US Soccer calls-up Brad Evans, leaves Dempsey off roster for Euro friendlies

US Soccer calls-up Brad Evans, leaves Dempsey off roster for Euro friendlies

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Evans, was called up for US Mens National Team (USMNT) duty for two friendlies in Europe in upcoming fortnight. His successful transistion from midfield to center back has caused the USMNT coaching staff to take notice. It is most likely that he…

Seattle Mariners: M’s trade for Outfield help in D’backs Mark Trumbo

Seattle Mariners: M’s trade for Outfield help in D’backs Mark Trumbo

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Desperate for help in the outfield, the Seattle Mariners reached out to the Arizona Diamondbacks to acquire slugger Mark Trumbo. The M’s gave up backup catcher Wellington Castillo (recently acquired from the Cubs), relief pitcher Dominic Leone, and 2 minor leaguers; Gabby Guerrero and…

Seattle Mariners:  Kyle Seager Gold Glover, Slugger, and Toddler-saving Hero?

Seattle Mariners: Kyle Seager Gold Glover, Slugger, and Toddler-saving Hero?

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The Mariners’ Kyle Seager has endeared himself to fans as an All-Star, playing amazingly on both offense and defense.   Seager has locked down the third base position for a long time coming. The Gold Glover became a super-hero during the 7-2 loss on…

Ding Dong the Witch is DEAD!!! FIFA Chief Blatter Resigns After Election, Amid Scandal.

Ding Dong the Witch is DEAD!!! FIFA Chief Blatter Resigns After Election, Amid Scandal.

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Oh how the mighty have fallen. Sepp Blatter held a brief press conference this afternoon and resigned as FIFA President. He is expected to step down once a new election in December 2015 – March 2016 is held and a new president…

Seattle Sounders FC: CONCACAF Champions League Opponents Set

Seattle Sounders FC: CONCACAF Champions League Opponents Set

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The Sounders are entering their 4th CONCACAF Champions League (CCL) appearance (4 in their 5 year existence) this summer.   The Rave Green join Cascadia rival, the Vancouver Whitecaps FC and Honduran side C.D. Olimpia in Group F. The Scotia Bank CONCACAF drawing for groups was held…

Seattle Mariners:  Shortstop Chris Taylor sent down to Triple A

Seattle Mariners: Shortstop Chris Taylor sent down to Triple A

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Dissatisfied with the bullpen inadequacies, Mariners Manager Lloyd McClendon optioned starting shortstop Chris Taylor to Triple A Tacoma to bring up right-handed relief pitcher prospect Mayckol Guaipe. The addition of Guaipe puts the M’s at 8 relievers to use during the 3 game…

Red Bulls – 1, Sounders FC – 2: Barrett get “Wings”; Power Sounders Past Red Bulls

Red Bulls – 1, Sounders FC – 2: Barrett get “Wings”; Power Sounders Past Red Bulls

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Heart Attack City The last minute heroics on display were spectacular this afternoon. The result left everyone in attendance wondering only one last question? Who actually scored the game-winner versus the visiting New York (New Jersey) Red Bulls to take the 40,000…