North Texas Special Olympics Squad Will Leave You CheeringWith pom-poms in hand, and relentless joy in their hearts, the cheer squad at Dallas’ Notre Dame school polishes their big routine: and they’re not at all territorial with their support.
Athletics Out Of Top Wild-Card Spot After Rangers SweepThe Oakland A's kept sliding, falling out of the top AL wild-card spot with a 7-2 loss to Texas on Thursday that gave the Rangers a three-game sweep.
Gray, A's Beat Rangers, Now Have Best Record In MLBBrandon Moss hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the fifth inning and Sonny Gray pitched Oakland over the Texas Rangers 4-2 Wednesday, giving the Athletics the best record in the majors.
Rangers 5½ Games Back After 1-0 Loss To A's Bartolo Colon scattered seven hits over eight innings and the division-leading A's beat Texas for the second time in less than 24 hours.
Rangers Fall To A's 9-8 In Opener To Key Series The A's handed the Rangers their fourth straight loss and moved 4½ games ahead of Texas in the opener of the final series of the regular season between the past two AL West champions.
Holland Stellar Over 8 Innings In 4-0 Rangers WinDerek Holland gave up four hits in eight stellar innings, Nelson Cruz and Mitch Moreland each hit a home run and Ron Washington became the 'winningest' manager in Rangers history as Texas beat the Oakland Athletics 4-0 on Sunday.
Rangers Claim A's Rosales Off WaiversThe Rangers claimed Rosales before opening a three-game series at Oakland on Friday night. The A's designated the utility infielder for assignment Wednesday to clear a spot on the 25-man roster for infielder Alberto Callaspo
A's at Rangers PreviewOakland sends Tommy Milone (6-6, 3.61 ERA) to the mound while Texas will have Justin Grimm (5-5, 5.59 ERA) toe the rubber. Texas remains 3GB of Oakland in the AL West Race.
Texas Athletics Mired In Unusual Hard TimesThe wealthiest athletic program in the country has been racked by bad results on the field and embarrassed by revelations of coaches having inappropriate relationships with students.
Texas Regents Meet To Discuss Coaching ScandalUniversity of Texas regents met by private telephone call Sunday to discuss recently-disclosed incidents involving athletic coaches having inappropriate relationships with students.
US Government Orders Equal Opportunity On The Playing FieldThe U-S Department of Education has issued a directive to the nation’s schools requiring that disabled children be given the same access to athletic programs as any other student.
Texas Women's Track Coach Resigns Amid InvestigationUniversity of Texas women's track coach Bev Kearney resigned Saturday and acknowledged in an interview with the Austin American-Statesman that she had an intimate relationship with an athlete in her program in 2002.