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KLOG Tuesday Sports

September 1st, 2015

Dallas Keuchel won his 16th game as Houston beat Seattle 8-3 last night. Mark Trumbo hit two homers for the M’s in the loss. The teams play again today, KLOG 4:00 pm. The Mariners traded CF Austin Jackson to the Cubs for a player-to-be-named later and an international draft slot…..NFL Insider reports that veteran RB Fred Jackson is in Seattle today to possibly sign a deal to be Marshawn Lynch’s back up with the Seahawks. Jackson was cut by the Buffalo Bills on Monday. The Hawks trimmed center Lemuel Jeanpierre from the roster yesterday. It appears Drew Nowak has won the starting job…..The Lower Columbia College volleyball team is at home tonight as they take on Pacific University of Forest Grove. First serve at Myklebust Gym is 6 pm.

KLOG Monday Sports

August 31st, 2015

The White Sox beat the Mariners 6-5 in 11 innings on Sunday. The M’s are in Houston to play the Astros tonight, KLOG 4:00 pm…..The Seattle Sounders held off the Portland Timbers in MLS soccer yesterday…..The Portland Thorns and Washington Spirit ended in a 3-3 tie at Providence Park last night…..The LCC women’s soccer team went 1-1 at the NWAC Friendlies event in Eugene over the weekend. Saturday the Devils beat Portland 2-0 then Skagit downed LCC 3-0 on Sunday…..The LCC volleyball team opened the season with a 3-0 win over Multnomah on Friday. The Devils host Pacific University tomorrow night at 6 pm…..UW coach Chris Peterson says he will not name a starting QB until right before game time Friday night at Boise State.

KLOG Friday Sports

August 28th, 2015

The Mariners have fired General Manager Jack Zduriencik, who was in his 7th season. Assistant GM Jeff Kingston will handle the duties for the rest of the season. The M’s lost to the White Sox 4-2 yesterday. The teams play again today, KLOG 4:00 pm…..The high school football season is a week away. Tonight R.A. Long, Toutle Lake and Kalama will meet in a Jamboree with the JV’s at 6 pm and the varsity after. The Kelso Blue-Gold Scrimmage is at 10 am tomorrow morning at Laulainen Stadium at Schroeder Field and the Mark Morris Blue-White Scrimmage is tomorrow at 9:30 am behind MMHS……The LCC volleyball team hosts Multnomah University of Portland today at 5 pm…..The LCC women’s soccer team will play four matches in Eugene this weekend at the NWAC Friendlies.

KLOG Thursday Sports

August 27th, 2015

Nelson Cruz hit his 39th homer and Felix Hernandez provided eight solid innings as the Mariners beat the Oakland A’s 8-2 yesterday. Seattle visits the White Sox in South Chicago today, KLOG 4:00 pm…..Olimpia defeated the Seattle Sounders 1-0 in a CONCACAF Champions League match in Honduras…..The Seattle Reign beat the Boston Breakers 3-1 in NWSL play. That’s the sixth straight win for Seattle…..The NFL Network reports that Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch has settled with the NFL regarding fines from last season’s NFC title game. No details, but a hearing was cancelled…..Former Kelso football star Cedrique Chaney has been named to D2 Football.com’s Pre-Season All America team. Chaney begins his senior season as CB for the Central Wildcats.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

August 26th, 2015

The Mariners rallied from a 5-0 deficit to beat the Oakland A’s 6-5 last night. Nelson Cruz hit homer number 38, Logan Morrison hit a homer on his birthday, and Austin Jackson had a clutch 2 run single to give the M’s the lead. Seattle hosts a day game today with Felix Hernandez on the mound, KLOG 11:30 am…..The Seahawks are still looking for offensive line help after missing out on free agent Evan Mathis. Mathis signed a one-year deal with the Denver Broncos. The Hawks next pre-season game is Saturday at the San Diego Chargers…..Nothing has been settled in Washington’s three-man quarterback competition, and UW coach Chris Petersen says it’s possible he may not announce a starter before the Sept. 4 season opener at Boise State.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

August 25th, 2015

The Mariners couldn’t hold a 5-0 lead with Hisashi Iwakuma on the mound and they went on to lose to the Oakland A’s 11-5. Franklin Gutierrez hit a three-run homer, but Iwakuma faltered as the A’s scored seven runs off him in the 5th inning. The M’s and A’s play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The LCC women’s soccer team went 1-1-1 at the Clark Jamboree event yesterday. The Devils beat Portland 4-1, tied Pierce 0-0 and lost to Clark 4-1…..Former UW head football coach Steve Sarkisian says he mixed meds and alcohol and that caused his inappropriate behavior at a USC Booster rally last Saturday. The Trojan coach says he will undergo rehab treatment, but he doesn’t think he has a drinking problem.

KLOG Monday Sports

August 24th, 2015

The Mariners held on for an 8-6 win over the White Sox on Sunday. Seattle led 7-1 after five innings but Chicago rallied to get within one run. Robinson Cano had a two-run homer for the M’s. Seattle hosts the Oakland A’s tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Billy Andrade won the Boeing Classic, the Champions Tour event at TPC Snoqualmie…..Former UW football coach Steve Sarkisian, now at USC, issued an apology after he appeared at a Trojan Booster rally Saturday night slurring words and yelling profane language……Current UW coach Chris Petersen has yet to name a starter at QB for the season opener at Boise State. The Broncos announced that sophomore Ryan Finley will start at QB against the Huskies.

KLOG Friday Sports

August 21st, 2015

The Seahawks are in Kansas City for tonight’s NFL Pre-Season game with the Chiefs…..The Seattle Mariners host the Chicago White Sox for three games starting tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm. Tonight’s pitching matchup pits Felix Hernandez against Chris Sale…..The Portland Timbers host the Houston Dynamo in an 8 pm match tonight at Providence Park…..The LCC women’s soccer team hosts the LCC Alumni team Saturday at 11 am. The action is at Northlake Field…..The LCC volleyball team also hosts its Alumni team Saturday, 12:30 pm at Myklebust Gym…..Fred Couples is the local favorite as the Boeing Classic Champions event is underway at Snoqualmie Ridge.

KLOG Thursday Sports

August 20th, 2015

Derek Holland returned from the disabled list ad pitched well in the Texas Rangers 7-2 win over the Seattle Mariners. The M’s have today off before hosting the White Sox Friday night…..For the first time since 1958, a team from Portland will play in the Little League World Series. Wilshire Riverside takes on Pearland Texas today…..The Sounders beat Olimpia of Honduras 2-1 in CONCACAF Champions League action…..The LCC women’s soccer team opens the season with a friendly against the LCC Alumni team Saturday, 11 am at Northlake Field…..The LCC volleyball team will also host the LCC Alumni team Saturday at 12:30 pm…..The Seahawks broke training camp yesterday. The will travel to Kansas City today for tomorrow night’s Pre-Season game with the Chiefs.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

August 19th, 2015

Hisashi Iwakuma followed up his no-hitter with another solid performance as the Mariners beat Texas 3-2 yesterday. Iwakuma allowed two runs and five hits over seven innings. The M’s scored all of their runs in the first inning including a Seth Smith two-run homer. Seattle and Texas play a day game today, KLOG 10:00 am…..All-Pro safety Earl Thomas made his return to Seahawks practice yesterday donning full pads for the first time since off-season shoulder surgery. The team released long snapper Nate Boyer, the ex-Green Beret who was an inspiration in camp…..Washington high school football practices begin today as the teams get together on the field for the first time. The season gets underway on Friday September 4th.