1. Doug Fister Trade Officially a Bust for Seattle Mariners

    On July 30, 2011, it was announced that the Seattle Mariners were going to trade young starting pitcher Doug Fister and scrappy reliever David Pauley to the Detroit Tigers for a pile of prospects...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about over 1 year ago 5,869 reads 42 comments

  2. Seattle Mariners: 10 Possible Replacements for Eric Wedge

    Eric Wedge is failing. He has some stellar players (Felix Hernandez, Hisashi Iwakuma, Kendrys Morales, Kyle Seager, Michael Morse, Tom Wilhelmsen, etc.), but he has a 25-33 record, plus two additional horrible years in 2011 and 2012...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about over 1 year ago 3,205 reads 5 comments

  3. Martins Leads Sounders over Rapids for First Win of Season

    After a franchise worst 0-3-2 start, the Seattle Sounders FC have finally won a game this season. New designated player, forward Obafemi Martins, scored the only goal in the 27th ...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about over 1 year ago 366 reads 0 comments

  4. Seattle Sounders Tie with Vancouver Whitecaps, Earn Playoff Spot

    Thanks to an incredible defense-oriented game led by keeper Michael Gspurning , the Sounders FC clinched their fourth consecutive playoff berth with a tie on Saturday against the Vancouver Whitecaps...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about almost 2 years ago 381 reads 1 comments

  5. Seattle Mariners: A Look at Where the M's Stand Among AL West Competition

    The Oakland Athletics began the 2012 season with Billy Beane’s typical group of young rookies and veteran misfits. But unlike previous seasons, Beane spent money for the long-term...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 672 reads 1 comments

  6. Seattle Mariners Finally Demote Justin Smoak to AAA Tacoma

    Hidden behind the shocking news that the longtime face of the Seattle Mariners , Ichiro Suzuki, was traded away, was another major move by the Mariners front office...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 1,048 reads 30 comments

  7. Philadelphia Phillies Offer Six-Year Extension to Cole Hamels

    According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today , the Philadelphia Phillies have offered ace Cole Hamels a six-year, $135 million contract extension with the Phillies...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 372 reads 2 comments

  8. Ryan Dempster Headed to Atlanta for Randall Delgado, Pending Approval

    According to reports by USA Today and MLB.com , the Chicago Cubs have agreed on a deal to trade away ace Ryan Dempster to the Atlanta Braves for starting pitcher Randall Delgado, and possibly a few prospects...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 2,014 reads 8 comments

  9. Trail Blazers Match Offer for Batum, Sign Ronnie Price

    According to The Associated Press , the Portland Trail Blazers have matched the Minnesota Timberwolves ' four-year, $45 million offer sheet for swingman Nicolas Batum , 23...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 1,637 reads 4 comments

  10. Ex-Seahawks Offensive Lineman, Grant Feasel, Passes Away

    According to the Associated Press , former NFL offensive lineman Grant Feasel has passed away at the age of 52...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 1,905 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA: Knicks Acquire Felton and Thomas from Blazers in Sign-and-Trade

    According to a report by CBS Sports , the New York Knicks officially announced a sign-and-trade with the Portland Trail Blazers that will send two former Knicks back to New York...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 2,389 reads 29 comments

  12. Felix Hernandez: 10 Reasons Why King Felix Will Not Be Traded

    A number of writers on the Bleacher Report, Yahoo! Sports and a good many other sports sites have suggested that King Felix might be traded away from the Mariners ...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 1,583 reads 111 comments

  13. Seattle Sounders' Eddie Johnson and Osvaldo Alonso Named to MLS All-Star Team

    On Sunday, Major League Soccer announced that Sounders midfielder Osvaldo Alonso and forward Eddie Johnson were selected to the 2012 MLS All-Star team. Alonso, 26, will be playing in the second all-star match of his four-year career...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 485 reads 1 comments

  14. Chauncey Billups, Jamal Crawford Headed to Los Angeles Clippers

    According to the Los Angeles Times , guards Chauncey Billups and Jamal Crawford will be signing contracts with the Los Angeles Clippers as soon as the NBA 's moratorium period is over and players will be able to sign contracts...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 549 reads 0 comments

  15. Orioles from First Bedard Trade Beat Up Their Former Team

    Two former Mariners prospects were a key part of the Baltimore Orioles win over Seattle: Adam Jones and Chris Tillman...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 648 reads 2 comments

  16. Barnes, Bogaerts to Represent Red Sox at MLB Futures Game

    Top prospects Xander Bogaerts and Matt Barnes will be representing the Boston Red Sox at the 14th annual Futures Game in Kansas City on July 8. Barnes, 22, has a 7-1 record with a 0...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 343 reads 2 comments

  17. Angels' Frieri Looks to Join Trumbo, Trout, Weaver and Wilson at All-Star Game

    Mark Trumbo, Mike Trout, Jered Weaver and CJ Wilson will represent the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at the 2012 All-Star Game next Tuesday in Kansas City. Trumbo is batting ...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 550 reads 0 comments

  18. Seattle Mariners' Kyle Seager Should Have Been Named an All-Star

    King Felix will be going to another All-Star game. He is one of the most solid pitchers in baseball, but are other Mariners deserving of an All-Star spot besides the King? Maybe ...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 815 reads 13 comments

  19. NBA Rumors: Minnesota Timberwolves Look to Steal from Portland Trail Blazers

    According to a number of sources, the Minnesota Timberwolves are interested in a number of former Portland Trail Blazers ...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about 2 years ago 4,921 reads 27 comments

  20. Top 6 Worst Drafts in Portland Trail Blazer History

    The Portland Trail Blazers just completed their draft—hopefully a good one. In previous years, they have had some of the worst picks in NBA history, picking failed professionals over Hall of Famers...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about over 2 years ago 3,471 reads 6 comments

  21. NW Basketball Update: Ex-Huskies Drafted Fast, Roy and Allen Free Agency Update

    Despite lacking an NBA team, many players with Northwest ties have been in the headlines the last few days. This article is dedicated to all the ex-Sonics fans who still keep tabs on Washington state's NBA players...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about over 2 years ago 641 reads 8 comments

  22. Probable All-Stars of the Lost Angels of Anaheim

    The Los Angeles Angels are lost. They have Albert Pujols as their first baseman and he's only hit four homers. They have a kick-ass rotation led by Jered Weaver . They have their bullpen with Ernesto Frieri and Scott Downs...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about over 2 years ago 410 reads 0 comments

  23. Brandon League: 7 Possible Homes for Mariners Closer

    Despite a recent slump, Brandon League has been a solid closer for the Seattle Mariners in the last two-and-a-half seasons...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about over 2 years ago 962 reads 6 comments

  24. Bryan Meredith, Sounders Backup Keeper, Is Having Success as a Starter

    When Michael Gspurning went down with a hip injury, backup keeper Andrew Weber couldn’t become the regular starter because of a wrist injury. Weber’s backup, Josh Ford, couldn’t either because of an ACL tear...

    Wes Murry Written by Wes Murry about over 2 years ago 1,032 reads 2 comments