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Mineola's Adam Moore back in MLB

The Kansas City Royals have placed starting catcher Salvador Perez on the bereavement list, and have called up Adam Moore. The  former Mineola Yellow Jacket was hitting .190 with 5 HR in AAA Omaha.

Tony Kanaan wins Indy 500

With a daring move in the last few laps, Tony Kanaan of Brazil passed American Ryan Hunter-Reay and won the 97th Indianapolis 500 under a yellow caution flag.

Tyler Lee's Burch Smith sent back to minors

After three rough starts, pitcher Burch Smith was optioned to Triple-A Tucson. The Tyler Lee Red Raider made three starts for the San Diego Padres, allowing 15 earned runs in 7.1 innings of work.

Teddy Williams camp returns in June

Former John Tyler Lion Teddy Williams will be holding his free speed and agility camp at All Saints Episcopal School on June 29th.

So why the big secret about Romo's cyst? Because it wouldn't help the team to tell anybody

Mac Engel writes for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Here's the latest from the Big Mac Blog.

Mavericks are preparing hot pursuit of free agent Dwight Howard

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram covers the Mavericks. The Mavs will try to win the Dwight Howard sweepstakes.

Rangers send down Burns, call up Wolf

The Texas Rangers announced prior to today’s game that the club has purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Ross Wolf (#55) from Triple-A Round Rock.

National writer rips Houston as Super Bowl pick

It took all of 10 minutes before we saw the first national writer blast the NFL’s decision to give Houston Super Bowl LI in 2017.

Copeland introduced as UT-Tyler men's basketball coach

Jamon Copeland has been named the third head coach of The University of Texas at Tyler men’s basketball program, Dr. Howard Patterson, vice president for student affairs and director of athletics, has announced.

Spurs 105, Grizzlies 83: Fiesta de triples

Not in 193 games, dating back to March of 2011, had the Grizzlies given up 14 3-pointers.