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 […]

Aggie Soccer in L.A.

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 […]

SEC Network Off To Good Start

OLLEGE STATION, Texas – Today’s launch of the SEC Network to 92 million households across the country ushers in a new era of unparalleled visibility for Texas A&M University. Since moving to the Southeastern Conference in 2012, Texas A&M has experienced national and conference championships, major award winners and blockbuster TV ratings. The SEC Network’s 24/7 […]

Cowboys Break Training Camp With A Lot of Unanswered Questions

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) _ The Dallas Cowboys are coming home from training camp in California with even more questions about their shaky defense than when they left Texas three weeks ago. Cornerback Morris Claiborne is out with a shoulder injury after missing the first preseason game with knee tendinitis. Orlando Scandrick will miss the first […]

MLB Scores

INTERLEAGUE Final     Detroit        5  Pittsburgh   2 AMERICAN LEAGUE Final     Kansas City    7  Oakland      3 Final     Boston         9  Houston      4 Final     Tampa Bay      6  Texas        3 NATIONAL LEAGUE Final     L.A. Dodgers   6  Atlanta      4 Final     Milwaukee      6  Chi Cubs     2 Final     Miami          5  Arizona      4, 10 Innings Final     Washington     4  N-Y Mets     1 Final     St. Louis      […]

Stros Stumble in Beantown

BOSTON (AP) _ Dustin Pedroia’s two-run double capped a seven-run sixth inning last night that sent the Boston Red Sox to their fourth straight win, 9-4 over the Houston Astros. Pedroia finished with three hits, Daniel Nava had two doubles and David Ortiz added two singles. Allen Webster gave up four runs and five hits […]

Rangers Get Doubeled Up

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Evan Longoria homered and drove in three runs as the Rays beat the Texas Rangers 6-3 last night. Jake Odorizzi helped extend Tampa Bay’s impressive road pitching streak with seven strong innings. Longoria’s team-leading 15th homer was a two-run shot that gave the Rays a 6-2 lead in the fifth.

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. […]

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