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Falcons late rally comes up just short in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Klamath Falls Falcons open up the home legion baseball season Wednesday night at Kiger Stadium, welcoming in the Grants Pass Nuggets at 7 p.m. The Falcons lost 11-9 Tuesday against the Mustangs at US Cellular Field. But the final didn’t come until after Klamath Falls closed the gap from an initial...
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Audio Wrap-Up: Corvallis blasts Gems in road opener

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The defending West Coast League champions went to the offensive throughout the night, but especially in a four-run sixth inning, as the Corvallis Knights beat the Klamath Falls Gems 7-1 at Goss Stadium. Mike Garrard and Bobby Thompson wrap up the contest: http://www.mybasin.com/files/2012/06/9001-Gems-Wrap.mp3 Next up: Gems (0-3) at Corvallis (3-1) –...
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Trumbo continues numbers boost sending Angels over M’s

ANAHEIM, Calif. – With nary a trace of fanfare, Los Angeles Angels slugger Mark Trumbo has quietly nestled into third place in the AL batting race. Trumbo homered twice, going 4 for 4 with four RBIs and leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. He raised...
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Padres use later homer to defeat Giants

SAN DIEGO – Logan Forsythe gave even himself a jolt when his first big league homer gave the San Diego Padres a dramatic 6-5 win against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night. ”It’s a pretty cool feeling,” Forsythe said. ”It’s always going to be special when you get a walk-off win. It felt nice...
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Herrera’s double the difference for Dodgers

PHILADELPHIA – Elian Herrera is becoming quite the clutch hitter in a short time. Herrera hit a two-run double off winless Cliff Lee in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 on Tuesday night. Lee (0-3) took a two-hitter into the eighth and was a strike away from getting...
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OIT soccer adds a commit

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Thomas Spratt is the newest Oregon Tech soccer player, OIT interim head soccer coach Mike Hedlund announced recently. The Brookings native has signed a letter-of-intent and will join the men’s soccer program beginning this fall. Spratt was a four-year starting forward for Brookings-Harbor High School, helping the Bruins capture three Far West League...
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Skyline Conference baseball all-conference

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Skyline Conference released its all-conference winners for the 2012 season of baseball and softball. Three Basin teams made it to the OSAA 4A State Championship and there were five teams overall from the conference.   Baseball All-Conference Teams First Team Jamie Schmidt – Hidden ValleyChris McGahan – Klamath UnionJosh...
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Bullpen credited for Mariners win over Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Mariners manager Eric Wedge credits this win to reliever Tom Wilhelmsen. Wilhelmsen retired Albert Pujols and Mark Trumbo with the tying runs on second and third in the eighth inning and Seattle went on to beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-6 Monday night. ”When you’re facing those two hitters in that situation,...
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Dodgers win in ninth against Phillies

PHILADELPHIA – After waiting nine years to reach the majors, Elian Herrera is making a strong case to stay. Herrera hit a tiebreaking RBI single off Jonathan Papelbon in the ninth inning to lift the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Monday night. ”I really love this game,” said Herrera, who was...
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Blazers hire Neil Olshey as new general manager

PORTLAND, Ore. – The Trail Blazers have hired former Los Angeles Clippers general manager Neil Olshey to serve in the same role with Portland. The announcement by the Blazers on Monday came less than an hour after the Clippers revealed that they and Olshey had decided to part ways. Last season, Olshey oversaw a major...
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