The Kansas City Royals beat the Mariners 6-4 last night. Brandon Moss hit two homers to lead the Royals. The M’s send James Paxton to the mound later today, KLOG 4:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears beat the Yakima Valley Pippins 8-1 last night. The Black Bears are a half-game out of first with three games to play in Bend starting tonight…..Longview’s Alex Brady, Hunter Reeves and Parker Reeves are part of the Vancouver Primetime team that begins play at the Babe Ruth 16-16 World Series in Ephrata, WA on Sunday…..The Cowlitz Kickoff Classic soccer tournament gets underway at 7th Avenue Park in Longview this afternoon. 28 boys teams and 23 girls teams will square off through Sunday…..Saturday is the final day to enter your child for next week’s Jr. City golf at Mint Valley.
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Joey Gallo hit one of three Texas homers in the Rangers 5-1 win over the Mariners. The M’s four game win streak is snapped as they head to Kansas City for a four game set with the Royals, KLOG 4:00 pm…..Yakima Valley defeated Cowlitz 10-1 in West Coast League action last night. Since starting the second half 12-3, the Bears are just 1-7 in the past eight games. The Bears final regular season game is tonight at 7:05 pm against Yakima Valley. Tonight is Fan Appreciation Night. Cowlitz closes out the schedule with three games at Bend starting tomorrow night…..Seahawk great Kenny Easley is part of the NFL Hall of Fame induction class. The ceremony is Saturday at 4 pm. The Hall of Fame game between the Cowboys and Cardinals is tonight in Canton, Ohio.
Robinson Cano hit two doubles and drove in three runs to lead the Mariners to an 8-7 win over the Texas Rangers last night. The M’s go for the sweep tonight in Arlington, KLOG 4:00 pm. Seattle moves on to Kansas City for a four game set tomorrow…..Yakima Valley hit an eighth inning solo homer to beat the Cowlitz Black Bears 1-0 last night. The Bears have two more home games and five games total left. Cowlitz is currently 1/2 game behind Corvallis in the standings. Tonight’s game with the Pippins at Story Field will start a half hour later at 7:05 pm…..The Seahawks practiced in pads for the first time yesterday. First round pick Malik McDowell final showed up in Seattle and will be checked out by the teams medical staff. He was injured in an ATV accident a few weeks ago.
The Mariners rallied from four runs down to beat Texas 6-4 on Robinson Cano’s ninth inning, two-run single. The M’s go over the .500 mark as they play the Rangers again today, KLOG 4:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears open up a key three game home series with Yakima Valley tonight, 6:35 pm at Story Field. The Black Bears are tied with Corvallis for first in the South Division with Bend one game back and Yakima Valley 1 1/2 games behind. There are six games left in the regular season…..The LCC women’s soccer team opened practice today with 16 incoming freshmen on this year’s team including two sets of twins. Locals include Kaylee Murray of Kelso and Kennedy Werner from Mark Morris…..The Seahawks announced they have signed safety Kam Chancellor to a contract extension.
James Paxton completed a 6-0 month of July with a victory in the M’s 9-1 win over the Mets yesterday. Nelson Cruz hit a three run homer to provide all the support the red hot Paxton would need. The Mariners play at Texas today, KLOG 4:00 pm…..Cowlitz snapped a 12 game losing streak to Victoria with an 11-6 win over the Harbourcats last night. Preston Jones had four RBI’s to lead the Black Bears, who have a day off today. Cowlitz hosts Yakima Valley tomorrow night…..Kelso gave it a good run, but fell short at the Babe Ruth 15 Regional on Saturday. Camas/Washougal beat Kelso 6-1 in the semi-final, then went on to defeat Calgary 12-2 in the championship…..Hockinson beat Mark Morris 2-1 in PK’s to capture the LCC HS girls soccer tournament in Kalama.
The Mariners host the New York Mets in the first of three games tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Bellingham completed a three game sweep with a 7-5 win over the Cowlitz Black Bears last night. The Bears are home tonight as they take on the Victoria HarbourCats in a 6:35 pm start time at Story Field…..Kelso rallied from two deficits to defeat East Portland 4-2 to stay unbeaten at the Babe Ruth 15 Regional tournament at Rister Stadium. Kelso plays South Coast Oregon in the final pool play game tonight at 7 pm. Kelso has already clinched a berth in the playoff round tomorrow. The championship game is 5 pm Saturday. The winner goes to the Babe Ruth World Series in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee…..Seahawks training camp gets underway on Sunday.
Chris Sale won his AL leading 13th game as the Boston Red Sox blanked the Seattle Mariners 4-0 yesterday. The M’s have today off before hosting the New York Mets for three starting tomorrow night…..Bellingham defeated Cowlitz 5-1 in West Coast League action last night. The Black Bears will try and avoid the sweep tonight at 6:35 pm…..Kelso defeated Columbia Basin 12-2 last night to go 2-0 at the Babe Ruth 15 Regional at Rister Stadium. Tanner Davis had four RBI to lead the way. Kelso plays East Portland tonight at 7 pm. Also, KWRL blanked Riverton Wyoming 5-0. KWRL plays Glacier Montana at 1 pm this afternoon…..The Pac-12 media picked Washington and USC to win their respective divisions this football season. USC was the selection to win the overall Pac-12 title.
The Mariners scored two runs in the bottom of the 13th inning to beat the Boston Red Sox just after midnight. Jean Segura drove in the game winner with an infield single. The teams play a day game today, KLOG 11:30 am…..The Bellingham Bells defeated the Cowlitz Black Bears 14-5 last night. The teams meet again tonight in Bellingham at 6:35 pm…..The Kelso All-Stars romped over Kuna, Idaho 10-0 yesterday at the Babe Ruth 15 Regional at Rister Stadium. Kelso will take on Columbia Basin at 7 pm tonight. The action begins at 10 am today with four games on the slate…..The Portland Trail Blazers traded Alan Crabbe to the New Jersey Nets for Andrew Nicholson. Nicholson is expected to be waived to help Portland better manage its salary cap for this season.
James Paxton gave up just four singles in seven dominant innings as the Mariners shutout the Boston Red Sox 4-0 last night. The teams play again with Felix Hernandez on the mound for Seattle, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears completed a three game sweep of Walla Walla with a 2-1 victory last night. Kelso native Cobi Johnson pitched seven excellent innings. The Bears are at Bellingham tonight…..The Spokane Cannons eliminated Hilander Dental 2-1 at the State Senior Legion tournament yesterday. HD ends the season at 20-18…..The Babe Ruth 15-year-old Regional to9urnament continues today at Rister Stadium. The host Kelso team had the bye yesterday and they open today at 4 pm against Kuna, Idaho. KWRL dropped its opener 12-6 to Calgary, Alberta.
The New York Yankees took three of four games from Seattle over the weekend. The Yanks beat Seattle 6-4 on Sunday. The Boston Red Sox visit for three starting tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Cowlitz beat Walla Walla 4-2 yesterday in WCL action. The Black Bears have won six straight series. They go for the sweep over Walla Walla tonight, 6:35 pm at Story Field…..Action is underway at the Babe Ruth 15-year-old Pacific Northwest Regional in Kelso. There are games today at 10 am, 1 pm, 4 pm and 7 pm. The host Kelso team opens play tomorrow night at 7 pm against Kuna, Idaho…..Hilander Dental stayed alive at the Senior Legion State in Spokane with a 6-0 win over Gonzaga Prep yesterday. HD plays a loser out game today at 1 pm against the Spokane Cannons.