AMARILLO, Texas – Florida native Charlie Welch smashed his third home run in four games for the Texarkana, but the Twins lost for the fifth time to the Amarillo Sod Dogs, 7-3.
By JOE REEDY, the Associated Press Many familiar pregame sights won’t be back when baseball and the NBA return later this month. Managers won’t exchange lineup cards at home plate and basketball lineup introductions won’t feature special […]
By DAVID BRANDT PHOENIX (AP) — Robbie Ray already knew 2020 would be a big season for his financial future because it’s his last one before becoming a free agent. Now the Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander […]
By SCHUYLER DIXON, the Associated Press The NFL’s version of a stay-at-home order is interrupting the fading but still time-honored tradition of teams traveling for training camp. The pandemic forced the league to tell clubs […]
AMARILLO, Texas – Texarkana’s pitching appears to have no answers to slowing down the Amarillo Sod Dogs’ hot bats.
By CHARLES ODUM, the Associated Press As baseball nears the two-week countdown to the start of its delayed season, the coronavirus pandemic continues to keep more players off the field. The latest big name to […]
By STEPHEN WHYNO WASHINGTON (AP) — Baseball’s two World Series finalists canceled workouts because of coronavirus testing delays. The Washington Nationals and Houston Astros called off training camp practices Monday after not receiving test results […]
By JILL COLVIN and JENNA FRYER WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is blasting NASCAR for banning the Confederate flag. He is wrongly accusing Black driver Bubba Wallace of perpetrating “a hoax” involving a rope […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is criticizing two sports teams that are considering name changes in the wake of a national reckoning over racial injustice and inequality. Trump tweeted Monday that, “They name teams […]
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Texas Rangers slugger Joey Gallo has tested positive for COVID-19, though the team said the All-Star right fielder is asymptomatic. General manager Jon Daniels said Monday that Gallo is isolated at […]
Tulsa pitchers struck out 19 for the second time in five games Sunday night at George Dobson Field.
By STEPHEN WHYNO, the Associated Press Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly says the NHL and NHL Players’ Association have agreed on protocols to resume the season but are still negotiating an extension of the collective bargaining […]
Some might say Texarkana’s first win of the season was ugly, but don’t include Twins’ manager Brandon Schmidt.
By BRETT MARTEL NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The resumption of the NBA season during the coronavirus pandemic is making mental health a priority. Pelicans general manager David Griffin says it is “critical” and that New […]
By ROB MAADDI, the Associated Press A person familiar with the discussions has told The Associated Press the NFL plans to consider the NFL Players Association’s recommendation to cancel the preseason though the league prefers […]
By CHARLES ODUM ATLANTA (AP) — With teams in two pro sports taking a second look at names deemed offensive to Native Americans, the Atlanta Braves are giving no indication they are willing to consider […]
By ANNE M. PETERSON, the Associated Press The MLS is Back tournament match between FC Dallas and the Vancouver Whitecaps has been postponed after numerous positive tests for the coronavirus. The game was originally set […]