Dee Gordon leads Mariners to 6-3 win over Kansas City


Dee Gordon led The Crooked Number Kids rode again last night, winning their fourth-consecutive game as the Mariners beat Kansas City 6-3…

Mariners down Royals 6-3

Seattle scored 2-runs in the 4th to break a 2-2 tie and added two more in the 7th to improve to a Major League best 11-and-2.

Jay Bruce got things going in the 1st with a solo home run, his 7th, as the Mariners continued their long bombs with homers in each of their 13-games. Dee Gordon was a sparkplug at the bottom of the lineup, going 3-for-4 with 2-RBI’s and a run. Daniel Vogelbach continued swinging a hot bat, going 3-for-5 with a run.

On the mound, Marco Gonzales improved to a MLB-best 4-and-oh, going 6-innings and allowing 3-runs on 6-hits with 5-strikeouts.

Seattle plays at Kansas City again today at 5:15 with Yusai Kikuchi facing Health Fillmyer, whom the Royals just called up from Triple-A Omaha.

Eastmont comes back to beat Ike 8-7

Let’s stay with baseball as we open up the Les Schwab Prep Scoreboard…

Prep Baseball Scoreboard

Eastmont hosted Eisenhower on a windy day at Dan White Field Tuesday and came out on top of a see-saw battle 8-7. The Cadets built an early 4-nothing lead, scoring a run in each of the first four innings. But the Wildcats came storming back with 5-runs in the bottom of the 4th.

Joel Norman and Eric Granstrom had the call on the NCWLIFE Channel…

Eastmont finishes the home-stand 3-and-1. In other baseball action Tuesday, Chelan topped Cashmere 12-2. And Waterville-Mansfield not only score its first runs of the season Tuesday, but the Shockers plated 16 in a shutout of Bridgeport.

Winds leads to big scores in softball

Turning to the Les Schwab Prep Softball Scoreboard…

Prep Softball Scoreboard

The Lady Shockers were also victorious, downing Bridgeport 12-1. Chelan clobbered Cashmere 22-12. Cascade overwhelmed Omak 22-nothing. And Eastmont traveled to Eisenhower and picked up a 19-7 victory.

Sunnyside flexes muscle in 5-3 win over Eastmont

In high school soccer Tuesday…

Prep Soccer Scoreboard

Cashmere topped Chelan 5-1. Cascade edged Okanogan 3-2. Tonasket blanked Manson 5-nil. And Sunnyside is proving it’s a team to be reckoned with in the Big 9, as the Grizzlies knock off Eastmont 5-3.

Tennis teams break out the brooms

On the Les Schwab Prep Tennis Scoreboard…

Prep Tennis Scoreboard

It was a day of sweeps in windy conditions Tuesday as Eastmont swept Moses Lake 6-1 for the boys and 4-3 for the girls. Wenatchee took care of West Valley 7-0 on the boy’s side and 6-1 for the girls. And in Caribou Trail League tennis, the Cashmere boys and girls were victorious over Chelan, both by a score of 4-to-1.

Seahawks announce preseason lineup

The Seahawks, as well as the rest of the NFL, came out with their pre-season opponents yesterday…

Seahawks preseason schedule

There are a few dates tied to the schedule, but the complete preseason and regular season schedules will come out just before the NFL draft April 25th.
Seattle will host Denver in week one of the preseason somewhere between August 8th and 11th. The Hawks will then travel to Minneapolis to take on the Viking August 18th. That game will be televised nationally on FOX. Then, Seattle will travel to L-A to play the Chargers somewhere between August 22nd to 25th. They’ll wrap up the preseason against the Raiders at CenturyLink Field August 29th.

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Eric Granstrom
Eric comes to NCWLIFE Channel after a 26-year career in radio, having most-recently served as the Producer of the Seahawks Radio Network; Weekend Sports Anchor on KOMO AM1000 in Seattle; and Program Director of KKRV 104.7FM/KWIQ 100.3FM/KKRT 900AM in Wenatchee and Moses Lake. Eric is an avid outdoorsman, hunting and fishing throughout the northwest, including co-hosting, filming and producing Dave Graybill’s “Fishing Magician TV.” Eric lives in East Wenatchee with his wife, Marion and has one daughter, Gracie (21) and two stepsons Trent (26) and Taylor (21).