Gems player earns WCL Player of the Week award

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Klamath Falls Gems are in second place in the West Coast League’s South Division, heading into a series tonight with first place Bend (6 p.m. – 960 the Sports Legend). On Monday, Gems outfielder Nick Fisher was chosen WCL Player of the Week, batting .500 with three home runs during...
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San Francisco Giants

Reds crush Giants in six-inning game

CINCINNATI – Things had gotten so bad for Cincinnati’s offense that the Reds couldn’t even remember the last time anything amounted to a rally. Finally, they got a reference point. Todd Frazier homered and drove in four runs Monday night, leading the Reds out of their offensive slump to an 8-1 victory over the San...
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GAAL Highlights – 7.1.2013

Here are some highlights from Monday’s Goofing Around at Lunch (Weekdays at Noon – 960 the Sports Legend). Klamath Falls Gems Gems catcher Dempsey Grover, who is a UC-Santa Barbara-bound freshman, talked about the upcoming showdown with the first place Bend Elks: Oregon Tech Basketball OIT women’s basketball head coach Scott Meredith discussed the...
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May Student-Athletes of the Month announced

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – During Monday’s Goofing Around at Lunch, 960 the Sports Legend announced the Student-Athletes of the Month for May 2013. Henley’s Josh Overstreet and Tulelake’s Kylee Baley were selected and will receive a certificate and an invitation to appear on the Basin’s live, local sports talk show, Goofing Around at Lunch....
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Medford downs Gems in high scoring affair

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Klamath Falls Gems took the early lead with five runs in the second inning, but Medford came back three times to eventually win 14-10. The visiting Rogues took their first lead in the eighth, banging out 19 hits total on Sunday afternoon at Kiger Stadium. The Gems (12-10) offense...
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Report: Rockets trade Robinson

The Houston Rockets have made another roster move as part of their push to sign Dwight Howard, agreeing to trade Thomas Robinson to the Portland Trail Blazers, according to Yahoo! Sports. Robinson will be sent to the Blazers in exchange for the draft rights to foreign players Kostas Papanikolau and Marko Todorovic and two...
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Cubs hold on to take series from Seattle

SEATTLE – It didn’t matter the Chicago Cubs nearly blew a six-run lead against the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. As far as starting pitcher Edwin Jackson is concerned, the only important part was that the Cubs hung on for a 7-6 victory. ”An ugly win is better than a pretty loss any day,” Jackson said....
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Puig gets 4 hits in Dodgers win

LOS ANGELES – June was a month to savor for Los Angeles Dodgers rookie Yasiel Puig and one to forget for Philadelphia Phillies’ slumping first baseman Ryan Howard. Puig ended his sensational first month in the major leagues with his first four-hit game, Stephen Fife scattered four hits over seven scoreless innings and the Dodgers...
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Wenatchee fights back to win series opener from Gems

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Wenatchee AppleSox rallied from a four-run deficit after the fifth inning to beat the Klamath Falls Gems 9-6 on Thursday night at Kiger Stadium. Voice of the Gems Mike Coleman wraps up Wenatchee’s come-from-behind win over Klamath Falls In the opener of a three-game series, a two-out, three-run double...
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Trail Blazers select C.J. McCollum No. 10

Marques Johnson and Jon Crispin on Portland selecting C.J. McCollum No. 10 overall.
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