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Don Mattingly set to talk contract

LOS ANGELES — The Dodgers will bring back manager Don Mattingly for at least one more season, team president Stan Kasten confirmed Wednesday evening. “Of course,” Kasten said. “I never had any thought he would renege on his contract. It was never a question for me.” Kasten wouldn’t elaborate beyond that, honoring a Major League Baseball...
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Seahawks still waiting on tackles to return

RENTON, Wash – Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said the team still has a ways to go before either of its starting offensive tackles can return to the playing field.  Carroll remains hopeful Pro Bowl left tackle Russell Okung, who has a torn ligament in a big toe, can return the first week he’s eligible to come...
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De’Anthony Thomas expects to play

Oregon‘s already prolific offense should get a boost this week against UCLA with the expected return of running back De’Anthony Thomas. According to reports, Thomas, who has missed the last four games with an ankle injury, will play Saturday when the No. 3 Ducks (7-0, 4-0 Pac-12) host the No. 12 Bruins (5-1, 2-1). In a video...
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OSAA provides Nike gear for Chiloquin High School students

CHILOQUIN, Ore. — An assembly at Chiloquin High School Wednesday provided students some products from Nike and the Oregon School Activities Association, as well as a peek into the careers of OSAA and local media personnel. Link: See a photo gallery of Wednesday’s assembly on The Sports Legend Facebook page Chiloquin athletic director Travis...
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State of Oregon takes center stage

If you catch the state of Oregon collectively lip-syncing to the will.i.am/Britney Spears song “Scream and Shout” this week — “All eyes on us! All eyes on us!” — it’s understandable.  Oregon, our 27th most populous state, with one tenth the population of fellow Pac-12 state California, one that produced just 13 FBS football...
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Trade deadline approaching for 49ers

LONDON — The NFL trade deadline looms in seven days. However, realistically, it’s just a couple of days away for the San Francisco 49ers.  The 49ers are in London preparing for Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars (1 p.m. ET, FOX). Thus, if the they plan to acquire someone to play in Week 8, they’d likely have...
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Seahawks re-sign Michael Robinson

The Seattle Seahawks re-signed veteran fullback Michael Robinson, who revealed Tuesday that he was hospitalized and seriously ill when he was listed with a mysterious virus during the preseason before he was released. Robinson said he had a reaction to an anti-inflammatory drug he was taking at the time. “I was taking the prescription drug Indocin,” he...
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Dodgers Sign Cuban Alexander Guerrero

The Los Angeles Dodgers added another promising Cuban player Tuesday, agreeing to a four-year deal with middle infielder Alexander Guerrero. The deal, which will pay Guerrero at least $28 million, means he likely will begin next season as the team’s every-day second baseman. The Dodgers had been working to come to an agreement with the Cuban...
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Oregon Tech starts its women’s basketball season this weekend

Four road games in nine days, including two against NCAA opponents, is how the 2013-14 women’s basketball schedule begins for Oregon Tech. The Owls open play at Humboldt State on Saturday before resting nearly a week and then playing three games in four days, ending with an exhibition against the University of Oregon on...
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HS Agenda: Oct. 22

Lost River and Bonanza volleyball play tonight in Bonanza. Junior varsity coach Monica Addington talks about the match. Lost River junior varsity volleyball coach Monica Addington Tuesday Games Boys SoccerLakeview vs Cascade ChristianWeed at Butte ValleyHidden Valley at HenleyTulelake at Trinity Girls SoccerMazama at Phoenix Henley at Hidden ValleyLakeview at Cascade Christian VolleyballNorth Valley at...
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