A couple East Texas natives were drafted on Suday during the final rounds of the MLB draft.
Jason Jester has played for Hallsville high school, Tyler Junior College, the East Texas Pump Jacks and Texas A&M.
Horse racing fans are no strangers to betting.
But many of them are apparently making an unusual bet this weekend, planning to not cash in a winning ticket if California Chrome becomes the first Triple Crown winner since 1978.
Signing outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney – the first overall pick in last month’s draft – to a $22.272 million, fully guaranteed contract on Friday means guard Xavier Su’a-Filo is the only unsigned Texans draft choice