WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2016
Wed., April 13, 2016, 7:59 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • You don’t have to worry about whether the Mariners will win or lose tonight. They play in the afternoon. Which leaves you all evening to fret about other things in the world of sports. Read on.
TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2016
Tue., April 12, 2016, 7:10 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Remember the old series of commercials that told you how good this one investment company had been over the years? They always ended with the warning that past performance is not a guarantee of future results. Let’s hope that’s true in the Mariners’ case. Read on.
MONDAY, APRIL 11, 2016
Mon., April 11, 2016, 8:03 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The Masters is over for another year. But the 2016 version won’t be forgotten quickly. For all the wrong reasons. Read on.
SUNDAY, APRIL 10, 2016
Sun., April 10, 2016, 8:45 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There is a story line developing in Augusta, Georgia today, one seemingly brought to you by Advil or Lisinopril. Bernhard Langer is in the penultimate group for the final round. Excuse me, 58-year-old Bernhard Langer is in the penultimate group for the final round. Read on.
SATURDAY, APRIL 9, 2016
Sat., April 9, 2016, 7:41 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Every once in a while the NCAA does something that seems attuned to the needs of the people the organization should really serve: the students who are also athletes. But usually it doesn’t last long. The point was driven home again yesterday. Read on.
FRIDAY, APRIL 8, 2016
THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 2016
Thu., April 7, 2016, 8:43 p.m.
It's doubtful either the Washington State offense or defense came away fully satisfied with Thursday's practice.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 7:35 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • You’ve probably heard the numbers on a certain voluntary medical procedure the Wednesday before the NCAA tournament opens. How men use the day to take care of the future because it allows them two to four days worth of excuses to miss work and watch the opening week. Sounds like something that might work this week as well.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2016
Wed., April 6, 2016, 7:30 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • So the Mariners won yesterday. They blasted the ball around, and out of, the Rangers home field. And then they got into a late dustup with the defending American League West champions. Anyone have a problem with any of that? Read on.
TUESDAY, APRIL 5, 2016
Tue., April 5, 2016, 8:15 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • That was a pretty nice way to end the college basketball season, huh? And a pretty interesting way for the Mariners to open the baseball season as well. Read on.
MONDAY, APRIL 4, 2016
Mon., April 4, 2016, 3:28 p.m.
Washington State center Valentine Izundu will graduate and transfer to a new school, where he will be immediately eligible to play.
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