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Brattain and Gretz in Top-3 after Day One of CCC Multi-Event Championship

HERMISTON, Ore. – Oregon Tech’s Daniel Brattain and Seth Gretz sit in second place and third place, respectively, after day one of the Cascade Collegiate Conference multi-event championship today at Hermiston High School.  Veronica Norris, the only Tech athlete competing in the women’s heptathlon, did not score on her final two events of the afternoon...
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Maxwell hits winning single in 10th, Giants sweep Dodgers

SAN FRANCISCO – Justin Maxwell took advantage of a second chance to drive in the winning run. Maxwell was robbed of a big hit in his previous at-bat, but his single with one out in the 10th inning sent the San Francisco Giants to a 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers Thursday for a three-game sweep. In the eighth...
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Angels get 1 hit, but beat A’s 2-0 on Calhoun’s homer

ANAHEIM, Calif. — After Nick Tropeano shut down the Oakland Athletics in a dazzling debut, three relievers escaped big jams with the help of some stellar defense. When the Los Angeles Angels play this well otherwise, one hit is plenty. Tropeano pitched five-hit ball into the seventh inning, and Kole Calhoun‘s two-run homer was the Angels’ only hit in a 2-0...
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Grizzlies earn franchise’s first 2-0 playoff lead with win over Blazers

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Known for pounding opponents inside with Marc Gasol andZach Randolph, the Memphis Grizzlies are showing they can be just as effective outside the paint. Hey, they can even shoot 3-pointers. Mike Conley and Courtney Lee each scored 18 points, and the Grizzlies beat Portland 97-82 Wednesday night to grab the franchise’s first 2-0 lead in a playoff series....
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Butler homers in 5-run 7th as A’s beat Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The moment of truth for Sonny Gray came in the third inning with the bases loaded and one out. He passed that test against the meat of the Los Angeles Angels‘ lineup, and they couldn’t touch him after that. Gray outpitched Jered Weaver with seven innings of two-hit ball, and Billy Butler homered during a five-run seventh inning...
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Mariners hold off Astros 3-2

SEATTLE — Houston had plenty of opportunities Wednesday night, but each time the tying run reached third base, the Astros were unable to get the job done. The failed chances eventually ran out and the Astros were unable to complete a three-game sweep against Seattle, falling 3-2 to the Mariners. Down a run, Houston...
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Panik hits game-ending sacrifice fly, Giants beat Dodgers

SAN FRANCISCO — A pair of important wins against one of baseball’s hottest teams is exactly what Giants manager Bruce Bochy is counting on to help get his club back on track from a rough start. Joe Panik hit a game-ending sacrifice fly against a five-man infield, and San Francisco beat the first-place Dodgers 3-2...
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Tech Men and Women Finish 3rd at CCC Golf Championships

NORTH PLAINS, Ore.— The Oregon Tech Men’s Golf Team just missed 2nd place finishing one stroke behind Corban University for 3rd place as No. 16-ranked Concordia University won both the men’s and women’s CCC Titles. Oregon Tech head coach Jeff Corkill was voted CCC Men’s Coach of the Year. 2015 CCC Championships Final Men ...
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Angels beat A’s with 3-run HRs by Giavotella, Calhoun

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Los Angeles Angels had a pretty easy time against Oakland pitching — until they faced first baseman Ike Davis. Johnny Giavotella hit a three-run homer, his first for the Angels after the second inning was extended by a replay review, and the defending AL West champions routed the Athletics 14-1 Tuesday night to end...
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McHugh wins 10th straight as Astros rally past M’s 6-3

SEATTLE – Collin McHugh continued to linger, never getting knocked around enough to where his night needed to end, even if it felt as if there were constantly runners on base. That grinding effort by Houston’s young rising star pitcher was eventually rewarded by Jose Altuve, who hit a go-ahead three-run double in the eighth inning that...
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