Baseball Blurbs by Bruce Gresham 4, Wenatchee 3 last night in 11 innings Gresham (16-16, 5-0) at Wenatchee (10-22, 0-5) 7:05 tonight. Sox Stuff* The AppleSox pitchers are striking out batters 7.66 times per game, the fourth highest in the league. On the other hand, Wenatchee hitters are whiffing 8.38 times per game, the highest in the circuit.* Close, but not quite...1-7 in 1-run games.* 1-3 in extra inning affairs. Where Are They Now?* The Medford Rogues were WCL members for three seasons form 2013-15. They now play in the 6-team Great West League. ...
Baseball Blurbs by Bruce Corvallis 5, Wenatchee 3 and Corvallis 4, Wenatchee 1 last night. Who Would Have Thunk ItThe second game of the doubleheader last night was the 900th in franchise history.* Overall...552-348...61.3%
White Heron Cellars will celebrate 30 years of winemaking excellence this Saturday with an evening of vintage wine tasting and music at the winery overlooking the Columbia River Gorge at Trinidad.
1776 by most measures was a notable year in America. The Declaration of Independence alone made it so. Jeffersonʼs achievement, however, had been preceded by Thomas Paineʼs influential pamphlet “Common Sense”, which presented the case for independence. Marshaling the evidence in support of separation, Paine authored Americaʼs first best-seller.
Washington wine grape growers can expect to see another early harvest and possibly another long growing season, based on the way weather conditions have so far gone. Last year turned out pretty well for growers and winemakers, so that may not be a bad thing at all.