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SEATTLE — After enduring the indignity of two losses to the Houston Astros, the Mariners had the right man for a revival on Thursday as they faced the other, more formidable, Texas-based divisional rival.
LOS ANGELES — Lavonne “Pepper” Paire-Davis, a star of the All American Girls Professional Baseball League in the 1940s and an inspiration for the central character in the movie “A League of Their Own,” has died.
WALLA WALLA — The Blue Mountain Hockey School of Walla Walla is hosting the Pendleton Rough Riders Tuesday night at the Walla Walla YWCA Ice Chalet for a pair of games.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — The championship was locked up by halftime. By the time the confetti landed, Alabama was already looking ahead to the next one.
By The Associated Press
MOSCOW, Idaho — New Idaho head coach Paul Petrino will be paid at least $390,000 annually in a three-year contract approved by the Idaho State Board of Education.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Pac-12 Networks opened it football coverage Thursday night with the Utah-Northern Colorado game, with DirecTV subscribers unable to watch because of a distribution stalemate.
BEND, Ore. — The Walla Walla Swim Club (WWSC) went to its last meet of the summer last weekend at the Juniper Swim and Fitness Center here.
SEATTLE — Two teams, one in each league, are in particular disarray right now.
Rory McIlroy hit off wood chips and out of sand. He even stuck one shot in a tree branch - and went on to make par like it was no big deal.
McIlroy back at top with record-setting win at PGA
Whitman College defeated Northwest Conference foe Linfield 69-58 Friday at George Ball Court.