Orioles continue playoff pursuit beating Seattle

SEATTLE — Chasing their first playoff berth in 15 years, the Baltimore Orioles are getting contributions from everyone on the roster. Nate McLouth provided a quick start with a leadoff home run and the Orioles beat the Seattle Mariners 10-4 Monday night to tighten the AL East race. Matt Wieters hit a two-run homer...
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San Francisco Giants

Pence single helps Giants over Rockies

SAN FRANCISCO — Brandon Crawford’s bat is finally catching up to his glove, and both are peaking at just the right time for the San Francisco Giants. Crawford tripled, doubled and scored on a passed ball in another highlight-filled game defensively, and Hunter Pence singled home the go-ahead run in the sixth inning to...
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Oakland Raiders

Raiders’ new era waiting to get off ground

ALAMEDA, Calif. — The Oakland Raiders are still waiting to get their new era off the ground. With star running back Darren McFadden still looking to find his groove in a new system, a run defense that has as many holes as ever and a rebuilt secondary that was unable to frustrate a rookie...
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Seahawks impose their style in rebound victory

RENTON, Wash. — For one of the rare times since coming back to the NFL, Pete Carroll saw the exact style he wanted the Seattle Seahawks to play with in their 27-7 rout of Dallas. The Seahawks were aggressive, physical, controlled possession and wore down the Cowboys Sunday. Seattle had played that way at...
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Harbaugh finds new ways to motivate unbeaten 49ers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Jim Harbaugh considers Muhammad Ali the most competitive athlete of all time – in anything. Harbaugh got so giddy hearing father Jack’s stories of recently spending a Ravens practice alongside Ali in Baltimore, San Francisco’s coach shared it all with his players at the first possible chance. That was last...
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KU vs Summit Football – 9.14.2012

Podcast: Klamath Union vs Summit football – 9.14.2012
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Pac-12 Players of the Week

WALNUT CREEK, Calif.–Running back Stepfan Taylor of STANFORD, defensive end Ben Gardner of STANFORD and punter Tom Hackett of UTAH have been named Pac-12 Players of the Week in football. Taylor, a senior from Mansfield, Texas, recorded a career-high 213 all-purpose yards (153 rushing, 60 receiving) and two touchdowns in leading No. 21 Stanford...
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Tennessee Tech falls to No. 4 Oregon 63-14 loss.

EUGENE, Ore. — Tennessee Tech coach Watson Brown wasn’t expecting miracles against No. 4 Oregon and there wouldn’t be any. The Golden Eagles (2-1) were overwhelmed by the bigger, faster and stronger Ducks in a 63-14 loss on Saturday. Tennessee Tech managed 177 yards of total offense to Oregon’s 652. The Golden Eagles gained...
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49ers defense shuts down Lions

SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco 49ers stymied 2011 NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers in Week 1, then record-setting Matthew Stafford in Week 2. This stingy, opportunistic defense is again making its mark as one of the league’s best facing the top offenses and most prolific passers — and that you can shake on. The...
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Cards lead Dodgers for 2nd wild card

LOS ANGELES — The Dodgers had the Cardinals in their ballpark for four days. All they have to show for it is a split, which leaves them in the same position they were in when the defending World Series champions came to Los Angeles — a game behind St. Louis for the second NL...
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