SEATTLE (AP) — Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre each hit two-out, RBI singles in the eighth inning to lift the Texas Rangers to a 3-1 win against the Seattle Mariners last night. Mariners starter Joe Saunders remained unbeaten at Safeco Field with a no-decision despite a strong performance, allowing an unearned run on three hits in seven innings.
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Sounders failed to deliver on coach Sigi Schmid's victory guarantee, tying the New England Revolution 0-0 yesterday despite dominating most of the play. In remarks to reporters Friday, Schmid promised that the Sounders would win for the first time this season. The Sounders are off to the worst start in the five-year history of the franchise, with a record of 0-3-2.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Camilo scored on a penalty kick in the 84th minute to help the Vancouver Whitecaps tie Real Salt Lake 1-1 yesterday. Camilo scored after having four shots stopped in the first half as the Whitecaps earned a point in their first home game since March 9. Second-half substitute Olmes Garcia opened the scoring for Salt Lake in the 66th minute.
DENVER (AP) — Jan Hejda (yahn HAY'-dah) scored with 7.6 seconds remaining, helping the Colorado Avalanche rally for a 4-3 victory over the Vancouver Canucks yesterday. Maxim Lapierre, Jannik Hansen and Jason Garrison scored for the Northwest Division-leading Canucks.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota racer Ryan Dungey won in AMA Supercross' return to the state last night, beating Ryan Villopoto Poulsbo, Wash., for his second victory in the season. Dungey, the Red Bull KTM rider from nearby Belle Plaine, took the lead from Villopoto on the 16th lap in the 20-lap 450SX race. Dungey ended Villopoto's winning streak at five.