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Moates Named First-Team NAIA All-American, Shrum NAIA Honorable Mention

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Awards continue to pile up for freshman standout Tara Moates (Klamath Falls, Ore.), as the 2015 Cascade Collegiate Conference Player of the Year just picked up 2015 First-Team NAIA All-American honors, announced by the national office.  Junior centerfielder McKenzie Shrum (picuterd-left) was a NAIA All-American honorable mention selection.  Moates (pictured-right) became...
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Chavez shuts down Yankees to lead Athletics to 3-0 win

OAKLAND, Calif. — The way Jesse Chavez was dealing, Stephen Vogt knew Oakland didn’t need much offense to give him a much-needed win. That hasn’t been so easy for the Athletics to do this season. Chavez pitched eight impressive innings and Vogt hit a two-run homer to give the A’s their first home series win of the season...
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San Francisco Giants

Braves score 4 in the 9th to stun Giants 7-5

SAN FRANCISCO – Jace Peterson continued his torrid pace and once again came through with the game on the line. Peterson tripled with the bases loaded in Atlanta’s four-run ninth inning to lead the Braves to a 7-5 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Sunday. Freddie Freeman sparked the rally with his second home run in as many...
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Mariners

Indians walk to a win, outlast Mariners in 12 innings

SEATTLE – Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona credited his bullpen for the team’s latest win. Six relievers limited Seattle to just one hit over the 6 2/3 innings, and David Murphy had a two-run single in the Indians’ three-run 12th to beat the Mariners 6-3 Sunday. “Now that was impressive,” Francona said. “Any time you’re on the road...
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Oakland Athletics A's

Athletics rally to beat Yankees 5-4

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics came out on the right side of a one-run game for a change. Ben Zobrist drew a bases-loaded walk from David Carpenter in the seventh inning to break a tie and the A’s rallied from a three-run deficit to beat the New York Yankees 5-4 on Thursday night. “We haven’t won many games like that...
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San Francisco Giants

Belt homers, doubles in Giants’ 7-0 win over Braves

SAN FRANCISCO – Brandon Belt worked on going the other way and that hitting approach has been playing big dividends. Belt’s opposite-field, solo home run in the seventh inning broke up a scoreless pitching duel and the San Francisco Giants won their fourth straight, beating theAtlanta Braves 7-0 on Thursday night. “I hit it on the barrel but this...
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Mariners

Kluber strikes out 13 in Indians’ 5-3 win over Mariners

SEATTLE — Even a couple of home runs couldn’t derail the roll Cleveland’sCorey Kluber is on, getting closer to the form that earned him the AL Cy Young award a season ago. Kluber struck out 13 in seven innings to win his third straight decision, Jason Kipnis continued his hot May with two hits and two RBI,...
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Lady Owls Season Ends in Loss to No. 3 Lindsey Wilson

SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Senior Jordan Hood finished with a three-hitter in the circle and led No. 3 Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) to a 8-1 victory over No. 7 Oregon Tech Wednesday night at the 35th Annual NAIA Softball World Series, presented by Security National Bank and Morningside College. Hood allowed two singles and a...
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San Francisco Giants

Vogelsong, Giants complete sweep with 3-1 win over Brewers

MILWAUKEE — Solid starting pitching and timely hitting have helped the San Francisco Giants get over a slow start in April to edge back toward the top of the NL West standings. No starter has benefited more from the surge than Ryan Vogelsong. The veteran right-hander escaped a couple of tough jams to allow one run in...
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Mariners

Hernandez gets 8th win, Mariners beat Rays 3-0

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Seattle manager Lloyd McClendon need just one word to describe another great start by Felix Hernandez. Phenomenal. Hernandez pitched a four-hitter to become the major’s first eight-game winner,Nelson Cruz hit his AL-best 18th homer to snap a scoreless tie in the ninth inning and the Seattle Mariners completed a three-game sweep by beating theTampa...
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