Let's play two truths and one lie:
The Mariners are in first place in the AL West.
Chone Figgins leads the team in RBIs.
Chone Figgins has the second most hits in the American League.
It was a trick! Three truths, no lies. After a successful two-game sweep over Oakland, your Seattle Mariners continue their season against at Texas tonight. Lookout Landing tells us to live in the present. Mariners (3-1) at Texas (2-1), 5:05pm, ROOT Sports, First place.
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Best Tweet from the weekend:
Going to do these work outs. I love the the gym is quiet.— Aziz Ndiaye (@ziza221) April 7, 2012
- Alex Morgan and Hope Solo debut for the Seattle Sounders Women tonight in an exhibition against Seattle Pacific. If you want to see the team in action at Starfire, single game tickets are on sale at Sounderswomen.com.
- O'Dea's Freddy Couples finished tied for 12th in the 2012 Masters. He took home a total of $156,800 in winnings. Bellarmine Prep's Kyle Stanley missed the cut after two rounds.
- Safeco Field is the 15th oldest baseball stadium in the major leagues. Art Thiel from Sports Press NW gives us his take.
- Alex Gallant from SeaTown Sports talks with Western Washington's Brad Jackson, the head coach of this year's Division II basketball championship.
- Danny O'Neil from the Seattle Times writes an informative and moving piece on Ryan Leaf's recent downfall.