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After watching his team use seven pitchers Saturday, Seattle's Yusei Kikuchi wanted to give the bullpen a break. Kikuchi needed just 96 pitches to complete a two-hitter Sunday that led the Mariners over the Toronto Blue Jays 7-0, Seattle's third shutout of the season. Kikuchi (5-8) struck out eight, walked one and retired the final 14 batters in his first win since beating Baltimore on June 23.
Those who read Maria Semple's bestselling 2012 novel Where'd You Go, Bernadette?, know it's a complicated love-hate letter to the city of Seattle, including its restaurants, where key scenes are set. But even though the book name drops plenty of places residents recognize — such as Lola, Wild Ginger, and Macrina Bakery — the movie version appears to be lacking such representation. In fact, the only Seattle restaurant that the film showcases in character is the SkyCIty Restaurant at the Space Needle … which closed years ago. Chalk it up to Hollywood logistics. The majority of the movie — opening this weekend to mixed reviews — was filmed in Pittsburgh, Vancouver, and Greenland. “It really comes
PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. (AP) — In a story Aug. 17 about a bicycle race at Mount Washington, The Associated Press reported erroneously the last name of the second place finisher in the women's division. Her name is Lane Marder, not Lane Marden. A corrected version of the story is below: Bicyclists ride up the highest peak in the Northeast A Massachusetts man and a Pennsylvania woman have won the grueling bicycle race up the highest peak in the northeastern United States. Associated Press PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. (AP) — A Massachusetts man and a Pennsylvania woman won the grueling bicycle race up Mount Washington, the highest peak in the northeastern United States. Erik Levinsohn, of Boston, and Stefanie
Caption Close Read on for the most recent top news you may have missed in Seattle. Seattle home prices still dropping as Tacoma home values rise, study finds Median home sales prices declined once again last month in Seattle, while in Tacoma home values increased by thousands of dollars over the same time last year, according to a new survey released Thursday. Proposal would pressure Seattle's DOT to build more bike lanes Legislation proposed by Seattle Councilmember Mike O'Brien would create new requirements for bike lane construction. Family searches for answers after son killed outside Seattle nightclub A family in Tacoma is talking about the life of their only son, who was gunned down outside