to end a 30-month unbeaten run, and the Netherlands put 10 goals past a hapless Zambia on a day of drama as the Olympics women's soccer tournament kicked off.
The Seattle Kraken will soon go from a team with merely a logo, color scheme and Twitter account to a fully fleshed out roster of players for the first season of NHL hockey in the Emerald City since 1924.
TOKYO — Forget the mass choreography, the huge props and the cornucopia of dancer, actors and lights associated with an Olympic Games opening ceremony. Tokyo's grand opening on Friday will have none of that splendour or grandiosity.
DENVER — The starting pitcher that the Mariners desperately need to return to his previous form of seasons past took the mound Tuesday night at Coors Field, squaring off against an opposing starting pitcher the Mariners would gleefully add to their injury-riddled rotation for this season and…
Imagine a floatplane descending onto the waters of Lake Union carrying goaltender Carey Price, who is whisked ashore and on to the big stage at Gas Works Park, where thousands of cheering Kraken fans welcome the franchise’s new marquee player.
For Mitch Haniger, three days of work yielded production that many players would love to have over seven days. And his performance in the opening series out of the All-Star break earned the Mariners outfielder a fancy watch.
An array of celebrities — including sports figures Marshawn Lynch, Gary Payton, Sue Bird and Jordan Morris as well as Grammy-nominated performing artist Macklemore and Hollywood producer Jerry Bruckheimer — will appear to help announce Kraken picks Wednesday during ESPN2’s broadcast of the N…
Among the surprise names now available to the Kraken in Wednesday’s NHL expansion draft is Montreal Canadiens netminder Carey Price, the onetime Tri-City Americans junior-team standout coming off a stellar playoff performance in which he made the championship round.
In a statement released Friday shortly after he received five misdemeanor charges relating to an incident Tuesday night/Wednesday morning, former Seahawk Richard Sherman said he is “deeply remorseful’’ for his actions and noted he has been dealing with recent “personal challenges.’’
SANDWICH, England — Bryson DeChambeau was booed by the British Open crowd at Royal St George's on Friday when he opted to hit his tee shot at the first hole of his second round with an iron rather than a driver.
The breakaway dunks, no-look passes and playful antics were replaced by players taking charges, diving on the floor for loose balls and attempting to win at all costs during a WNBA All-Star Game unlike any other.
By Bob Condotta, Sara Jean Green and Patrick Malone The Seattle Times
Former Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was arrested Wednesday morning after crashing his black Mercedes sedan and then trying to force entry into his in-laws’ Redmond residence, according to Redmond police and Washington State Patrol.
BELLINGHAM — Zach Toglia and Enzo Apodaca cranked their first home runs of the season, Logan Mercado pitched another gem and the AppleSox blanked the Bellingham Bells 5-0 Wednesday night to level the series and end their four-game skid.
Phoenix Suns point guard Chris Paul said on Tuesday his team will try to "build a wall" in front of dominant Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo in their bid to secure the franchise's first NBA championship.
DENVER — With Yusei Kikuchi’s deactivation Monday, the Mariners were left without an official participant in Tuesday night’s MLB All-Star Game. But that doesn’t mean the festivities wouldn’t have a distinct Seattle flavor.
The Mariners reinstated Yusei Kikuchi from the injured list Monday morning, meaning he passed his second required COVID-19 rapid test and is cleared to participate in the 2021 Major League All-Star Game.
When it comes to the Home Run Derby, I’ve always been a big fan of watching and covering them, especially when MLB wised up and began to use juiced baseballs to ramp up the action. I’ll throw an “allegedly” in there, but I believe it (and support it) wholeheartedly.
Nevin Harrison was certainly disappointed last year when the Olympics in Tokyo were postponed until 2021, delaying the fulfillment of her dream, but the 19-year-old canoe sprint racer from Seattle has a different perspective now.
Since the last time he came to Seattle in late April, Shohei Ohtani has become a true baseball sensation. No one has ever seen his simultaneous combination of pitching prowess and hitting dominance — not even from his most common comparable, Babe Ruth.
When Justus Sheffield was placed on the 10-day injured list just before Wednesday evening’s game with the Yankees, a collective eyeroll could be felt from the team’s fan base and plenty of snarky comments permeated on Mariners Twitter.
PORT ANGELES — John Newman Jr. blasted his second home run of the season, Logan Mercado struck out eight in five dazzling innings and the Wenatchee AppleSox ended their WCL losing skid at seven Wednesday night, topping the Port Angeles Lefties 5-1 at Civic Field.