Sports

Seattle Deserves to Host World Cup 2026

Locals get their hopes up about the joint North American bid before FIFA makes a decision in June.

Robinson Cano still seeks his first playoff appearance as a Mariner. Photo by Keith Allison/Flickr

For Love of the Shame: A 2018 Seattle Mariners Preview

With hope in short supply, it’s best to accept that we root for baseball’s worst franchise.

Robinson Cano still seeks his first playoff appearance as a Mariner. Photo by Keith Allison/Flickr

Seattle’s Unheralded Track and Field Champion

With an Olympic bloodline, Jeremy Taiwo has gone from Newport Knight to America’s top male heptathlete.

How a Vashon Islander Helped Launch the Iditarod

Tom Johnson’s passion for mushing brought “Last Great Race on Earth” to life.

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The Passion of Ichiro Suzuki

Three passages from ESPN’s article on the 44-year-old Mariner capture the sacrifice at the heart of his greatness.

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Ichiro Returns to the Mariners

The club signed the iconic outfielder to a one-year deal. Let’s appreciate the simple joy of that.

Don’t let a meh Sounders offseason keep your spirits down. Photo by Mike Fietchner/Seattle Sounders

Savor the Sounders: A 2018 Season Preview

While the offseason may have been underwhelming, don’t lose sight of how fun this team could be.

Don’t let a meh Sounders offseason keep your spirits down. Photo by Mike Fietchner/Seattle Sounders
Seattle hockey fans gather at The Angry Beaver. Photo courtesy The Angry Beaver

The Seattle Hockey Community Says It’s Ready for an NHL Team

While the city needs ice infrastructure upgrades, excitement abounds about a potential new pro team.

Seattle hockey fans gather at The Angry Beaver. Photo courtesy The Angry Beaver
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Local Gymnastics Community Calls for an End to Abuse Culture

In the wake of the Larry Nassar trail, what can be done to protect child gymnasts?

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Edgar’s still waiting… (Photo by clare_and_ben/Flickr)

Edgar Martinez Shut Out of the Hall of Fame Again

The greatest designated hitter of all-time only has one year remaining on the ballot.

Edgar’s still waiting… (Photo by clare_and_ben/Flickr)