Matt Miller

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Junior Baseball Player Matt MIller.
Current batting average is .324 with six rbi. On base percentage is .419 with a slugging percentage of .324. Matt can play any position in the outfield. He has above average speed with a strong arm. As a pitcher, Matt has a 2-1 record with an earned run average of .98 through 18.3 innings pitched. Matt has racked up 20 strike outs and issued 12 walks. Matt played his freshman year, but had to sit out his sophomore year due to an ankle injury. Matt will usually bat in the middle to bottom third in the lineup, however, he has been leading off in the past week while Brian Trigg attends the DECA Conference. Coach Scott Bray describes Matt as a hard worker with a positive attitude.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 6 days ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

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SPORTS CORNER

20 hours 36 min ago

After a day off, the Cardinals return to the diamond tonight for the first of a three-game series with the Padres from Petco Park. St. Louis is 56-and-48 this season and trots Lance Lynn to the hill. Lynn is 11-and-7 with a 3.05 ERA. San Diego counters with 9-and-10 Tyson Ross who has a 2.65 ERA this season. First pitch is at 9:10.