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KLOG Tuesday Sports

August 5th, 2014

Felix Hernandez takes the mound as the Mariners host the Atlanta Braves tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Yakima Valley Pippins defeated the Cowlitz Black Bears 11-8 last night. The Pippins have won eight straight games as they host the Bears again tonight…..Play begins today in the Babe Ruth 13-15 Pacific Northwest Regional in Baker City, Oregon. Kalama/Woodland/Ridgefield/La Center is part of the field that hopes to qualify for the Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series at Story Field August 20-28…..Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard made the first cut as three players were released from the USA basketball team…..Husky fall football camp began yesterday under new head coach Chris Petersen. Washington State donned pads yesterday in day two of its camp in Lewiston, Idaho.

KLOG Monday Sports

August 4th, 2014

The Orioles edged the Mariners 1-0 yesterday. Seattle takes today off before hosting the Braves for two games…..Wenatchee beat Cowlitz 9-4 in WCL action last night. The Black Bears final road trip continues tonight at the Yakima Valley Pippins…..The Longview Babe Ruth 13’s lost to Glacier, Montana 8-2 in the semi-finals of the Regional tourney in Helena…..Lumber River, North Carolina qualified for the Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series over the weekend. The series begins August 20th at Story Field…..The Timber Barons had nine teams make it to the 14 championship games of the Cowlitz Kickoff Classic soccer tournament over the weekend…..New Husky football coach Chris Petersen begins his first fall training camp today in Seattle.

KLOG Friday Sports

August 1st, 2014

The Mariners beat the Indians 6-5 on a Mike Zunino two-run homer in the 8th inning. The M’s are at Baltimore today, KLOG 3:00 pm. Seattle made two trades yesterday that brought in outfielders Austin Jackson from the Tigers and Chris Denorfia from the Padres…..The WCL Portland All Stars beat the Cowlitz Black Bears 8-5 in 10 innings last night. The Bears begin the final road trip of the season tonight at Wenatchee…..The Longview 13’s open up play at the Babe Ruth Regional in Helena Montana today. The Kelso Cal Ripken 9’s are also in Helena for Regional play today…..The 13th Cowlitz Kickoff Classic youth soccer tournament begins today and goes through the weekend at 7th Avenue Park…..Race Week concludes tomorrow with the AMA Grand National TT at Castle Rock.

KLOG Thursday Sports

July 31st, 2014

Corey Kluber outdueled Felix Hernandez as the Cleveland Indians beat the Mariners 2-0 last night. The teams close out the series today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears got a bases loaded hit-by-pitch in the 15th inning to beat the Klamath Falls Gems 5-4 last night. The Bears host the WCL Portland All-Stars tonight at 6:35 pm…..The Longview 13’s and the Kelso 9’s are in Helena, Montana for the start of the Regional tournaments tomorrow…..Former Mark Morris basketball star Eric Hutchison has been arrested in Missoula on charges that he allegedly sold drugs to an undercover police officer…..The Daily News reports that Toutle Lake football coach Scott Grabenhorst has retired from coaching after 35 seasons at the helm of the Fighting Ducks.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

July 30th, 2014

The Mariners beat the Indians 5-2 in Cleveland last night. Hisashi Iwakuma pitched seven solid innings, keeping his record perfect on the road. Felix Hernandez pitches today against the Tribe, KLOG 3:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears had a good offensive night as they beat Klamath Falls 15-4. Caleb Hamilton had three hits including a two-run homer. The Bears and Gems play again tonight, 6:35 pm at Story Field…..Tri County, Texas qualified for the Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series in Longview by taking the Southwest Regional title in Arkansas yesterday. Host families and tourney volunteers are needed with all the information at longviewworldseries.com…..Seahawks tight end Anthony McCoy may have suffered another Achilles injury.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

July 29th, 2014

The Black Bears scored four runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to pull out a 5-4 victory over the Klamath Falls Gems. The two teams play again tonight at Story Field, 6:35 pm…..The Mariners open a six game road trip with a game at Cleveland today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..The Los Angeles Galaxy shutout the Sounders 3-0 in Seattle last night, one of the worst home losses for the Sounders…..The Seahawks put on the full pads for training camp practice today. The Hawks have signed veteran guard Eric Winston, who played for the Arizona Cardinals last season. The team also inked former Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas…..Blazers guard Damian Lillard is in a highly competitive point guard battle with Derrick Rose, Kyrie Irving, Stephen Curry and John Wall as Team USA practice is underway.

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.