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KLOG Wednesday Sports

August 27th, 2014

Longview and Kelso’s run in the Babe Ruth World Series came to an end last night with quarterfinal losses. Broomall-Newtown, PA beat Longview 12-3 and Torrance, CA downed Kelso 13-3. The semi-final are tonight as Broomall-Newtown takes on Tri-County, TX at 5:05 pm followed by Torrance against Lumber River, NC at 7:35 pm. Both games live on KLOG…..The Mariners shutout Texas 5-0 last night as James Paxton got the win. The M’s are playing the Rangers in a day game today, KLOG 11:30 am…..The LCC women’s soccer team opened the season with a 5-0 win over Rogue at the NWAC Friendlies in Tukwila. Jade Reid had two goals and Sema Alvarado, Blair Bowman and Maddie White each had a goal. The Devils take on Grays Harbor at 6:30 pm at the Starfire complex.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

August 26th, 2014

Longview and Kelso will play back to back tonight in the quarterfinals of the Babe Ruth World Series at Story Field. Last night Torrance, CA defeated Longview 6-1, but the Longview team advanced to the bracket round. Longview Play Broomall-Newtown, PA at 5:05 pm followed by Kelso against Torrance at 7:35 pm, both on klog.com…..The Rangers blanked the Mariners 2-0 last night behind the pitching of Miles Mikolas. James Paxton will pitch against Texas tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm. The M’s announced that Felix Hernandez will be skipped in the day game tomorrow and will pitch Friday against Washington…..The LCC women’s soccer team is ready to open the season tonight at the NWAC Friendlies in Tukwila. The Devils play Rogue College at 6:30 pm.

KLOG Monday Sports

August 25th, 2014

Kelso and Longview are both in good position to advance to the bracket round of the Babe Ruth World Series. Kelso rallied for a 5-4 win over Woodinville yesterday. Kelso closed pool play at 2-2. Longview had yesterday off following a great comeback win Saturday night. Longview takes on Torrance, CA tonight at 7:35 pm, the last of four games today beginning at 12:05 pm…..The Mariners beat the Red Sox 8-6 yesterday top complete a Fenway Park sweep. The M’s host the Texas Rangers tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Seattle Sounders beat the Portland Timbers 4-2 in MLS rivalry action yesterday…..Scott Dunlap birdied the first extra hole to beat Mark Brooks for the Boeing Classic championship at Snoqualmie Ridge.

KLOG Friday Sports

August 22nd, 2014

The Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series continues with four more games on Friday. Last night Longview defeated Fargo, ND 5-3 and Lumber River, NC edged Kelso 4-3 in eight innings. The slate today features Schererville, IN versus Torrance, CA at 12:05 pm, Woodinville, WA against Lumber River at 2:35 pm, Longview battles Tri-County, TX at 5:05 pm and Kelso plays Broomall-Newtown, PA at 7:35 pm…..The Mariners return to action today when they take on the Red Sox in Boston, KLOG 3:00 pm…..The Seahawks could see some extended playing time for starters when they host the Chicago Bears in NFL Pre-Season action tonight…..The Boeing Classic gets underway at Snoqualmie Ridge today, a popular stop on the PGA Champions Golf Tour.

KLOG Thursday Sports

August 21st, 2014

The Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series gets underway with four games on opening day. Waterford, Connecticut takes on Broomall-Newtown, Pennsylvania at 12:05 pm. Schererville, Indiana plays Tri-County, Texas at 2:35 pm. Kelso squares off with Lumber River, North Carolina at 5:05 pm. Longview battles Fargo, North Dakota at 7:35 pm. All four games can be heard on KLOG…..The Phillies defeated the Mariners 4-3 yesterday. The Phils take two of three games from Seattle. The M’s have an off day today before starting a three game series at Boston Friday…..The Friday night lights will be hitting our area soon. High school football practice began yesterday with non contact sessions. The local season begins on Friday September 5th.

Wednesday KLOG Sports

August 20th, 2014

The Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series opening ceremonies happen today at Story Field. The ten teams from across the country are in town as the games begin on Thursday. Today’s schedule is the Home Run Derby at 5 pm followed by the Pioneer Lions Burger Feed at 6 pm. The Parade of Champions and Opening Ceremonies begin at 7:30 pm tonight. You can hear most of the games on KLOG and all of the games on klog.com…..The Mariners are playing a day game at Philadelphia after taking a 5-2 victory over the Phillies Tuesday night. Hishashi Iwakuma provided eight scoreless innings and Kyle Seager hit a home run. The M’s move on to Boston for a three game set starting Friday…..Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith had a pick-6 in his first full day of practice for the Seahawks.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

August 19th, 2014

The Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Seattle Mariners 4-1 yesterday. Jerome Williams got the win holding the Mariner bats in check. The teams play again today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..Trevor May improved in his second MLB start yesterday, going 4 2/3 innings with three runs, seven hits and four walks. May’s Twins lost to Kansas City 6-4…..The teams are arriving today as the Babe Ruth World Series gets underway this week. The Opening Ceremonies are Wednesday at Story Field, including the Home Run Derby and Pioneer Lions Hamburger feed. The games begin on Thursday. Get all the information you need at longviewworldseries.com. The World Series Store is also open at 1206 Washington Way Suite 105. You can get tickets and official World Series clothing there.

KLOG Monday Sports

August 18th, 2014

The Mariners are back in front in the race for the second AL Wild Card spot after they beat the Tigers 8-1 in Detroit yesterday. Chris Young pitched six shutout innings. The M’s are in Philadelphia to play the Phillies today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..The eight regional champion teams arrive in Kelso tomorrow as the Babe Ruth World Series begins this week. The opening ceremonies, home run derby and Pioneer Lion BBQ is Wednesday at Story Field. The games begin at 12:05 pm Thursday. All the info you need is at longviewworldseries.com…..The Washington Huskies are ranked #25 in the AP College Football Poll for the first time in 11 years. The Ducks are at #3. Florida State is #1. The Dawgs open the season August 30th at Hawaii.

KLOG Friday Sports

August 15th, 2014

The Mariners open a road trip today with three big games at Detroit. James Paxton will start for Seattle against Rick Porcello today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..The Babe Ruth World Series store is open Friday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday from 10 am to 6 pm. It’s located two doors down from Jimmy John’s on Washington Way. There is still a urgent need for five host families to step up prior to Sunday’s meeting. Also, the World Series committee will be at Squirrel Fest Saturday at the Civic Center…..The Seahawks host the San Diego Chargers in NFL Pre-season action tonight at Century Link Field in Seattle. The kickoff is at 7 pm. It’s the second of four pre-season games and the first game in front of the 12th man since the Super Bowl title.

KLOG Thursday Sports

August 14th, 2014

The Mariners completed a three game sweep of Toronto with a 2-0 win over the Blue Jays. Kendrys Morales hit a two run homer in the first inning and Hishashi Iwakuma and the bullpen made it hold up. The M’s take today off before playing three games at Detroit starting Friday…..The Babe Ruth World Series store is open at the Triangle Landing near Jimmy John’s. You can get your tickets, souvenirs and information there from 10 am to 6 pm. The World Series committee needs just five more host families. Inquire at longviewworldseries.com…..Bellevue Police have cleared Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch in an assault and property damage case. BPD says Lynch was not involved…..The Sounders blasted the Chicago Fire 6-0 to advance to the US Open Cup championship.