Raul Ibanez hit a grand slam and a two-run homer leading the Mariners to a 12-2 pounding of the New York Yankees. The M’s go for the series win today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..Tacoma defeated Lower Columbia 12-4 yesterday in the West Region baseball tiebreaker. The Devils go back to Tacoma for a best of three playoff series Saturday and Sunday, if necessary…..Play begins today at the 2A District softball tournament in Centralia. Mark Morris plays Aberdeen and R.A. Long takes on Tumwater, both at 4 pm. Yesterday Woodland won two games at the 1A District to punch a ticket to State. Kalama was ousted in two games. At the 2B District, Toutle Lake won two to advance to State…..The NBA Board of Governors voted to turn down the sale of the Kings that featured a move to Seattle.