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Gaylord pumped some mystery and excitement into baseball, and now he’s gone

TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN – Gaylord Perry died today and I’m sad. For me, Gaylord, who pitched for the Seattle Mariners in the 1982 season and part of 1983, ...

Apple Cup back to normal, and Wilson got his money so don’t feel sorry for him

  TERRY MOSHERA TOP OF THE TOWN ‑ I don’t feel sorry for Russell Wilson. He got what he wanted – MONEY – and now Denver Bronco fans get what they don’t ...

What the heck is wrong with the Denver version of Russell Wilson?

TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THETOWN ‑  I feel  I deserve a 15-yard penalty for unnecessary roughness for piling on, but I can’t help it. Russell Wilson deserves to be piled on for ...

The Nets are a mess and so is Irving

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – I’m not amused at the antics of Brooklyn Nets’ Kyrie Irving. I put myself as team owner when I think about some of these ...

With a little luck, the Mariners might have wound up in the World Series

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN ‑ This kind of surprised me. The Mariners played nine of the 11 other teams that made the 2022 baseball postseason and blew the lid ...

The Mosher family is losing it’s grandmaster, Raymo

  TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN – I’m not crying right now, but I will be soon enough. As I write this the guy who was my mentor, my teacher ...

Even the best baseball managers are entitled to make mistakes, and Servais made a big one

TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN – Scott Servais is a good baseball manager. One of the best, and probably should be the American League manager of the year for this ...

Miracle Mariners, the no-hit wonders of baseball, upset Toronto and now face Houston in playoffs

TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN – Among the top major sports teams in Seattle the only one that plays defense is the Seattle Mariners. Defense, hitting bombs and good team ...

A confident Mariners’ team is ready to give their fans something to cheer about

TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN – The majority of Seattle Mariners’ fans believe the Mariners are going to beat Toronto in their upcoming 3-game playoff series starting tomorrow (Friday, Oct. ...

Why can’t we all get along and why is Wilson having trouble in Denver?

    TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THETOWN ‑ Why can’t we all get along? I have lived long enough to know when we disagreed on policy but got along as friends. Now ...

Mariners stumble home after a disaster of a road trip, still alive in the playoff hunt

TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN ‑ Suddenly things are falling apart of the miracle run of the Seattle Mariners. Poised to take perhaps the top Wild Card spot in the ...

Russell Wilson wasn’t conditioned to go for it on 4th and five

  TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN – Colin Cowherd had an interesting observation the other day on his TV sports talk show. Some people feel Russell Wilson should have insisted to ...

Seahawks have the worse quarterbacks in the NFL

TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN –The Seattle Seahawks open the 2022 season with the worse starting quarterback in the NFL. How do you think that’s going to go? Yes, Geno Smith ...

Aces are wild and a Storm is brewing

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – If you are in Las Vegas to play poker on the Strip four aces would be heaven. That’s what the Seattle Storm will see ...

To see some success this NFL football season I may have to resort to Pinochle

  TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN ‑ In football, no matter the level, the most important player is the quarterback. At the lowest levels – peewees – they are the ...

The most dangerous man in the world, even more dangerous than Putin, is 45

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – Many of the people I connect with or see on social media have no clue what will happen if 45 gets reelected to the ...

Storm is brewing, but not good enough to win another WNBA title

  TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN – I don’t expect Seattle Storm to win another WNBA championship this season. They have a major weakness despite having four players you can ...

Six games is not enough to hold Watson accountable.

  TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN ­– I don’t know, maybe I’m too moral. Maybe I should rob a bank or something to settle into what is becoming more and ...

The giant that was Bill Russell echoes like a cackle and brings back memories

k TERRY MOSHER   TOP OF THE TOWN – We lost one of the greatest basketball players of all time today (July 31) when Bill Russell passed. Bill was 88 and was ...

Superstars jumping from team to team bugs me

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – Maybe it’s just me, but the trend of superstars in professional basketball jumping from team to team and bringing along their buddies or joining ...