Astros Win 9th In Row, McHugh Gets HR Help To Beat Mariners

mariners whiteHOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros matched their longest winning streak in nine years by posting their ninth straight victory Saturday night, 11-4 over the SeattleMariners behind Collin McHugh and a lot of home-run support.

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Seattle Takes Pair Of Offensive Linemen In 4th Round

nfldraftRENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks addressed their needs along the offensive line by selecting San Diego State offensive tackle Terry Poole and West Virginia guard Mark Glowinski with their two fourth-round picks in the NFL draft.

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Astros Past Mariners 3-2

mariners whiteHOUSTON (AP) - Jose Altuve's RBI single in the 10th inning lifted the Houston Astros to their seventh straight victory, 3-2 over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night. Marwin Gonzalez doubled down the right-field line with one out against reliever Dominic Leone (0-2). After a walk to pinch-hitter Colby Rasmus, Altuve got his third hit of the game - a lined single to left field

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NFL First Day Draft Picks

nfldraftNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Titans have selected Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota with the No. 2 draft pick overall, the third QB the franchise has taken in the past decade.  The Titans started three different quarterbacks last season benching Jake Locker in October for rookie Zach Mettenberger. But he lost his six starts, and the Titans couldn't afford to pass up Mariota with Charlie Whitehurst the only other quarterback on the roster.

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Mariners Beat Rangers 5-2

LOMOARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Logan Morrison had a tiebreaking, two-run double to back Felix Hernandez and lead the Seattle Mariners to a 5-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday night.

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