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A Seattle Mariners batting helmet is seen before a spring exhibition baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Monday, March 24, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

Mariners: Cruz wins Silver Slugger & Scott Brosius hired as Triple-A hitting coach

Cruz hit a career-high 44 home runs, while batting .302/.369/.566 in his first season in Seattle. The 11-year major league veteran with Oakland and the New York Yankees spent the past eight seasons as the manager of Linfield College.

Gonzaga's Kyle Wiltjer (33) shoots a free throw during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Sacramento State in Spokane, Wash., Friday, Nov. 14, 2014.

Pitt faces stiff test in opener against No. 9 Gonzaga

The Panthers take on Kyle Wiltjer and No. 9 Gonzaga in Okinawa, Japan on Friday, more than 8,000 miles from the Pitt campus.


1st college hoops game in China: Texas vs Washington

Shaka Smart has brought his version of 'havoc' to Texas. The debut of his burnt orange version against Washington will happen in China. You can hear all the action tomorrow on KPUG beginning at 6:30 p.m.

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12th Man? Texas A&M sues NFL’s Colts for trademark offense

A&M previously sued the Seattle Seahawks for infringing on the trademark and the two sides reached a settlement.


Mariners acquire relief pitcher Joaquin Benoit from Padres

Minor leaguers Enyel De Los Santos and Nelson Ward sent to San Diego.

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer (3) during the first quarter of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014 in Glendale, Ariz.

Cardinals like chances in Seattle with Palmer at QB

The only time they beat the Seahawks in Seattle in Bruce Arians' time as Arizona coach, the Cardinals had Carson Palmer at quarterback.

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Bellingham’s Austin Shenton to play baseball at U-Dub

UW Coach Lindsay Meggs: He is an RBI machine, who has a chance to be an All-PAC-12 player as a freshman. This guy can swing it."

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Aldridge leads Spurs to victory in return to Portland

Big man goes for 23 points and six rebounds against old team

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Talley and Ugwoaba named 2nd-team All-GNAC

Talley was tied for 3rd in the GNAC with 8 goals and tied for 5th with 18 points. Ugwoaba played in 10 matches after getting hurt midway through the season. He was an honorable mention All-GNAC selection in 2014.

This is a 2013 photo of Jeremy Lane of the Seattle Seahawks NFL football team. This image reflects the Seattle Seahawks active roster as of Tuesday, June 11, 2013 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

After Super Bowl injury, Seattle’s Lane on verge of return

"It makes me mad and happy at the same time because it was such a big play, but such a sad moment just like that," Lane said. "I cover it up every day. Like I said, it brings me back some bad memories."

Seattle Seahawks’ strong safety Kam Chancellor, lower left, huddles with his defensive teammates in the “Legion of Boom” before taking the field for warmups before an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in Seattle. It was Chancellor’s first time back on the field following a contract holdout the first part of the season. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seattle stays at No. 8 in AP Pro32

The No. 8 Seahawks face the No. 6 Arizona Cardinals at CenturyLink Field on Sunday. You can hear all the action on KPUG 1170 beginning at 3:00 p.m.!


Mariners re-sign outfielder Franklin Gutierrez

Former Gold Glove® winner had .620 Slugging Percentage in 2015.

Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians stands on the sideline during the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014.

Cardinals say Seahawks ‘kind of in our way’

"We're playing a big division game on the road," coach Bruce Arians said. "To win division games on the road, they're huge. This is our defending champs and we have a chance to go up there and win again."

Washington State wide receiver Gabe Marks (9) walks the field during warmups before an NCAA college football game against Oregon State, Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

Gabe Marks big reason Air Raid a threat to Pac-12 defenses

Marks has 69 catches through nine games for the surprising Cougars. That's been good for 865 yards and 11 touchdowns.

Washington State head coach Ernie Kent

2 sign with Washington State basketball team

Ernie Kent adds a guard out of Pasadena, California and a power forward from Bountiful, Utah

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Squalicum girls soccer team wins state playoff opener

Defending state champions move on to quarterfinals


Canucks get road win in Columbus

Jannik Hansen scores a career high four points

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Seattle Mariners hire Manny Acta as 3B coach

First-time manager Scott Servais will have two coaches on his staff with managerial experience in Acta and bench coach Tim Bogar, who was the interim manager with Texas in 2014.


Sabonis status unclear for No. 9 Gonzaga’s opener in Japan

Sabonis took a hard fall on his lower back last weekend during an exhibition game against Eastern Oregon and remains sore. You can hear all the action between Gonzaga and Pittsburgh on Friday beginning at 3:30 p.m. on KPUG 1170.


Lockette returns to Seattle as Seahawks get back to practice

Wide receiver Ricardo Lockette arrived in Seattle on Monday after being released from Baylor University Medical Center last Thursday.

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