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Iwakuma knocks Royals out of wild-card race

Mariners begin final series of the season Friday at home vs. Oakland on AM 930 KBAI.

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Wedge feels hung out by M’s about future

Mariners manger Eric Wedge says he feels like he’s “hanging out there” with little clarity regarding his future with the organization.

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Clemons back, ready to contribute for Seattle

Clemons led the Seahawks’ in sacks the last three seasons

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Stanford’s Reynolds to sit out a half vs. WSU

Stanford senior will sit out first half Saturday against the Cougars for targeting

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Sophomore guard leaves UAA program

The University of Alaska Anchorage is a member of the Great Northwest Athletic Conference in which the WWU Vikings compete.

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Mariners GM to return

Jack Zduriencik has been the GM in Seattle for five years.

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Former Slam, WWU star Duty signs with Spanish club

The 6-foot-6 Seattle native and former O’Dea High School standout has signed with the Obila Basketball Club

Detroit Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson (13) runs during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013.

Former Seahawk WR Nate Burleson breaks arm in 1-car crash

The Detroit Lions say wide receiver Nate Burleson, a Seattle native, was in a one-car accident and needs surgery on a broken arm.

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Tortorella era all set to start in Vancouver

New atmosphere surrounds Canucks franchise with new head coach in his first year

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Hawks put Okung on IR, add new tackle

Caylin Hauptmann signed off Cleveland’s practice squad

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