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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

At 103, 'Hurricane' Hawkins takes titles at US Senior Games

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — At 103, Julia "Hurricane" Hawkins has cemented her title as the oldest woman to compete on an American track after finishing the 50- and 100-meter dashes at the National Senior Games in New Mexico, event organizers say.

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Press isn't dwelling on past miss against Sweden

LE HAVRE, France (AP) — A devastating missed penalty kick by Christian Press in a loss at the Olympics could have been the lowest point of her career. Instead, it was a motivator and defining moment for the American forward.

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Corbin pitches Nats past Phillies 6-2 in doubleheader opener

WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin struck out eight over seven strong innings and the Washington Nationals defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 6-2 Wednesday to begin a day-night doubleheader.

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Panthers sign second-round pick Greg Little

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers have signed second-round draft pick Greg Little to a four-year contact.

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Follow the money: Salary cap could spawn NHL trade frenzy

Matt Niskanen wasn't totally shocked when the Washington Capitals traded him to Philadelphia last week.

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Michigan bills add mandatory reporters after Nassar scandal

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Legislation advancing in Michigan would add athletic trainers and physical therapists to the state's list of mandatory reporters of child abuse and neglect in the wake of the Larry Nassar scandal.

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Man arrested in connection with death of soccer player Sala

LONDON (AP) — Police investigating the death of Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala arrested a man on Wednesday on suspicion of manslaughter.

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Reds rally for 2 in 9th, win 3-2 for rare sweep of Astros

CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel singled home the tying run with two outs in the ninth inning, and Jesse Winker followed with an RBI single Wednesday afternoon as the Cincinnati Reds rallied for a 3-2 victory and a rare sweep of the Houston Astros.

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Marseille forfeits $2M prize money in UEFA finance case

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Marseille must pay UEFA 2 million euros ($2.24 million) for breaking financial fair play rules monitoring spending on player transfers and wages.

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Report: Feds probe sale of coach's home to prospect's father

BOSTON (AP) — A federal grand jury is investigating the sale of the Harvard fencing coach's suburban Boston home for nearly double its assessed value to a man whose son was later admitted to the school and joined the team, according to a newspaper report.

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Louisville survives shaky 8th, 9th to beat Auburn 5-3 at CWS

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Wins are always hard to come by for Louisville at the College World Series, and this one was no different.

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Steinbrenner would consider boosting payroll to pursue title

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner would consider boosting payroll above the third luxury tax level in an effort to help New York win its first World Series in a decade.

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Yankees release Farquhar 14 months after dugout collapse

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees have released right-hander Danny Farquhar, ending the relief pitcher's comeback try with New York more than a year after he collapsed in the Chicago White Sox dugout because of a ruptured aneurysm and brain hemorrhage.

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Peterson, Cameron lead the way for Toledo

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Dustin Peterson homered and doubled twice, scoring a couple of runs while also driving home two as the Toledo Mud Hens beat the Lehigh Valley IronPigs 11-4 on Wednesday.

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Lefties Mickelson, Watson look to add to wins at Travelers

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Phil Mickelson joked Wednesday that TPC River Highlands is clearly a left-handed golf course.

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Williamson leads NZ to last-over win against South Africa

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Kane Williamson hit a six in the last over to reach his century and followed it up with a boundary to give New Zealand a four-wicket victory over South Africa with three balls to spare Wednesday, in the closest finish of the Cricket World Cup so far.

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