Cubs’ Bryant records first MLB hit in 7-6 win

Kris Bryant drew a standing ovation after blooping an RBI single for his first major league hit, and reached base five times Saturday as the Chicago Cubs beat the San Diego Padres 7-6 in 11 innings.

Merritt maintains lead at RBC Heritage

Troy Merritt fires a 2-under 69 in the third round to take a three-stroke lead at the RBC Heritage.

Wa-Hi boys net win over ’Hawks

The Blue Devil boys down Chiawana, 5-2, while the girls are edged, 4-3.

Wa-Hi’s Sirmon signs with Utah State

Walla Walla High School senior Madelyn Sirmon signed her National Letter of Intent on Thursday to attend and compete on the women’s track and field team at Utah State University.

Time runs out for most at Canyon Lakes

A five-hour time limit expires for many Class B golfers in the five-school tournament on Thursday.

Pioneers scuttle Pirates

The McLoughlin High School boys tennis team swept Riverside on Thursday, while the Pioneer girls scored a 7-3 win over the Pirates.

Milton-Freewater Muni to close to public play Monday

The Milton-Freewater Municipal Golf Course will close Monday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to host a senior golf tournament for the Eastside Columbia Blues senior golf group.

Time to panic for M's?

After an offseason that led to high expectations, the Seattle Mariners are 3-6 and in last place in the AL West. Manager Lloyd McClendon says the starting pitching needs to improve, and isn’t overly worried.

Storm select G Loyd with top WNBA pick

Seattle selected guard Jewell Loyd with the No. 1 overall pick in Thursday’s WNBA draft.

Storm rebuild with top draft picks

A landmark day for the new-look Storm took place, fittingly, in a venue undergoing similar change.