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Braves win fifth straight over Arizona

PHOENIX – Ian Kennedy took advantage of Arizona’s early offensive outburst. Gerardo Parra hit his first career grand slam to cap a five-run second inning and the Diamondbacks beat the Atlanta Braves 6-4 Sunday, snapping a five-game losing streak. ”It’s nice having a 5-1 lead going into the third inning,” Kennedy said. ”You can be...
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White Sox complete sweep of Seattle

SEATTLE – Alex Rios has been putting in an effort to really concentrate on his approach at the plate and improve the quality of his at-bats. That work paid off Sunday when Rios got three hits and drove in three runs to help the Chicago White Sox completed a series sweep of the Seattle Mariners...
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San Francisco Giants

Giants-Mets postponed by rain, doubleheader Monday

NEW YORK – Johan Santana wanted to get back on the mound immediately after his fiasco in Atlanta last week. Thanks to the weather, he’ll have to be extra patient. The game between the San Francisco Giants and New York Mets was postponed because of rain Sunday and rescheduled as part of a single-admission doubleheader...
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Grizz hand Portland fifth straight defeat

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Memphis Grizzlies are continuing their winning ways headed into the postseason even if the recent performances aren’t exactly stellar. The Grizzlies almost let a 12-point lead evaporate in the final 4 minutes before holding on for their fourth straight victory, defeating the Portland Trail Blazers 93-89 on Saturday night. Rudy Gay...
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On The Clock: 49ers

FOXSports.com previews the 49ers' NFL Draft needs.
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High-School Round-Up: Mazama softball beats Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Mazama softball played an off-night doubleheader at the Ashland Grizzlies Thursday. Head coach Todd Nickerson says his team played well, starting with a 8-4 first game win. Audio: Mazama softball head coach Todd Nickerson following the sweep of Ashland The Vikings also won the second game 6-5, improving to 11-3 on...
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OIT Round-Up: Volleyball signs two

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Oregon Tech volleyball announced two of its latest recruits, adding Marlee Smith of Springfield and Megan Holland out of Keizer. Smith is a three-time all-leaguer including Midwestern League first-team honors last year as an outside hitter. Holland helped her McNary High School team to the conference title in 2010 and...
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Dodgers-Astros Preview

Matt Kemp came close to becoming the first member of the Los Angeles Dodgers in 23 years to win the NL MVP last season. It appears he’s picked up right where he left off. Kemp looks to continue his torrid start and help the Dodgers make it five straight wins over the Houston Astros...
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Blazers: No inquiry into GM Kupchak

PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Trail Blazers President Larry Miller says the team has not reached out to the Los Angeles Lakers for permission to talk to general manager Mitch Kupchak. Miller would not comment specifically on an ESPN report Thursday that the Blazers are interested in interviewing Kupchak about the general manager’s job in Portland....
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San Francisco Giants

Giants-Mets Preview

Barry Zito may have trouble following a spectacular pitching matchup that involved his San Francisco Giants in their last game. Zito and the New York Mets’ Jonathon Niese, however, once put together a pretty good duel of their own. Zito seeks a third straight outstanding outing Friday night when he opposes Niese, who has...
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