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KLOG Tuesday Sports

June 24th, 2014

Logan Morrison has four hits including two homers to lead the Marinbers to a 12-3 win over the Red Sox. Morrison’s barrage gave Felix Hernandez the run support he’s longed for. The M’s and Sox play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears have dropped six straight after a 12-5 loss to Kitsap last night. The teams play again tonight at Story Field. The Bears released infielder Cooper Mickelson and pitcher Jake Corn…..In Senior Legion, Pacific Tech and Gig Harbor split a pair yesterday. Gig Harbor won the first game 4-3, but Pac Tech took the nightcap 7-3…..In Senior Babe Ruth today, Rightline Equipment takes on JH Kelly in a 5 pm game at the RAL Lumberyard.

KLOG Monday Sports

June 23rd, 2014

The Mariners are back home after sweeping the Royals in Kansas City. Roenis Elias got the win and Mike Zunino’s homer was the game winner as Seattle beat KC 2-1. The Red Sox are in for three starting tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Medford completed a weekend sweep with a 7-6 win over Cowlitz in West Coast League action. The Black Bears host the Kitsap Blue Jackets tonight at 6:35 pm……The Pacific Tech Senior legion team plays a 3 pm DH at Gig Harbor today…..The Washington schools snapped a three-year losing streak by winning the Bud Clary War of the Border with a 57-53 series win this past weekend. The local boys summer basketball teams were led by Kelso going 5-0. Mark Morris was 3-3 and R.A. Long was 2-2. Toutle Lake went 3-0, Toledo 1-3 and Rainier 0-4.

KLOG Friday Sports

June 20th, 2014

The Padres scored four runs in the 7th to beat the Mariners 4-1 yesterday. The M’s are in Kansas City to play the Royals today, KLOG 4:00 pm…..Corvallis scored an unearned run in the 9th to beat Cowlitz 3-2 last night. The Black Bears head to Medford for a three game set starting tonight…..Pacific Tech takes on Thurston County in a 5 pm DH today at St. Martins in Lacey…..The 22nd Bud Clary War of the Border is this weekend in gyms all around the area. There are 52 teams and 117 games in the premier boys high school summer hoops tournament…..The Seattle Seahawks had a big team party last night featuring a performance by Usher. The Hawks received their Super Bowl rings designed by Tiffany featuring 64 diamonds and 40 sapphires.

KLOG Thursday Sports

June 19th, 2014

It was another frustrating no decision for Felix Hernandez as the Padres edged the Mariners 2-1 last night. The M’s and Padres play a day game today, KLOG 2:30 pm…..Corvallis defeated Cowlitz 10-3 in WCL action last night. The rubber game of the three game set is tonight, 6:35 pm at Story Field…..Centralia defeated Pacific Tech 5-3 in Senor Legion ball last night…..In Senior Babe Ruth, Rightline downed JH Kelly 4-1 and the Longview 15’s played up and beat RBI of Castle Rock 11-5…..Seahawks CB Richard Sherman and WR Phil Bates got into a scuffle at mini-camp yesterday. The Hawks final mini-camp practice is today…..The Kelso football schedule was released with just three league games and six non-league games including MM, RAL, Chehalis, Centralia, Black Hills and Heritage.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

June 18th, 2014

The Mariners beat the Padres 6-1 yesterday as Robinson Cano and Jesus Montero hit two run homers. The M’s and Pads meet again tonight in San Diego, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears have won four straight after a 3-1 victory over Corvallis last night. The Bears and Knights meet again tonight in a 6:35 pm start at Story Field…..Pacific Tech and Centralia split a Senior Legion DH last night, the Lizards winning 3-1 and Pac Tech winning 8-2. They meet again tonight at Rister Stadium in Kelso at 6 pm…..In Senior Babe Ruth today at Mark Morris, JH Kelly hosts Rightline Equipment at 5:30 pm…..Marshawn Lynch did show up at Seahawks mini-camp yesterday, although he is sitting out activity due to a sore ankle.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

June 18th, 2014

The Mariners beat the Padres 6-1 yesterday as Robinson Cano and Jesus Montero hit two run homers. The M’s and Pads meet again tonight in San Diego, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears have won four straight after a 3-1 victory over Corvallis last night. The Bears and Knights meet again tonight in a 6:35 pm start at Story Field…..Pacific Tech and Centralia split a Senior Legion DH last night, the Lizards winning 3-1 and Pac Tech winning 8-2. They meet again tonight at Rister Stadium in Kelso at 6 pm…..In Senior Babe Ruth today at Mark Morris, JH Kelly hosts Rightline Equipment at 5:30 pm…..Marshawn Lynch did show up at Seahawks mini-camp yesterday, although he is sitting out activity due to a sore ankle.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

June 17th, 2014

The Padres and Mariners played on with heavy hearts following the death of Tony Gwynn. Seattle beat San Diego 5-1 last night. It’s a day game today as the M’s and Pads play again, KLOG 11:30 am…..The Cowlitz Black Bears scored early and often in a 25-0 win over the Portland Dukes last night. The Corvallis Knights come to Story Field tonight for $2 Tuesday at 6:35 pm…..The Pacific Tech Legion team travels north for a 6 pm game with Sobe/Toyota at Centralia’s Wheeler Field…..Rightline Equipment hosts RBI of Castle Rock in 5:30 Senior Babe Ruth action at the RAL Lumberyard today…..The Shamrock Tavern team fired a 60 to win the gross division of the Kelso-Longview Chamber Golf Classic. The Key Bank team won the net division with a 52.

KLOG Monday Sports

June 16th, 2014

The Mariners host the Padres tonight (KLOG 6:00 pm) and San Diego, and all of baseball, is mourning the death of Tony Gwynn, who passed away from cancer today at the age of 54. The Mariners beat Texas 5-1 yesterday to snap a five game losing streak…..The Cowlitz Black Bears beat the Kelowna Falcons 11-1 last night. Cowlitz is home to play the Portland Dukes tonight at 6:35 pm…..Pacific Tech swept a Senior Legion double header over Rainier WA 7-1 and 11-4. Riley Johnston had four hits and six RBI’s in the twinbill…..Aberdeen beat RBI 4-0 in the title game of the Castle Rock Senior Babe Ruth tourney yesterday. JH Kelly downed Hoquiam 7-1 in a consolation game…..The Kelso-Longview Chamber of Commerce Golf tourney is today at the Longview Country Club.

KLOG Friday Sports

June 13th, 2014

Derek Jeter had three hits and two RBI’s to lead the Yankees to a 6-3 win over the Mariners last night. The Yanks sweep the M’s. Texas comes to Safeco Field tonight with Felix Hernandez pitching for Seattle, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Victoria shutout Cowlitz 3-0 in West Coast League action last night. The Black Bears move on Kelowna tonight…..The games at the Castle Rock Senior Babe Ruth Father’s Day tournament were rained out yesterday, but will be played today at 4 pm. The tourney at Castle Rock HS continues through Sunday…..The Seahawks signed free agent defensive back Kevin Williams, the longtime Minnesota Viking. The Hawks closed out the OTA’s yesterday and get ready for mini-camp on Tuesday. There are reports that Marshawn Lynch may be thinking about a hold out.

KLOG Thursday Sports

June 12th, 2014

Masahiro Tanaka tossed a complete game with 11 strikeouts leading the New York Yankees to a 4-2 win over the Seattle Mariners. The M’s tray and avoid the sweep tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears scored 11 runs without an extra base hit last night as they beat Victoria 11-4. The three game set closes out tonight at 7:05 pm…..Pacific Tech split a Senior Legion baseball twinbill with Plateau of White River, losing 3-0 and winning 11-1…..The 12-team Castle Rock Father’s Day Senior Babe Ruth tournament begins today with two games at 5:30 pm. The action runs through Sunday. Last night, Castle Rock Prep beat Rightline Equipment 4-0…..The Timbers scored two late goals to gain a 2-2 tie with FC Dallas last night in Portland.