Links on SK Grads Jason Hammel and Willie Bloomquist

Jason Hammel pitched a career-high 7 1/3 innings to get his fifth straight win for the Colorado Rockies on Friday night.

Here’s some video on the graduate of South Kitsap, courtesty

And here’s a couple stories about his latest victory — one from the Denver Post and one from

South Kitsap’s other major leaguer, Willie Bloomquist of the Royals, tripled, singled and scored both runs for Kansas City in a loss against Pittsburgh on Saturday. Bloomquist’s hitting .276 with a team-high 13 stolen bases. Here’s a story on the game. And here’s a link to a Kansas City Star blog about Willie. It’s a little old, but it’s still interesting. If you read the comments, you’ll notice he’s converted a lot of fans.

One thought on “Links on SK Grads Jason Hammel and Willie Bloomquist

  1. Great fun! We’ve been fans of Jason since his junior high days. Thanks so much for the video…especially enjoyed his catching his own pitches!

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