An ESPN story accuses Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott of automatically autographing some football trading cards. It smacks of grandstanding on the part of the authenticity-challenged sports memorabilia industry.
In baseball, a disappointing start to the season often is punctuated by firing the pitching or hitting coach. That would be the wrong thing to do with Texas’ Doug Brocail, who clearly appears to have the support of Rangers pitchers.
LSU football coach Ed Orgeron’s pledge to protect Louisiana from out-of-state recruiters has him at odds with Texas satellite camps and with TCU, which has a commitment from four-star recruit Justin Rogers.
Catcher Evan Skoug’s two-run home run in the eighth inning carried the TCU Horned Frogs to a 3-2 victory over Missouri State in the NCAA Super Regional, overcoming an outstanding 132-pitch effort by the Bears’ Dylan Coleman.
It was supposed to be one of the tournament’s toughest regionals, but the TCU Horned Frogs ended up sweeping the field, despite rain delays, postponements and contests that lingered long into the night.