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Outfielder Colby Rasmus Agrees to 1-Year Deal with Astros

HOUSTON (AP) _ Outfielder Colby Rasmus has agreed to a one-year contract with the Houston Astros. The deal was announced Tuesday, a day after Houston dealt last year’s starting center fielder, Dexter Fowler, to the Chicago Cubs. The 28-year-old Rasmus started 80 games in center field for the Toronto Blue Jays last season and has […]

Rangers Obtain Pitcher Gonzalez Germen from Yankees for cash

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ The New York Yankees have traded pitcher Gonzalez Germen to the Texas Rangers for cash, a month after acquiring him from the New York Mets. The 27-year-old right-hander had a 4.75 ERA and no record in 25 relief appearances for the Mets last year, when he was sidelined for a month […]

Texas Forward Enemkpali Lost for Season With Torn ACL

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Texas standout senior forward Nneka Enemkpali will miss the rest of the season after tearing a ligament in her left knee during a loss at Baylor. The injury is a significant blow for the No. 8 Longhorns, who have lost three of their last four games after rising as high as […]

SEC Runner of the Week Honor for Aggie Sprinter Shavez Hart

BIRMINGHAM – Texas A&M senior Shavez Hart became the first Aggie selected as a SEC track and field Athlete of the Week this season following his world-leading performance on Saturday in the 200 meters. He earned the SEC Men’s Runner of the Week honor, which was announced by the conference office on Tuesday. During the […]

Bonetti Named SEC Freshman of the Week

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Texas A&M freshman Brock Bonetti was named the Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week, the conference office announced on Tuesday. Bonetti, from Bakersfield, Calif., was instrumental in the Aggies’ 132-104 win over longtime rival SMU last Saturday with an individual and relay first-place finish. Bonetti literally got the Aggies off to a […]

Bama LB Anderson, Woman Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) _ Alabama linebacker Ryan Anderson and a woman were arrested on a domestic violence charge involving property damage. Tuscaloosa police said in a news release on Tuesday they charged both Anderson and Sierra Nicole Patterson with third-degree domestic violence/criminal mischief. Police responded to a domestic dispute call at 11:28 p.m. on Monday […]

Aggie Softball to Open Season Ranked No. 24 in NFCA Preseason Poll

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M softball team will start the 2015 season with a No. 24 national ranking in the preseason USA Today/NFCA Division I Softball Poll, voted on by the country’s coaches and released today. The Aggies, who ended last season with the program’s 24th trip to the NCAA tournament, finished 37-22 […]

Brewers Trade Yovani Gallardo to Rangers

By GENARO C. ARMAS Pitcher Yovani Gallardo has been traded by the Milwaukee Brewers to the Texas Rangers for three players and cash. Gallardo was 8-11 last year with a 3.51 ERA in 32 starts last season and 89-64 with a 3.69 ERA in an eight-year career with Milwaukee. Infielder Luis Sardinas, and right-handers Corey […]

A&M Tabbed 17th in D1Baseball.com Preseason Ranking

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M Aggies were tabbed 17th in the inaugural D1Baseball.com Preseason Top 25 released by the entity on Monday. Texas A&M was ranked fifth among SEC schools and the league had eight teams listed in the Top 25. The Aggies are set to return 22 letterwinners from last season’s 36-win […]

Cubs and Astros Deal

HOUSTON (AP) _ Outfielder Dexter Fowler has been traded from the Houston Astros to the Chicago Cubs for infielder Luis Valbuena and right-hander Dan Straily. Fowler hit .276 with eight homers and 35 RBIs last year in his only season with the Astros. Valbuena played third base primarily last year but also saw time at […]

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