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Tech’s Moates Earns NAIA National Softball Player of the Week Award

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Oregon Tech’s Tara Moates has been named the NAIA National Softball Player of the Week based on her performance at College of Idaho and Eastern Oregon University in the last week of Cascade Collegiate Conference regular-season softball action, the national office announced Tuesday.   Moates (Klamath Falls, Ore.) went 12-for-15 at...
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OIT Men and Women in 3rd after 1st Day of CCC Championships

NORTH PLAINS, Ore.— After pulling off a huge upset last week over No.16 Concordia and No. 24 Corban to win the Northwest Christian University Invitational, the Oregon Tech Men’s Golf Team was hoping to carry that momentum into the first day of the Cascade Collegiate Conference Men’s Golf Championship presented by U.S. Bank at...
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Vogt’s 3-run HR helps A’s beat Angels 6-3

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Dan Otero‘s longest relief stint in the majors proved vital for the Oakland Athletics in the opener of their four-game series with the Los Angeles Angels. The four-year veteran right-hander got credit for the Athletics’ 6-3 victory over the Angels on Monday night, allowing one hit over four innings after Stephen Vogt‘s three-run homer in the...
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Valbuena hits two HR in Houston’s 7-5 victory over Seattle

SEATTLE – Luis Valbuena expects to play well, even this well. The Houston third baseman hit a pair of solo home runs, including a go-ahead shot in the eighth inning, to give the Astros a 7-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Monday night. It was the Valbuena’s fifth home run in the past seven games and second...
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Tech’s Moates Named Player of the Week

LA GRANDE, Ore. — Oregon Tech’s Tara Moates has been named the Red Lion Softball Player of the Week the Conference office announced today.  Moates, a freshman infielder from Klamath Falls, Ore., went 12-for-15 this weekend with four home runs and 14 RBI. She upped her season batting average to .524 (3rd in the NAIA)...
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Oregon Tech Softball Team Named CCC “Team of the Week”

LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Oregon Tech softball team has been named the Adidas Team of the Week for April 13-19. The Owls split a two-game series against College of Idaho on Friday (Photo by Liza Safford) before finishing the regular season with a sweep of Eastern Oregon on Saturday in a series that saw five...
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Menlo Uses Seven Homers to Sweep by Oregon Tech

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Menlo used nine extra base hits in the opener, including five homers, to get by Oregon Tech 20-7, while Mack Boone scattered four hits over seven innings to earn the Oaks a 12-2 win in the nightcap, as Menlo swept the Owls in NAIA West baseball action today at Kiger...
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Beno Udrih’s 20 off bench lead Grizzlies’ rout of Blazers in Game 1

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Beno Udrih is doing his best to make sure the Memphis Grizzlies can ease Mike Conley and Tony Allen back into the lineup from their injuries. Udrih scored 20 points in the best playoff game of his career, and the Grizzlies never trailed in routing the Portland Trail Blazers 100-86 on...
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Cruz drives in 5 runs as Seattle beats Texas 11-10

SEATTLE — Nelson Cruz showed power early on Sunday with two home runs, and patience and resiliency late coming through with the winning hit in the ninth inning after three strikeouts. It was a display by Cruz of the many reasons why Seattle paid last offseason to add him to its lineup. “Even when...
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Royals overcome 5 ejections to beat Athletics 4-2

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — After Oakland and Kansas City cleared the benches for the third straight game and five more Royals got ejected, Lorenzo Cain tried to put a positive spin on the day. “We didn’t get into a fight, so that’s always good,” he said. Hit by a pitch early, Cain came back...
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