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Giants Blank Cubs

SAN FRANCISCO — Bruce Bochy remembered stressing out while watching Tim Lincecumlabor through the final innings of his 148-pitch no-hitter at San Diego last July. The Giants manager said there was “no chance” of stretching out his starter again Wednesday, even after Lincecum logged five hitless innings. Not with a blister forming on the tip...
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Mazama and Henley softball teams advance

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore – In the first round of the OSAA 4A state softball tournament, Henley and Mazama both earned victories to advance to the quarterfinals. Henley, the bracket’s 4th seed, hosted Douglas. The Lady Hornets shut out Trojan hitters, winning by a score of 5-0. The win reversed losses from the previous week...
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Three Owls Earn NAIA Scholar Honors

GULF SHORES, Ala. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced that 233 men and 337 women track and field student-athletes have been named 2014 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes including Oregon Tech’s Scott Minor, a senior from Hyampto, California, along with Sara Howard, a senior from Colfax, California and Rachel Botsford, a junior from...
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Tim Hudson throws 7 shutout innings as Giants blanks Cubs

SAN FRANCISCO — After a broken right ankle with Atlanta last year threatened to end his career, Tim Hudson has emerged as one of baseball’s best and most surprising offseason additions. Hudson turned in another vintage performance to start this season, tossing seven innings to lead the San Francisco Giants past the Chicago Cubs 4-0 on Tuesday night. “I couldn’t...
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Davis uses legs, smarts to help Tigers nip A’s

OAKLAND, Calif. — Pinch-runner Rajai Davis‘s decision to steal third base just as Oakland catcher Derek Norris was throwing the ball back to the pitcher caught most everyone by surprise — including several of his Detroit teammates.   Tigers manager Brad Ausmus just hopes it’s the spark to pull his slumping team out of its two-week funk.   Davis...
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Weaver Pitches Angels Past Mariners

SEATTLE — On a night when starter Jered Weaver struggled at times, the Los Angeles Angels were more concerned about a reliever who only faced one batter.   Weaver gave up three runs over six innings to lead the Los Angeles Angels to a 6-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. It was Weaver’s fifth win in six...
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Klamath Falls Will Host 2015 Babe Ruth World Series

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore – Historic Kiger Stadium will be the site of another Babe Ruth Baseball tournament next summer, as the 2015 Senior Babe Ruth World Series has been awarded to Klamath Falls. This will be the 3rd World Series held at Kiger Stadium – preceded by the Babe Ruth World Series in 1968...
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Tech’s Adams Finishes 4th, Garlitz 17th on Final Day of National Championships

GULF SHORES, Ala. – On the final day of competition at the 2014 NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships, Oregon Tech Sophomore Paul Adams (pictured on the right) hit All-American status as he finished 4th in the 5K final.  Kirby Garlitz survived tough conditions to finish in the 17th position in the Marathon...
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Athletics Trounce Tigers

OAKLAND, Calif. — Athletics manager Bob Melvin issued a pregame message to his slumping team to grind out at-bats rather look for home runs.   Fortunately for the A’s, the players didn’t exactly follow that advice.   Kyle Blanks homered in his home debut at the Coliseum, Derek Norris capped Oakland’s five-homer day with a grand slam...
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Mariners

Cano, Mariners Top Angels

SEATTLE – Chris Young pitched shutout ball until Albert Pujols homered in the seventh inning, Robinson Cano had three hits and two RBIs to raise his average to .332, and theSeattle Mariners beat the Angels 5-1 on Monday. After manager Lloyd McClendon lamented Seattle’s production following losses over the weekend to Houston, the Mariners responded with five runs in the first...
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