After trailing 2-0, the Mariners batted around in the eighth inning and came from behind to beat Kansas City 3-2, snapping a four-game losing streak. Ryan Rowland-Smith faces former Mariner Gil Meche as Seattle and KC play a day game today, KLOG 10 am…..Longview’s Ryan Gorton got the start as Oregon State and Oregon played a non-leaguer, with Oregon winning 9-4. Gorton went 3 2/3 innings, giving up seven hits, three earned runs and three strikeouts. He’s now 3-2 on the year…..In a surprise move, the NCAA tapped UW President Mark Emmert to succeed Myles Brand as their new President…..The Kelso Lassies clinched the GHSL 4A track crown with a 119-31 win over Evergreen. Kiana Davis led the way with wins in the 200 meters, the long jump and the high jump.