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Tech Qualifies 10 to NAIA Track & Field National Championships

ANSAS CITY, Mo. – The NAIA has officially announced the complete entry list for the 64th annual Men’s Outdoor Track and Field National Championships and 35th annual Women’s Outdoor Track and Field National Championships. Oregon Tech will send 10 athletes to this year’s event to be held at Mickey Miller Blackwell Stadium in Gulf Shores,...
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Belt’s 3rd homer in 3 games helps Giants beat Reds 9-8

CINCINNATI — Getting back to basics is working for Brandon Belt and the San Francisco Giants. Belt homered for the third time in three games, Nori Aoki drove in three runs and the San Francisco Giants beat the Cincinnati Reds 9-8 Sunday after nearly wasting a five-run lead. “I’m seeing the ball well,” said Belt, who drove in seven runs as...
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James Paxton leads Mariners over Red Sox 5-0

SEATTLE – James Paxton stretched his scoreless streak to a career-best 20 innings, and the Seattle Mariners defeated the Boston Red Sox 5-0 Sunday. Paxton (2-2) allowed five hits in eight innings, struck out two and walked two, and Carson Smith pitched a perfect ninth. Miller snagged a hard hit groundball at shortstop from Dustin Pedroia to strandBlake Swihart at third base in the third...
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Jeff Samardzija pitches White Sox to 1st series sweep in Oakland in 18 years

OAKLAND, Calif. – Jeff Samardzija spent the first two days of the series catching up with old friends. He spent the last day making trouble for them. Avisail Garcia hit a two-run homer, Alexei Ramirez had two hits and two RBIs, and Samardzija pitched eight strong innings to help the Chicago White Sox beat the Athletics 7-3 Sunday for their first series sweep...
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Oregon Tech Signs NIC Transfer Pitcher

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Head Coach Greg Stewart announced recently that North Idaho College transfer Tori Almos (Longview, Wash.) will join the Oregon Tech softball team beginning this fall. Almos, currently in her sophomore season at NIC, holds a 17-3 mark, including 165 strikeouts in 139 innings with a 3.17 ERA.  Almos finished up her...
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Byrd’s bases-loaded single, homer lead Reds over Giants 4-3

CINCINNATI — The Reds traded for Marlon Byrd to try to finally get something out of a left fielder. After a terrible April, he’s making the move pay off. Byrd hit a bases-loaded single and a tiebreaking solo homer in the eighth inning Thursday night, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants. The...
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Boston rallies in the 9th for 2-1 victory over Seattle

SEATTLE – Shane Victorino‘s two huge plays let the Boston Red Sox hang around long enough to piece together an unusual ninth-inning rally. Brock Holt doubled and scored the go-ahead run on Rickie Weeks‘ error with one out in the ninth inning, Victorino hit his first homer of the season and the Red Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Thursday...
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No. 12 Oregon Tech Heads to NAIA Softball World Series with 5-4 win over No. 5 Saint Xavier

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – No. 12 Oregon Tech battled back from a three-run deficit, Karlie LeVeque (pictured-by Kelly Caleb) tripled in the go-ahead run and the Owls held on to edge No. 5 Saint Xavier, 5-4, in the Opening Round Championship of the Oregon Tech Bracket. Second-seed Oregon Tech (44-14) will advance to the 2015...
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Wade Miley duels with Sonny Gray, Boston beats A’s 2-0

OAKLAND, Calif. — Somehow, Wade Miley pulled off escape acts all afternoon. “Houdini,” the Red Sox starter said with a smile. Miley dueled with Athletics ace Sonny Gray and worked out of jams to end a three-start skid thanks to some sparkling defense, and the Boston beat Oakland 2-0 Wednesday to take two of three in the series....
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Springer’s tie-breaking homer leads Astros past Giants 4-3

HOUSTON — On his first night back in uniform in a week, George Springerexceeded his own expectations. The pragmatic youngster went the plate in the eighth of a tie ballgame looking to reach base. Instead, Springer hit a tie-breaking solo homer in the eighth and the Houston Astros rallied past the San Francisco Giants 4-3 on Wednesday night. “I...
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