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Kershaw’s gem leads LA to 2-0 win

LOS ANGELES – The Washington Nationals had a chance to get to Clayton Kershaw early. They just couldn’t convert and the Dodgers’ ace was nearly unhittable the rest of the way. Ryan Zimmerman was the only Washington hitter to have any success against Kershaw, getting three of the team’s five hits in a 2-0 loss...
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Warriors-Spurs Preview

OAKLAND, Calif. – Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson placed a prominent poem by an unknown author in every player’s locker before Game 4 against the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday that had a simple title: Don’t Quit. Jackson’s gritty Golden State team never has this season. Neither have the four-time champion Spurs, led by...
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Collom, Reynolds separated by one at state golf

CRESWELL, Ore. — Mazama’s Bryce Wortman leads the OSAA 4A Boys Golf State Championships after one round, posting a 79 at Emerald Valley Golf Club on Monday. Link: Follow 960 the Sports Legend on Twitter for updates Sutherlin’s Tyler Franke is second, two shots back. Phoenix’s Austin Sawchuk is the next closest Skyline participant,...
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Sweet ride won’t drive at Oregon

Are you in the market for a 1973 Volkswagen Beetle? How about one that’s customized to look like an Oregon football helmet? You are? Well you’re in luck, because there happens to be one for sale in Eugene. The Oregon athletic department is currently holding an auction for the one-of-a-kind ‘73 Bug, with the...
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San Francisco Giants

Hunter Pence making early impact for Giants

SAN FRANCISCO – At around age 10, Hunter Pence acquired a Barry Bonds poster from his elementary school fair. It was then that Pence started choking up on his bat just as Bonds did in that prized picture that wound up on his wall. Pence has become one of the San Francisco Giants’ most reliable...
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Kiffin and USC strive for drama-free 2013 season

LOS ANGELES – Lane Kiffin has an idea. He’s not serious about it. Not really. There is, however, just a hint in his voice that suggests he’s not totally joking, either. ”I did think the other day what it would be like to be a high school head coach or to be at a small...
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Henley Softball

Diamond Sports: Henley goes after title sweep

Tomorrow is the final weekend of Skyline Conference diamond sports and both the softball and baseball races are tight. Phoenix defeated Henley 3-2 on Tuesday to force a tie atop the Skyline softball standings, although Henley owns the season series against Phoenix. Mazama is one game back of both. Henley head coach Jesse Hamilton...
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Tulelake girls duo star at Evergreen meet

TULELAKE, Calif. – Tulelake was the top area finisher in Thursday’s Evergreen League track and field meet with Butte Valley getting individual victories. Tulelake scored 286 points, getting wins by Dylan Miller in the 200 and 400-meter events and Logan Herman in the 800 and 1,600 meters. The Tulelake boys 400-relay team was also first, as...
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After three days, Mazama beats KU in baseball

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — After two postponements and ten innings, the Mazama Vikings used a Jimmy Marquit single to left field to score the game’s only run in a 1-0 victory over Klamath Union on Thursday afternoon. Bi-Mart Baseball Game of the Week/960 the Sports Legend The game was originally scheduled for Tuesday, but thunderstorms...
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McCann goes deep as Braves defeat Giants

SAN FRANCISCO – Brian McCann spent the first month of the season in Florida rehabilitating his surgically repaired right shoulder. He hardly watched the Atlanta Braves play. Now that he’s back, a big void has been filled. McCann hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in his third game this season since coming off...
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