The OFP Report: Player Development, Deadline StrategyIn this week's episode of The OFP Report, Driveline Baseball's Kyle Boddy stops by to discuss player development and training, including rehabbing from injuries. Jason A. Churchill and Alex Carson chat about what to do with Robinson Cano, whether or not it's time to stick a fork in the Seattle Mariners and why the club isn't likely to be an aggressive seller at next month's trade deadline.
Oregon State's Hendrix One To WatchThere are players that slip through the cracks in the First-Year Players Draft. Those players become much better professionals than any of Major League Baseball's 30 clubs expected, and for various reasons. Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager is one recent example.
Scorpion Sting Delays Oregon State FlightA scorpion stung a woman on the hand just before her flight from Los Angeles to Portland took off.
Payton Has 17 And Oregon State Defeats Washington 64-50Gary Payton II threw down an emphatic dunk in the second half to highlight Oregon State's win over Washington. His slam came as the Beavers overwhelmed the Huskies with a 43-point second half performance en route to a 64-50 win on Sunday.
Petersen, Huskies 'Excited' For Return To Field Against Oregon StateWashington (6-5, 2-5) hosts Oregon State (5-5, 2-5) in a battle of Pac-12 North division forgottens, hoping to build on its best offensive performance of the season, showed in the disappointing loss to Arizona last Saturday.
Falk Leads Cougars To 39-32 Win Over BeaversRedshirt freshman Luke Falk made his first start and threw for 471 yards and five touchdowns
Board OKs Tuition Freeze For Oregon Undergraduates After years of sharp tuition increases, Oregon undergraduates have finally gotten a break
Keith Price 'Vastly Improved,' Decision On Starter FridayHuskies' starting quarterback, Keith Price, practiced Thursday, throwing the football for the first time since injuring his shoulder late in the first half against UCLA last Friday. Washington head coach Steve Sarkisian is closely monitoring his progress and will make a decision on who will start, Friday.
Sarkisian: 'We Got To Bang That Door Open'Every opportunity the program has had to seemingly take that proverbial "next step" has come and gone without being seized. Washington head coach Steve Sarkisian is tired of being "right there." This week the Huskies are preparing for a sturdy test against an explosive Oregon State offense which is ranked second in the FBS with an average of 396.3 passing yards per game behind quarterback Sean Mannion and stalwart wide receiver Brandin Cooks.
Heisman Watch: Get To Know That Other Quarterback In Oregon, Sean MannionThe Pac 12 has a few quarterbacks being talked about when discussing the Heisman Trophy this season. While Oregon’s Marcus Mariota may be considered the Heisman favorite at this point in the season, Oregon State’s Sean Mannion has been doing more than enough to stay in the running, and may be the ultimate sleeper pick this season.
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Study: Amphibians Disappearing At Alarming Rate A new study has determined for the first time just how quickly frogs and other amphibians are disappearing around the United States, and the news is not good.