Some schools show excitement, some play it casual, and some are simply hoping to be taken seriuously.
From Mike Trout to Yoan Moncada, here are the players their teams should decline to trade as Monday's deadline approaches.
Investigators have determined that the van in Sunday's fatal crash involving a Cowboys bus failed to yield the right-of-way from a stop sign and was struck by the motor coach.
Sean Lee did not take part in the offseason program as he recovered from a minor knee scope, but the Cowboys don't expect it to be an issue.
Different teams, same Adrian Beltre
Monday was the third time in his career that Beltre has had a multi-homer game that included a walk-off home run. He's the 10th player in MLB history to have at least three career multi-HR games that included a walk-off HR, but the first to do it with three different teams, the Elias Sports Bureau reports.
AL teams win in style on Monday
The Rangers, Orioles and White Sox all won courtesy of some late-game heroics. Things were straightforward for Texas and Chicago, while Baltimore walked off on a fielding error by Colorado's pitcher in the 10th inning.
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Adrian Beltre comes up clutch yet again
Beltre's walk-off homer against the Athletics on Monday was the ninth of his 19-year career. The blast off Ryan Madson traveled 422 feet, per ESPN's Home Run Tracker.
Monday's longest home runs
Padres rookie Alex Dickerson led the way on Monday with a 452-foot blast that extended San Diego's streak of consecutive games with a home run to 23. Two Brewers also went deep, while Adrian Beltre's long ball sent the Rangers home happy.
The Cowboys want to get back to the formula that worked so well in 2014, with top pick Ezekiel Elliott leading the charge.
Right-hander Andrew Cashner could be the next prominent player traded away by the Padres.
Texas once again will take its best shot at a Fighting Irish team that badly beat up the Longhorns last season.
The Rangers are reportedly interested in Phillies right-hander Vince Velasquez, who is under club control through the 2021 season.
As Dallas opens training camp on Saturday, two of its most important voices will belong to head trainer Jim Maurer and associate trainer Britt Brown.
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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