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KLOG Monday Sports

July 28th, 2014

A lack of offense hurt the Mariners as they dropped three of four games to Baltimore over the weekend. The Orioles won Sunday 3-2 in 10 innings. The M’s begin a three game set at Cleveland tomorrow night…..Bellingham had a perfect game going into the 9th until the Black Bears broke it up with three singles. The Bells preserved the shutout with a 2-0 victory. Cowlitz is home tonight against Klamath Falls, 6:35 pm at Story Field…..Schererville Indiana is coming to Longview-Kelso for the Babe Ruth World Series. Schererville won the Ohio Valley Region yesterday. For more info on the World Series, go to longviewworldseries.com…..Mark Morris defeated Kelso 2-0 in the championship of the Red Devil Summer Girls Soccer tournament in Kalama.

KLOG Friday Sports

July 25th, 2014

Marshawn Lynch is holding out at the opening of Seahawks training camp today. He wants to renegotiate his contract…..The Orioles shutout the Mariners 4-0 last night. The teams play again tonight with Felix Hernandez on the mound for Seattle, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Black Bears split a DH with Victoria last night, losing 1-0 then winning 4-3. The Bears are at Bellingham tonight…..JH Kelly closes out play at the Senior Babe Ruth Regional in Vancouver today at 12:15 pm…..The Red Devil Summer Baseball tournament is underway at Story Field. There are games going on all day today, tomorrow and Sunday…..The LCC high school girls soccer tourney is also underway at Kalama High School. Action continues all day through Sunday.

KLOG Thursday Sports

July 24th, 2014

The Mariners lost to Bartolo Colon and the New York Mets 3-2 yesterday. The Baltimore Orioles come to Safeco Field for a four game set starting tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears game with Victoria was rained out last night so they will play two games today. The double header begins at 5:05 pm…..The Red Devil Classic Summer Baseball tournament hosted by LCC baseball will begin Friday morning at 8 am. The games slated this morning were postponed…..Lakeside Recovery of Bellevue defeated JH Kelly 7-1 at the Senior Babe Ruth Regional tourney yesterday. JH Kelly is 0-3 in pool play and will complete its season with a game tomorrow in Vancouver…..The 34th Washougal MX National motorcycle event begins today and runs through Saturday.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

July 23rd, 2014

The Mets snapped a three game losing streak with a 3-1 win over the Mariners last night. The rubber game of the three game set is a day game at Safeco Field, KLOG 11:30 am…..Victoria shutout the Cowlitz Black Bears 6-0 last night. The Bears and HarbourCats meet again tonight at Story Field, 6:35 pm…..The sprinklers were left on at Clark College so the local teams at the Senior Babe Ruth Regionals played at Rister Stadium in Kelso yesterday. Kalama/Woodland/Ridgefield/La Center (KWRL) scored four in the bottom of the 7th to beat JH Kelly 6-5. JH Kelly takes on Lakeside Recovery at 12:15 pm and KWRL plays Klamath Falls at 5:45 pm…..The Babe Ruth 15 State tournament begins today in Chehalis. KWRL takes on Richland at 4 pm.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

July 22nd, 2014

The Mariners beat the Mets 5-2 last night. Dustin Ackley had three hits and made a great over the fence catch. The teams play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The West Coast League All-Star Game was rained out in Klamath Falls last night. The Black Bears return to action tonight at home against Victoria, 6:35 pm at Story Field…..Klamath Falls blanked JH Kelly 5-0 in the first day of the Senior Babe Ruth Regional tournament in Vancouver. Kalama/Woodland/Ridgefield/La Center (KWRL) opened with a 8-7 win over North Oregon. JH Kelly and KWRL play each other today at 5:45 pm…..A good crowd was on hand for the Babe Ruth exhibition between Longview and Kelso, the co-hosts for the 13-15 World Series in August. Longview won the game 14-3.

KLOG Monday Sports

July 21st, 2014

The Angels scored two runs in the bottom of the 9th off Fernando Rodney to take a 6-5 victory on Sunday. The M’s are home tonight against the New York Mets, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The West Coast League All-Star Game is tonight at Klamath Falls. Four Cowlitz Black Bears are taking part. The Bears host Victoria tomorrow night…..The Longview Babe Ruth 13’s won the State title with a 15-5 victory over Twin Cities yesterday. Longview opens Region play August 1st in Helena, Montana…..The Senior Babe Ruth State tourney begins today in Vancouver. JH Kelly takes on Klamath Falls at 12:15 pm while Kalama/Woodland plays North Oregon at 5:45 pm…..The co-hosts of the Babe Ruth 15 World Series in August play an exhibition game tonight. Longview takes on Kelso, 6:35 pm at LCC’s Story Field.

KLOG Friday Sports

July 18th, 2014

The Mariners get back to work tonight after the All-Star break. The M’s take on the Angels in Anaheim, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Black Bears coaxed a bases loaded walk in the bottom of the 13th to get a 6-5 win over Bend last night. The Bears shoot for a 4th straight win when they host the Elks again tonight at 6:35 pm…..The Longview Babe Ruth 13-year-old All-Stars are now 3-0 at the State tournament in Camas. Longview beat Kennewick 7-6 and Richland 6-5 yesterday. Longview takes on Twin Cities today at 1 pm…..The Pacific Tech Senior Legion team opens playoff action against Bellevue tomorrow in Spokane…..The co-host teams of the Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series in August will meet in an exhibition game Monday, 6:35 pm at Story Field.

KLOG Thursday Sports

July 17th, 2014

Billy Sahlinger lost a no-hitter with two outs in the 8th, but he was dominant in the Cowlitz Black Bears 4-0 win over the Kitsap Blue Jackets last night. Sahlinger lowered his ERA to 2.06, third in the WCL. The Bears are home for a three game set with Bend. First pitch tonight at Story Field is 6:35 pm….The Longview Babe Ruth 13-year-old All-Stars opened State tournament play with an 11-1 victory over the host Camas/Washougal team yesterday. Joey Tripp tossed a complete game two-hitter. Longview plays Kennewick at 10 am then turns around for a 7 pm game against Richland…..At the ESPY’s last night, the Seattle Seahawks were named the team of the year and Richard Sherman was honored as the breakout performer of the year.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

July 16th, 2014

The American League beat the National League 5-3 in last night’s MLB All-Star Game. Mike Trout was named MVP and Derek Jeter had two hits in his last All-Star Game. The Mariners Felix Hernandez pitched a scoreless inning while Fernando Rodney had a walk and a strikeout. Robinson Cano and Kyle Seager both went 0-2…..The Cowlitz Black Bears edged the Kitsap Blue Jackets 3-2 last night in Bremerton. The teams play again tonight at 6:35 pm. Black Bears named to the WCL All-Star roster include Billy Sahlinger, Joe Reta, Corey VanDomelen and Shane Bieber…..Pacific Tech swept Mason County 3-2 and 12-2 last night. Pac Tech opens playoff action Saturday in Spokane…..The Longview Babe Ruth 13’s open State play in Camas at 10 am today.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

July 15th, 2014

Felix Hernandez gets the start for the American League in the MLB All-Star Game tonight, KLOG 4:00 pm. Robinson Cano of the Mariners will start and bat third for the AL……The Kitsap Blue Jackets edged the Cowlitz Black Bears 4-3 last night in Bremerton. The teams meet again tonight at the Kitsap Fairgrounds…..Granite Construction of Vancouver edged JH Kelly 12-11 in the championship game of the State Senior Babe Ruth tournament. Luke Brown had four hits to lead JH Kelly. Both teams qualify for Regionals next week in Vancouver…..The Longview 13-15 Babe Ruth All-Stars beat Hood River Junior Legion 15-4 yesterday…..Longtime Toledo boys basketball coach Scott Merzoian has resigned after 18 seasons. Merzoian will take a break from coaching and teach at Monticello MS.