Backtalk: Times readers sound off on the Seahawks, Nathan Hale basketball and Edgar Martinez
The Seattle Times
Northwest football fans long ago became used to Seahawks coach Pete Carroll receiving accolades from countless sources. His competence, drive and youthfulness have endeared him to all of us. But here are some recent facts: The team was found to have ...
Send Brent Musburger off by listening to his call of Edgar Martinez's iconic ALDS-winning double
For decades, Brent Musburger has been one of sports' preeminent voices, calling everything from Major League Baseball to pro and college football for CBS, ABC and ESPN. On Friday, though, he decided to hang up the microphone for good -- the ...
Seattle Mariners to retire Edgar Martinez's number
(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Seattle Mariners former designated hitter Edgar Martinez smiles as he speaks at a news conference announcing the retirement by the team of his jersey number 11, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Seattle. The Mariners will retire Ma.
Mariners to retire Edgar Martinez's No. 11 in August
SEATTLE -- As Edgar Martinez's candidacy for the baseball Hall of Fame began gaining more traction, the Seattle Mariners ownership started discussions of whether it was time to consider giving Martinez the ultimate honor from the franchise. When ...