Astros miss out on chance to gain ground, lose to Angels 2-0

HOUSTON (AP) _ Albert Pujols hit a two-run homer in the first inning and Ricky Nolasco pitched seven solid innings, helping the Los Angeles Angels hinder the Houston Astros wild-card hopes with a 2-0 victory Thursday night. The Angels ended an 11-game skid and kept Houston one game behind the Orioles and Tigers for the […]

Rookie Brissett, Blount lead Patriots past Texans 27-0

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) _ Another week, another new quarterback, another win for the New England Patriots. Jacoby Brissett had a 27-yard touchdown run in his first NFL start at quarterback, LeGarrette Blount added scoring runs of 1 and 41 yards , and the Patriots beat the Houston Texans 27-0 on Thursday night. It was the […]

Texas A&M, adidas Reveal “Junction Made” Retro Football Uniforms

Texas A&M University and adidas today unveiled the ‘Junction Made’ Primeknit alternate football uniform, which will hit the turf when the Aggies visit South Carolina on Saturday, October 1st. Designed in collaboration with Texas A&M Athletics, the special edition uniform celebrates Aggie toughness and determination, while commemorating the Aggies’ historic undefeated 1956 season where the […]

Springer Delivers, Astros Hold Off Athletics in 10 Innings

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) _ George Springer hit a go-ahead single in the top of the 10th inning, and the Houston Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Tuesday night. Tony Kemp, who tied it with a pinch-hit double in the seventh, got things going with a leadoff double against Sean Doolittle (2-3) and Jake Marisnick […]

Rangers Closer to AL West After Testy 5-4 Win Over Angels

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Rookie Nomar Mazara hit his 20th homer in another testy game with multiple ejections and the Texas Rangers moved closer to their second consecutive AL West title by beating the Los Angeles Angels 5-4 on Tuesday night. Texas (90-62) cut its magic number to two to clinch the seventh division title […]

Aggie Football Media Day: Arkansas

Head Coach Kevin Sumlin   Defensive Coordinator John Chavis   Offensive Coordinator Noel Mazzone   Offensive Lineman Connor Lanfear   Wide Receiver Christian Kirk   Defensive Back Nick Harvey   Quarterback Trevor Knight   Defensive End Daeshon Hall   Safety Justin Evans   Offensive Lineman Jermaine Eluemunor         

Cowboys’ Gregory drops appeal, faces ban totaling 14 games

FRISCO, Texas (AP) _ Suspended Dallas defensive end Randy Gregory has dropped an appeal on another substance-abuse violation and now faces a 10-game ban on top of the four games he will already miss. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Tuesday on his radio show that the NFL Players Association wouldn’t support Gregory’s appeal, making it […]

Rangers Manager Ejected After Angels Out Turns into Double

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Rangers manager Jeff Banister was ejected during last night’s game during a challenge on a play that became a ground-rule double after Yunel Escobar was thrown out trying to turn the hit into a triple. After being out by several feet sliding into third base in the sixth inning Monday night, […]

Astros Score Twice in 9th to Beat Athletics 4-2

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) _ Marwin Gonzalez hit a tiebreaking, two-run single off Ryan Madson in the ninth inning and the Houston Astros came from behind to beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Monday night. The Astros trailed 2-1 going into the eighth inning but tied it on pinch-hitter Tyler White’s RBI-double then scored twice in […]

Rangers Rally Again, Magic Number 3 After Beating Angels 3-2

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Ian Desmond had an RBI single with no outs in the ninth inning and the Texas Rangers moved closer to the AL West title with a 3-2 win over the last-place Los Angeles Angels on Monday night. Elvis Andrus led off the ninth with a sharp single to left off Jose […]

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