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Crawford Powers Giants Past D-backs

PHOENIX — Someone had been to the costume shop, and Matt Duffy was about to put on faux leather boots, chaps and a pink cowboy hat to complete his travel ensemble.   The annual ritual of making rookies wear unflattering outfits on one of the last road trips of the season was underway in the Giants’...
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Angels Win AL West with victory over M’s

NAHEIM, Calif. — The Los Angeles Angels spent an hour after their shutout victory over Seattle waiting in the clubhouse, their eyes glued to televisions while the Oakland Athleticsblew a ninth-inning lead. When the A’s were finally finished, the Angels roared up the tunnel and onto their home field, goggles in place and champagne bottles in hand....
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Rangers Rally Past A’s

OAKLAND, Calif. – Sean Doolittle sat in a chair staring at his locker inside a quiet clubhouse before searching for the words to explain the Oakland Athletics‘ latest meltdown. Doolittle allowed a three-run homer to J.P. Arencibia during a six-run ninth inning, and the A’s lost 6-1 to the last-place Texas Rangers on Wednesday night. “Right now, it really hurts,” Doolittle...
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Golden Goal Lifts Eagles Past Owls in CCC Opener

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Taylor Young scored the golden goal in the 6th minute of overtime lifting Northwest University (1-0 CCC, 5-0) to a 3-2 win over Oregon Tech (0-1 CCC, 1-4) in the Cascade Conference opener for both teams Tuesday afternoon at Steen Sports Park. Northwest jumped out to the early 1-0 lead...
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Mariners

Mariners rout Angels to climb within game of wild-card spot

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Seattle’s moribund offense finally broke through against the Los Angeles Angels‘ vaunted bullpen, which gave up 10 runs in two innings midway through the game. Mike Zunino‘s two-run double keyed a four-run fifth, and the Mariners climbed within a game of the second American League wild-card spot by routing the AL West...
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Giants Edge Diamondbacks

PHOENIX – Jake Peavy put an end to San Francisco’s slide and gave the Giants more hope of winning the NL West.   Peavy pitched into the eighth inning, Buster Posey homered and San Francisco gained a game in the division race with a 2-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.   The victory, combined with the Dodgers’...
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Rangers Double Up A’s

OAKLAND, Calif. — Just when it looked like the Oakland Athletics had turned things around with consecutive wins in Seattle, they put together one of their sloppiest performances of the year.   Scott Kazmir allowed a two-run homer to Jake Smolinski, and shortstop Jed Lowrie made an error that led to a pair of unearned runs as the A’s lost...
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Former Owl Joins Oregon Tech Coaching Staff

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Andy Siverly, a former men’s basketball standout at Oregon Tech, has been named assistant women’s basketball coach for the Owls, head coach Scott Meredith announced recently. Siverly, a member of the Oregon Tech 2008 national championship team, played for the Hustlin’ Owls from 2007-10.  Siverly was part of two Cascade...
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Tech’s Hisey Earns CCC Player of the Week

(La GRANDE, Ore.) – Oregon Tech’s Amanda Hisey, a freshman from Medford, Ore., has been named the Cascade Collegiate Conference Red Lion Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week.  Hisey led Oregon Tech with two assists in a 3-1 win at Simpson (Calif.) and followed that up with two goals in a 6-0 win at...
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Diamondbacks knock off Giants 6-2

PHOENIX – Mark Trumbo‘s bat put a dent in San Francisco’s NL West hopes.   Wade Miley‘s left arm didn’t do the Giants any favors either.   Trumbo hit a grand slam off Ryan Vogelsong, Miley pitched seven effective innings and the Giants dropped further behind in the NL West with a 6-2 loss to the Arizona...
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