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KLOG Friday Sports

Posted on 22nd August 2014 at 07:28

The Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series continues with four more games on Friday. Last night Longview defeated Fargo, ND 5-3 and Lumber River, NC edged Kelso 4-3 in eight innings. The slate today features Schererville, IN versus Torrance, CA at 12:05 pm, Woodinville, WA against Lumber River at 2:35 pm, Longview battles Tri-County, TX at 5:05 pm and Kelso plays Broomall-Newtown, PA at 7:35 pm…..The Mariners return to action today when they take on the Red Sox in Boston, KLOG 3:00 pm…..The Seahawks could see some extended playing time for starters when they host the Chicago Bears in NFL Pre-Season action tonight…..The Boeing Classic gets underway at Snoqualmie Ridge today, a popular stop on the PGA Champions Golf Tour.

KLOG Thursday Sports

Posted on 21st August 2014 at 07:25

The Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series gets underway with four games on opening day. Waterford, Connecticut takes on Broomall-Newtown, Pennsylvania at 12:05 pm. Schererville, Indiana plays Tri-County, Texas at 2:35 pm. Kelso squares off with Lumber River, North Carolina at 5:05 pm. Longview battles Fargo, North Dakota at 7:35 pm. All four games can be heard on KLOG…..The Phillies defeated the Mariners 4-3 yesterday. The Phils take two of three games from Seattle. The M’s have an off day today before starting a three game series at Boston Friday…..The Friday night lights will be hitting our area soon. High school football practice began yesterday with non contact sessions. The local season begins on Friday September 5th.

Wednesday KLOG Sports

Posted on 20th August 2014 at 09:24

The Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series opening ceremonies happen today at Story Field. The ten teams from across the country are in town as the games begin on Thursday. Today’s schedule is the Home Run Derby at 5 pm followed by the Pioneer Lions Burger Feed at 6 pm. The Parade of Champions and Opening Ceremonies begin at 7:30 pm tonight. You can hear most of the games on KLOG and all of the games on klog.com…..The Mariners are playing a day game at Philadelphia after taking a 5-2 victory over the Phillies Tuesday night. Hishashi Iwakuma provided eight scoreless innings and Kyle Seager hit a home run. The M’s move on to Boston for a three game set starting Friday…..Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith had a pick-6 in his first full day of practice for the Seahawks.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

Posted on 19th August 2014 at 08:44

The Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Seattle Mariners 4-1 yesterday. Jerome Williams got the win holding the Mariner bats in check. The teams play again today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..Trevor May improved in his second MLB start yesterday, going 4 2/3 innings with three runs, seven hits and four walks. May’s Twins lost to Kansas City 6-4…..The teams are arriving today as the Babe Ruth World Series gets underway this week. The Opening Ceremonies are Wednesday at Story Field, including the Home Run Derby and Pioneer Lions Hamburger feed. The games begin on Thursday. Get all the information you need at longviewworldseries.com. The World Series Store is also open at 1206 Washington Way Suite 105. You can get tickets and official World Series clothing there.

KLOG Monday Sports

Posted on 18th August 2014 at 06:56

The Mariners are back in front in the race for the second AL Wild Card spot after they beat the Tigers 8-1 in Detroit yesterday. Chris Young pitched six shutout innings. The M’s are in Philadelphia to play the Phillies today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..The eight regional champion teams arrive in Kelso tomorrow as the Babe Ruth World Series begins this week. The opening ceremonies, home run derby and Pioneer Lion BBQ is Wednesday at Story Field. The games begin at 12:05 pm Thursday. All the info you need is at longviewworldseries.com…..The Washington Huskies are ranked #25 in the AP College Football Poll for the first time in 11 years. The Ducks are at #3. Florida State is #1. The Dawgs open the season August 30th at Hawaii.

KLOG Friday Sports

Posted on 15th August 2014 at 09:34

The Mariners open a road trip today with three big games at Detroit. James Paxton will start for Seattle against Rick Porcello today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..The Babe Ruth World Series store is open Friday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday from 10 am to 6 pm. It’s located two doors down from Jimmy John’s on Washington Way. There is still a urgent need for five host families to step up prior to Sunday’s meeting. Also, the World Series committee will be at Squirrel Fest Saturday at the Civic Center…..The Seahawks host the San Diego Chargers in NFL Pre-season action tonight at Century Link Field in Seattle. The kickoff is at 7 pm. It’s the second of four pre-season games and the first game in front of the 12th man since the Super Bowl title.

KLOG Thursday Sports

Posted on 14th August 2014 at 09:04

The Mariners completed a three game sweep of Toronto with a 2-0 win over the Blue Jays. Kendrys Morales hit a two run homer in the first inning and Hishashi Iwakuma and the bullpen made it hold up. The M’s take today off before playing three games at Detroit starting Friday…..The Babe Ruth World Series store is open at the Triangle Landing near Jimmy John’s. You can get your tickets, souvenirs and information there from 10 am to 6 pm. The World Series committee needs just five more host families. Inquire at longviewworldseries.com…..Bellevue Police have cleared Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch in an assault and property damage case. BPD says Lynch was not involved…..The Sounders blasted the Chicago Fire 6-0 to advance to the US Open Cup championship.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

Posted on 13th August 2014 at 07:59

The Mariners have moved into a tie for the second AL Wild Card spot with a 6-3 win over the Blue Jays last night. Chris Young got the win and Kyle Seager and Kendrys Morales hit homers. The M’s look for the sweep over Toronto with a win tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..We’re one week away from the opening ceremonies of the Babe Ruth World Series at Story Field. There is still an urgent need for Host Families. Please go to longviewworldseries.com for information on how you can help…..The Seahawks came out with a statement saying that a Bellevue Police report that Marshawn Lynch may have been involved in an assault and property damage case is “bogus”. Bellevue Police continue to investigate.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

Posted on 12th August 2014 at 07:54

Felix Hernandez extended his MLB record streak of at least seven innings with two runs or less, now at 16 straight outings. The Marines beat the Blue Jays 11-1 in front of a big crowd at Safeco Field. The teams will play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm. Seattle is one game behind in the race for the second wild card spot…..Fargo, North Dakota is the final regional champ to qualify for next week’s Babe Ruth World Series in Longview-Kelso. Fargo won the Midwest Plains title with a 7-3 win over St. Paul, Minnesota. There is still an urgent need for host families and game day volunteers. Please inquire by going to the website longviewworldseries.com…..Police in Bellevue are investigating whether Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch was involved in an assault and damage of property.

KLOG Monday Sports

Posted on 11th August 2014 at 09:22

The Mariners defeated the White Sox 4-2 yesterday as Austin Jackson drove in all four runs. The M’s host the Blue Jays tonight with Felix Hernandez pitching, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The 2014 Cowlitz Black Bears season came to a close yesterday with a 5-1 loss to Bellingham. The Bears ended up with a 24-30 record…..The final region champ will be decided for the Babe Ruth World Series August 20-28 at Story Field. Champs decided over the weekend include Woodinville, WA, Torrance, CA and Newtown, PA. The World Series organizing committee has a meeting set for 5:30 pm today upstairs at the LCC Student Center. Volunteers are asked to get more info at longviewworldseries.com…..The Seattle Sounders beat the Houston Dynamo 2-0 last night.