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Mariners reinstate All-Star Julio Rodríguez from 10-day IL

Aug. 11, 2022 20:30 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners reinstated All-Star center fielder Julio Rodríguez and catcher Curt Casali from the 10-day injured list on Thursday ahead of a lengthy road trip. Rodríguez has been sidelined since getting hit on the wrist by a pitch in Houston on July 30. He...

Oregon ski area sued over Washington child's death

Aug. 10, 2022 19:23 PM EDT

BEND, Ore. (AP) — The parents of a 9-year-old child who died skiing at Mt. Bachelor ski area in central Oregon last year have filed a $49 million wrongful death lawsuit against the resort and its parent company, Powdr Corp. Angela and Brian Boice of Tacoma, Washington, filed the...

Detmers, Fletcher help Angels split DH with M's; Moniak hurt

Aug. 07, 2022 02:44 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Reid Detmers pitched seven smooth innings, Mickey Moniak hit his second home run in three days before getting injured, and the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Seattle Mariners 7-1 on Saturday night to split their doubleheader. David Fletcher homered and drove in...

Royals acquire LHP Anthony Misiewicz from Seattle for cash

Aug. 01, 2022 14:54 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals acquired left-hander Anthony Misiewicz from the Seattle Mariners for cash considerations Monday. The 27-year-old Misiewicz, who will be added to the Royals' 40-man roster and optioned to Triple-A Omaha, appeared in 17 games for Seattle...

Verlander wins MLB-leading 14th, Astros rout Mariners 11-1

Jul. 30, 2022 00:10 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Justin Verlander pitched one-run ball into the eighth inning and won his MLB-leading 14th game, Aledmys Díaz hit two homers and Yordan Alvarez slugged his 30th home run of the season as the Houston Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 11-1 on Friday night. Verlander...

1 dead, 6 hurt after multiple shots fired in Seattle suburb

Jul. 23, 2022 14:56 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — A man was killed and six others wounded in a shooting that broke out early Saturday in the Seattle suburb of Renton, police said. Officers found the people who had been wounded in the shooting along with “a large agitated” crowd after callers told police...

Mariners' Justin Upton refuses minors assignment, chooses FA

Jul. 22, 2022 22:23 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Justin Upton is a free agent again. The Seattle Mariners optioned Upton to Triple-A Tacoma on Friday, and the veteran refused the assignment and chose to become a free agent for the second time this season. Seattle made the move to create space on...

No charges against officers who drove through crowd

Jul. 15, 2022 08:15 AM EDT

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — The Pierce County Prosecuting Attorney has decided against charging officers after they drove a patrol unit through a crowd and injured at least two in January 2021. Officers responded to complaints of street racers, KOMO-TV reported. Officers Khanh Phan and...

Man arrested in Olympic National Park pleads guilty

Jul. 14, 2022 15:23 PM EDT

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state man accused of assaulting a woman at Olympic National Park and ranting about an impending revolution pleaded guilty Wednesday to interfering with a government communication system. Caleb Chapman, of Port Angeles, Washington, disabled the...

Biden nominates two more judges for western Washington

Jul. 13, 2022 20:58 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — President Joe Biden on Wednesday made two more nominations for the federal bench in western Washington state: Seattle lawyers Jamal Whitehead and Kymberly Evanson. Whitehead is a civil litigator with the firm Schroeter Goldmark & Bender, where he focuses on...