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KU-Henley in baseball quarters Friday

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A big first inning propelled the Klamath Union Pelicans past Elmira 16-1 to open the OSAA 4A Baseball State Championships at Leo J. Bocchi Field. The Skyline champion Pelicans scored eight runs in the opening inning, which started with Chris McGahan poking a double to right field. Following Jack Bell...
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Liddi’s first grand slam puts Mariners over Texas

SEATTLE – Considering his rarefied place in baseball history, it’s no wonder Alex Liddi could not stop grinning. He also wouldn’t mind getting use to the occasional curtain call. ”Obviously big-time guys do it and when you have to do it, it’s a good thing,” Liddi said.
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49ers sign Andy Lee through 2018

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The San Francisco 49ers have signed three-time All-Pro punter Andy Lee to a six-year contract extension through the 2018 season.
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OSAA softball playoffs preview

The OSAA Softball State Championships begin Wednesday with the state’s top team, the Henley Hornets, trying to parlay their fantastic regular season with a run in the playoffs. The journey begins at 4 p.m. when Henley welcomes in La Salle of Portland. Henley (23-3) is one of two No. 1 seeds in the bracket...
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OSAA baseball playoffs preview

The OSAA Baseball State Championships begin Wednesday with Klamath Falls seeing two games played in town. Coming off their first baseball league title since 1990, the Klamath Union Pelicans (18-6) are the No. 3 seed in their part of the OSAA 4A Baseball State Championships bracket. The Pelicans welcome in the No. 6 Elmira...
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OSU’s Poyer arrested for bar trespassing

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Oregon State cornerback Jordan Poyer as arrested in connection with trespassing at a nightclub near campus over the weekend. He will now have to appear June 7 in Benton County Circuit Court on one charge of second-degree trespassing. Poyer was earlier banned from the Impulse Bar and Grill after an incident in...
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Warriors moving to San Francisco

Sitting on the shore and staring at one of the world’s most majestic metropolitan views, Joe Lacob leaned over to hear fellow Golden State Warriors co-owner Peter Guber whisper in his ear. ”Man,” Guber said, ”we got to do this.” And with that, the franchise’s new vision started to come into focus.
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Hayes named Pac-12 Player of the Week

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. – Oregon State junior Danny Hayes has been named the Pac-12 Conference’s Player of the Week as announced by commissioner Larry Scott on Monday. Hayes was 8-for-14 (.571) in the Beavers’ four games, in which Oregon State defeated Portland and Washington State twice. He hit three home runs – including two...
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Giants beat Brewers in 14 inning marathon

MILWAUKEE – For most of the game, it looked as though Buster Posey’s first-inning home run was going to be enough. Then the San Francisco Giants found themselves in an extra-inning marathon, finally getting a leadoff home run from backup catcher Hector Sanchez in the 14th inning for a 4-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers...
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King Felix better than new kid as Seattle beats Rangers

SEATTLE – Felix Hernandez said the hype and attention paid to Texas star Yu Darvish had no bearing on his level of intensity heading into Monday night. Seattle’s ace was too focused on making sure the best offensive team in baseball didn’t continue Hernandez’s unusual run of rough starts. ”Attack and just throw strikes,” Hernandez...
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