Virginia Forces a Game 3 in CWS

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Virginia has forced a third and deciding game in the College World Series finals by blanking defending champion Vanderbilt 3-0. Thomas Woodruff hit a two-run single in a three-run sixth to help Josh Sborz pick up his seventh win. Normally an outfielder, Adam Haseley tossed shutout ball into the sixth inning […]

Deflate-gate

NEW YORK (AP) _ The attorney for New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said no timetable has been set for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell (guh-DEHL’) to make a decision on Brady’s appeal of his four-game suspension. The appeal was heard yesterday and lasted 10 hours as Brady seeks a reduction of his suspension for his […]

Aggie Baseball Adds Four for 2016 Campaign

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M Aggies added four players to the roster for the 2016 campaign, head coach Rob Childress announced on Monday. Since their initial fall signing class, the Aggies have inked three high school pitchers and a junior college catcher to join the squad next season. The Maroon and White added […]

NCAA Announces School Nominees for 2015 Woman of the Year

INDIANAPOLIS– NCAA member colleges and universities have nominated 480 female student-athletes – the most ever in the history of the program – for the 2015 NCAA Woman of the Year award. Texas A&M has two nominees with All-Americans Olivia Ekpone from the track and field team and Shea Groom from soccer. Now in its 25th […]

SEC Sets Game Times for First Three Football Games

IRMINGHAM—The Southeastern Conference Office announced the game times and network designations for the first three weeks of the college football season today. The AdvoCare Texas Kickoff game between Texas A&M and Arizona State will kick at 6 p.m. central on Saturday, Sept. 5 from NRG Stadium in Houston. The game will be televised by ESPN. […]

SEC Announces 2014-15 Sportsmanship Award Winners

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Texas A&M men’s basketball team and support staff and South Carolina women’s basketball player Aleighsa Welch are recipients of the eighth-annual Southeastern Conference Sportsmanship Awards, the league office announced Thursday. The two honorees were selected by a vote of the SEC’s 14 Directors of Athletics. “Sportsmanship and generosity are characteristics of […]

U.S. Open Starts Today

The 115th US Open cranks up today in what ammounts to a British Open to to the links style course at Chambers Bay. So what are we going to see from the links-iest track in US Open history? Nobody really knows for sure. Vegas has weighed in as usual though. Heading into the open Rory […]

Rangers Take 3rd From L.A.

LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Rookie slugger Joey Gallo hit a two-run homer off Clayton Kershaw to lead the Texas Rangers over the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 Wednesday night. Wandy Rodriguez shrugged off leadoff doubles by Yasiel Puig and Scott Van Slyke in each of the first two innings to win his third straight decision in […]

Four Dingers Help Stros Climb Rockies

DENVER (AP) _ Carlos Correa hit one of Houston’s four home runs as the Astros continued their power surge Wednesday night in an 8-4 win over the Colorado Rockies. Chris Carter, Preston Tucker and Jake Marisnick also homered for the first-place Astros. Correa and George Springer had three hits each.

FBI Looking At The Red Birds

ST. LOUIS (AP) _ An attorney for the St. Louis Cardinals says executives of the team were not involved in the hacking of the Houston Astros’ player personnel database. The Cardinals hired the Dowd Bennett firm to handle an internal inquiry several months before this week’s disclosure that the FBI is investigating whether the team […]

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