Sherman, Seahawks Draw 22,000 To Softball Game

shermanbbNot that it should come as a surprise, but Seattle is still crazy about its Super Bowl champion Seahawks. The latest example came Sunday when an announced crowd of 22,000 turned out at Safeco Field for Richard Sherman's charity softball game.

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Angels Beat M's 6-5

marinerslogo7Grant Green hit a bases-loaded single off Fernando Rodney with two out in the ninth inning after Albert Pujols tied the score with an RBI double, and the Angels pulled out a 6-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. Rodney, the former Angels' closer, replaced Joe Beimel with one out in the eighth and retired the next two batters.

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Cano Scratched By Mariners With Hamstring Issues

All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano was scratched from the Seattle Mariners' starting lineup for Sunday's series finale against the Los Angeles Angels because of tightness and soreness in his hamstring. The 31-year-old Cano asked manager Lloyd McClendon for the day off after playing all 28 innings in the Mariners' first two games after the All-Star break, a 16-inning loss followed by a 12-inning win. Willie Bloomquist started at second base sixth time this season in place of Cano, who began Sunday batting .335 with seven home runs and 34 RBIs in 93 games. ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) – July 21, 2014

Hawks Win ESPY For Best Team

hawkswinespyThe Seahawks started and finished in impressive fashion at the ESPYS on Wednesday night, as Richard Sherman was named “Best Breakthrough Athlete” and the Super Bowl XLVIII champions won “Best Team.” As Pete Carroll is fond of saying, it’s not how you start, it’s how you finish. The Seahawks managed to do both on Wednesday night, when they won the first and the last awards presented

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Clint Dempsey Among MLS All-Star List

demspyClint Dempsey is one of eight players from the U.S. World Cup team who were voted to the MLS All-Star game. On Wednesday night, Major League Soccer announced the result of the fan vote. The game against Bayern Munich is scheduled for Aug. 6 in Portland, Oregon. DeAndre Yedlin, Matt Besler, Graham Zusi, Kyle Beckerman, Nick Rimando, Omar Gonzalez and Michael Bradley also represented the U.S. in Brazil.

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