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It’s ‘Christmas in July’ TONIGHT as the Highline Bears take on the Wallbangers

It’s ‘Christmas in July’ TONIGHT as the Highline Bears take on the Wallbangers

REMINDER: It’ll be Christmas in July TONIGHT – Saturday, July 13, 2019 – when your Highline Bears take on the Wallbangers Baseball Club, with the first pitch (er, snowball?) set for 7:05 p.m. Join... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline Bears play two games at home this weekend!

REMINDER: Highline Bears play two games at home this weekend!

REMINDER: Your Highline Bears are back in action in White Center this weekend, with games on Friday and Saturday nights: Friday, Jun 14, 2019, 7:05 p.m. Join us for Military Appreciation Night, as the... [Read more]

Enjoy donuts, Buntly’s b-day & baseball at Highline Bears games this weekend

Enjoy donuts, Buntly’s b-day & baseball at Highline Bears games this weekend

Your 2019 undefeated Highline Bears will be playing three games this weekend, with two at home at Mel Olsen Stadium in White Center, and the third on the road Sunday against the Wallbangers: FRIDAY, JUNE... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline Bears open their 2019 baseball season this Saturday!

REMINDER: Highline Bears open their 2019 baseball season this Saturday!

REMINDER: The opening game of your 2019 Highline Bears baseball team is this SATURDAY, June 1 at Mel Olson Stadium in White Center! The first pitch is set for 7:10 p.m. The Bears are heading into their... [Read more]

Want to be the first hitter of the 2019 Highline Bears Season? Here’s how!

Want to be the first hitter of the 2019 Highline Bears Season? Here’s how!

The Highline Bears summer collegiate baseball team is getting a little bit crazier every season (opening night is this Saturday, June 1), and the first batter of the Bears season will actually be a fan... [Read more]

Buntly the Bear threatens defamation lawsuit & releases contract demands

Buntly the Bear threatens defamation lawsuit & releases contract demands

Local summer collegiate baseball team the Highline Bears’ beloved mascot ‘Buntly the Bear’ is now threatening a defamation lawsuit against the team after Bears General Manager Justin Moser... [Read more]

Highline Bears’ Buntly the Bear goes on strike

Highline Bears’ Buntly the Bear goes on strike

The local summer collegiate baseball team, the Highline Bears’ beloved mascot Buntly the Bear has gone on strike. Citing lack of pay, hostile work conditions, unreasonable performance standards and lack... [Read more]

Highline Bears baseball 2019 season opener will be Saturday, June 1!

Highline Bears baseball 2019 season opener will be Saturday, June 1!

The Highline Bears summer collegiate baseball team plans for a summer full of entertainment and fun, with the 2019 season opening game set for Saturday, June 1 at Mel Olson Stadium in White Center. The... [Read more]

Highline Bears & Seattle Southside Chamber’s Night at Ballpark is Aug. 11

Highline Bears & Seattle Southside Chamber’s Night at Ballpark is Aug. 11

Come watch our very own Highline Bears take on the Gresham Greywolves at Mel Olson Stadium on Saturday, Aug. 11! The Seattle Southside Chamber and the Highline Bears invite all to join them at this family... [Read more]

Highline Bears bats can’t keep up with Everett Merchants, falling 7-4

Highline Bears bats can’t keep up with Everett Merchants, falling 7-4

By Luke Olson No doubt, any delay in the game can throw off a player’s rhythm – especially for a pitcher. And when Nolan Smith of the Everett Merchants slid into third base on a base hit to right... [Read more]

Pitching duel out as Highline Bears fall to Seattle Studs, 1-0

Pitching duel out as Highline Bears fall to Seattle Studs, 1-0

By Luke Olson After Sam Hellinger of the Seattle Studs struck out his eighth batter in the bottom of the third—the Highline Bears could sense the kind of night they were going to endure. But, Hellinger... [Read more]

Highline Bears get bitten by Kent Bulldogs Saturday night

Highline Bears get bitten by Kent Bulldogs Saturday night

By Luke Olson Things were rolling quite smoothly for starting pitcher Colin Cortez until a fifth inning debacle that began with a one-out homer by the Kent Bulldogs. That homerun started a seven-run rally... [Read more]

Former Fire Chief Russ Pritchard brings baseball back to the community

Former Fire Chief Russ Pritchard brings baseball back to the community

By Payton Dineen For the past three years, Mel Olson Stadium in White Center has been the home of the Highline Bears summer collegiate baseball team. Every summer since 2015, upwards of 600 fans have... [Read more]

Highline Bears hold off Borders 9th-inning rally to cap second win of season

Highline Bears hold off Borders 9th-inning rally to cap second win of season

By Luke Olson Eager to stay in after mowing down back-to-back batters in the top of the sixth, Cameron Jenkins would be pulled and walked off the mound being greeted with well-deserved hugs and fist... [Read more]

Former UW pitcher for Seattle Studs shuts down Highline Bears 11-0 Thursday

Former UW pitcher for Seattle Studs shuts down Highline Bears 11-0 Thursday

By Luke Olson All the Highline Bears players and coaches knew what was to come on Thursday night against the Seattle Studs. Geoff Brown was on the mound for Seattle. A former Jackson High School standout,... [Read more]

9-runs enough for Highline Bears to notch first win of season Saturday night

9-runs enough for Highline Bears to notch first win of season Saturday night

By Luke Olson It was an offense head coach Josh Evans has been waiting for – one he knew all season long that would be able to produce. After taking a 2-0 lead early in the bottom of the second, the... [Read more]

Offense struggles as North Sound Emeralds blank Highline Bears, 3-0

Offense struggles as North Sound Emeralds blank Highline Bears, 3-0

By Luke Olson It was not long ago head coach Josh Evans would make his case that reliever A.J. Palmer could possibly get some starts for the Highline Bears in the near future after an impressive performance... [Read more]

Highline Bears’ first-ever Bobblehead Night is this Saturday with Buntly!

Highline Bears’ first-ever Bobblehead Night is this Saturday with Buntly!

The Highline Bears will be holding their first-ever Bobblehead Night this Saturday, June 16 when they take on the Redmond Dudes at Mel Olsen Stadium in White Center. And the collectible Bobblehead will... [Read more]

Highline Bears bats go quiet against Walla Walla Sweets in non-league matchup

Highline Bears bats go quiet against Walla Walla Sweets in non-league matchup

By Luke Olson It’s hard for teams to win ball games when not many hits nor walks are registered for them. It’s even harder when you give away a total of eight free passes on walks to the opposing... [Read more]