Stories tagged: Dave Nichols
Sun., Aug. 11, 2019, 5 a.m.
After several years of the Seattle Mariners farm system bringing up the rear in national rankings, the M’s pipeline has been widely praised as a top-10 group following this season’s …
Sat., July 13, 2019, 8:29 p.m.
Allow us to gaze into the future to envision how draft picks, trade chips might shape what the Seattle Mariners might look like three years down the road.
UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019, 6:02 p.m.
It’s tough to be positive about a team that for the past 44 games has played at a .250 clip – a 40.5 win pace over a full season.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 7:17 p.m.
On Monday, Seattle Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto signaled to all in baseball that the M’s aren’t competing to end the longest playoff drought in American professional team sports for …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 7:39 p.m.
The overworked and underpaid preps writer and the debonair and charming TV anchor both went 5-1 last week, so it’s a one-game lead heading into Week 8
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 1:17 p.m.
Perhaps the overworked and underpaid preps writer should spend less time waxing philosophical or theoretical and more time actually looking at the games ahead of him.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
The Greater Spokane League has an increasingly troublesome problem. It has do to with competitive disparity between members – especially in its 3A ranks – and there’s no easy answer.
Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 5:55 p.m.
All credit where it’s due: The debonair and charming TV anchor knocked the overworked and underpaid (and still injured) preps writer off his lofty pedestal – at least for a …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 6:32 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep and Mt. Spokane, both ranked by the AP in their respective classifications, square off on Thursday at Albi Stadium.
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
Mt. Spokane gets one of its toughest draws of the season with a road game at Central Valley, which is anxious to bounce back from a stunning home loss.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 8:52 p.m.
The competitive portion of the Seattle Mariners schedule is over. It has been for a while, really.
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
The Greater Spokane League schedule features all six 4A teams against each other in Week 3 in an interesting slate of games.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 5:06 p.m.
The overworked and underappreciated preps writer got off to a two-win lead over the debonair and charming TV anchor, but as we all know these things can turn on a …
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 6 a.m.
Now that the skies have cleared and the air is a bit cooler, thoughts turn to football. The Washington high school season starts tonight in some places and on Friday …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
The start of high school football debuts a new chapter in the ongoing saga that is “Pick 6,” brought to you by The Spokesman-Review and SWX.
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 5 a.m.
Out of Right Field: Distractions abound for Mariners as Felix Hernandez moves to pen and Robinson Cano returns
As if the Seattle Mariners didn’t have enough to deal with on the field, off-field issues with their two stars and highest paid players will complicate anything the team does …
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
No one involved wants Ichiro Suzuki’s storied big-league career to end this way, but it may be unavoidable.
Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 8 p.m.
The football regular season in over, yet the 4A Greater Spokane League playoff seedings still have not been completely settled.
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 6:10 a.m.
My editors have graciously allowed me to use this space on Mondays to use pretty much as I see fit – as a column, update league races after games over …
Sun., Oct. 5, 2014
I’ve been a fan of the Washington Redskins since I was a child. One of my first memories was Super Bowl VII, huddled around a small black and white television …