Adrian Beltre hit his second home run of the game with two outs in the ninth inning, a two-run shot that rallied the Texas Rangers past the Oakland Athletics 7-6 on Monday night.
A woman who said she was raped by two Oregon State football players and two other men in 1998 has shared her story with the Baylor football team.
Lineup: Rangers (57-42) vs. Athletics (45-54)
- 1. Jurickson Profar, 2B (S)
- 2. Nomar Mazara, RF (L)
- 3. Ian Desmond, CF (R)
- 4. Adrian Beltre, 3B (R)
- 5. Rougned Odor, DH (L)
- 6. Elvis Andrus, SS (R)
- 7. Mitch Moreland, 1B (L)
- 8. Bobby Wilson, C (R)
- 9. Delino DeShields, LF (R)
- SP: Martin Perez, LHP Daily notes
Most 700-yard games last season
Will Baylor's offense slow down without former coach Art Briles on the sidelines? Last season, the Bears totaled 700 or more yards in an FBS-best five games.
Baylor's fallout continues
QB Jarrett Stidham added to the fallout at Baylor on Monday after he made his transfer official. The school granted Stidham a release, he confirmed to ESPN.
Rangers slugger Prince Fielder is expected to have a second neck surgery in three years, which will end his season and put his career in jeopardy.
It all rides on Romo
What's new? The Cowboys' wagon is again hitched to Tony Romo and his fragile collarbone. He's fully healthy entering training camp, but can he stay that way? Injury questions
Baylor officials have granted a release to former Bears quarterback Jarrett Stidham, he confirmed to ESPN.
Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer
Former Baylor QB Jarrett Stidham informed me he received his release from the school today. He'll have 3 seasons of eligibility elsewhere and be able to play again in 2017. After his impressive freshman year, he'll be one seriously coveted free agent.
The Texas Rangers are reportedly taking a long look at Kansas City Royals right-hander Edinson Volquez ahead of the trade deadline.
Rangers see small dip in ESPN rankings
The Rangers are playing bad baseball of late and are despearately seeking pitching upgrades on the trade market. Is their recent skid enough to drop them out of the top 10 in our rankings? Week 16 Power Rankings
The Dallas kicking game looks to be strong, but the punt-return unit is the biggest issue facing the Cowboys on special teams.
Since TCU and West Virginia joined the Big 12 in 2012, the conference is 12-17 in bowl games, a statistic the league's players say they must improve.
Rangers finally get back on track
Sunday marked the first time Texas has won back-to-back games since June 27-28, ESPN Stats & Info notes. The Rangers had lost 15 of their 19 previous games.
Who's next to join Hall of Fame?
Now that Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza have been officially inducted, it's time to turn our attention to the 2017 candidates. Will any of these sluggers make it to Cooperstown in their first year on the ballot?
Will Rangers pick from Rays starters?
Jim Bowden lists Texas as the most likely landing spot for left-hander Matt Moore or right-hander Jake Odorizzi. Bowden doubts that Tampa Bay will trade both. Top trade targets/best fits (Insider)
The Cowboys went 1-11 with backup quarterbacks starting in Tony Romo's absence last season, but did not add a notable veteran in free agency.
Jim Grobe's reported $1.25 million salary as Baylor interim coach ranks as the eighth-highest in the Big 12, ahead of Iowa State's Matt Campbell and Kansas' David Beaty.
USA basketball using practice to build chemistry
Take an all-access look as the USA basketball practices to become a stronger unit heading into the Olympics.
Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer
Does this sum up the insanity of a baseball season? The Rangers went 6 weeks without losing 2 in a row, then went almost 4 weeks without winning 2 in a row. Until yesterday.
Here are teams in each conference moving in the right direction and those which struggled this summer.
Cowboys tight end Jason Witten is entering his 14th year, but he acts like it is his first, always returning to the basics.
A Dallas Cowboys bus collided with a van on a highway in northwestern Arizona, killing four passangers in the van. The bus was not carrying any players, and no one on the bus was killed.