Iwakuma Named AL Player Of The Week

iwakuma nohitterIwakuma threw 5th no-hitter in Mariners history on August 12, 2015. Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma has been named the American League Player of the Week for Aug. 10-16. It is the first career Player of the Week honor for Kuma.

Iwakuma tossed the 5th no-hitter in Mariners history on Wednesday, August 12 vs. Baltimore, becoming just the 2nd Japanese-born pitcher with an MLB no-hitter, joining Hideo Nomo. This is the third Player of the Week honor for the Mariners this season after Nelson Cruz (April 20) and Brad Miller (May 18) won the award earlier this season.

Mariners News – August 17, 2015

2015 Seahawk Schedules At KMAS

seahawks 2015schedule2015 Seahawk schedules are now available at KMAS on Cota St. Stop by and say Hi and pick up a schedule. Seahawks will be broadcast on 1030KMAS and 104.1 & 92.9FM. Pre-game will start 2 hours before kickoff. Sports Broadcast schedule.

Mariners Edge Red Sox In 12 After Blowing Big Lead

cruz081615BOSTON (AP) - Mike Zunino and Kyle Seager each had an RBI single in the 12th inning, and the Seattle Mariners blew a big lead before edging the Boston Red Sox 10-8 on Sunday.

Franklin Gutierrez homered twice and drove in four runs as Seattle rebounded from an ugly start to the series. The Mariners gave up 15 or more runs in consecutive games for the first time in team history while dropping the first two games against Boston by a combined 37-11 score.

Seattle also got five hits and three RBIs from Robinson Cano, and Nelson Cruz connected for his major league-leading 36th homer.

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Canadian Teen Brooke Henderson Wins Portland Classic

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Brooke Henderson won the Cambia Portland Classic by eight strokes Sunday to become the third-youngest champion in LPGA Tour history.

The Canadian closed with a 3-under 69 at Columbia Edgewater to finish at 21-under 267, the lowest total since the event went from 54 holes to 72 in 2013. Henderson is 17 years, 11 months, 6 days.

Lydia Ko set the age record as an amateur in the 2012 Canadian Women's Open at 15 years, 4 months, 2 days. She also won the Canadian event in 2013 at 16, and won four times at 17. Lexi Thompson won the 2011 Navistar LPGA Classic at 16 years, 7 months, 8 days.

Henderson's eight-stroke win is the largest margin of victory on the LPGA Tour since Jiyah Shin won the 2012 Women's British Open by nine shots.

Pornanong Phatlum, Ha Na Jang and Candie Kung tied for second.

August 17, 2015

Jewell Loyd And Ramu Tokashiki Lead Storm Past Stars, 72-63

SEATTLE (AP) - Jewell Loyd had 18 points, six rebounds and four assists, and Ramu Tokashiki added 13 points and a career-high nine rebounds to help the Seattle Storm beat the San Antonio Stars 72-63 on Sunday.

Sue Bird had13 points and five assists for Seattle (7-19). Bird moved past Tangela Smith into 11th on the WNBA career scoring list with 5,049 points.

A pair of free throws by Danielle Robinson gave San Antonio (7-18) a 59-57 lead with 5:03 remaining, but the Stars made just 2 of 7 field goals down the stretch as Seattle closed the game on a 15-4 run.

Kayla McBride scored 19 points and Jayne Appel added 12 with eight rebounds for San Antonio.

The Stars have lost six of their last seven games and are 0-13 on the road this season.

August 17, 2015