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Tuesday, October 20, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Meyer slugs two-run homer to rally WSU to 4-3 baseball win

Cory Meyer slugged a two-run home run in a three-run eighth inning and Washington State rallied to beat 4-3 Sacramento State in Sacramento, California, on Sunday.

J.J. Hancock hit a one-double in the eighth inning and scored on Justin Harrer’s two-out single. Meyer then followed with his homer to left to lead 4-3.

Isaac Mullins (1-0), who pitched one-third of an inning in the seventh, got the win with Scott Sunitsch pitching the ninth for the save, striking out two Hornets (2-1).

Hancock and Andres Alvarez had two hits each for WSU (1-2).

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American families feeling the pinch of COVID-19 pandemic

The COUNTRY Financial Security Index asked about 1,330 adult Americans in different income brackets a variety of questions, including how their finances are impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. (Courtesy COUNTRY Financial)

The year 2020 hasn’t been the most forgiving year for families and their pocketbooks.