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Baseball Scoreboard: Falcons fall short

Thursday Scores American LegionMid Valley 9, Klamath Falls Falcons 8 Major League BaseballAtlanta 3, San Francisco 2Cincinnati 7, Arizona 6Detroit 5, Los Angeles Angels 1Seattle 6, Kansas City 1San Diego 1, Houston 0Oakland 4, New York Yankees 3 Friday Games American LegionKlamath Falls Falcons at Corvallis – 7 p.m. Saturday Games American LegionKlamath Falls...
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Sources: Dodgers, Cubs in trade talks

The Los Angeles Dodgers have exchanged trade proposals with the Chicago Cubs this week in an effort to acquire right-handed starter Ryan Dempster, major league sources told The Dodgers have been considered the favorite to land Dempster for some time, but it’s not certain they will end up with him. Other teams were...
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Mariners win in hot night at KC

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Felix Hernandez worked quickly in the rising heat. He won his fourth straight decision, Jesus Montero homered and drove in four runs to help the Seattle Mariners beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 Thursday. The temperature was 98 at the first pitch and 105 by the time the game ended.
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Braves avoid sweep by beating Giants

ATLANTA — Fredi Gonzalez said the Braves’ win against San Francisco on Thursday could prove to be their biggest of the season. Atlanta’s manager was obviously pleased the Braves avoided being swept by the Giants, but he was particularly encouraged by the way his team bounced back and regained some momentum after a tough...
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Audio Wrap-Up: Deep ball powers Gems to a clear victory

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A Josh Wong home run in the first and Nick Rulli grand slam in the eighth book-ended a dominating 9-1 victory by the Klamath Falls Gems over Kitsap Wednesday night at Kiger Stadium. In between, Kevin Davidson hit his second home run of the season and Parker Miles had two...
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OIT baseball inks recruits; bolsters numbers

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The Oregon Tech baseball season ended with OIT on the outside, looking-in for a postseason bid. Head coach Matt Miles has been busy making sure issues plaguing his team’s success last year don’t arise in 2013. In addition to bolstering the pitching staff, Miles likes two big infield players signed from...
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Mix up prevents Oregon’s Crane from British Open

LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England – There’s been a late change in the British Open field. The Royal & Ancient announced Thursday shortly after the start of play that Russ Cochran has withdrawn and will be replaced by first alternate Michael Thompson. Matteo Manassero moves up to become the next player in, should another player drop...
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Timbers fall to Chivas

CARSON, Calif. – Chivas USA received a first-half goal from midfielder Miller Bolaños and a third straight shut-out performance from goalkeeper Dan Kennedy to defeat the Portland Timbers 1-0 on Wednesday afternoon in front of 13,827 at The Home Depot Center. Bolaños struck for the game’s lone goal in the 16th minute, converting a...
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Former Pro Bowl DE Elam, 60, dies

SAN FRANCISCO — Former 49ers defensive end Cleveland Elam, a two-time Pro Bowl selection who had a team-high 17.5 sacks in 1976, has died. He was 60. Elam died last Thursday. The team confirmed his death Wednesday.
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Former OSAA asst. director Hilsenteger passes away

John Hilsenteger, a former assistant executive director of the Oregon School Activities Association, died Wednesday, July 18. He was 72. A member of the OSAA staff for 26 years, Hilsenteger retired in 1994, but continued to work state championship events as a football and basketball statistician and official scorer for baseball and softball championship...
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