The Mariners beat the Rays 3-0 yesterday as Robinson Cano drove in two runs with a double. The M’s host the Yankees tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm. Seattle will honor retiring Yankees great Derek Jeter with a pre-game ceremony tonight. The M’s have won eight of their last nine games while the Yanks have dropped six of eight…..The Cowlitz Black Bears have the first road game of the season tonight as they take on the Habourcats in Victoria BC. It’s the start of a six game road trip in Canada…..RBI of Castle Rock takes on JH Kelly in a Senior Babe Ruth game today, 5:30 pm at the Mark Morris Field…..OTA’s continue for the Seattle Seahawks this week. Marshawn Lynch has opted not to attend, opening up opportunities for backs Robert Turbin, Christine Michael and Derrick Coleman.
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The Mariners beat the Rays 5-0 yesterday. Felix Hernandez struck out a career-high 15 in seven innings but didn’t figure in the decision. The M’s scored 5 in the 9th to win it. The Rays and M’s are playing a day game today…..Medford beat Cowlitz 5-2 in West Coast League action yesterday. The Black Bears won two of the three and they now head to Canada for six games through the weekend…..Pacific Tech won three of four games during a weekend road trip to Orting and Port Angeles. Pac Tech hosts Plateau in a 5 pm DH on Wednesday at Rister Stadium…..North Kitsap beat Castle Rock Prep 6-4 at the Grand Slam Festival in Oregon City on Sunday…..The Longview World Series Committee has a meeting today at 5:30 pm upstairs at the LCC Student Center.
The Mariners return to action today as they take on the Rays at Tampa Bay, KLOG 3:00 pm. The Rays have lost 10 straight. The Mariners selected high school outfielders Alex Jackson and Gareth Morgan in the first two round of the MLB Draft. The selections continue today…..Austin Baker hit a walk-off two-run homer to give the Cowlitz Black Bears a 10-9 win over the Portland Ports. The Bears host the Medford Rogues for three games starting tonight at 7:05 pm…..In Senior Babe Ruth, RBI defeated JH Kelly 11-8 yesterday…..The Rainier Columbians are playing for a second straight 3A Oregon softball title when they take on Vale in the championship game today. The first pitch is 4 pm at the Oregon State Softball Complex in Corvallis.
The Mariners focus on today’s MLB Amateur Draft as they have a day off. The M’s shutout the Braves 2-0 yesterday, their 5th straight win. Seattle opens a four game set at Tampa Bay tomorrow…..The Cowlitz Black Bears open another season of collegiate summer baseball tonight as they host the Portland Ports, 6:35 pm at Story Field…..Max Tilton and Jose Hinojosa combined on a five hit shutout as Pacific Tech defeated Gig Harbor 6-0 in Senior Legion Baseball last night…..LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard were both named to the All-NBA third team yesterday. The NBA Finals begin tonight with Miami at San Antonio, KLOG 5:00 pm…..Russell Wilson has a number to go by next year after 49’ers QB Colin Kaepernick signs a six year, $110 million contract.
Rainier will have a chance to defend its Oregon 3A softball title when they take on Vale for the championship Friday afternoon, 4 pm at Oregon State. The Columbians edged Dayton 1-0 in the semi-finals yesterday…..The Mariners rallied to beat the Atlanta Braves 7-5 last night. John Buck had three hits including a homer. The M’s and Braves are playing a day game today…..Pacific Tech hosts Gig Harbor in the Senior Legion home opener today. The action begins at 6 pm at Rister Stadium in Kelso. JH Kelly beat Castle Rock Prep 21-5 in Junior Legion action. Isaac Kjose hit a grand slam…..Players are starting to show up for another season of West Coast league baseball as the Cowlitz Black Bears host the Portland Ports tomorrow night at 6:30 pm.
Kyle Seager had a homer, two triples and a double to lead the Mariners to a 10-2 victory over the Yankees. Felix Hernandez won his 5th straight and is now 8-1 on the season. The M’s take on the Braves in Atlanta today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..Mississippi defeated Washington 3-2 in 10 innings in the final of the NCAA baseball Oxford regional. The Huskies turn around season comes to a close. UC-Irvine upset Oregon State 4-2 in the championship of the Corvallis regional. The top seeded Beavers season comes to a sudden end…..The Rainier softball team is at Dayton today in the semi-finals of the Oregon 3A tournament…..In junior Legion ball, the Castle Rock Prep team hosts JH Kelly in a 5:30 pm game…..Seahawks LB Bruce Irvin underwent hip surgery and will be out two months.
Roenis Elias pitched a complete game three-hitter as the Mariners beat the Tigers 4-0 Sunday. The M’s have a one game makeup at the Yankees today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..Washington has to beat Ole Miss twice and Oregon State hosts UC Irvine in a single game as both teams try to advance to the NCAA Super Regional today. The Oregon baseball team lost to Vanderbilt 3-2 and were ousted from the tourney…..The Oregon Ducks were eliminated by Alabama at the College Softball World Series…..Vancouver defeated Portland 4-3 in MLS soccer last night. The Whitecaps took advantage of two penalty kicks to get the win.…..The Toutle Lake Fighting Ducks won the 2B softball championship Saturday with a 6-2 win over Napavine.
Mariah Horton of Kelso won the state 3A javelin title, tossing the spear 133’2”. Kortney Crawford also finished 14th, with a throw of 109’4”. The KHS 4×400 relay advanced out of the prelims with an 8th-place finish…..At the 2A, Aaron Brumbaugh of MM finished 5th in the 1600, while Brandon Ziegler of RAL placed 6th in the long jump…..The Woodland Boys win the 1A State Golf title with a team score of 91.50. Ryan Sturdivan led the way with a 3rd-place tie, shooting 150 over the two days of competition…..Seattle loses to the Angels 7-5 last night, and will now host Detroit for a three-game series, KLOG coverage at 6 pm…..Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is apparently the winner of the LA Clippers auction, as he agrees to shell out $2 billion for the team.
Kelso’s Blain Gilmore, Logan Davis and Kayli Thompson all made the cut and advanced to today’s final round of the State 3A golf tournament. Tyler Messinger of R.A. Long advanced to the final round of the 2A tourney…..Felix Hernandez missed the shutout and the complete game, but he was dominant in the Mariners 3-1 win over the Angels. The teams close out the four game series tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Cascade Christian beat Rainier 7-0 and Blanchet Catholic downed Clatskanie 8-4 at the 3A State baseball playoffs…..In the Oregon 3A softball playoffs, Rainer advanced with a 7-0 win over Harrisburg and Dayton ousted Clatskanie 10-0…..The 3A and 2A State track championships begin today in Tacoma…..Husky basketball legend Bob Houbregs passed away at 82.
The Los Angeles Angels defeated the Mariners 6-4 last night. The four game series is tied 1-1 as Felix Hernandez goes against CJ Wilson tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The WIAA State golf tournaments are underway in various locations. Kelso’s Logan Davis and Blain Gilmore are playing at Tri-Mountain while Kayli Thompson competes at Lewis River. In the 2A action in Tacoma, Dave Belt of MM and Tyler Messinger of RAL are playing at Chambers Bay while Shelby Stanwood of MM and Cara Caldwell of RAL are competing at The Classic course…..In Oregon 3A State baseball, Rainier plays at Cascade Christian in Medford today while Clatskanie hosts Blanchet Catholic. In 3A State softball, Rainier hosts Harrisburg and Clatskanie is at Dayton.