A.J. Hinch to Manage Astros

HOUSTON (AP) _ A person familiar with the hiring tells The Associated Press that A.J. Hinch is the new manager of the Houston Astros. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the team had not yet announced the decision. A news conference was scheduled for later Monday. The Houston Chronicle first […]

Cowboys Claiborne Has Season-Ending Knee Injury

IRVING, Texas (AP) _ Dallas Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne will have season-ending surgery after tearing the patellar tendon in his left knee. Coach Jason Garrett said Monday that Claiborne will have surgery in the next couple of days and be put on injured reserve. Claiborne got hurt in Sunday night’s 38-17 victory over the New […]

Shea’s Rebellion Leads A&M to 2-1 Win at Ole Miss

OXFORD, Mississippi – The Texas A&M Aggies rallied late, with two goals in the final 19 minutes, including Shea Groom’s game-winner in the 79th minute, to register a 2-1 comeback win over the Ole Miss Rebels in Oxford on Sunday afternoon. The win marked the fifth in a row for Texas A&M. The Maroon and […]

Sullivan Leads Aggies to 3-0 Victory in SEC Opener

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M middle blocker Shelby Sullivan was nearly unstoppable as she posted a career-high 20 kills with only one error in the 22nd-ranked Aggies’ 25-11, 25-19, 25-15 Southeastern Conference season-opening victory against Auburn today at Reed Arena. Sullivan’s 20 kills set an A&M record for kills in a three-set SEC match, […]

AP Top 10 Sees No Changes A&M Still No. 6

NEW YORK (AP) _ Florida State remains the No. 1 team in the latest Associated Press college football poll, but the Seminoles claimed just 27 of 60 first-place votes following their second consecutive close call. Second-ranked Oregon and No. 3 Alabama each claimed 13 first-place votes, while Oklahoma took seven. Auburn is fifth, followed by […]

U.S.A. Drops Third Ryder Cup in A Row

GLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) _ The United States has failed once again to win the Ryder Cup. Playing the best that Europe has to offer the Americans were beaten in Scotland 16 1/2 to 11 1/2. Europe has won the last three Ryder Cup tournaments since 2008, six of the last seven and eight of the […]

Gordon Wins at Dover

DOVER, Del. (AP) _ Jeff Gordon won the Sprint Cup race at Dover International yesterday. Kurt Busch, AJ Allmendinger, Greg Biffle and Aric Almirola were all eliminated from the season-ending Chase for the Sprint Cup championship following the results of the race. There are 12 drivers left in the Chase.

Dallas Avenges Last Years Loss To New Orleans

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Tony Romo threw three touchdowns passes as the Dallas Cowboys beat the New Orleans Saints 38-17 last night. DeMarco Murray ran for a pair of scores in another 100-yard game. The Cowboys kept Drew Brees and the Saints scoreless in the first half after giving up an NFL-record 40 first downs […]

Texans Overcome Tough Day Offensively For a 23-17 Win

HOUSTON (AP) _ J.J. Watt had another highlight-reel play to help the Houston Texans overcome a tough day offensively for a 23-17 win over the Buffalo Bills yesterday. EJ Manuel finished with 225 yards passing with two touchdowns and two interceptions for the Bills. Buffalo was driving late when Darryl Morris picked him off at […]

Rangers and Stros Booth Loose Last Game Of Season

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ The Oakland Athletics finally clinched their third consecutive playoff berth on the last day of the regular season with a 4-0 victory over the Texas Rangers. Sonny Gray threw a six-hitter to win for the first time in five September starts. Josh Reddick had an RBI triple. NEW YORK (AP) _ […]

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