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Mariners Escape Astros

HOUSTON — The Seattle Mariners couldn’t do anything against Houston’s Collin McHugh in his first start against them this season.  Sunday’s game was a lot different.  Robinson Cano and Willie Bloomquist each drove in two runs, and the Mariners pulled away in a four-run third inning to beat the Astros 8-7.
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Lillard Sends Blazers To Second Round

PORTLAND, Ore. — In the frenzied celebration following his buzzer-beating 3-pointer to eliminate the Houston Rockets from the playoffs, Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillardgrabbed the public address microphone and shouted: “Rip City!” The hometown crowd roared. The shot gave Portland a 99-98 victory in Game 6 on Friday night and propelled the Blazers to the Western Conference semifinals...
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Tech Splits Day 1 Action of Cascade Conference Softball Tournament

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Top-seeded Oregon Tech took down four-seeded Southern Oregon, 7-4, in game 1, while three-seed Concordia University (32-15) rallied from late-game three-run deficit to defeat the Owls by a 9-8 final in both teams’ second game of the day. Oregon Tech (33-11) will have to win three-straight games on Friday to...
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Cano Leads Mariners Past Yankees

NEW YORK – Robinson Cano shrugged off the boos in his return to Yankee Stadium and walked away a two-time winner. Cano doubled and drove in two runs to help the Seattle Mariners beat the New York Yankees 4-2 on Thursday night behind an impressive pitching performance from rookieRoenis Elias. Michael Saunders had three hits, including an RBI double, and Elias...
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Rockets Survive Blazers To Force Game 6

HOUSTON – Jeremy Lin was so unhappy with his performance in Houston’s Game 4 loss to Portland that he hardly slept at all after the game. Lin should sleep like a baby after his work in Game 5. Dwight Howard had 22 points and 14 rebounds, and Lin came off the bench to score 21 points and...
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A’s Crush Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas – Eric Sogard and the Oakland Athletics finished off their answer to a three-game sweep by Texas on the West Coast last week. Emphatically. Jesse Chavez allowed one hit in seven scoreless innings, Sogard matched his season total with three RBIs on Wednesday night and the Oakland Athletics completed a sweep in Texas with a 12-1 rout...
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Hudson leads Giants in 3-2 win over Padres

SAN FRANCISCO — It didn’t take Tim Hudson very long to establish himself as the ace of theSan Francisco Giants‘ rotation.  One month into the season, the three-time All-Star is looking just as sharp and crisp as ever.  Not even a close play at first base that was eerily reminiscent to the one that resulted in...
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Oregon Tech to Host CCC Softball Championship

LA GRANDE, Ore. – With both the top seed and the final spot both decided on Saturday,  the field for the 2014 Cascade Conference Softball Championship presented by U.S. Bank is now set. The tournament will be played at the OIT Softball Complex in Klamath Falls, Ore. The top seed and regular season title goes...
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Mariners Win Cano’s Return To New York

NEW YORK – Robinson Cano had his fuzzy beard rubbed by Derek Jeter, got a huge grin from Mark Teixeira after a close play at first base and got a whole bunch of hellos from his former teammates. The fans, though, were less welcoming. They gave Cano a true Bronx cheer in his return to Yankee Stadium. Cano didn’t...
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Lady Owls Move up to No 17 in NAIA Softball Poll

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Oregon Tech jumped two spots to the No. 17 position in the seventh regular season edition of the 2014 NAIA Softball Coaches’ Poll, announced by the national office Tuesday. The Hustlin’ Owls went 5-1 last week and clinched the Cascade Conference regular season Championship going 23-5 in CCC play and...
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