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Dodgers prez sides with Mattingly

When Don Mattingly said Wednesday that the Dodgers could not expect to win simply by putting together a collection of All-Stars, many interpreted the managers remarks as criticism of the teams front office and ownership. Dodgers president Stan Kasten did not see it that way. I know what Don is trying to do, what...
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Diamond Sports: Overstreet’s homers move Henley into quarterfinals

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Josh Overstreet homered twice to help the top-ranked Henley Hornets baseball team to a 9-6 opening round win over South Umpqua in the OSAA 4A State Championships. After going deep in the first inning, Overstreet’s blast in the fifth moved Henley (21-5) ahead by the three-run margin, which was especially helpful...
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Oregon releases more docs in probe

EUGENE, Ore. – Oregon received a formal notice of allegations in December related into the NCAA investigation into its use of recruiting services. The notice, released in response to public records requests and first reported by The Register-Guard, follows reports that Oregon already met with the NCAA Committee on Infractions last month.
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49ers WR Crabtree tears Achilles

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – San Francisco 49ers leading wide receiver Michael Crabtree has had surgery to repair a torn right Achilles tendon. Crabtree was operated on Wednesday, one day after suffering the injury during an organized team activity. Coach Jim Harbaugh would not speculate when Crabtree might return to play, but the injury is not...
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Woodson overwhelmed by Raiders fans

ALAMEDA, Calif. – Charles Woodson had gotten word that Oakland fans had mobilized through social media to hold a rally at his free-agent visit to the Raiders. Even Woodson was blown away by the reception that included more than a hundred fans decked out in Raiders gear and costumes waiting at the team facility for...
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Dodgers beat Brewers; Ethier benched

MILWAUKEE – Los Angeles manager Don Mattingly has been sharply critical of his slumping team. For at least one day, everything was all right with the embattled Dodgers. Carl Crawford and Scott Van Slyke drove in two runs each and Ramon Hernandez hit his first home run in the Dodgers’ 9-2 win over the Milwaukee...
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Nats’ Harper makes game-saving catch

SAN FRANCISCO – This time, Bryce Harper made the catch. And yeah, it was a relief. Harper made a game-saving grab in right field and had a couple of big hits at the plate to help the Washington Nationals beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 in 10 innings on Wednesday. San Francisco had runners on...
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Wilson superb as Angels defeat Seattle

ANAHEIM, Calif. – C.J. Wilson and the Los Angeles Angels celebrated Arte Moreno’s 10 years as owner by cruising to another easy victory over the slumping Seattle Mariners. Wilson struck out 10 in eight innings, Josh Hamilton had a two-run single and the Angels beat the Mariners 7-1 on Wednesday for their season-high fourth straight...
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Are M’s headed for a breakthrough?

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Catcher Kelly Shoppach said that a number of Mariners were talking on Tuesday, saying that if they had won their four-game series in Cleveland instead of getting swept, they would have been the talk of baseball, not the Indians. Wishful thinking? Perhaps. But the Mariners arrived in Cleveland as winners of five...
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Bonanza softball resurgence culminates in postseason bid

After missing the state playoffs the last seven years, the Bonanza Antlers softball team not only made the field this season, but are a host team. Bonanza finished the conference season 10-0 and welcomes in Regis in the opening round of the OSAA 2A/1A Softball State Championships at Bonanza High School today.  Link: Follow...
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