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TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Diaz sparks RockHounds in second-half opener

MIDLAND Edwin Diaz drove in three runs Tuesday as the Midland RockHounds opened the second half of the Texas League season with a 4-2 victory against the Springfield Cardinals at Security Bank Ballpark.

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Tuesday 06/18/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Diaz sparks RockHounds in second-half opener TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds honor all-stars at luncheon COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB makes Perry full-time assistant

Monday 06/17/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Fagalde thwarts RockHounds' bid for division title NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Vargas quickly fitting in with Sockers FC HIGH SCHOOL: Permian Basin athletes earn all-state honors

Sunday 06/16/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds take South Division race down to final day of first half

Saturday 06/15/2019

ARENA PRO SOCCER LEAGUE: Rumbleweeds fall to Wichita Falls NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC bounce back with victory over Fort Worth TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds win again, maintain division lead

Friday 06/14/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds blank Travelers to open series NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Vargas earns player of the week honors TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Seven RockHounds selected to Texas League All-Star Game ARENA PRO SOCCER LEAGUE: Carlile makes most of opportunity with Rumbleweeds JUNETEENTH: Tournament basketball games return to Woodson Park

Thursday 06/13/2019

NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC winning streak snapped JUNETEENTH: Danny R. Wright Basketball Tournament set to begin VOLLEYBALL: Juneteenth tournament to take place this week

Wednesday 06/12/2019

NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC returns home to face Denton HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Three area athletes earn all-state honors TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds use six-run surge to move past Springfield

Tuesday 06/11/2019

COLLEGE BASEBALL: Castillo, Melendez earn All-American honors BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU: Hantz adds to his success with recent first place finish

Monday 06/10/2019

BULL RIDING: Odessa's Jones finds renewed passion for riding after years away COLLEGE SOFTBALL: Cisneros, Duran earn All-American honors TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Heim, Finnegan promoted to Las Vegas

Sunday 06/09/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds sweep RoughRiders to jumble standings COLLEGE BASEBALL: Queen continues growth with Red Raiders COLLEGE BASEBALL: It's all a matter of timing for MLB Draft BULL RIDING: Teel shows why he's one of the world's best TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds push win streak to five, close gap on RoughRiders

Saturday 06/08/2019

GOLF: Hannah, Begnel pull away from field to capture Quarter Century Partnership title COLLEGE BASEBALL: Wild ninth gives Oklahoma State the victory TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds win on White's walk-off single

Friday 06/07/2019

COLLEGE BASEBALL: Red Raiders survive in Game 1 of Super Regional GOLF: Begnel, Hannah serve up low round to take Quarter Century Partnership lead

Thursday 06/06/2019

GOLF: Teams bunched at the top after first round of Quarter Century Partnership TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds take series opener from RoughRiders COLLEGE BASEBALL: Red Raiders prepared for series against familiar opponent GOLF: Roman, Seybert relish rare playing opportunities TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds win series finale with big 10th inning

Wednesday 06/05/2019

NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC to face Laredo on the road NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Watson focusing on what's ahead for Jackalopes TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds to face RoughRiders in home series GOLF: Quarter Century Partnership set to tee off

Tuesday 06/04/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds rally past Hooks HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Permian's Day selected to TGCA Legacy All-Star Team HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Odessa High's Pena makes more memories at Globe Life Park NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes draft eight new players

Neymar loses appeal against 3-game Champions League ban

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has rejected an appeal by Paris Saint-Germain against Neymar's three-match Champions League ban in a case that can now go to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

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Nikola Vlasic signs for CSKA Moscow on 5-year deal

MOSCOW (AP) — CSKA Moscow has signed attacking midfielder Nikola Vlasic from Everton after he spent last season on loan with the Russian club.

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Up to 70 Russian athletes could face doping charges

MOSCOW (AP) — The number of Russian athletes accused of receiving banned treatments from a doctor could rise to 70, the country's anti-doping agency said Wednesday.

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PSV Eindhoven draws Basel in Champions League qualifying

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Former European champion PSV Eindhoven has been drawn to face Basel in Champions League qualifying.

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Scholes fined $10,000 for breaching gambling rules

LONDON (AP) — Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes has been fined 8,000 pounds ($10,000) for breaching gambling rules by betting on games.

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NCAA champion Paul Jubb gets wild card for Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — NCAA tennis champion Paul Jubb has received a wild card to play at Wimbledon.

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Thomas 'all OK' after crash, set for Tour de France

BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Geraint Thomas says he is "all OK" after crashing in the Tour de Suisse cycling race and is optimistic about defending his Tour de France title next month.

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Bangladesh needs rare win over Australia to help semi hopes

NOTTINGHAM, England (AP) — Bangladesh doesn't have to knock off Australia on Thursday to reach the Cricket World Cup semifinals.

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LEADING OFF: Scherzer breaks nose, Judge nears return

A look at what's happening around the majors today:

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Angels play Toronto, look to build on Skaggs' strong showing

Los Angeles Angels (37-37, fourth in the AL West) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (26-47, fourth in the AL East)

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Dodgers take on the Giants after Kershaw's strong performance

San Francisco Giants (31-40, fifth in the NL West) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (49-25, first in the NL West)

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Gray, Rockies to face Greinke, Diamondbacks on Wednesday

Colorado Rockies (38-34, second in the NL West) vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (38-36, third in the NL West)

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New York takes 4-game win streak into matchup with Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay Rays (43-30, second in the AL East) vs. New York Yankees (45-27, first in the AL East)

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Detroit Tigers to visit the Pittsburgh Pirates

Detroit Tigers (26-43, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (32-40, fifth in the AL Central)

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Gibson scheduled to start as Minnesota hosts Boston

Boston Red Sox (40-35, third in the AL East) vs. Minnesota Twins (48-24, first in the AL Central)

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Miami visits St. Louis, aims to build on Yamamoto's solid showing

Miami Marlins (26-45, fifth in the NL East) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (37-35, third in the NL Central)

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