Audio Wrap-Up: Corvallis maintains lead by beating Gems

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The Klamath Falls Gems were thoroughly beaten by Corvallis 10-1 in the second game of a quick two-game series at Goss Stadium Thursday night. The Gems were not able to come up with many hits, while allowing 14 to Corvallis. Mike Garrard had the radio call: Next up: Gems at Cowlitz...
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Blazers open with Lakers on Halloween

PORTLAND, Ore. – The Portland Trail Blazers tip-off their 43rd NBA season by hosting the rival Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday, Oct. 31, marking the fourth straight year the team has opened the season at the Rose Garden. All 82 Trail Blazers games will be aired by national carriers or the Trail Blazers Broadcast...
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Audio Wrap-Up: Gems win first game after all-star break

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The Klamath Falls Gems are somewhat in control of their own destiny for the West Coast League’s West Division title, getting 10 of their final 15 regular season games against the other top teams in the division – Corvallis and Bend. If Wednesday’s game is any indiciation, things could go the...
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A’s hand Jays record shutout loss

TORONTO — After coming out on the losing end of six consecutive starts, Blue Jays left-hander Ricky Romero isn’t just feeling anger. There is also embarrassment. Coco Crisp hit two home runs and Yoenis Cespedes had two RBI doubles, leading A.J. Griffin and the Oakland Athletics over Romero and the Blue Jays 16-0 for...
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Furcal plays hero for Cardinals over LA

ST. LOUIS — Hanley Ramirez gave the Los Angeles Dodgers a good look at what he can bring to the table Wednesday night. Ramirez, traded from Miami earlier in the day, went 2 for 4 with a walk, an RBI and a run scored in his debut, but it wasn’t enough to lift the...
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Padres hammer Lincecum to avoid sweep

SAN FRANCISCO — Jesus Guzman, Chase Headley and the San Diego Padres turned Tim Lincecum’s latest start into a round of batting practice. Guzman hit two home runs and Headley had another to hand Lincecum his latest setback, powering the Padres past the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep....
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Dodgers’ Ramirez starts at 3B but he’ll be SS soon

ST. LOUIS — Not long after putting on a Dodgers uniform, Hanley Ramirez took ground balls at shortstop. It probably won’t be long before he’s there on a regular basis. Ramirez, who was moved to third base in Miami this year to make room for Jose Reyes, started at third and batted fifth against...
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Yankees somewhat salvage road trip beating Ms

SEATTLE — Salvaging a 2-5 road trip somehow felt extremely rewarding for Joe Girardi. It’s not the standard the New York Yankees manager wants to play to. But considering how the rest of their West Coast swing had gone, putting together a late rally on Wednesday was important, especially with the hated Red Sox...
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Giants not ready to put Sandoval on DL

SAN FRANCISCO — An MRI exam on San Francisco Giants slugger Pablo Sandoval has confirmed the All-Star third baseman has a left hamstring strain. Sandoval sat out Wednesday’s series finale against the San Diego Padres. With an off day Thursday, Giants manager Bruce Bochy said the team will wait until Friday to decide whether...
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West defeats East in WCL All-Star Game

WALLA WALLA, Wash. — The West Division squad threw a combined 14 strikeouts to aid a 3-2 victory over the East in Tuesday’s West Coast League All-Star Game at Borleske Stadium. Klamath Falls first baseman Josh Wong had a hit in the victory that saw the West erase a two-run deficit. Tanner Nielsen scored...
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