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Mariners Cruise Past Astros

SEATTLE — When Brad Miller was hitting a season-low .151 three months into the season, he might not have expected even to be with the Seattle Mariners in the final month of the season. But Miller made perhaps his most significant contribution to the club’s postseason aspirations Monday night, hitting a tiebreaking, two-run triple and driving in three...
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White Sox Walk Off Against A’s

CHICAGO – Tyler Flowers shocked the Oakland Athletics on Monday night — but probably no more than he surprised himself. Flowers hit a solo home run to tie the game in the ninth inning and then added another to win it in the 12th, leading the Chicago White Sox to an improbable 5-4 victory. The catcher became the first player...
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49ers Capitalize On Cowboys’ Turnovers

ARLINGTON, Texas – Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers can put a tumultuous offseason behind them. They have a rusty Tony Romo to thank for making the opener a little easier. Kaepernick threw two touchdown passes to Vernon Davis, one after the first of three interceptions from Romo, and the 49ers cruised to a 28-17 win over the sloppy Cowboys...
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Oregon Tech Sweeps Beacons in Conference Action

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Oregon Tech moved to 2-0 in Cascade Conference action after a straight-set victory over Northwest Christian University 3-0, (25-14, 25-20, 25-20) this evening at Danny Miles Court. Oregon Tech moves to 11-2 overall and 2-0 in the conference standings.  NCU is even at 2-2 on the season and 0-2 in...
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Rangers edge Mariners 1-0 to snap 8-game slide

ARLINGTON, Texas – Derek Holland and Tim Bogar both enjoyed their first victory of the season.   Holland (1-0) pitched seven impressive innings in his second start off the disabled list, and the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 1-0 Sunday to snap an eight-game losing streak.   “It means a lot,” said Holland, who missed the first five months following offseason...
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Astros Come Back Against Athletics

OAKLAND, Calif. — A day after a dramatic comeback victory, the Oakland Athletics had quite the letdown. Ryan Cook walked three of his four batters, helping the Houston Astros score two runs in the ninth without a hit on their way to a 4-3 victory Sunday. “Regardless, we have to find a way to create our own momentum,” A’s...
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Tigers’ Lobstein tops Giants 6-1 for first win

DETROIT — When the Detroit Tigers put together a star-studded starting rotation for the pennant drive, Kyle Lobstein wasn’t supposed to be part of the group.   Now, he might be their hottest pitcher.   Lobstein earned up his first major league victory Sunday night, allowing one run in 5 2/3 innings in the Tigers 6-1 win over...
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Oregon State holds on to beat Hawaii 38-30

HONOLULU – Sean Mannion threw for 300 yards and three touchdowns Saturday night and Oregon State beat Hawaii 38-30. Mannion completed 26 of 37 passes as the Beavers (2-0) racked up 464 yards of total offense against the Rainbow Warriors (0-2). Victor Bolden caught 11 passes for 119 yards, including a 6-yard touchdown reception early in the...
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Oregon Tech Blanked at Linfield, 4-0

McMINNVILLE, Ore. – The Wildcats notched a pair of goals in each half and blanked Oregon Tech 4-0 in non-conference men’s soccer action tonight at Linfield College. Linfield outshot the Owls 19-10 and held a slight 8-5 edge in corner kicks.  The Owls placed three shots on goal to the Wildcats’ eight.  Moi Diaz...
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Oregon Pulls Away From Michigan State

EUGENE, Ore. — Trailing Michigan State 27-18 in the third quarter and facing a third-and-10, Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota found himself confronting a decision while on the run: Either pitch the ball to freshman Royce Freeman, or try a keeper. Mariota, who is as adept with his feet as he is with his arm, decided on the...
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