Whether it's pondering Moose McNuggets at the McDonald's in Norway or chasing Lance Armstrong up some mountaintop in France, Gil LeBreton has been entertaining Star-Telegram readers for nearly 30 years. He's covered 21 Super Bowls, 14 Olympic Games (summer and winter), saw Muhammad Ali box, Paul Newman drive a race car and Prince Albert try to steer a bobsled. Gil also once briefly held the WBC Junior Welterweight title belt -- he had to, because the guy he was interviewing, champ Bruce Curry, had to suddenly step into the men's room.
| |Saturday, Apr. 13, 2013
Was selling the title sponsorship of Saturday's race to the NRA a savvy marketing decision by Texas Motor Speedway? In the NASCAR vacuum, some may say so. But it was a callous one.
| |Wednesday, Apr. 10, 2013
ARLINGTON — After weeks of drama, Nolan remains on board as Texas Rangers CEO, saying he wants to bring a championship to Arlington.
| |Tuesday, Apr. 09, 2013
ARLINGTON — On a day when the Angels lost their ace, the Rangers' Tepesch responds with a standing ovation debut.
| |Sunday, Apr. 07, 2013
ARLINGTON — On a day when ace pitchers were rocked, Darvish and the Rangers outlasted Weaver to capture the series from the Angels.
| |Saturday, Apr. 06, 2013
ARLINGTON — The Angels’ homer outbreak is just the start of a season-long battle between the two AL West contenders.
| |Friday, Apr. 05, 2013
The tears gave way to jeers and, in time, to Derek Hollands poised pitching.
| |Thursday, Apr. 04, 2013
ARLINGTON — Silence today for Josh Hamilton? Don't do it. Its a senseless idea whose subtlety is certain to go straight over the simple Hamiltons curly head.
| |Tuesday, Apr. 02, 2013
The Japanese righty continues his dominating spring by nearly no-hitting the Astros.
| |Sunday, Mar. 31, 2013
Is there a new Face of the Franchise in the house? Absolutely. But you may have to look quickly. Shortstop Elvis Andrus contract expires after the 2014 season, and club wrecker/super agent Scott Boras seems poised to cash in.