Big numbers as Owls lose series to L-C State

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Oregon Tech Owls finished a home series with Lewis-Clark State Monday at Kiger Stadium, with No. 9 L-C State leading 13-5 into the Owls’ half of the eighth inning. Audio: Play-by-play – Bobby Thompson/960 the Sports Legend Oregon Tech rallied, getting three singles to start the inning, scoring on...
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Home, sweet home for OIT softball

The No. 5 Oregon Tech softball team is back to action Tuesday, hoping to recover from a sweep last weekend at Corban. Audio: Oregon Tech softball coach Greg Stewart on Corban doubleheader After reflecting on the Corban series, Oregon Tech head coach Greg Stewart is looking forward to some home games on the Oregon...
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Blazers’ subs but a bump as Suns roll into 8th

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns avoided treating their followers to a must-whine situation by roughing up the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night at US Airways Center. Leaning on tricky end-of-season mathematics, coach Alvin Gentry used part of his pregame chat with reporters to assure everyone that this was not a must-win situation. It...
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Phillies over Giants in Cy Young match-up

SAN FRANCISCO – Roy Halladay walked Aubrey Huff in the fifth inning on a close inside pitch, caught the ball from catcher Carlos Ruiz and stared at home plate umpire Marty Foster for several seconds. Foster muttered a few words to the mound, and Halladay barked back. The pitcher pointed behind the plate – later...
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No. 8 Ducks edge Arkansas Pine-Bluff

EUGENE, Ore. – The Ducks got all they could handle from Arkansas Pine Bluff on Monday night at PK Park, as No. 8 Oregon escaped with a hard-earned 3-2 victory over the visiting Lions. Oregon’s (25-10) starting pitcher Jeff Gold (5-2) threw a gem in the win, keeping the Lions off the scoreboard for...
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1st-place Dodgers riding high behind Kemp, Ethier

LOS ANGELES – At 9-1, the Los Angeles Dodgers own the top record in the majors and are off to their best start since they won the World Series in 1981. With new ownership and Matt Kemp and Andre Ethier piling up hits, the bad feelings from the Frank McCourt era are beginning to fade....
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Child scatters six hits as OSU baseball shuts out Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. – Jake Rodriguez hit a three-run home run in the second and Dan Child scattered six hits over 7 1/3 innings to lead the Oregon State baseball team to a 5-0 win over Portland Monday afternoon at Joe Etzel Field. Rodriguez hit a three-run home run in the second – his second...
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Trail Blazers-Suns Preview

The Phoenix Suns hope a day off to recover mentally and physically – as well as a return home – can kickstart one final push for the playoffs. The Suns are coming off probably their worst performance of an otherwise solid run since the All-Star break, but their aging veterans could be back near...
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Timbers acquire forward Sebastian Rincon

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Portland Timbers today announced that the club has acquired forward Sebastián Rincón on loan for the 2012 season from Uruguayan first-division side Club Atlético Atenas. Per league and club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Timbers general manager Gavin Wilkinson made the announcement. Rincón will be added to...
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Oregon Tech baseball goes for series split today

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — After Lewis-Clark State won the series opener Saturday 6-1, the Warriors were up against Oregon Tech for two on Sunday at Kiger Stadium. Audio: Highlight – Kory Locken RBI (Mike Garrard/960 the Sports Legend) Kory Locken made it three doubles in the second to help OIT score runs, but Lewis-Clark...
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