SEATTLE — The Seattle Sounders scheduled a friendly with Club Tijuana to get an early taste of CONCACAF Champions League.
Subscribe to Pro RSS feed
Fontana , Calif. — Kurt Busch and Kevin Harvick gave Stewart-Haas Racing a front starting row sweep for Sunday’s 400-mile Sprint Cup Series race at Auto Club Speedway, with Busch winning his first pole in nearly two years and Harvick qualifying second.
AVONDALE, Ariz. — Joey Logano tried. Brad Keselowski tried. So did Kurt Busch and Jamie McMurray.
Avondale , Ariz. — Kevin Harvick has a record six Sprint Cup Series victories at Phoenix International Raceway, including four of the last five races, but had never won a pole position here until Friday’s qualifying.
MESA, Ariz. — Will Ferrell’s career with the Mariners was shorter than Pokey Reese’s time with the team, but probably more memorable. Because unlike with the slick-fielding Reese in 2005, the Mariners won’t end up paying the comedian $1.2 million for a season in which he won’t play.
SEATTLE — On paper, the San Jose Earthquakes should pose even less of a threat to Seattle’s goal today than New England did last weekend, when the Revolution were shut out 3-0 by the Sounders in their MLS season opener.
TUKWILA — If there were a factory where you could order an ideal center back to play alongside Chad Marshall, these are the features Sounders FC coach Sigi Schmid would seek.
RENTON — If we could all have this luck on cold calls.
The opening of the NFL’s free agent market and trading period erupted Tuesday afternoon not with free agent signings, but with a flurry of trades involving big-name players that could shift the sport’s balance of power.
SEATTLE — Clint Dempsey’s combinations with fellow forward Obafemi Martins took the 39,782 onlookers at CenturyLink Field on Sunday back to last season.
PEORIA, Ariz. — Everything looked pretty simple for Taijuan Walker on Monday at Peoria Stadium. Whether it was dominating Cleveland Indians hitters or making impossible catches with his bare hand, the young right-hander made another strong case in his bid to win the fifth spot in the Mariners’ starting rotation.
LAS VEGAS — A three-race stretch of NASCAR racing in the West that opened here Sunday might need to be billed as the Kevin Harvick Swing.
Las Vegas — Three months after he underwent open heart surgery, Brian Vickers is set to make his season debut this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
You can’t say “Beast Mode” is back because he never really left.
The Seattle Sounders FC has been one of the league’s most successful franchises since making the jump from USL to Major League Soccer in 2009.