HOUSTON (AP) _ Receivers Joe Adams and Alec Lemon are among nine players released by the Houston Texans yesterday. The Texans also placed offensive tackle David Quessenberry on the reserve/non-football illness list as he battles lymphoma. Houston waived William Powell, Sam Longo, David Hunter, Austin Brown, Terrance Lloyd and Lawrence Sidbury and Junior Mertile.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M volleyball team held its annual Maroon-White scrimmage today at Reed Arena. The team, which has been practicing since August 9, was playing in front of a crowd for the first time. With eight newcomers along with 10 returners on the roster, Aggie head coach Laurie Corbelli emphasized how important […]
HOUSTON (AP) _ Jeff Samardzija (suh-MAHR’-juh) pitched eight solid innings to lead the Oakland Athletics over the Houston Astros 8-2 last night. Samardzija allowed six hits, two runs and tied a season high with 10 strikeouts to bounce back from a two-game skid in which he yielded 11 runs combined. Josh Reddick hit a two-run […]
SEATTLE (AP) _ Miles Mikolas allowed three hits in eight scoreless innings as the Texas Rangers opened a three-game set against the Seattle Mariners with a 2-0 win last night. Mikolas faced two batters over the minimum and erased two of the three hits he allowed with double plays. The right-hander struck out five and […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M Baseball announced its schedule for the 2015 season, a 56-game slate that features 36 home games in the friendly confines of Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park. The Aggies will play 11 teams that participated in the 2013 NCAA Championship for a total of 27 games, including Alabama (3), Kentucky […]
ST. LOUIS (AP) _ The St. Louis Rams have lost quarterback Sam Bradford for the season. He suffered a torn ACL in his left knee against the Browns in Saturday night’s exhibition game. This marks the second straight year he’s ripped up the knee. Bradford, the first overall pick of the 2010 draft, missed the […]
NEW YORK (AP) _ The U.S. Open, the last Grand Slam tennis tournament of the year, starts today in New York. Men’s defending champion Rafael Nadal is among the missing as he was forced to withdraw because of an injury suffered in practice back in July. Among those in action today for the women are […]
CLEVELAND (AP) _ Trevor Bauer took a shutout into the seventh inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros yesterday. Bauer held Houston to four hits and struck out nine. The right-hander was pulled after issuing a leadoff walk.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Scott Baker won as a starter for the first time in more than three years and the Texas Rangers beat the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 3-1 yesterday to avoid a series sweep. Adrian Beltre put Texas ahead to stay with an RBI double in the first. Beltre had his fifth […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – In a final score that belied the Aggies’ stranglehold on the match, No. 9 Texas A&M notched a 1-0 win over the Stephen F. Austin Ladyjacks in a Sunday evening match on Ellis Field. Texas A&M dictated the terms of play with decisive advantages in shots (35-7), shots-on-goal (10-5) and corner kicks […]