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Bell, Cruz lead Tetreault, Nationals over Rangers 6-4

Tetreault allowed four hits, two after the second inning, while striking out four and walking two on 99 pitches

Jackson Tetreault allowed one run in six-plus innings in his third major league start, Josh Bell had his second three-hit game of the weekend and Nelson Cruz drove in three runs as the Washington Nationals beat the Texas Rangers 6-4…

Yankees’ Judge walks off Astros for 2nd time in 4 days

New York Yankees beat Houston 6-3 for a four-game split between the AL’s top teams

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge drove a three-run homer in the 10th inning for his second walk-off hit against the Astros in four days, and the New York Yankees recovered after nearly being no-hit for the second consecutive game…

García’s walk-off homer gives Rangers 3-2 win over Nationals

The Cuban slugger matched Corey Seager for the team lead with 15 homers

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adolis García homered leading off the bottom of the ninth inning, giving the Texas Rangers a 3-2 victory over the Washington Nationals on Saturday. The Cuban slugger matched Corey Seager for the team lead with 15…

Astros’ Javier, bullpen combine to no-hit Yanks in 3-0 win

Javier set career highs for strikeouts (13) and pitches (115)

NEW YORK (AP) — Cristian Javier, Héctor Neris and Ryan Pressly combined on the first no-hitter against the New York Yankees in 19 years, shutting down the best team in baseball and pitching the Houston Astros to a 3-0 victory…

Area teams compete in state 7-on-7 tournament

Featuring Ganado, Tidehaven, Goliad

COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Day one of the state 7-on-7 tournament is over and here is how the area teams did in the various pools. If you would like to see all the scores from all the teams, click here.…

State rankings are out for class 2A division I

Shiner ranked #1, Refugio #3

Dave Campbell's Texas Football released it's class 2A division I state rankings and two area teams made the top 10. Below is a list of the top 10. Shiner Timpson Refugio Marlin Hawley Centerville Crawford Beckville Coleman Cisco The Shiner…

Deshaun Watson settles 20 civil suits, faces NFL suspension

Watson still faces discipline from the league

HOUSTON (AP) — Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson’s decision to settle 20 of 24 civil lawsuits for sexual misconduct may not dissuade the NFL from giving him a lengthy suspension, a person familiar with the league’s investigation told the Associated…

Matijevic homers for 1st MLB hit, Astros beat White Sox 4-3

The Astros bounced back from a 7-0 shutout Saturday to get a 2-1 series win

HOUSTON (AP) — Rookie J.J. Matijevic homered for his first major league hit and Mauricio Dubón added a two-run shot to power the Houston Astros to a 4-3 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday night. The Astros bounced…

Grossman leads Tigers past Rangers 7-3 for series split

Texas is off Monday before starting a two-game home series against the Philadelphia Phillies

DETROIT (AP) — Robbie Grossman homered and drove in four runs as the Detroit Tigers beat the Texas Rangers 7-3 Sunday to split the four-game series. The Tigers and their league-worst offense scored five or more runs in consecutive games…

Cueto, López combine for 3-hitter as Chisox down Astros 7-0

Verlander allowed nine hits and seven runs — four earned — in a season-low 3 2/3 innings to snap a two-game winning streak.

HOUSTON (AP) — Johnny Cueto and Reynaldo López combined for a three-hitter and Luis Robert tied a career-high with four RBIs as the Chicago White Sox jumped on Justin Verlander early and cruised to a 7-0 win over the Houston…

Tigers pound 3 HRs, beat Rangers 14-7 to end 6-game skid

Texas starter Taylor Hearn (4-5) allowed eight runs and 10 hits in 3 2/3 innings

DETROIT (AP) — Eric Haase had three hits, including one of three Detroit homers, and the Tigers snapped a six-game losing streak with a 14-7 win over the Texas Rangers on Saturday. The Tigers had scored only two runs in…

Generals defeat River Monsters 8-4 on the road

Generals on three game win streak

SEGUIN, TEXAS- The Victoria Generals have finally cracked the code to come out on top over the Seguin River Monsters. With Friday nights win, the Generals sweep the River Monsters and now have won three straight games. The Generals on…

All eyes on the NFL’s pending decision on Deshaun Watson

While Deshaun Watson maintains his innocence and fights to clear his name, the Cleveland Browns and football fans everywhere wait for the NFL to determine an appropriate penalty for the star quarterback accused of sexual misconduct by 24 women. A…

AP source: Mavericks acquire Christian Wood for four players

A person with direct knowledge of the agreement said the Houston Rockets are trading center Christian Wood, their leading scorer and rebounder this season, to the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for four players and a draft pick. Boban Marjanovic, Trey…

Astros throw two immaculate innings in 9-2 win over Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Astros starter Luis Garcia and reliever Phil Maton each threw an immaculate inning — nine pitches, three strikeouts — and Martín Maldonado keyed a six-run first inning that sent Houston over the Texas Rangers 9-2 on…

UIL: No shot clock, soccer in spring and freshman on varsity

ROUND ROCK, Texas -- The University Interscholastic League Legislative Council met Tuesday to make decisions on proposed rule changes in UIL academics, athletics, music and policy. The Legislative Council decided to do nothing when it came to adding a shot…

Pachuca brings soccer league to Victoria

Pachuca is a Mexican soccer league helping develop young athletes

A new soccer league is coming to the Crossroads area named Pachuca. Pachuca is a Mexican soccer league that will be for athletes from ages 7-18. The purpose of the league is to develop athletes and to make area soccer…

Rangers end 12-inning win over White Sox on 7-5 double play

White homered and had a sac fly for the Rangers, who won for just the fifth time in 12 games.

CHICAGO (AP) — Jonah Heim hit a two-run single in the 12th inning and the Texas Rangers turned a double play on a ball hit to the warning track to end an 8-6 win over the Chicago White Sox on…

Verlander wins 8th, Peña, Altuve homer, Astros beat Marlins

Verlander gave up four unearned runs and three hits, walked one and struck out five in seven innings

HOUSTON (AP) — Justin Verlander earned his major league-leading eighth win, Jeremy Peña and Jose Altuve homered and the Houston Astros snapped their three-game losing streak with a 9-4 victory over the Miami Marlins on Sunday. “I’m happy that we…