The Kansas City Royals beat Felix Hernandez and the Mariners 7-3 yesterday. The M’s have lost six straight games at home as they close out the KC series tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears snapped a seven game losing streak with a 5-3 win over the Wenatchee AppleSox yesterday. The Bears will close out the three game set by hosting Wenatchee again tonight at 6:35 pm. In a game that was suspended Monday night due to a lighting malfunction Monday night, Wenatchee completed a 3-0 victory yesterday…..Clint Dempsey scored two goals to lead the Seattle Sounders to a 3-1 win over the Colorado Rapids. Tonight, the Portland Timbers host the Chicago Fire at Providence Park.
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Longview native Mickey Polis, 30, is coming back home to take over as the head men’s basketball coach at Lower Columbia College. The former Red Devil takes over from his former coach Jim Roffler who retired after 26 years. Polis has been the lead assistant at Linfield the past four seasons…..The Angels host the Mariners tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Victoria scored six runs in the bottom of the 9th inning to shock the Cowlitz Black Bears 12-11. The 9th inning meltdown came after Cowlitz pounded out 21 hits. The Bears will try and bounce back tonight at Victoria…..Hilander Dental dropped two games yesterday at the Cowboy Classic in Twin Falls Idaho. HD lost 9-4 to the Reno A’s and 8-3 to the Boise Centennials. Hilander Dental plays Lethbridge, Alberta today at 12 pm.
Edwin Diaz gave up two runs in the ninth inning allowing the Philadelphia Phillies a 5-4 win over Seattle. The M’s have lost four straight heading into an off-day today. Seattle begins a road series at the L.A. Angels tomorrow night…..Kelowna scored in the bottom of the 14th inning to beat the Cowlitz Black Bears 6-5 last night. The games lasted 4:26, the longest Black Bear game timewise. Cowlitz begins a three-game set at Victoria tonight…..The Hilander Dental Senior Legion team plays two games today at the Cowboy Classic in Twin Falls Idaho beginning at 10 am…..R.A. Long has elevated assistant Rob James as the head coach of the Lumberjack football team this fall. James takes over for Dick Abrams, who left after one season at the helm.
The Phillies scored the game’s final eight runs as they beat the Mariners 8-2 last night. The M’s host the Phils for a day game today, KLOG 11:30 am. Felix Hernandez makes the start for Seattle…..The Giants beat the Rockies 4-3 in 14 innings last night. Bud Black’s Rockies are in a seven game tailspin…..The Florida Gators beat LSU 6-1 last night to win the school’s first NCAA baseball championship…..Kelowna scored eight runs in the first two innings and held on to beat the Cowlitz Black Bears 8-6 last night in British Columbia. The finale of the three game set is tonight at 6:35 pm…..Today is a travel day for the Hilander Dental Senior Legion team as they will begin play at the Cowboy Classic in Twin Falls, Idaho tomorrow.
Clint Dempsey’s goal in stoppage time allowed the Seattle Sounders to pull out a 2-2 tie with the Portland Timbers last night…..The Houston Astros hit three long homers and went on to beat the Seattle Mariners 8-2 yesterday. Seattle has a day off today before hosting the Phillies tomorrow night…..The Cowlitz Black Bears rallied from down 10-3 to beat the Port Angeles Lefties 16-12 last night at Story Field. The Bears begin a six game Canadian road trip tonight at Kelowna…..In Legion ball, Hilander Dental beat Wilsonville 10-0 and lost to Moundtime 8-2 in games Sunday at the Willamette Invite in Salem. HD hosts RBI today at 5 pm at Rister Stadium…..Roots Sports led by Josh Wilson and Casey Frandsen lost the title game in the Spokane Hoop Fest 6 foot and over division.
Markelle Fultz of the Huskies was the top pick in the NBA Draft last night. The Blazers traded up to get Gonzaga 7-footer Zach Collins…..Former OSU Beaver Andrew Moore gets the win in his big league debut as the Mariners beat Detroit 9-6. Robinson Cano had a grand slam and a two run shot. Felix Hernandez returns to the rotation tonight as the M’s take on the Houston Astros, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Oregon State takes on LSU later today at the College World Series in Omaha. A win will put OSU into the final on Monday…..Thurston County beat Cowlitz 4-1 in a non-league game last night. The Black Bears return to West Coast League action tonight as they host the Port Angeles Lefties at 6:35 pm…..Hilander Dental begins play at the Willamette Legion Invite in Salem today.
The Mariners broke up Justin Verlander’s no-hitter in the sixth inning and rallied for a 7-5 victory. Jarod Dyson’s bunt single sparked the team to three runs in the 6th and four in the 7th. The M’s host the Tigers tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..LSU beat Florida State to advance to a rematch with Oregon State tomorrow at the College World Series…..The Cowlitz Black Bears beat the Kitsap Blue Jackets 8-1 in a non-league game last night. The Bears host Thurston County in another non-leaguer tonight, 6:35 pm at Story Field…..The Vancouver Cardinals swept two from Hilander Dental in Legion ball last night at Rister Stadium. The scores were 11-2 and 6-4…..In MLS, Minneapolis beat Portland 3-2 and Orlando City tied the Sounders 1-1…..The NBA Draft is today, KLOG 4:00 pm.
Kyle Seager’s RBI double in the bottom of the 10th inning gave the Mariners a 5-4 win over the Detroit Tigers. Game three of the four game series is tonight at Safeco Field, KLOG 6:00 pm. It’s a marquee pitching matchup as James Paxton goes against Justin Verlander…..The Cowlitz Black Bears return to play tonight as they host a non-league game against the Kitsap Blue Jackets. First pitch at Story Field is 6:35 pm…..Oregon State waits in the wings at the College World Series where they will next play on Friday. Last night TCU eliminated Texas A&M and Florida beat Louisville…..In Legion baseball, the Vancouver Cardinals defeated Hilander Dental 11-6 last night. Sam Orth had three RBI’s for HD. The two teams will play a 5 pm double header at Rister Stadium in Kelso today
Mike Zunino hit two homers to lead the Mariners to a 6-2 win over the Detroit Tigers. The M’s and Tigers play again tonight in Seattle, KLOG 6:00 pm…..KJ Harrison hit a grand slam as the Oregon State Beavers smashed LSU 13-1 at the College World Series in Omaha. OSU will play next on Friday and with a win will advance to the best-of-three final on Monday…..Corvallis avoided a sweep by downing the Cowlitz Black Bears 10-3 last night. The Bears have today off before hosting Kitsap tomorrow night…..In Senior Legion ball tonight, the Hilander Dental team takes on the Vancouver Cardinals in a 6 pm game at Propstra Stadium…..The Hart C’s team won the low gross title at the Kelso-Longview Chamber Golf Classic yesterday. The American Medical team won the low net title.
The Mariners defeated the Texas Rangers 7-3 yesterday. Kyle Seager led the way with three doubles and three RBI’s. The M’s are home tonight to play the Detroit Tigers, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Oregon State takes on LSU in a 4 pm match up at the College World Series in Omaha. OSU won its first game Saturday over Cal State Fullerton…..The Cowlitz Black Bears defeated the Corvallis Knights 6-5 on Sunday. The Bears go for the sweep today, 6:40 pm in Corvallis…..Hilander Dental edged Centralia Toyota 8-7 in Legion ball on Saturday. HD is at the Vancouver Cardinals Tuesday evening…..Washington schools defeated the Oregon schools 89-48 at the 25th Bud Clary War of the Border over the weekend. The Mark Morris boys went 5-1, Kelso 4-1, R.A. Long was 1-2 and Toutle Lake 2-3.