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By Jaryd Cline
Sports Editor 

Denney helps Pippins to playoffs


August 9, 2017



Former Goldendale High School standout Lucas Denney and the Yakima Valley Pippins are headed to the West Coast League's playoffs after finishing the regular season with a 28-26 record to finish second place in the South Division.

The West Coast League, an 11-team wood-bat league that's been around for 13 years, features some of the top players from major college baseball programs across the country. Current Seattle Mariners pitcher James Paxton and outfielder Mitch Haniger played in the West Coast League not too long ago as well as a handful of other Major League Baseball players.

This is the first year that Denney, a 2013 Goldendale High School graduate, has played in the West Coast Le...

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