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    MIKE McCARTHY: The bittersweet feeling of a season's end

    PORTLAND, Maine — For much of this season we -- Portland Sea Dogs --had the top record in the Eastern League and in all of professional baseball. Finishing 88-54, we reset the franchise record for most wins and carried a lot of momentum...

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    Bumgarner strikes out 9 as Giants rout Dodgers

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Madison Bumgarner struck out eight and took a share of the major league lead with 18 wins, and the San Francisco Giants moved within one game of NL West-leading Los Angeles by beating the Dodgers 9-0 on Friday night....

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    Angels rip Astros for 9th straight win, 11-3

    ANAHEIM -- David Freese hit a two-run homer and Mike Trout had an RBI triple during Los Angeles' seven-run fifth inning, and the Angels beat the Houston Astros 11-3 Friday night for their ninth consecutive victory. Kole Calhoun had a...

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    BMX: M. Olson Moves up to Intermediate

    On September 5, 2014 Mason Olson raced his first BMX race as an Intermediate. Olson moved from novice to Intermediate after receiving 10 wins as a Novice (beginner). This is a great accomplishment and Metro BMX is proud to announce this...

  5. BMX: Metro BMX Race Results 9/8/2014

    Moto 1 (15 Cruiser): 1. Chad Look; 2. Thomas Gilson; 3. Becca Garcia; Moto 2 (5U Novice): 1.Tristan Rios; 2. Jett Yantis; 3. Gunner West; Moto 3 (7 Novice): 1. Preston White; 2. Jaxxton Lambert; 3. Ethen Vargas; Moto 4 (7 Intermediate): 1....

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    Varner prevails in opening match

    Bakersfield High graduate Jake Varner won his first match at the FILA Wrestling World Championships on Tuesday in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Varner beat Germany's Georg Harth 7-0 in the first round of the 97-kilgoram (211-pound) weight class,...

  7. BETTE ADDINGTON: Baker-Barnes Clinic comes to Bakersfield this week

    Thanks to the coordination of local bowler Diz Francisco and his wife Barb, some select local bowlers will have the chance of a lifetime: to be able to partake in a special bowling clinic here in town Wednesday and Thursday to learn new...

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    Sept. 8 community sports announcements, accomplishments

    Baseball Bakersfield Heat Baseball Club 13U Elite Squad team has an immediate opening. The Heat will give a private tryout to a 13-year-old player with experience in competitive ball. E-mail your child's picture, and provide your child's...

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    Baseball: Khaos 13U

    Team Khaos 13U took 1st place at the Battle of the Valley Baseball Tournament played at the Northwest Baseball Facility in Bakerfield, California on August 22-24. There were 6 teams competing in the 13U bracket. Team Khaos went 4-0 and won...

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    MICHAEL McCARTHY: Baseball reveals same challenges as real life

    Life is filled with constant highs and lows. They are rarely predictable and often the lows seem to arrive at inopportune times. This occurs in baseball, as well, and is often times a great way to realize that highs don't last forever, and...

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    Soccer: LA Galaxy Bakersfield Blue U18 Champions

    Congratulations to LA Galaxy Bakersfield Girls Blue U18 soccer team for winning the United Cup soccer tournament in Southern California during the Labor Day weekend. Contact info Sean Gavin seangavin5@gmail.com 661-343-3337

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    Sept. 5 fish report

    Kern County, southern San Joaquin Valley CARP DERBY: Bob's Bait Bucket's annual month-long August carp derby just ended. The biggest carp weighed in during August was a 12-pound, 10-ounce fish caught by Sem Matt, Bakersfield, and he won...

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    Baseball: Bakersfield Heat 13u wins eXtreme Diamond Sports/Super National Invitational

    Bakersfield Heat 13's went (4 & 0) this past weekend for the new season opener on Labor Day Holiday weekend in Paso Robles, CA to win the EXTREME DIAMOND SPORTS SUPER NIT. This Tournament win qualifies the Heat for the World Series TOC at...

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