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‘You’re not in Kansas anymore’: The pressure — from inside and out — that could define the 2018 Red Sox

ESPN – FORT MYERS, Fla. — Upon deciding last month to finally accept a nine-figure contract to hit in the middle of the Boston Red Sox batting order, J.D. Martinezcalled his sister in California. Although Mayra Bazavilvazo oozed with pride and gave an enthusiastic thumbs-up, she also had a few words of warning for her baby bro....
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Odell Beckham Jr. fact or fiction: What’s real about his Giants future?

ESPN - Odell Beckham Jr. is getting traded. He’s holding out. He’s doing drugs. He’s never going to play again. He wants to be the highest-paid player in the NFL. He’s an alien who’s come to destroy our universe. It’s getting hard to track fact and fiction these days with the New York Giantswide receiver. Beckham...
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North Medford Standout Kaison Faust Signs with Oregon Tech

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Oregon Tech Men’s Basketball Head Coach Justin Parnell has announced the signing of North Medford standout Kaison Faust to play at Oregon Tech next season. Faust, a 6-2 guard from Medford, Oregon, was the Southwest Conference ‘Player of the Year’ leading the Black tornado to a 22-4 record and back-to-back Southwest Conference...
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Gulich Named All-Region

ATLANTA, Ga. – Senior Marie Gulich has been tabbed as a WBCA All-Region selection, the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced Thursday. Gulich is one of 52 All-Region selections, which will all be candidates for All-America honors. Gulich earned All-Pac-12 honors of the second-straight season this year, and was also chosen as Pac-12 Media Defensive Player of...
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Anderson Named Candidate For Prestigious Honor

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State outfielder Jack Anderson is one of 30 candidates nationally for the prestigious Senior Class Award, it was announced Wednesday. The honor is given annually to a Division I senior student-athlete in baseball who has notable achievements in four areas of excellence: community, classroom, character and competition. Anderson, who hails from Lake Oswego, Ore., is...
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BREAKING NEWS: Giants trading Jason Pierre-Paul, 4th-rounder to Bucs for picks in 3rd, 4th

ESPN BREAKING NEWS – The New York Giants are trading defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul and a 2018 fourth-round pick to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for third- and fourth-round picks in 2018, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter on Thursday. Pierre-Paul, a two-time Pro Bowl selection, had 68 tackles, eight sacks and two forced fumbles for the Giants in 2017 after...
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Baseball Opens Three-Game Series Vs. UW Friday

Game 20 • Home Game 9Oregon State (18-1, 3-0) vs. Washington (10-8, 3-0)March 23, 2018 • 7:05 p.m. PTCorvallis, Ore. • Goss Stadium at Coleman Field Oregon State opens a three-game series versus Washington Friday night at Goss Stadium at Coleman Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. PT. RadioAll games air on...
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Rockets’ James Harden leaves no doubt he’s the NBA’s MVP

ESPN – PORTLAND, Ore. — Pockets of fans in the electric Moda Center crowd serenaded Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard with MVP chants during his trips to the free throw line Tuesday night. “They’re supposed to do that, right?” James Harden said after scoring 42 points in the Houston Rockets‘ 115-111 victory that snapped Portland’s 13-game winning streak. “Who cares?” Harden, the...
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Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum talk Blazers’ rise, best backcourts

ESPN – PORTLAND, Ore. – Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum were enjoying bowls of clam chowder when things got intense. The topic had turned to how I didn’t anticipate the Portland Trail Blazers being the third seed in the Western Conference this late in the season. Upon hearing that, McCollum stopped mid-soup and said, “What did you anticipate? While we’re...
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Tech Battles UBC Warriors in Tough Defeat

LEWISTON, Idaho – Seven runs in scored in the first inning of games one and two for the home team, forced the Oregon Institute of Technology to fight from behind against the Lewis-Clark State College baseball team in NAIA Far West play at LCSC’s Harris Field on Sunday. The Warriors won the opener 17-3 in...
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