Seager, Anderson and Sewald help Mariners top A’s 4-2

Mariners Top A's 4-2

The Mariners topped the A’s in Oakland last night behind solid pitching and timely hitting 4-to-2…

Mariners top A's 4-2

Seattle got out to an early lead thanks to the bat waking up for veteran third baseman Kyle Seager…

The Mariners offense backed up seven innings of brilliant work by starting pitcher Tyler Anderson…

Things got a little sticky in the 8th when Oakland scored a run and has runners on in a 4-2 ballgame. That’s when Paul Sewald stepped in and closed the door…

Seager, Mitch Haniger and J.P. Crawford all had multi-hit games but manager Scott Servais was quick to credit the pitching staff for another job well done…

Marco Gonzales will be on the mound for Seattle tonight against Oakland’s Paul Blackburn.

American League West Scoreboard

In other American League West action Monday, Aaron Judge was 2-for-3 with a run and an RBI to lead the Yankees over the Rangers 4-3.

Marwin Gonzalez was 2-for-5 with a grand slam and 5-RBI’s to lead Houston over the Angels 10-nothing.

American League Wild Card Race

As far as the Wild Card Race, despite a 2-run rally in the 9th, Tampa Bay held on to beat Toronto 6-to-4. Boston was idle so the Red Sox lead is a game-and-a-half over the Blue Jays. The Yankees are a half game back. Oakland is 2-games back while the Mariners are 3-back with 9-left to play.

Penalties gave the game away says Pete Carroll

Before the Seahawks can move on and prepare for the Vikings this week, there’s still a little to be said about Sunday’s overtime loss to Tennessee. The biggest thing that jumped out on film to coach Pete Carroll is that Seattle basically gave the game away on penalties…

Pete Carroll on Penalties 2021-09-21

Pete Carroll on Penalties 2021-09-21

Seattle travels to Minnesota Sunday to take on the oh-and-two Vikings at US Bank Stadium at 1:25 on FOX.

Bridgeport posts win, Eastmont soccer on NCWLIFE

There was one local prep girls soccer game to report on from Monday…

Prep Girls Soccer Scoreboard

Bridgeport improve to 5-and-2 on the season with a 2-nil win over Okanogan.

Prep Girls Soccer Schedule

It’s a very busy soccer schedule today with Omak hosting Lake Roosevelt; Cascade welcomes Naches Valley; Brewster plays at Chelan; and Manson hosts Pateros. Tonight at 6 it’s Selah at Ephrata and Cashmere at La Salle. Then at 7, Eastmont hosts Sunnyside; Wenatchee’s at West Valley and Moses Lake welcomes Davis.

Eastmont Girls Soccer hosts Sunnyside today on NCWLIFE

Speaking of Eastmont and Sunnyside, we’ll have that game LIVE on the NCWLIFE Channel tonight with Sebastian Moraga and Matt Wisen on the call. Their pregame from Wildcat Stadium will get underway at 6:45.

Prep Volleyball Schedule

On the volleyball courts tonight, Waterville-Mansfield plays at Almira-Coulee/Hartline at 6 o’clock. The 6:30 games have Ephrata at Connell; Quincy hosts Wahluke; Omak’s at Okanogan; Manson travels to Liberty Bell; and Tonasket takes on Brewster. Tonight at 7, it’s Eastmont at Sunnyside; West Valley at Wenatchee; Moses Lake hosts Davis; Entiat’s at Bridgeport; and Cascade Christian plays at Moses Lake Christian.

Prep Girls Swimming and Diving Schedule

And in the pool today, Eastmont is hosting Wenatchee in girls swimming and diving at the Eastmont Aquatic Center.