Dustin Ackley traded to Yankees for two prospects

Mariners center fielder Dustin Ackley hangs his head after popping out in a game against the Los Angeles Angels. (Lindsey Wasson / The Seattle Times)

The Mariners have traded outfielder Dustin Ackley to the New York Yankees in exchange for outfielder Ramon Flores and pitcher Jose Ramirez.

Seahawks 53-man roster predictions from Bob Condotta

With training camp beginning Friday, here’s my first crack at guessing the final 53-man roster. And for simplicity’s sake, I’m listing players at their primary position, such as Bruce Irvin at linebacker though he obviously also plays rush end. Roster projections:   QUARTERBACKS KEEP: Russell Wilson, Tarvaris Jackson. CUT: R.J. Archer. COMMENT: Expect the Seahawks... Updated

Silence deafening as Russell Wilson deadline for extension nears

The deadline for Russell Wilson and the Seahawks to reach an agreement on a contract extension before training camp begins is edging ever closer.