Don't underestimate the academic profile of New Orleans-based Tulane as an expansion school in the minds of the Big 12's presidents and chancellors.
Eric Karabell discusses the recent promotion and opportunity for Joey Gallo, plus James Shields, Trea Turner and more from Tuesday.
The Cowboys have very little experience among their pass-rushers, and that situation was made worse by Randy Gregory's suspension.
Several Tampa Bay Rays starters are drawing interest, and Matt Moore might be the most likely to find a new home.
Dez Bryant has no doubt he will once again be one of the NFL's top receivers, but he needs the work in practice this summer.
Brandon Carr is out to prove himself
The veteran CB took a serious pay cut this offseason, but that doesn't mean he was happy to do so. His 2016 salary was slashed by nearly $5 million, though he can earn back $500,000 in incentives. Unhappy with contracts
Welcome back, Joey Gallo
Gallo announced his return to the majors with a bang, launching a 450-foot homer to left-center against the Athletics on Tuesday. The blast was the longest by a Ranger at home this season, per ESPN's Home Run Tracker.
Tuesday's longest home runs
For the second straight day, Padres rookie Alex Dickerson paced the competition, this time launching a 467-foot blast at Rogers Centre. Meanwhile, Joey Gallo made his presence in the majors known with a 450-foot homer vs. the A's.
They say every AD has a list of coordinators they'd talk with should their coach leave or be fired. Well, here's the list of the 12 coaches who are most likely on those wish lists.
Barnes cheered at now-former home
Warriors fans provided a warm greeting on Tuesday night for Harrison Barnes, who signed with the Mavericks in the aftermath of the Kevin Durant deal. Barnes had seven points and three rebounds playing 17 minutes during Team USA's 107-57 rout of China at Oracle Arena. Box score
The Big 12 survived trying times five years ago, with numerous schools departing. Here are several keys for the Big 12's health as it plans to expand.
The pass rusher's longer drug suspension won't have the impact on the Dallas season that the passer does, as Tony Romo returns from injury.
The QB and receiver hooked up for one mutually beneficial season in college, and now they're looking to resuscitate their NFL careers in Cleveland.
Sonny Gray had a season-high eight strikeouts and overcame one volatile inning, Josh Reddick drove in three runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 6-3 on Tuesday night.
Lineup: Rangers (58-42) vs. Athletics (45-55)
- 1. Jurickson Profar, SS (S)
- 2. Nomar Mazara, RF (L)
- 3. Ian Desmond, CF (R)
- 4. Adrian Beltre, 3B (R)
- 5. Rougned Odor, 2B (L)
- 6. Joey Gallo, 1B (L)
- 7. Ryan Rua, LF (R)
- 8. Mitch Moreland, DH (L)
- 9. Robinson Chirinos, C (R)
- SP: Nick Martinez, RHP Daily notes
Right-hander Andrew Cashner could be the next prominent player traded away by the Padres.
The Rangers recalled top prospect Joey Gallo from Triple-A Round Rock on Tuesday and right-hander Nick Martinez.
Both the Orioles and Rangers had scouts in attendance at Monday night's Phillies-Marlins game to watch Jeremy Hellickson, Jerry Crasnick reports.
Texas defense was historically bad
The Longhorns' 453 yards per game allowed on defense last season were the most in the history of the program.
Will Baylor's offense miss a beat?
QB Seth Russell and two 1,000-yard rushers return to Baylor, but former coach Art Briles is gone. The Bears led the FBS in YPG, PPG and rushing YPG last season.
Cowboys' suspension woes are growing
Three members of Dallas' defense were already set to miss 18 combined games to suspension this season prior to the news that Randy Gregory is facing further punishment.