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AppleSox go for sweep of HarbourCats this afternoon

Baseball Blurbs by Bruce  Wenatchee 1, Victoria 0 last night Wenatchee (7-10) at Victoria (7-13) 1:05 today. Miscellany- The AppleSox are 11-3 against the HarbourCats and have won seven of the past eight.- Wenatchee is now 2-1 in shutouts this season and 62-32 all-time.- The Sox are now 3-3 in one-run games this season and 143-105 all-time.- Last night was the ninth victory by a final score of 1-0 in 15-plus seasons.- Bend has won 10 in a row.  That ties for their longest win streak in WCL history.  It also ties ...
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NCW Calendar funds the fun

According to SmartAsset.com, Wenatchee is the fifth most fitness-friendly city in America. Hey, what can we say? Between the handfuls of cyclists that can be spotted every day, to the dedicated crew that runs every Tuesday and Thursday to the talented yogis on every street corner, it is hard to argue.
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14 games into season AppleSox get first home run

Baseball Blurbs by Bruce  Bellingham 5, Wenatchee 3 last night. Wenatchee (4-6) at Bellingham (9-4) 7:05 tonight. It Finally HappenedLast night, 14 games into the season the AppleSox got their first home.  Mitchell Holland led off the eighth inning with a drive over the fence for Wenatchee's second run of the game.  The 14 games is the second longest streak for Wenatchee to begin a season without a round-tripper.  In 2007 it didn't happen until the 15th game.  Holland is the 103rd AppleSox to hit one or more home runs. This was the ...
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Everyday Business | Home sales still sizzling

In case you’re counting, Wenatchee-market homes priced at $350,000 and less sold in May at a rate of about 65 per month, according to the most recent report from Pacific Appraisal Associates. Year-to-date unit sales were up 19 percent to 355. Year-to-date dollar volume was up 24 percent to hit $93.5 million. Median price was up 9 percent to $242,900. Listings in May were up 47 percent to 153. Listings year-to-date were up 24 percent to to 609.
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AppleSox on two-game win streak

Baseball Blurbs by Bruce Wenatchee 8, Medford 3 last night. Medford (5-6) at Wenatchee (3-5) 7:05 tonight. Miscellany- The Sox are 6-5 vs. Medford and 4-1 in Paul Thomas Sr. Baseball Stadium.- Medford has now dropped five straight.                                                                        - The local club averaged 2.8 runs for their first five league games and 8.7 in the last three.- 2 hours, 59 minutes, 24 seconds...the average time of the five home league contests.  The average for all games the first 15 seasons was 2:34.5.  Twenty-five bonus minutes (there are some of us who don't quite ...
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AppleSox seek first league win at home tonight

Baseball Blurbs by Bruce Corvallis 10, Wenatchee 9 in 12 innings last night. Medford (5-4) at Wenatchee (1-5) 7:05 tonight. Last Night - was the fourth extra inning game in the last eight (2-2). - was also the fourth one-run game in the last eight (1-3). - the combined 21 runs is the most for an AppleSox/Knight game. Old record 18 (Corvallis won 11-7 at their place 7/1/11). - was the first time Corvallis has swept Wenatchee in the Apple Capital. Wenatchee vs. Medford Started in 2013 Wenatchee - trails ...