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Former Ranger Cruz Burns Texas; Peacock, Astros Top Angels

Cruz and Seager lead Mariners past Rangers 10-4 By SEAN SHAPIRO ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Nelson Cruz went 4 for 4 with a home run and Kyle Seager hit a two-run homer as the Seattle Mariners defeated the Texas Rangers 10-4 on Thursday night. The Mariners remained 3 1/2 games behind Minnesota for the second […]

Watson runs for TD, leads Texans over Bengals 13-9 in debut

By JOE KAY CINCINNATI (AP) _ Deshaun Watson ran 49 yards for a touchdown in his first NFL start and led the Houston Texans’ depleted offense to a late clinching field goal in a 13-9 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday night. Watson showed up in a black tuxedo for his first NFL start […]

Astros’ Fiers banned 5 games for retaliating vs LA

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) _ Houston Astros pitcher Mike Fiers has been suspended five games for throwing a fastball over the head of Los Angeles Angels infielder Luis Valbuena in an act of retaliation. Major League Baseball also fined Fiers an undisclosed amount. Fiers is not appealing, so the penalty starts in Thursday night’s game between […]

Rangers, Astros drop Divisional Games

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – Mike Zunino homered twice, Jean Segura also went deep and the Seattle Mariners won 8-1 at Texas. The Mariners jumped over the Rangers in the wild-card chase and handed Martin Perez his first loss in eight starts. Zunino broke a scoreless tie with one out in the fifth with his 22nd […]

My Aggie Nation Podcast: The state of the program with Ben Baby

So, nearly a week removed from a too-close-for-comfort win over Nicholls State, where does the program go from here? Ben Baby of The Dallas Morning News joins hosts Travis L. Brown and Zach Taylor to discuss the current state of the program, including where the Aggies should go at the quarterback position.  

Texans LB Brian Cushing suspended 10 games by NFL

By BARRY WILNER Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing has been suspended for 10 games by the NFL for violating the league’s performance enhancers policy. It’s the second time Cushing has been suspended; he missed four games in 2010 under the same policy. Cushing had won 2009 Defensive Rookie of the Year, an honor which was […]

Led by Phillips, Texas A&M Wins Badger Invitational

MADISON, Wisc. – The Texas A&M men’s golf team swept the leaderboard at the Badger Invitational with the Aggies capturing the season-opening victory at the University of Wisconsin Golf Course-University Range and junior Chandler Phillips claiming top individual honors Texas A&M (276-284-279=839, -25) shot nine-under on the event’s final day to maintain a six-shot lead over the rest […]

Rangers Fall to Mariners; Verlander, Astros Snap Four-Game Skid

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – Ben Gamel and Kyle Seager both hit three-run homers and the Seattle Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 10-3 in a matchup of wild card hopefuls. Texas and Seattle have split the first two games of their four-game series. Seager’s 24th homer in the third made it 7-1 and chased Texas starter […]

Szeryk Earns Runner-Up Honors at Jim West Challenge

THE WOODLANDS, Texas- Texas A&M senior Maddie Szeryk shot a 3-under 68 to earn individual runner-up honors and help the Aggie women’s golf team to a 4-under 280 in the third round of the Jim West Challenge. “I can’t be more proud of our freshmen, they showed a lot of guts and a lot of grit this […]

Texas A&M’s Ryan Yerrow earns SEC Freshman of the Week honor

BIRMINGHAM – Texas A&M newcomer Ryan Yerrow earned the men’s SEC Freshman of the Week honor following his cross country debut in an Aggie uniform during the Bulldog SEC Preview held on the University of Georgia golf course this past weekend. Yerrow (Katy, Texas) placed 10th in the meet, finishing as the fourth runner for Texas A&M, and was […]

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