Jeremy Crabtree RecruitingNation 

Another day, another player backs out of his pledge from Baylor. Saturday evening three-star safety Donovan Stiner tweeted he was no longer pledged to the Bears. This is the third recruit that has backed off a commitment to Baylor since Art Briles was fired Thursday. The Bears now have three commitments in the 2017 class, and two of those commitments are actively looking at other schools.

Jean-Jacques Taylor ESPN Staff Writer 

Yu Darvish wants his mom to know he's thinking about her.

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Darvish collects his third strikeout on a 96-mph fastball and finishes inning with only seven pitches.

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Adrian Beltre homers on the ninth pitch of his at-bat - a two-run blast - to give Yu Darvish a 3-0 first-inning lead.

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Prince Fielder gives Texas a 1-0 run, when he drives in a run with a groundout. The RBI is the 1,009th of his career, surpassing his dad, Cecil, who had 1,008.

Jean-Jacques Taylor ESPN Staff Writer 

Clearly, Darvish's fastball has been unaffected by Tommy John surgery. He threw 12 fastballs in the first inning: 94, 95, 93, 96, 96, 96, 98, 98, 95, 95, 95.

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Darvish notches his first strikeout, when Pittsburgh's Andrew McCutchen swings through a slider.

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Yu Darvish gives up a solid single up the middle on a 94-mph fastball to leadoff hitter John Jaso in his first start since Tommy John surgery.

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Spieth fires 65 to take 3rd-round lead at Colonial

Despite missing a lot of fairways and a few greens, Jordan Spieth shot a 5-under 65 to take the third-round lead Saturday at the Dean & Deluca Invitational in his home state of Texas.

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Los Jonrones de Jerez: Records e historia a puro palo

Nomar Mazara, Albert Pujols y George Springer en la voz del espectacular Ernesto Jerez. Mirar

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Bad luck a factor for Prince Fielder?

Fielder has suffered a massive OPS decline this season. However, the numbers suggest that he's still squaring up the ball. FiveThirtyEight measures just how much bad luck has played a role in Fielder's poor performance. Hitting hard, or into hard luck?


A welcome sight under center for Dallas

Tony Romo appears ready to go for 2016 after a pair of upper-body injuries last season limited him to four starts. It was the second time during Romo's time as Cowboys starter that injuries limited him to less than half a season.

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Baylor's KD Cannon, one of the Big 12's top returning wide receivers, posted the following on his Twitter account tonight to address rumors he could transfer: "BAYLOR IS MY HOME AND THATS WHERE I WILL STAY AND FINISH MY COLLEGE CAREER."

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Molder holding off Simpson, Spieth at Colonial

Bryce Molder is holding off Webb Simpson and Jordan Spieth but still has three holes to play in the second round of the Colonial, where thunderstorms interrupted action early.

Jeremy Crabtree RecruitingNation 

Baylor lost its second commitment since Art Briles was fired when Houston (Texas) Bellaire lineman Jayden Peevy backed off his pledge Friday night. The Bears are now down to four pledges in the 2017 class, and two of those commits are actively looking around at other schools.

Jean-Jacques Taylor ESPN Staff Writer 

Jurickson Profar will lead off and play second base for the Rangers jn place of Rougned Odor, who begins his seven-game suspension today for nailing Toronto's Jose Bautista in the jaw with a perfect right hand.

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The Rangers have placed deposed closer Shawn Tolleson on the MLB Family Medical Emergency List . He can stay on the family medical emergency list for a minimum of 3 days to a maximum of 7 days. Tolleson is 0-2 with a 10.13 ERA in 20 games for the Rangers this season.