Seattle Rookie Marsh To Have MRI After Injury

Seattle Seahawks rookie defensive end Cassius Marsh will undergo an MRI after appearing to suffer a knee injury in practice. Marsh was hurt after getting tangled in a pile during Wednesday's practice, the final one before Seattle broke training camp. The Seahawks have a light practice Thursday before Friday night's second preseason game against San Diego. The team did not have any further details. Coach Pete Carroll is expected to talk after Thursday's practice. Marsh was a fourth-round pick out of UCLA and was expected to contribute right away as a pass rusher for the Seahawks. Marsh had four tackles and a sack in Seattle's preseason opening loss to Denver. RENTON, Wash. (AP) – August 14, 2014

Seattle Over Blue Jays 6-3

mariners logo NewKyle Seager and Kendrys Morales hit solo home runs, Dustin Ackley added a key two-out two-run single, and the Seattle Mariners moved into a tie for the second wild card spot in the American League with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night. Seattle won for the seventh time in eight games to catch Detroit in the wild card race.

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Seahawks Say Lynch Assault Accusation 'Bogus'

The Seattle Seahawks say accusations that star running back Marshawn Lynch was involved in an assault and damage of personal property are "bogus." In a statement Tuesday morning the team says it has "the utmost respect for the investigative process," but that after speaking with Lynch the Seahawks concluded the allegations were without merit. The Bellevue Police Department released a statement Monday saying the alleged incident took place around 2:30 a.m. Sunday and that Lynch is alleged to have been involved. Bellevue police are investigating. The incident was reported by a female about 12 hours after it allegedly took place at a downtown Bellevue apartment. Police say there was no domestic violence or sexual assault involved in the allegation. RENTON, Wash. (AP) -August 13, 2014

Seattle Jolts Toronto 11-1

felix81114Felix Hernandez allowed one run in seven strong innings and Robinson Cano helped provide him with a jolt of run support as the Seattle Mariners romped to an 11-1 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night. Opening the most anticipated August series in Seattle since 2007, Hernandez (13-3) made his 16th straight start of at least seven innings while allowing two earned runs or less.

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Seattle Mariners Recall OF James Jones

The Seattle Mariners opted to add a position player, calling up outfielder James Jones from Triple-A Tacoma. Seattle made the move Monday before opening a three-game series against Toronto. Seattle had an open roster spot after pitcher Erasmo Ramirez was optioned following his start against Chicago on Sunday. Jones was sent to the minors on Aug. 1, after Seattle acquired outfielder Austin Jackson from Detroit at the trade deadline. Jones had been slumping, seeing his average drop to .258 and was in a 3-for-41 slump when he was sent down. Jones will be shifted from playing center field to playing either left or right field with Jackson locked in center. But Seattle manager Lloyd McClendon says Jones' playing time will be limited during this call up. SEATTLE (AP) – August 12, 2014