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Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout gets ready for his at-bat during the first inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners on Monday, March 31, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif.

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Trout’s 2-run HR off King Felix leads Angels over M’s

Trout, the 2014 AL MVP, entered the game with a .354 career average against the 2010 AL MVP — the highest by any player with at least 50 at-bats against Hernandez.

Colorado Rapids fans hoists a scarf to welcome members of the Rapids to the pitch to host the Vancouver Whitecaps in the first half of a MLS soccer game in Commerce City, Colo., on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013.

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Rapids beat Sounders

The Rapids beat Seattle for the second time in a row and the fourth in 19 meetings. Colorado is one point out of first place in the MLS standings.

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Washington wraps up spring practice

The Washington football team concluded spring practice following their spring preview Saturday at Husky Stadium.

The WWU women's rowing squad Courtesy of WWU Athletics

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Central Oklahoma squeaks past WWU in Viking Regatta

In the Varsity 8 race Central Oklahoma jumped out to an early lead in the choppy conditions and held off a late surge by the Vikings.

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Team Gray beats Team Crimson in WSU spring game

Luke Falk and Gabe Marks connected for two touchdown passes in Team Gray's victory.

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Yankees edge Rays, spoiling Washington native Snell’s debut

Blake Snell, from Shoreline, allowed one run and two hits in five innings, striking out six and walking one in his major league debut on KPUG.

Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz follows the flight of his three-run home run off Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Brad Boxberger during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Mariners' Chris Taylor, and Robinson Cano also scored on the hit. The Mariners won the game 3-0.

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Cruz homers in Mariners’ win over Angels in 10 innings

Pinch-hitter Franklin Gutierrez came through with a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning and Nelson Cruz added a two-run homer, leading the Mariners to a victory over the Angels on Friday night.

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Arends of Edmonds CC to play for Bellingham Bells

Arends will join fellow Edmonds teammates Riley Storedahl and Brian Way on the 2016 Bellingham Bells roster.

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Vikings selected to play in 18th straight NCAA Regional

In other Western Washington news the WWU softball splits GNAC doubleheader against rival Central Washington University.

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Report: Bellevue football coach Goncharoff calls investigation “unfair”

The Bellevue football program has come under fire after a WIAA investigation concluded that boosters provided improper benefits to athletes.

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Rangers reliever Keone Kela out 3 months after elbow surgery

The procedure was performed by Dr. Keith Meister in Arlington, Texas, on Friday, a day after Kela was placed on the disabled list. The Seattle native experienced pain Tuesday when he pitched against Houston, his seventh outing of the season.

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Breanna Stewart & Sue Bird meet media

Breanna Stewart meet the media and the public for the first time since being drafted No. 1 overall by the Seattle Storm.

Squalicum Storm logo. Photo courtesy of Squalicum High School Athletics

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Squalicum’s Rachel Dorr Named 2016 Smart Choices Scholarship Winner

Dorr will be a guest on The Zone on KPUG 1170AM today in the 4-o'clock hour to discuss her award from the WIAA, Dairy Farmers of Washington and Les Schwab Tires .

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High school finals from Thursday

Andrew Kivlighn from Lynden will play in state basketball showcase in Bellevue next weekend

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Blazer guard CJ McCollum named NBA’s Most Improved Player

Tripled scoring average to 20.8 ppg, Charlotte's Walker second in voting

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Second annual Back 2 Bellingham Battle set for May 15

The exhibition will serve as a tune-up for the Slam, which will be competing in the Seattle Pro-Am league this summer.

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Viking volleyball adds four players for 2016 season

The student-athletes who are slated to become Vikings starting in the 2016 season are the following: Alison Davenport, Janae Payne, Grace Sears and Taija Williams.

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Sherman and Gronkowski star in digital short series

Sherman's latest endeavor involves eating beef jerky with Rob Gronkowski while wearing a Snuggie. "I'm not taking myself too seriously," Sherman said in a recent phone interview. "I do things the way I think is right."

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Cano’s 3-run homer in 10th lifts Mariners over Indians 10-7

Cano had an early single and then an RBI double in the sixth before connecting with two outs for his sixth home run this season. He had been hitless in seven previous at-bats against Allen

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Lynden baseball team gets win over Squalicum

Three county basketball players have made their college choices

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