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KETK in Arizona; Abe Lincoln will play shortstop for Rangers

Four score and seven years ago. Wait.  This is about baseball. The Rangers need to score more like they did last year, Texas got a new leadoff hitter, Shin-Soo Choo.
Garrett in for long term, away from offense

Garrett in for long term, away from offense

Owner Jerry Jones is admittedly frustrated that the Cowboys have had back to back-to-back 8-8 seasons and a 29-27 overall record since Jason Garrett took over as head coach midway through the 2010 season.
Astros OK with new rule for collisions at home plate

Astros OK with new rule for collisions at home plate

When Astros catcher Jason Castro was drilled at home plate by Matt Gamel, then with the Brewers, at the start of the 2012 season, it made the highlight reel of must-see collisions on mlb.com. Watch a video of the play here.

Caleb Johnston; Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

Dr. William Hobbs presented the Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week Award to Caleb Johnston of Robert E. Lee High School in Tyler. Caleb is a senior on the Lee basketball team. 

Phil Kuchinsky in Arizona; It's closing time at Spring Training

Spring training has just started and yet KETK's Phil Kuchinsky is talking about closing time. He's talking about who will be the closer this season for the Rangers. Joakim Soria was a set-up man last year.

Earl Campbell talks on Johnny Manziel

Earl Campbell was the #1 pick in the 1978 NFL Draft. The Tyler Rose was taken by the Houston Oilers. Now another Tyler native could be the top pick overall.
Manziel runs 4.68 in 40 at NFL combine; Bridgewater holds back

Manziel runs 4.68 in 40 at NFL combine; Bridgewater holds back

Johnny Manziel wasn’t as fast as first appeared Sunday at the NFL draft scouting combine.
Openly gay player Jason Collins signs with Brooklyn Nets

Openly gay player Jason Collins signs with Brooklyn Nets

Jason Collins became the first openly gay man in the NBA when he signed a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday.
'Jacks Outlast Demons in 70-68 Thriller

'Jacks Outlast Demons in 70-68 Thriller

Tied 68-68 in the waning seconds, junior Jacob Parker stole a Northwestern State pass and sealed the 22nd-straight victory for the Stephen F.
Michael Sam looks forward to time when football, not sexuality, is the main topic

Michael Sam looks forward to time when football, not sexuality, is the main topic

There's Michael Sam, the football player. And Michael Sam, the man who could soon become the National Football League's first openly gay player.

Earl Campbell speaks on Charlie Strong

Earl Campell won a state championship at John Tyler. The Tyler Rose won the Heisman Trophy at Texas. Campbell is in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Phil Kuchinsky in Arizona; Around the horn with the Rangers

Let's talk for a second about this Texas Rangers infield. You start at third base. You've got Adrian Beltre, multiple All-Star selections, multiple gold gloves.
One Direction concert alters Cowboys’ preseason schedule

One Direction concert alters Cowboys’ preseason schedule

One Direction has thrown a wrench into the Dallas Cowboys’ training camp plans. The English-Irish boy band will perform at AT&T Stadium on Aug.
Porter says Astros’ defensive drills need improvement

Porter says Astros’ defensive drills need improvement

Astros manager Bo Porter didn’t have his team shake hands for a second straight day on Saturday because he felt the team wasn’t performing well in practice.
Former Ranger outfielder, Nelson Cruz, heading to the northeast

Former Ranger outfielder, Nelson Cruz, heading to the northeast

According to Major League Baseball, a former Rangers' slugger is heading to the northeast. Nelson Cruz is set to sign a one-year, $8 million deal with the Baltimore Orioles.