Mariners Observe Memorial Day At Safeco Field

sports6On Memorial Day, the Mariners host the Los Angeles Angels for a 1:10pm game. At approximately 3pm PDT, the game will be halted to observe a Moment of Remembrance. Since 1997, MLB has participated in the National Moment of Remembrance by briefly pausing all games being played on Memorial Day

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Mariners over Astros 3-1

marinersSMichael Saunders hit a two-run infield single in the seventh inning to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 3-1 win over the Houston Astros on Thursday night. With the game tied at 1, the bases loaded, two outs and a full count, Saunders hit a chopper to first and narrowly outraced pitcher Tony Sipp, who was covering the bag. The batters were running on the pitch, allowing two runs to score. The play was upheld after a brief replay review.

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Seahawks Sign 2nd-Round Pick Britt From Missouri

The Seattle Seahawks have signed tackle Justin Britt, who was drafted in the second round, and tackle Garrett Scott, a sixth-rounder. Britt was taken 64th overall out of Missouri. Scott, from marshall, was the first of two sixth-round draft choices (199th overall) for Seattle. Seattle now has seven of its nine draft choices under contract. Fourth-rounders Kevin Norwood, a receiver from Alabama, and Kevin Pierre-Louis, a linebacker from Boston College, remain unsigned. May 23, 2014

Bellotti Elected To Hall Of Fame

Former Oregon coach Mike Bellotti has been elected to the College Football Hall of Fame. Bellotti's election was announced Thursday by the National Football Foundation. He will be formally inducted along with the other members of this year's Hall of Fame Class on Dec. 9 in New York. Bellotti coached at Oregon for 14 seasons and was the school's all-time winningest coach. He stepped down in 2008 and briefly served as Oregon's athletic director before taking a job in broadcasting. He is the Ducks' eighth overall member of the Hall of Fame and first since Ahmad Rashad in 2007. He's the third coach, joining Hugo Bezdek and Len Casanova. May 23, 2014

Rangers Over Mariners 4-3

mariners logo NewNick Tepesch won for the first time in more than 10 months, Shin-Soo Choo hit a tie-breaking home run, and the Texas Rangers defeated the Seattle Mariners 4-3 on Wednesday. Choo led off the fifth with his homer into the bullpen in left-center. Joakim Soria pitched a perfect inning for his eighth save. Tepesch (1-0) went 6 1-3 innings for his first win since last July 5.

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