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Athletics Top Angels In 11

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Even after every momentum swing, dramatic hit and terrible relief performance in an 11-inning game, the Oakland Athletics were unshakably confident somebody would pull them through. Josh Donaldson and Jim Johnson stepped up and got it done. Donaldson drove in Jed Lowrie with an 11th-inning double, and the A’s overcame Mike Trout‘s tying homer in the ninth for a...
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Lady Owls Slip One Spot in Top 25

KANSAS CITY, Mo. –After a 4-2 road trip last week the Oregon Tech Lady Owls softball team dropped one spot from No. 16 to No. 17 in the fifth regular edition of the 2014 NAIA Softball Coaches’ Top 25 Poll, the national office announced Tuesday. With 20 first-place votes and 591 points, Concordia (Calif.) is...
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Giants Top Dodgers In 12

SAN FRANCISCO – Hector Sanchez had his wife and young daughter waiting in the parking lot. He had to do something to end the game. Sanchez singled home the winning run with two outs in the 12th inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Tuesday night after Brandon Belt‘s tying double in the ninth.
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Rangers Blank Mariners

ARLINGTON, Texas – Prince Fielder ended his Texas home run drought, and Robbie Rossfinally got some help from the offense as a starter. Fielder and Kevin Kouzmanoff hit back-to-back homers, Ross limited Seattle to five singles in seven-plus innings and the Texas Rangers beat the Mariners 5-0 Tuesday night.
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Mariners Spoil Lewis’ Return

ARLINGTON, Texas — While manager Lloyd McClendon is no fan of the transfer rule, he certainly has no problem challenging the application of it to get the Seattle Mariners a run.  Seattle had a six-run outburst in an inning that included three Texas errors and an overturned call that led to the ejection of Rangers manager...
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Jaso’s Pinch-Hit Homer Lifts Athletics

ANAHEIM, Calif. – John Jaso came up big again as a pinch hitter with a home run againstLos Angeles Angels closer Ernesto Frieri, a year and five days after doing the same thing toKevin Jepsen at Angel Stadium — a place where Jaso just loves to hit. Jaso’s go-ahead, two-run shot in the ninth inning sent the Oakland Athletics to a...
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Blazers edge Warriors in OT

PORTLAND, Ore. – LaMarcus Aldridge said an overtime thriller over Golden State was good preparation for the looming postseason. “It definitely shows what we’re going to see in the playoffs,” Portland’s All-Star forward said, “where every possession counts and every basket counts.”
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Hustlin’ Owls Chop Down Oaks

(KLAMATH FALLS, Ore.) – The Oregon Tech Hustlin’ Owls got two complete games from their starting pitchers as they swept an NAIA-West double header over Menlo College, winning 11-2 and 8-1. OIT improves to 11-33 on the season and 6-18 in NAIA West play with the sweep. Menlo falls to 11-13 in NAIA West...
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Athletics Blank Mariners

SEATTLE — Another well-pitched game for the Oakland Athletics came with a price.  Scott Kazmir threw six sharp innings before leaving with tightness in his left triceps, andYoenis Cespedes hit a two-run homer that broke a scoreless tie in the eighth that lifted the A’s over the Seattle Mariners 3-0 Sunday.  Kazmir called it was “a very, very minor” injury....
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Dodgers Sweep Series With D-backs

PHOENIX — That dry desert air brought out the best of the Los Angeles Dodgers offense, especially Adrian Gonzalez. Gonzalez homered for the fourth consecutive game and the Dodgers beat the Diamondbacks 8-6 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
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