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Astros sweep A’s behind Verlander and high-powered offense

  BY ANTHONY SOSA Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros overpowered the Oakland Athletics Thursday as they took the third and final game of the series, 7-3, to complete a three-game sweep at the Oakland Coliseum. In the three games, the Astros outscored the A’s 26-11. The A’s had no ...

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Clippers can’t cash in on opportunities, fall to Napa 12-3

The Clippers stranded nine and walked 11 in their 12-3 loss to the Napa Silverados, their fellow first-year expansion team, once again falling victim to a big inning Thursday night. The Silverados (3-4) scored in each of the first five innings, jumping out to a 3-0 lead after the top ...

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Martinez Clippers defeat San Rafael Pacifics for first win, 9-7

For the first time in their young history, the Martinez Clippers walked into San Rafael last night and for the first time, they walked away with a win, defeating the host Pacifics 9-7 Tuesday night. Walking was the operant verb that contributed to their success. After a strong spring, College ...

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Hot Shooting Warriors blitz Cavs, take 2-0 lead in NBA Finals

BY DANIEL GLUSKOTER In a contest that provided a stark contrast to the opening game of the series, the Golden State Warriors set the tone early and controlled the game throughout, leading wire to wire on the way to a 121-103 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers Sunday night at Oracle. ...

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Giants sweep the Phillies behind stellar weekend of pitching

BY ANTHONY SOSA Rebounding nicely after a brutal road trip that resulted in the Giants dropping six out of eight games, San Francisco returned home and swept the Philadelphia Phillies, scoring a 6-1 victory Sunday over Jake Arrieta, one of the top pitchers in the game. Arrieta, who came into ...

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