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Brinska Leads Gems to 5-4 Win

While they will not have the opportunity to take part in the 2014 West Coast League playoffs, the Klamath Falls Gems are doing their part to spoil the chances for the Medford Rogues, knocking off the home team 5-4 at Harry and David Field in game two of a three game set.   The...
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A’s Blank Rays

OAKLAND, Calif. – Jason Hammel walked off the mound in the sixth inning to a standing ovation from the announced crowd of 16,335 at the Coliseum. He saluted the fans with his right hand, looking more relieved than happy.   Maybe for good reason.   Hammel snapped a four-start losing streak since being traded to Oakland...
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King Felix Picks Up 12th Win For M’s

SEATTLE – Felix Hernandez has been on a record-setting pattern over the past three months and Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon wants to make sure it continues when it means a lot more.   Hernandez (12-3) went eight innings, allowed one run, struck out eight and walked one in the Mariners 4-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves Tuesday. It was...
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Brewers slip by Giants 4-3

MILWAUKEE — Brewers manager Ron Roenicke is a much bigger fan of video replay than his San Francisco counterpart Bruce Bochy — at least for one night.   Gerardo Parra snapped a tie with a home run in the seventh — his first hit since been acquired by the Brewers — and Milwaukee recorded the...
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Big Innings Lead to Rogues Victory

For the second time in a row at Harry and David Field, the Medford Rogues dominated the Klamath Falls Gems, this time knocking off the visitors by a 7-4 final.   Gems starting pitcher Kyle Detwiler (0-6) has struggled at points this season with the big inning. On Monday, the Rogues would tally two...
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Oregon Tech Volleyball Picked 5th in CCC Coaches Preseason Poll

LA GRANDE Ore. – The 2014 Oregon Tech Volleyball team will enter the season picked 5th in the Cascade Conference Preseason Coaches poll. The Owls will look to improve on 15-18 showing in 2013, including an 8-10 mark in Conference play. Tech opens their 35-match volleyball slate at Pacific Union College August, 20th in...
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Pablo Sandoval Lifts Giants Over Mets

NEW YORK — His nickname is Kung Fu Panda. The New York Mets probably have other, not so cute, monikers for Pablo Sandoval. Sandoval drove in three runs with three hits, including a go-ahead double with two outs in the ninth inning Monday that propelled the San Francisco Giants to a 4-3 victory over the New York Mets. “You...
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A’s Walk Off In The 10th

OAKLAND, Calif. – Derek Norris took a turn in the ever-changing rotation of Oakland Athletics to end games in dramatic fashion.   Norris singled up the middle with two outs and the bases loaded in the 10th inning against former Oakland closer Grant Balfour, and the Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 on Monday night.   “I’ve had a quite...
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Gems Thumped by Knights

On the second to last home game of the 2014 season the Gems were crushed by the first place Corvallis Knights 14-1.   The offensive explosion by the Knights has been a common occurrence in the nine times the Gems have played them. While the 13 run margin of defeat was not the worst...
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Giants Shut Out Mets

NEW YORK — On a weekend full of fine pitching performances and brisk games, Madison Bumgarner tossed the best game yet.   His two-hit shutout was far more than the Giants needed, and two home runs by Hunter Pence helped them beat the New York Mets 9-0 Sunday.   Bumgarner also singled, walked and scored two runs.   “He helps...
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