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Berrios strikes out 12 as Twins beat Rangers 2-0

By BRIAN HALL MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ Jose Berrios struck out a career-best 12 in seven innings, and the Minnesota Twins beat Bartolo Colon and the Texas Rangers 2-0 on Sunday. Eddie Rosario had two hits for Minnesota, which snapped a three-game losing streak. Bobby Wilson and Robbie Grossman each singled in a run. Berrios (8-5) […]

Gurriel hits grand slam, Astros rout Royals 11-3

BY JOSHUA KOCH HOUSTON (AP) _ Yuli Gurriel hit a grand slam in Houston’s eight-run second inning, helping Gerrit Cole and the Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 11-3 on Sunday. Gurriel finished with three hits as the AL West-leading Astros won for the 15th time in 17 games. Jose Altuve drove in two runs […]

Shamier Little claims USATF 400m hurdles title with facility record

DES MOINES, Iowa – Texas A&M alum Shamier Little claimed the USATF Championship title in the 400m hurdles with a facility record of 53.61 seconds on Sunday at Drake Stadium. Another Aggie alum, Ameer Webb, defended his title in the 200m with a 20.47 (-1.9 wind) after a three-hour weather delay. In the semifinals, Webb posted the top […]

Spurs take Miami shooting guard Lonnie Walker IV

SAN ANTONIO (AP) _ The San Antonio Spurs have taken shooting guard Lonnie Walker IV out of Miami with the 18th overall selection in the NBA Draft. With uncertainty surrounding the future of Kawhi Leonard, who reportedly requested a trade, the Spurs opted to draft the athletic Walker, who averaged 11.5 points in his lone […]

Mavs swap picks to get Luka Doncic

By SCHUYLER DIXON DALLAS (AP) _ A person with direct knowledge of the deal says Dallas and Atlanta have agreed to a trade that will send third overall pick Luka Doncic to the Mavericks, who selected Trae Young at No. 5 for the Hawks. The Mavericks will also send a future first-round pick to the […]

Celtics Select Williams with NBA Draft’s 27th Overall Pick

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – After a pair of standout seasons that provided a long list of signature moments and highlights, Robert Williams became the latest Aggie to embark on a professional career as he was selected by the Boston Celtics with the 27th overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft. A two-time Southeastern Conference Defensive Player of the Year, Williams […]

My Aggie Nation Podcast: Jay Arnold talks lounging in Kyle Field

Former Texas A&M defensive lineman Jay Arnold breaks down the relaxing life given to players on the Texas A&M football team, including the scene in the luxurious players lounge. Arnold also gives his takes on sports around the world, including his World Cup pick.  

Coaching Veteran Reynolds Joins Aggie Basketball Staff

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Bringing an impressive coaching background that spans nearly 40 years and includes three head coaching stints, most recently at Air Force, Jeff Reynolds is set to join the Texas A&M men’s basketball staff as an assistant coach.   “I’m excited to add Jeff to our staff,” Texas A&M head coach Billy Kennedy […]

Houston’s win streak ends at 12 games with 2-1 loss to Rays

By KRISTIE RIEKEN HOUSTON (AP) _ C.J. Cron homered early and Wilson Ramos hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning to lift the Tampa Bay Rays to a 2-1 win on Tuesday night to snap a 12-game winning streak by the Houston Astros. Blake Snell (9-4) allowed just three hits and one run […]

Rangers extend winning streak to 4, beat Royals 4-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Cole Hamels allowed four hits over seven innings, Delino DeShields doubled home two runs and the Texas Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 4-1 on Tuesday night to extend their winning streak to a season-high four games. The Royals have lost eight straight, matching their season high, and 14 of […]

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