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Play ball! MLB players reach deal, salvage 162-game season

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball’s players and owners ended their most bitter money fight in a quarter-century Thursday when the players’ association accepted management’s offer to salvage a 162-game season that will start April 7. The work stoppage…

Cowboys inch close to playoff berth as D, Lawrence dominate

The three interceptions gave Dallas a league-high 23 picks.

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — It’s been said defenses win championships, and nobody in the NFL might be playing better D right now than the Dallas Cowboys. DeMarcus Lawrence forced a fumble and made two other big plays that led…

Local boxer shines in pro debut

Acosta is the number three ranked fighter in the nation

FLORESVILLE, Texas -- Ramon Acosta jr. and his family, who he calls his number one fans, traveled to the Event Center in Floresville to take on Jose Rodriguez from San…

John Brooks to miss US World Cup qualifiers with back injury

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Defender John Brooks will miss the United States’ three World Cup qualifiers this month because of a back injury. Wolfsburg coach Mark van Bommel said Monday that the 28-year-old Brooks will not travel from Germany to…

Generals drop game one to the Bombers

The Generals drop their third straight in a 10-6 loss in the home opener.

VICTORIA, Texas -- The Victoria Generals bats were alive , unfortunately the Brazos Valley Bombers bats were hotter. The Generals drop their third straight in a 10-6 loss in the home opener. The Brazos Valley Bombers got things started in…

Masters will have a limited number of spectators

Augusta National Chairman Fred Ridley said Tuesday the club intends to allow a limited number of spectators

(AP) Some volume is returning to the Masters, just maybe not the head-turning roars. Augusta National Chairman Fred Ridley said Tuesday the club intends to allow a limited number of spectators for the Masters on April 8-11, provided it can…