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Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik, left, talks with manager Lloyd McClendon, right, as players throw in the bullpen during spring training baseball practice, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

Mariners make more roster moves

The Seattle Mariners announced multiple roster changes on Sunday.

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Kemp homers as Padres beat Mariners 8-5

San Diego right-hander Andrew Cashner allowed one run and four hits in 6 1-3 innings.

Duke cheerleaders perform during the second half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game against San Diego State in the Round of 32 in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, March 22, 2015.

Gonzaga falls to Duke in Elite 8

Duke (33-4), the region's No. 1 seed, is going to Indianapolis to play Michigan State in the Final Four.

FILE - In this file photo taken Sept. 17, 2012, the NHL logo is seen on a goal at a Nashville Predators practice rink in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL eliminated 16 more days from the regular-season schedule Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, and if a deal with the players' association isn't reached soon the whole season could be lost. The league wiped out all games through Dec. 30 in its latest round of cancellations. Negotiations between the league and the players' association broke off last week, but NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said Sunday the sides are trying to restart talks this week.

Klingberg scores in overtime as Stars topple Canucks

John Klingberg scored 4:13 into overtime as the Dallas Stars edged the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Saturday night.

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Trail Blazers beat Nuggets, move closer to division title

LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 11 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 120-114 on Saturday night for their third consecutive victory.

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No. 2 seed Tennessee beats No. 11 Gonzaga in overtime

Tennessee beat Gonzaga 73-69 in overtime on Saturday to advance to the Spokane Regional final of the NCAA Tournament.

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Mariners prospect Victor Sanchez passes away

Seattle Mariners pitching prospect Victor Sanchez passed away in Venezuela, the club announced Saturday.

FC Dallas's Michel celebrates as he jogs to midfield after scoring on a penalty kick against the Vancouver Whitecaps in the second half of an MLS playoff soccer match, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Frisco, Texas. FC Dallas won 2-1.

10-man FC Dallas holds off the Sounders

FC Dallas played with 10 men for the majority of the night, the Seattle Sounders failed to capitalize and the match ended in a scoreless draw Saturday night.

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon is seen before a spring exhibition baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, March 19, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

Zunino homers twice, but Giants rally to edge Mariners 9-8

The San Francisco Giants rallied from a four-run deficit in the top of the ninth inning with minor leaguers Saturday in a 9-8 split-squad victory.

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WWU sports roundup

A record-setting sprinter, a couple softball victories and success for the women's rowing squad.

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Gonzaga’s 1st regional final in 16 years vs top-seeded Duke

This is the 17th consecutive NCAA trip for the No. 2 seed Bulldogs (35-2), but their first regional final since 1999. Their only previous games against Duke are two regular-season losses.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson reaches up to grab a throw as he works out with the Texas Rangers during spring training baseball practice, Monday, March 3, 2014, in Surprise, Ariz.

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson works out with Texas Rangers

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is spending a day with the Texas Rangers and drawing on his Super Bowl experience to deliver a message to the team.

This is a 2014 photo of pitcher Felix Hernandez of the Seattle Mariners baseball team. This image reflects the Mariners active roster as of Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, when this image was taken.

King Felix to start Mariners opener

In 7 career opening day starts Hernandez is 5-and-0 with a 1.52 ERA.

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Longtime Washington State baseball coach dies

Chuck "Bobo" Brayton, the long-time Washington State baseball coach and college Hall of Famer who had 1,162 career wins, has died at the age of 89.

Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts

Aldridge leads Trail Blazers to 87-81 win over Suns

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points

Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz gets ready to bat during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the San Diego Padres Thursday, March 5, 2015, in Peoria, Ariz.

Royals shut down Mariners

Kansas City's Ventura holds Seattle to one-hit game in 5-1 victory

Gonzaga head coach Mark Few watches during a practice session for a college basketball regional semifinal game in the NCAA Tournament Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Houston. Gonzaga plays UCLA on Friday, March 27, 2015.

Gonzaga and Duke headed to Elite Eight

Przemek Karnowski had 18 points and nine rebounds/Justise Winslow 21 points and 10 rebound

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WWU’s Paul and Orem named GNAC co-Golfers of the Week

Viking teammates tie for 21st at Cal State Monterey Bay Invitational

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Mariners reliever David Rollins suspended 80 games

Seattle Mariners reliever David Rollins has been suspended 80 games for the use of performance-enhancing drugs.

Washington's Nigel Williams-Goss shoots the ball in the second half of an NCAA basketball game against Eastern Washington, on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 in Seattle. Washington won the game 81-77.

UW’s Williams-Goss Named to the Pac-12 All-Academic First Team

Williams-Goss has a 3.74 cumulative GPA in pre-social science and is set to double major in communications and psychology. He also averaged 15.6 points per game for the Dawgs this season.

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A logo for the NBA playoffs and official basketballs are seen on the court prior to Game 1 of an NBA basketball playoffs basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs, Sunday, April 21, 2013, in San Antonio, Texas.

Brook Lopez had 22 points and 13 rebounds to lead Brooklyn. Nets host game 4 Monday.

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Paxton still looking for first win as M’s host Twins tonight

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Seattle Mariners' James Paxton winds up to deliver to the San Diego Padres in the first inning of an exhibition baseball game, Friday Feb. 28, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

First pitch for tonight game is scheduled for 6:10pm. You can hear it all on KPUG 1170AM beginning at 5:00pm with the pre-game show.

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Calgary police say they’re ready to handle crowds for Game 6 of Flames-Vancouver

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Saddledome in Calgary

The Canucks trail the best-of-seven series 3 games to 2. The puck drops at the Saddledome at 6pm.

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7 players from Royals, White Sox punished by MLB for brawl

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Chicago White Sox's Jeff Samardzija, center, fights with Kansas City Royals players during the seventh inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Chicago.

The Royals-White Sox game on Saturday was rained out, meaning all suspensions will begin Sunday unless a player chooses to appeal.

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WWU softball earns sweep at Central Washington, 4-1 and 7-6

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WWU closes out its regular season today entertaining Simon Fraser University in a GNAC twinbill at Viking Field.