Tuesday, July 22, 2014
FAIRFIELD-SUISUN, CALIFORNIA
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Jones drives in five runs, O’s top A’s 8-4

OAKLAND — Adam Jones matched his career high of five RBIs to back Wei-Yin Chen, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 8-4 on Saturday night. Jones hit a three-run home run in the first and had a two-run single in the fourth. Baltimore’s All-Star center fielder also walked and scored in the third. […]

Mudcats are 4-0 in three days thanks to doubleheader

VACAVILLE — Offense was not a problem as the Solano Mudcats swept a doubleheader against the Sacramento Spikes in collegiate baseball at Will C. Wood, Saturday, winning 7-3 in the first game and 9-2 in the second. Gordie Clary couldn’t stay away from the bases for the Mudcats (23-9), reaching four times. He scored two […]

Expos unable to rebound after early deficit

CORVALLIS, OR. — Despite a four-run fifth inning from the Fairfield Expos, a five-run first inning helped give the West Coast Mariners a 8-6 victory over the Expos in the Oregon State Showcase on Saturday. The Expos had 10 hits but left eight on base, compared to the Mariners’ six. The Expos found itself in a 7-0 hole […]

Yankees’ Sabathia expects to pitch in 2015

NEW YORK — CC Sabathia is disappointed and relieved all at the same time. Sidelined with a right knee injury, the New York Yankees’ pitcher spoke to reporters Saturday morning for the first time since the team announced he will have season-ending surgery Wednesday. Sabathia said the news was difficult to absorb and his situation […]

North Bay BMX July 16 Race Results

North Bay BMX in Napa held a USA BMX Single Points Race on July 16. We had 7 Motos with a total of 28 Riders. These are the top 3 finishes from each division:  17-20 Cruiser 1. Cooper Miller (Napa) 2. Callie Mueller (Everett, WA) 3. Donnie Gomez (Napa) 36-40 Cruiser 1. David Marney (Petaluma) 2. Steven Miller (Napa) 3. Donald Gomez (Napa) 10 […]

Sports on TV/Local sports for Saturday-Sunday, July 19-20, 2014

Saturday’s TV sports Auto racing •Formula One, qualifying for Grand Prix of Germany, at Hockenheim, Germany, NBCSN, 9 a.m. (taped) •IndyCar, pole qualifying for Indy Toronto, NBCSN, 10:30 a.m. (taped) •IndyCar, Indy Toronto, race 1, NBCSN, noon •NASCAR, Nationwide Series, EnjoyIllinois.com 300, at Joliet, Ill., ESPN2, 5:30 p.m. •NHRA, qualifying for Mile-High Nationals, at Morrison, […]

This date in sports history for Saturday, July 19, 2014

July 19 1877 — Spencer Gore beats William Marshall in 48 minutes (6-1, 6-2, 6-4) in the first men’s singles tennis championship at the All England Club, Wimbledon. 1909 — Cleveland shortstop Neal Ball pulls off the first unassisted triple play in modern major league history. 1910 — Cy Young wins his 500th career game […]

Entertainment calendar July 18, 2014

ART EXHIBITS Arts Benicia: “Altered Landscapes,” through Sept. 11; reception 7 to 9 p.m. Friday; Family art day, 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 10; artist panel discussion, 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 23; open noon to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday during exhibitions, 991 Taylor St., Suite 114, Benicia. Free. 747-0130, www.artsbenicia.org. Benicia Plein Air Gallery: Terry Hughes […]

Stars Recreation bowling results

Summer Senior Doubles: Tom Morrow 224. PHC Summer League: Donna Denney 193 (150 avg), Sara Enwright 174 (135 avg), Rod Moses 210, 204, Coleby Quartemont 213, Julies Weinacht 190 ( 140 avg). Starlifters Summer Trio: Tim Larin 201, Ginny Aubuchon 190 (146 avg), Angie Murray 193 (125 avg), Carolyn Murray 201, Joe Cannon 203, Hope […]

North Bay BMX July 12 Race Results

North Bay BMX in Napa held a USA BMX Single Points Race on July 12. There were 15 Motos with a total of 51 Riders. These are the top 3 finishes from each division: 9 Cruiser 1. Andrew Duran (Fairfield) 2. Jacob Harrell (Fairfax) 3. Chris Evens (Walnut Creek) 17-20 Cruiser 1. Cooper Miller (Napa) 2. Donovan Duran (Fairfield) 3. Donnie Gomez (Napa) 31-35 Cruiser […]

North Bay BMX July 7 Race Results

North Bay BMX in Napa held a USA BMX Single Points Race on July 9. There was a 10 Motos with a total of 39 Riders. These are the top 3 finishes from each division: 10 Cruiser 1. Donovan Duran (Fairfield) 2. Andrew Duran (Fairfield) 3. Jacob Harrell (Fairfax) 41-45 Cruiser 1. Scott Miller (Napa) 2. Brian Swetland (Fairfield) 3. Scott Miller (Vacaville) 6 Novice […]

Fairfield Bocce Federation League Results

Team Results for the week ending July 08 , 2014. Team results are based upon wins, losses and total points. TUESDAY  AM 1st place: Team No. 4 Los Bandidos: BJ Conner  – capo, Ray Conner, Dot Little, Wayne Little, Dave Rico, Arturo Montenegro. 2nd  place: Team No. 1 – Bocce Friends: Vergie Trammell – capo, Clyde Trammell, Michael Hancock, Twanda Simpson, […]

Sports on TV/Local sports for Thursday, July 17, 2014

TV sports Baseball Cape Cod League •Brewster at Hyannis, FCSA, 3 p.m. Pacific Coast League •New Orleans at Omaha, CBSSN, 6 p.m. Basketball NBA Summer League •Teams TBA, NBATV, 1, 3, 5, 7 p.m. Cycling •Tour de France, Stage 12, Bourg-en-Bresse to Saint-Etienne, France, NBCSN, 5 a.m. •Tour de France, Stage 12, Bourg-en-Bresse to Saint-Etienne, […]

This date in sports history for Thursday, July 17, 2014

July 17 1939 — Henry Picard beats Byron Nelson 1-up in 37 holes to win the PGA championship. 1941 — Joe DiMaggio’s hitting streak of 56 games is stopped by Al Smith and Jim Bagby of the Indians before 67,000 at Cleveland. 1955 — Beverly Hanson beats Louise Suggs by three strokes in a playoff […]