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Aggies Complete Exhibition Match at UCLA

LOS ANGELES, California – The No. 9 Texas A&M Aggies dropped a 3-1 decision against the No. 1 UCLA Bruins in an exhibition match at the North Athletic Field on a Friday evening where both squads were testing new players and player combinations throughout the contest. The Aggies posted their lone marker of the game in […]

Rangers Bring up Edwards, Send Down Ross

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ The Texas Rangers purchased right-hander Jon Edwards’ contract from Triple-A Round Rock and sent Robbie Ross back to the minor leagues. Texas announced the move Friday, a day after Ross (2-5) had been recalled from Round Rock and gave up six runs in 4 1-3 innings in a loss to Tampa […]

Manfred Elected Next MLB Commissioner

BALTIMORE (AP) _ Rob Manfred has been elected baseball’s 10th commissioner and will succeed Bud Selig in January. A labor lawyer who has worked for Major League Baseball since 1998, Manfred beat out Boston Red Sox Chairman Tom Werner on Thursday in the first contested vote for a new commissioner in 46 years. The 55-year-old, […]

Aggie Yell Practice for SEC Network Launch

UT Hires Ex-QB Young for Community Relations

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Former Texas quarterback Vince Young has been hired by the school for community relations and fundraising. UT spokeswoman Leslie Blair said Thursday that Young will earn $100,000 annually. Young led the Longhorns to the 2005 national championship before turning pro. He hasn’t played in an NFL regular-season NFL game since 2011. […]

A&M Travels for Exhibition Versus Defending National Champs

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M Aggies travel to Los Angeles for an exhibition match against the UCLA Bruins, winners of the 2013 national title, on Friday. Due to a flooding issue at Marshall Field at Drake Stadium, the match will be played at the Bruins’ practice facility at 7 pm (CT). Live audio streaming […]

Mauer Goes Deep as Twins Beat Astros, 3-1

HOUSTON (AP) _ Joe Mauer homered to break a scoreless game in the sixth inning and Kyle Gibson gave up one run in 7 2-3 innings to propel the Minnesota Twins to a 3-1 win over the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park. Mauer hit a 2-2 pitch into the right field bullpen off Brett […]

Trio of Texans Starters Return to Practice

HOUSTON (AP) _ Andre Johnson, Arian Foster and Brian Cushing were back on the field for the Houston Texans before Wednesday’s joint practice with Atlanta. Cushing is the biggest surprise of the three. The star linebacker has been on the physically unable to perform list for all of training camp as he recovers from his […]

Texas AP Preseason High School Football Poll

Here is The Associated Press preseason high school poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, points based on 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1, and the team’s ranking in last week’s poll: ^Class 6A= School Total Points Prv 1. Allen (15) 231 – 2. Katy (5) 208 – 3. Cedar Hill (5) 204 – 4. DeSoto 172 – 5. Euless […]

A&M’s Ogbuehi, Kaser Named to SI.com’s Preseason All-America Team

It’s that time of year again. After months of waiting, after an offseason full of lawsuits and coaching changes and anticipation, the 2014 campaign is finally here. So, which players will define the first year of the College Football Playoff era? SI.com presents it 2014 Preseason All-America Team, which features plenty of familiar faces. Heisman […]

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