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Mariners

Rangers Rough Up Mariners

EATTLE — Three months into his major league career, Rougned Odor became the youngest player to hit a big league grand slam since Jose Reyes in 2003. Odor homered off Erasmo Ramirez in the third inning to back Colby Lewis, and the last-placeTexas Rangers beat Seattle 12-4 Wednesday to take two of three from the Mariners. “I feel really good right now,”...
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2014 Basin Football Tour – Triad School

On Tuesday, August 26th, we visited with the Triad Timberwolves and their head coach Louie Idrogo. Multimedia Louie Idrogo – Head Coach Doug Etchevers – Senior Captain Eli Builta – Starting Quarterback Photo Album – Practice at Triad School Last Season Overall: 9-3 League: 7-1 (2nd in 1A District 2) Home: 3-1 Road: 5-2...
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San Francisco Giants

Bumgarner, Giants Dominates Rockies

SAN FRANCISCO — Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner wanted to waste a two-strike curveball in front of Rockies cleanup hitter Justin Morneau. He left the ball up just enough for Morneau to get a piece of it — the only mistake on an otherwise memorable night for the San Francisco left-hander. Bumgarner pitched a one-hitter and matched his...
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Mariners

Mariners Shut Out Rangers

SEATTLE — The rust is starting to come off for James Paxton, and the rest of the American League might want to take note.   Given an early lead after Robinson Cano hit his 12th home run in the first, Paxton pitched into the seventh inning in a bounce-back start to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 5-0 win...
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Oakland Athletics A's

Carter Lifts Astros Past A’s

HOUSTON – Chris Carter has hit his fair share of no-doubt home runs this season and has never taken more than a second to watch as one began to sail out of the park.   That changed on Tuesday night when Houston’s slugger hit his 32nd homer, a towering three-run drive in the eighth inning that...
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2014 Basin Football Tour – Klamath Union High School

On Monday, August 25th, we visited with the Klamath Union Pelicans and their head coach Tom Smith.  Multimedia Photo Album – Practice at Klamath Union High School Last Season Overall: 5-5 League: 4-1 (1st) Home: 3-2 Road: 2-3 Playoffs: Lost 41-40 to Central in 4A Round of 16 Home Stadium: Modoc Field in Klamath...
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2014 Basin Football Tour – Hosanna Christian Academy

On Friday, August 23rd, we visited with the Hosanna Christian Lions and their head coach Jim Johnston.  Multimedia Hosanna Christian Academy – Photo Album Last Season Overall: 2-7 League (1A D5/Mountain Valley): 2-6 Home: 0-4 Road: 2-2 Neutral: 0-1 Home Stadium: Civic Center in Merrill, OR Outlook Senior quarterback Austin Trumbly will start for...
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OIT Men’s Soccer Falls to Oaks

REDDING, Calif. – The Oregon Tech men’s soccer team was trying to do something Monday morning that they hadn’t done since 2009, that is to win back-back road games. Unfortunately for the Owls that milestone will have to wait, as they lost to the Oaks of Menlo College 6-0 in  non-conference action. Both teams...
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Oakland Athletics A's

Athletics Shut Down Astros

HOUSTON – Jeff Samardzija was determined to get back on track Monday night after a couple of bad starts, so he was thrilled to see Josh Donaldson back in the Oakland lineup. Samardzija pitched eight solid innings and Donaldson drove in three runs after sitting out Sunday with a knee injury to lead the Athletics over the Houston Astros 8-2....
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San Francisco Giants

Rockies Hold Off Giants

SAN FRANCISCO — For years, the Colorado Rockies would lose the close ones in San Francisco.   Those fortunes have changed in 2014.   Tyler Matzek struck out seven in seven innings to end a five-start losing streak, and the Rockies capitalized on San Francisco’s mistakes to beat the Giants 3-2 on Monday night for their third...
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