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Sogard’s RBI single in 9th lifts A’s to 6-5 win over Padres

SAN DIEGO — Oakland’s Eric Sogard took pleasure in helping ruin a big day for his former college coach, Padres interim manager Pat Murphy. Sogard drove in the go-ahead in the ninth inning with a single off closer Craig Kimbrel, leading the A’s to a 6-5 victory over San Diego on Tuesday and spoiling Murphy’s major league...
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San Francisco Giants

Giants snap 9-game home skid with 6-2 win over Mariners

SAN FRANCISCO — Things have been going so bad at home for the San Francisco Giants that they didn’t even have a lead at any point in the first four games of the homestand. After a pregame team meeting. Matt Duffy changed that with one swing. Duffy helped wake up San Francisco’s silent bats with a two-run homer...
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Mariners

Seager homers, Walker shuts down Giants as Mariners win 5-1

SAN FRANCISCO — The Seattle Mariners pushed it on the bases and produced the timely hits to add on late in the game, and they got a stellar start fromTaijuan Walker. “A little life in this team, how about that?” manager Lloyd McClendon quipped. Kyle Seager hit his 11th home run with a solo shot in the...
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Oakland Athletics A's

Hahn shuts down Padres, Vogt hits grand slam in A’s 9-1 win

SAN DIEGO – Jesse Hahn made his former team pay for trading him. Hahn pitched well into the seventh inning and Stephen Vogt hit a grand slam as the Oakland Athletics beat the San Diego Padres 9-1 on Monday night. Hours after San Diego fired long-time manager Bud Black, Hahn (4-5) shut down the team that dealt him in the offseason, holding...
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Gray lowers ERA to best in majors, pitches A’s past Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Only twice have the Oakland Athletics had a full-time starting pitcher lead the American League in earned run average at the end of a season. Their names were Catfish Hunter in 1974 and Vida Blue in 1971. Sonny Gray is making a strong bid to join them on that exclusive list. Gray lowered his...
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Mariners

McCullers and 4 Astros relievers combine on 2-hitter

HOUSTON – Lance McCullers wasn’t upset that he didn’t get a chance to return for the sixth after throwing five hitless innings Sunday. The rookie was just glad he did enough to help Houston get a win. McCullers and four relievers combined for a two-hitter, Evan Gattis tied a career high with four hits and the Astros cruised...
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San Francisco Giants

De La Rosa takes shutout into 9th, D-backs beat Heston

SAN FRANCISCO — Everybody in the Arizona dugout was rooting for Rubby De La Rosa to get his first complete game. They were no less disappointed whenDaniel Hudson preserved the victory. De La Rosa pitched an eight-hitter into the ninth inning Sunday, and theArizona Diamondbacks chased Chris Heston after five innings in his first start coming off a no-hitter and...
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Klamath Falls Gems Baseball – June 10th, 2015

On June 10th 2015, the Medford Rogues defeated the Klamath Falls Gems 7-4.
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Klamath Falls Gems Baseball – June 9th, 2015

On June 9th 2015, the Medford Rogues defeated the Klamath Falls Gems 2-1.
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San Francisco Giants

Chris Heston throws no-hitter, strikes out 11 Mets for fourth Giants no-no in four years

NEW YORK – Chris Heston couldn’t recall ever throwing a no-hitter, not in youth baseball, not in the minor leagues and certainly not in the majors. Now he was three outs away. “I definitely threw more in the backyard than I have in real life, that’s for sure,” he said. He plunked Anthony Recker on the left shoulder...
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