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Seattle Seahawks' Percy Harvin, left, turns upfield after catching a pass from Terrelle Pryor (2) at an NFL football camp practice on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

ESPN to air two hour special from Seahawks training camp

On Tuesday, July 29 ESPN will air a live two-hour SportsCenter special from Seattle Seahawks training camp from the Virginia Mason Athletic Center.

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Sandefur nearly perfect as Bellingham shuts out Cowlitz, 2-0

Bellingham starting pitcher Aaron Sandefur came within two outs of a perfect game.

Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter watches warmups before a baseball game against the Texas Rangers Tuesday, June 3, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

Machado, Orioles get past Mariners in 10

Manny Machado lifted a bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 Sunday.

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Bergman crowned champ at Bob’s Burgers & Brew Summer Nationals

After a 14th to 2nd place run on the preliminary night, Seth Bergman made things way easier on himself en route to a $10,000 win on Saturday night at Skagit Speedway as he won the 2014 Bob’s Burgers & Brew Summer Nationals

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Ogwumike helps Sparks beat Storm 77-69

Storm lose their 5th straight as the Sparks move three games ahead of the Seattle for the fourth and final Western Conference playoff berth.

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Bellingham Bells lose to Cowlitz Black Bears 3-0

Bellingham is still #1 in the WCL with a 29-11 record.

Seattle Mariners' Chris Young delivers a pitch against the Houston Astros in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 2, 2014, in Houston.

Young pitches Mariners to 4-3 win over Orioles

Chris Young allowed two hits in seven shutout innings and the Seattle Mariners snapped a four-game losing streak by holding off the Baltimore Orioles 4-3 on Saturday.

Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch stands on the field during a brief break against the St. Louis Rams in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Seattle.

Lynch’s absence means opportunities in Seattle

The absence of Marshawn Lynch from Seattle Seahawks training camp means opportunity for Robert Turbin and Christine Michael.

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Bellingham 11U falls to Helena

The Bellingham 11-and-under baseball team fell 6-1 to Helena, Montana today at the Cal Ripken Pacific Northwest Regional Tournament in Meridian, Idaho.

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Canucks sign first-round pick Jake Virtanen 

The 6-foot, 208-pound right winger from Abbotsford was selected sixth overall.

Seattle Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor (31) celebrates a hit on St. Louis Rams' Stedman Bailey in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Seattle.

Chancellor, Okung slowed as Seahawks camp opens

MVP linebacker Malcolm Smith, lineman Russell Okung, and safety Kam Chancellor all watched Friday's first practice .

Milwaukee Bucks' Luke Ridnour poses for a picture during the team's media day Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in St. Francis, Wis.

Magic sign Blaine’s own Luke Ridnour

The Orlando Magic filled out their rotation in the backcourt with the signing of free agent guard Luke Ridnour.

Seattle Seahawks players run through a drill at the first day NFL football training camp on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Marshawn Lynch missing as Seahawks camp begins

Seattle coach Pete Carroll said Friday he was disappointed Lynch was not present.

Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter watches warmups before a baseball game against the Texas Rangers Tuesday, June 3, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

Mariners can’t solve Wei-Yin Chen

The Orioles blanked the M's 4-0 Thursday Night behind the pitching of Wei-Yin Chen

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Bells come from behind to top Yakima Valley

Heath's go-ahead single in the 9th makes the difference

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Charles helps Liberty beat Storm in OT

The Seattle Storm went to overtime with New York, but fell 84-80 Thursday Night

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Bellingham Cal Ripken squad drops two games at regional tournament

The Bellingham Titans are back in action Friday at 4pm versus a team from Helena, Montana.

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Bellingham Bells to present Jim Clem Bobblehead night

The first 750 fans in attendance on Saturday, July 26 will receive a special-edition bobblehead in the likeness of Coach Clem.

Washington quarterback Cyler Miles keeps the ball and pushes off Idaho State's Cody Sorensen on a keeper in the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, in Seattle. Washington won 56-0.

Cyler Miles suspended for Huskies season opener

With Miles, the expected starter and replacement for Keith Price out, the Dawgs will start either sophomore Jeff Lindquist or redshirt freshman Troy Williams.

Seattle Mariners' Kendrys Morales in action against the Texas Rangers in a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, in Seattle.

Morales returns to Seattle via trade

Mariners acquire switch-hitter Kendrys Morales from Twins in exchange for RHP Stephen Pryor.

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Amazon offers 3D printing to customize products

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A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

Amazon will offer 3D printing services that allow customers to customize and build earrings, bobble head toys and other items.

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U.S. doctor contracts Ebola in Liberia

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In this 2014 photo provided by the Samaritan's Purse aid organization, Dr. Kent Brantly, left, treats an Ebola patient at the Samaritan's Purse Ebola Case Management Center in Monrovia, Liberia. On Saturday, July 26, 2014, the North Carolina-based aid organization said Brantly tested positive for the disease and was being treated at a hospital in Monrovia.

American doctor, Kent Brantley, has tested positive for the tropical disease Ebola.

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Pope Francis renews attack on mafia

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Pope Francis waves as he leads a mass at the palace of Caserta, former residences of the Royal House of Bourbon, in Caserta, southern Italy on July 26, 2014.

Pope Francis called for nature to be protected from criminal abuse during a visit in the southern Italian town of Caserta, near Naples.

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Paul McGinley pulls out of PGA Championship with injury

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Paul McGinley of Ireland laughs during a news conference after being named the European Ryder Cup captain at the St. REgis in Saadiyat Islands in Abu Dhabi on January 15, 2013.

European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has pulled out of the PGA Championship with a shoulder injury.

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Dollar Tree to buy Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

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FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2005, file photo, customers walk past a Family Dollar store at Hickory Grove Market in Charlotte, N.C. Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion, the companies announced Monday, July 28, 2014.

Discount store chain Dollar Tree Inc offered to buy rival Family Dollar Stores Inc for about $8.5 billion.