Texas Rangers left-hander Martin Perez has tired of the long-held belief that he is easily rattled when things go askew when he's on the mound. Perez, who starts Sunday's finale against the Mariners, said he has grown up.
At the National Cutting Horse Association Super Stakes, Phil Rapp of Weatherford advanced to this weekend’s 4-year-old open division finals after turning in a remarkable semifinal round score of 221.5 aboard a horse he had never ridden before the Super Stakes began.
Former Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy is set to makes his MMA debut on June 12th as part of UFC’s fighter-search show Dana White’s Contender Series. Dallas released the controversial lineman in 2016.
The Rangers and Mariners Saturday night game has been delayed by heaving rains. The original 7:05 p.m. start has been pushed back to at least 8 p.m., or about and hour after the tarp is pulled from the field at Globe Life Park.
The TCU baseball team lost against to Baylor and dropped to below .500 in the Big 12 standings. The last time TCU finished below .500 in the conference standings was in 2000 when the Frogs finished 12-18 in the Western Athletic Conference.
The Texas Rangers took a one-run lead into the eighth inning Friday night, but their bullpen yielded five runs in the final two innings in a 6-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners. Despite the hiccup, the relievers have had a good season so far.
Rangers' center fielder Delino DeShields was 2 for 3 Friday night for Double-A Frisco. He's 3 for 6 in two games. He hopes to rejoin the Rangers in Arlington on Saturday. DeShields has been out since breaking a bone in his left hand on March 30.
Three runs in the fifth inning and eighth inning by Georgia Southern baseball's offense helped lead the Eagles past the UT Arlington Mavericks. The UTA Mavs have now lost two in a row after having their three-game winning streak snapped by TCU on Tuesday.