The bats were pretty much silent for the Cowlitz Black Bears last night, as they drop a 7-1 decision to the Klamath Falls Gems. CF Austin Grebeck hit a solo HR for the Black Bears’ only score. Cowlitz has tonight off, then they’ll host the Portland Bucks for a non-leaguer tomorrow night…..Seattle’s bats were also silent, as the M’s drop a 4-2 decision to the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Mariners also have today off, then they’ll host the Chicago Cubs for a three-game series starts tomorrow night…..The Pacific Tech American Legion team is on the road, playing the Regina Mets in Belgrade MT today. They also have games through the weekend, before heading to Twin Falls ID…..The Portland Timbers advance to the semi-finals of the U. S. Open Cup with a 3-2 win over FC Dallas.