(Corvallis, OR) -- The Beavers are off this weekend. Oregon State will resume action when they host Stanford next Saturday. The Beavers are 1-and-2 on the season.
(Stanford, CA) -- Number-17 Oregon is looking to pick up a crucial Pac-12 victory on the road tomorrow. The Ducks will visit the Stanford Cardinal. It's the first conference game of the season for Oregon, which is 2-and-1.
(Pittsburgh, PA) -- Austin Nola grounded into a double play in the 11th inning but it was enough to plate the go-ahead run as the Mariners clipped the Pirates 6-5 in Pittsburgh. Nola also tied the game in the seventh inning with a single. Shed Long drove in a pair of runs for Seattle. Brandon Brennan got the win for the Mariners. Seattle improves to 65-and-88 on the season and will visit the Orioles tonight.
(Portland, OR) -- The Timbers' fight for a playoff spot continues Sunday. Portland will host Minnesota United. The Timbers are eighth in the Western Conference with 43 points. Portland is one point back of Dallas and San Jose for the final playoff spots in the Western Conference.
(Renton, WA) -- The Seahawks are hard at work as they get ready to host the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. Seattle won't have to face quarterback Drew Brees, who suffered a thumb injury in a loss to the Rams this past Sunday. The Seahawks are 2-and-0 after close wins over the Bengals at home and the Steelers on the road.
(Renton, WA) -- According to ESPN, the Seahawks have looked into Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey. Multiple suitors have reportedly inquired into the availability of the cornerback. The Pro Bowl cornerback has reportedly requested a trade after recent struggles in Jacksonville and a sideline issue with head coach Doug Marrone.
(Stanford, CA) -- Number-17 Oregon will look to kick off Pac-12 play with a win on Saturday. The Ducks will visit Stanford. Oregon is 2-and-1 on the season after winning two in a row following a season-opening loss to Auburn.
(Corvallis, OR) -- Oregon State will be getting the weekend off. The Beavers will return to action when they host Stanford next Saturday. Oregon State got its first win defeating Cal Poly 45-7 this past Saturday.
(Portland, OR) -- The Timbers failed to score a goal as they were blanked 2-0 by the New York Red Bulls at home. Portland remains at 43 points. The Timbers are eighth in the Western Conference and a point back of FC Dallas for the final playoff spot.
(Renton, WA) -- The Seahawks are hard at work as they get ready for a home tilt with the Saints on Sunday. Seattle is off to a 2-and-0 start on the season with wins over the Bengals and Steelers. New Orleans will be without quarterback Drew Brees on Sunday.
(Renton, WA) -- The latest injury report is out for the Seahawks. Among those that didn't practice was center Ethan Pocic with a neck issue and tackle D.J. Fluker, who is battling an ankle injury. Tackle Duane Brown was limited but it was not injury related. Tyler Lockett did not practice but it was not injury related as well.
(Eugene, OR) -- Nike can add an Emmy award to its trophy case, thanks to its partnership with Wieden and Kennedy and Colin Kaepernick. Last year, the company debuted their "Dream Crazy" commercial with the quarterback-turned-activist as part of the company's 30th anniversary of the "Just Do It" campaign. The video included Serena Williams and LeBron James and was narrated by Kaepernick.
(Portland, OR) -- The push for the playoffs continues tonight as the Timbers welcome the Red Bulls to Providence Park. It'll be the club's seventh-straight home game after playing the majority of the first half of the season on the road following renovations to the stadium. The Tims are currently seventh in the West. With a win, however, they can leap over San Jose and the LA Galaxy and be tied for fourth. Portland will play four of their last five at home.
(Pittsburgh, PA) -- The Mariners will look to continue their hot play tonight when they take on the Pirates in Pittsburgh. Justin Dunn will take the ball for Scott Servais' club. He made his first start September 12th in a loss against the Reds at home. The Pirates will counter with Dario Agrazal. The right-hander is 4-and-4 with a 4.91 ERA. He's earned two wins in his last four starts with the club winning three of those.
(Pittsburgh, PA) -- Marco Gonzales threw seven shutout innings as the Mariners beat the Pirates 6-0 in Pittsburgh. Gonzales picked up his 16th win of the year. The M's hit three home runs behind back-to-back jobs by Omar Narvaez and Austin Nola, then a blast by Shed Long the next inning. Seattle's won three-straight and five-of-seven.
(Renton, WA) -- Pete Carroll is asking the league to watch film on the helmet-to-helmet hit Russell Wilson took by the Steelers' Bud Dupree. The collision occurred during the fourth quarter of Sunday's win in Pittsburgh. Dupree was not penalized on the play, but could still receive a fine. The Seahawks will be back home this weekend when they host the Drew Brees-less Saints.
(Eugene, OR) -- Cam McCormick is going to miss his second-straight season for the Ducks. He suffered an ankle injury during the offseason and will opt for rest to heal the injury. The tight end broke his leg in the 2018 opener against Bowling Green. He did, however, go through pregame warmups in full uniform Saturday before the Montana win. Oregon will visit Stanford Saturday.
(Seattle, WA) -- The Seahawks' big free-agent addition is expected to debut this weekend. Head coach Pete Carroll said he expects Ziggy Ansah to be ready to go against the Saints. The Pro Bowl defensive end had offseason shoulder surgery and missed the first two games. The 'Hawks will be home Sunday against New Orleans, which will be without Drew Brees, who will miss the next six weeks following surgery on his thumb.
(Seattle, WA) -- The opening of the new and improved Key Arena is on track to open in the summer of 2021, in time for the new NHL team to begin play in October. The building has been completely gutted in advance of a 930-million-dollar renovation. For now, the 44-million-pound roof is being held up by a series of temporary steel support beams. Aside from the hockey season, the renovation needs to be ready for the June start to the Seattle Storm season and the NHL Draft.
(Portland, OR) -- The homestand continues tomorrow as the Timbers welcome the Red Bulls to Providence Park. They are fighting for a playoff spot as they have 43 points through 29 matches, leaving them in seventh place in the Western Conference. With a win, however, they can leap over San Jose and the LA Galaxy and be tied for fourth.
(Pittsburgh, PA) -- After the off day today, the Mariners will travel across the country to face the Pirates in Pittsburgh in the first of a three-game series tonight. Marco Gonzales will take the ball for Scott Servais' club. The southpaw is 15-and-11 with a 4.30 ERA and won his last start. Mitch Keller will take the ball for the Bucs in search of his second win for the season and career. He's 1-and-4 with an 8.29 ERA in nine starts this year. Justin Dunn and Yusei Kikuchi are scheduled to start the final two games of the series for the M's.
(Seattle, WA) -- Sounds supporters are unifying against the league's ban on political signs. The majority of the Brougham End supporters group walked out at the beginning of the second half in an act of unity with Emerald City Supporters. The Emerald City leader was removed at halftime for displaying an Iron Front flag during the first half. The league has determined the anti-fascism flag to be political display, which the MLS banned prior to the season. Groups from multiple teams will meet with the league in Las Vegas Thursday to discuss the ban.
(Eugene, OR) -- Justin Herbert threw for five touchdowns as Oregon crushed Montana 35-3 at Autzen Stadium. The quarterback threw for 316 yards on 30-for-42, while Johnny Johnson the Third had eight catches for 7 yards and two scores. Travis Dye finished with 101 yards on the ground over 17 rushes. The Ducks are 2-and-1 will visit Stanford in Northern California Saturday afternoon.
Scoreboard rewind under the Friday Night Lights. Mt. View smashed Sandy, 48-13. Summit battled on the road but came up short losing at Grants Pass, 12-7. The Cougars play at Grants Pass this week.
Elsewhere. West Salem throttled Bend, 44-19. Redmond lost a close game at Eagle Point, 29-27. South Eugene ran past Ridgeview, 34-12. Crook County blanked Cottage Grove, 39-zip. Valley Catholic of Beaverton edged Sisters, 22-19.
In the lower levels, La Pine shut down Madras, 22-3. Culver slipped by Rogue River, 13-12. Gilchrist edged Crow, 27-24 and Butte Falls blew out North Lake, 68-to-nothing.
(Corvallis, OR) -- Jake Luton threw for 255 yards and four touchdowns as Oregon State hammered Cal Poly 45-7 at Reser Stadium. BJ Baylor had 101 yards and a score on seven carries, while Artavis Pierce had 90 yards rushing on 12 carries. Champ Flemings had five catches for 142 yards and two scores while Isaiah Hodgins found the end zone twice, catching seven passes for 81 yards. The 1-and-2 Beavers will be off this weekeend before hosting Stanford in Corvallis September 28th.