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Astros call up top prospect George Springer

Astros call up top prospect George Springer

After a wait that’s been excruciating for some fans, the player who could become the face of the Astros has arrived.
13 Longview athletes taking skills to next level

13 Longview athletes taking skills to next level

Thirteen Lobos who made their impact on their respective athletic fields were honored on Tuesday as they prepare take their skills to the next level.
Matt Flynn, former Tyler Lee QB, will stay with Packers

Matt Flynn, former Tyler Lee QB, will stay with Packers

He almost won it all at Tyler Lee. He did win it all at LSU. Matt Flynn also won a Super Bowl ring with Green Bay and he will stay with the Packers.
LeTourneau marks first sweep of UT Tyler

LeTourneau marks first sweep of UT Tyler

LeTourneau baseball has turned a corner. Not only on the field as the Yellowjackets are battling atop the American Southwest Conference standings but as a program in general.
Tracy McGrady makes his pitch as Skeeters open camp

Tracy McGrady makes his pitch as Skeeters open camp

Tracy McGrady, who announced his retirement in August after playing 16 NBA seasons, including six with the Rockets, is no stranger when it comes to pressure.
Basketball Hall of Famers shower Nowitzki with praise

Basketball Hall of Famers shower Nowitzki with praise

Although the prestigious moment is many years away, some Basketball Hall of Fame members can’t wait until the day when Dirk Nowitzki is enshrined into their exclusive club.
Colby Lewis returns after nearly two years

Colby Lewis returns after nearly two years

Colby Lewis had elbow surgery two years ago. He had hip replacement surgery last year. Either one of them could have ended his career. But Monday night in Arlington, Colby Lewis beat the odds.
Nacogdoches' Clint Dempsey named Player of Week again

Nacogdoches' Clint Dempsey named Player of Week again

Clint Dempsey has been named the Major League Soccer Player of the Week for the second straight week. The Captain of the Seattle Sounders scored two goals in his Texas homecoming against Dallas.
Rockets to face Trail Blazers in first round of playoffs

Rockets to face Trail Blazers in first round of playoffs

The Rockets still cannot be certain where their first-round playoff series will begin, but they know who will be waiting when they get there.
Colby Lewis to start tonight's game

Colby Lewis to start tonight's game

Colby Lewis’ comeback from injury has arrived. The 34-year-old right-hander will make his first start in 21 months Monday night against the Seattle Mariners at Globe Life Park in Arlington.
WORLD'S GREATEST: Michael Phelps ending retirement

WORLD'S GREATEST: Michael Phelps ending retirement

The United States Olympic Committee confirmed Monday that Olympic champion Michael Phelps is ending his retirement. Phelps is expected to return to competitive swimming later this month in Arizona.

Madison Smith: Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

Meet Madison Smith, our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Madison is a senior at All-Saints where she plays softball and volleyball.
Bubba Watson wins Masters for the second time

Bubba Watson wins Masters for the second time

Bubba Watson turned on the style to win his second U.S. Masters title in three years after a final round 69 gave him a three-shot victory in the opening major of the 2014 season.
Rangers send Beltre to DL

Rangers send Beltre to DL

The Texas Rangers announced prior to today’s game that the club has added right-handed pitcher Hector Noesi (#19) to the active roster. Noesi will be in uniform and available for the series finale against Houston.
Ash out for spring with a broken foot

Ash out for spring with a broken foot

David Ash has suffered a broken foot and will have surgery next week, which means he’ll miss the rest of spring football, including next Saturday’s Orange-White Game.