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Mariners fall again in Boston, swept in 2-game set

Josh Beckett pitched his best game of the season, striking out nine and scattering four hits over seven innings as the Red Sox shut out the Seattle Mariners 5-0 on Tuesday, extending Boston's winning streak to five.

Shining Star: Lewis & Clark's Katie Larson

To earn a Presidential Scholarship at USC is a huge accomplishment, one which reflects on a person's merit, not just their academic standing. This week's Shining Star earned that award while playing three instruments (flute, alto sax, piano), and two varsity sports (golf and volleyball).

Tacoma's Lester shuts down Mariners, 6-1

Jon Lester held Seattle scoreless until the ninth inning en route to his second complete game of the season, helping the Boston Red Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 6-1 on Monday.

Zags swept by No. 19 Arizona State

Gonzaga's Marco Gonzales hit a RBI double to tie the game in the seventh inning, but No. 19 Arizona State University used a two-run double in the ninth to beat the Bulldogs 3-1.

Cougs swept by No. 11 Stanford

Brett Mooneyham pitched seven-shutout innings and No. 11 Stanford completed a three-game series sweep of Washington State with a 6-1 victory, Sunday.

No. 11 Stanford too much for Cougs

Stephen Piscotty was 3-for-3 at the plate and pitched 6 1/3 innings for the win on the mound as No. 11 Stanford knocked off Washington State 8-3, Saturday.

Cougs edged by No. 11 Stanford

Mark Appel struck out 10 in eight innings of work and No. 11 Stanford defeated Washington State 3-2 in Pac-12 Conference baseball at Sunken Diamond, Friday night.

Zags drop opener with No. 19 ASU

No. 19 Arizona State University used a unearned run and a two-run home run to beat the Bulldogs 4-2 in the non-conference series opener Friday.

Mariners score late to beat Detroit

John Jaso lined a single over Detroit's drawn-in infield in the eighth inning Wednesday night to drive in Michael Saunders with the tiebreaking run, Jason Vargas pitched eight strong innings and the Mariners beat the Tigers 2-1.

Prep scores from Tuesday, 5/8

High school regionals got underway for baseball in Washington, while a regional champ was crowned in Idaho. For scores from all the action, including GSL district soccer, click here.