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Giants expect Sandoval to begin rehab games Friday

SAN FRANCISCO – Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is expected to begin a rehabilitation assignment in the minors on Friday. The reigning World Series MVP has been on the disabled list since June 9 with a strained left foot. The All-Star took batting practice and fielded grounders before San Francisco’s game against San Diego on...
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Klamath Falls drops third straight game

KELOWNA, British Columbia — The Klamath Falls Gems lost the first game of the series to the Kelowna Falcons 4-3 Tuesday night at Elks Stadium. Voice of the Gems Mike Coleman summarizes the Gems 4-3 loss to Kelowna Two double plays by Kelowna with the bases loaded in the eighth and ninth innings prevented...
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State champ Wortman falls short of U.S. Junior Amateur

CRESWELL, Ore. — Reigning OSAA 4A boys state golf champion Bryce Wortman fell short of qualifying for the U.S. Junior Amateur at Emerald Valley Golf Club. Wortman posted a 4-over 75 to finish the two-round event with a 156, three strokes behind the necessary top three. He placed ninth for a second straight year....
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UO plans to bar too-wide seat cushions

PORTLAND, Ore. – Some University of Oregon fans say it’s getting crowded in the bleachers. The problem: Jumbo seat cushions. So the school proposes to limit cushions to 17 inches wide. University spokeswoman Julie Brown says there have been ”a few complaints” about extra-wide cushions taking up too much space at venues with bench-style seating,...
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Dodgers-Yankees rained out, doubleheader set

NEW YORK – The game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees was postponed by rain Tuesday night, delaying the renewal of their old October rivalry. The game was called about 30 minutes before the scheduled first pitch. It will be made up as part of a day-night doubleheader Wednesday, with start times...
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Back-up outfielder leads San Francisco over Padres

SAN FRANCISCO – Juan Perez is trying to convince the San Francisco Giants to keep him around when injured center fielder Angel Pagan returns from the disabled list. A couple more performances like this one, and it’s going to be hard to return him to the minors. Perez threw out a runner at the plate...
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Baseball Preview: Gems look to rebound in Kelowna

After losing their first West Coast League series of the year, the Klamath Falls Gems play at Kelowna to begin a three-game series with the host Falcons (6 p.m. – 960 the Sports Legend). Scott Burke is scheduled to start for the Gems, his second of the year. The Gems trail Bend by a...
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Like in 2006, OSU refuses to lose

The Oregon State Beavers play Indiana tomorrow in another elimination game at the College World Series. OSU must win three-in-a-row to avoid elimination and make the best-of-three championship series – something that coach Pat Casey and his national championship team did in 2006. Oregon State baseball head coach Pat Casey The broadcast starts Wednesday...
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Reynolds, Gardner lead East All-Stars to sweep

SALEM, Ore. – Mazama’s Hannah Reynolds and Klamath Union’s Jackie Gardner combined for 58 points over a two-game span as the 4A East All-Stars swept the West in girls basketball games at Corban University. The East outscored the West 38-17 in the second half to win one game 65-48 along with a 76-62 victory in...
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Wenatchee hands Gems first WCL series loss

WENATCHEE, Wash. — The Klamath Falls Gems lost a see-saw battle to the Wenatchee AppleSox on Monday night, as a three-run sixth inning gave Wenatchee the lead back for good as the AppleSox prevailed 6-4 in the series finale at Paul Thomas Field. Voice of the Gems Mike Coleman summarizes Wenatchee’s 6-4 victory An RBI...
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