Arrow-right Camera
The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 26, 2015

TUESDAY, AUG. 25, 2015

Monday was weird day for Northwest baseball

A GRIP ON SPORTS • Is a five-run lead safe? For most baseball teams, yes. Is a baseball game that starts on time in perfect weather conditions and those weather conditions don’t change, a game that should finish? Not necessarily. Baseball in the Northwest had a strange day yesterday. Read on.

Continue reading this post »

MONDAY, AUG. 24, 2015

SUNDAY, AUG. 23, 2015

SATURDAY, AUG. 22, 2015

FRIDAY, AUG. 21, 2015

Idaho head coach Paul Petrino looks to improve on 1-11 record of last season – his first with Vandals. (Associated Press)

What type of example is being set here? 

A GRIP ON SPORTS • What do you want out of a college football coach? Most fans would say wins. Or an entertaining team. Others at a university might cite academics and a commitment to same. But I’m sure all would agree the one thing they don’t want is bad publicity. Read on.

Continue reading this post »

SportsLink is your portal into sports news around the Inland Northwest and beyond. You'll find updates, notes and opinions, and plenty of reader feedback.

Looking for a Grip on Sports?

Vince Grippi's daily take on all things regional sports has been moved to our main sports section online. You can find a collection of these columns here.

Blog Archives

Aug. 2015
31 30 29 28 27
26 25 24 23 22
21 20 19 18 17
16 15 14 13 12
11 10 09 08 07
06 05 04 03 02