San Francisco A Giant Draw At Safeco Field

Some teams are huge draws when they come play the Seattle Mariners. The Red Sox, Yankees, and Dodgers all have large national followings. But perhaps no team attracts more opposing fans to Safeco Field than when the San Francisco Giants roll into town.

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Former Seattle US attorney Now Represents FIFA Amid Scandal

SEATTLE (AP) - Former Seattle U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan is on the legal team representing FIFA amid its corruption scandal. The international soccer governing body hired the global business litigation firm Quinn Emanuel after the U.S. Justice Department brought charges against 14 people, including nine FIFA officials, alleging widespread corruption.

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Mariners Beat Giants 2-0

felix king061715SEATTLE (AP) - Felix Hernandez pitched eight innings of four-hit ball, Austin Jackson delivered a go-ahead RBI triple in the sixth, and the Seattle Mariners beat the San Francisco Giants 2-0 Wednesday night. Hernandez (10-4) allowed four hits, struck out five and walked two to rebound from the worst outing of his career.

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Most Important Figure At US Open Not Even Playing

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) - The name has become as common at this U.S. Open as Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth, Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods. And Mike Davis isn't even playing. Davis is the head of the USGA and the man largely responsible for this major championship coming to Chambers Bay. More than that, however, he might be responsible for just how hard it will play.

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Sherman Wins Good Guy Award

sherman 25Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has won the Good Guy Award from the Professional Football Writers of America for his consistent cooperation with the media. Seattle's All-Pro follows teammate Russell Wilson as a winner of the award. The Good Guy Award is given to an NFL player for his qualities and professional style in helping pro football writers do their jobs.

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