Posts Tagged Texas

Raiders WR Streater bounces back from concussion

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders wide receiver Rod Streater made a quick recovery from the concussion he suffered early in training camp and is expected to be cleared for full contact for Thursday’s practice.

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Rangers RF Rios leaves after getting hit on quad

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Right fielder Alex Rios has left the Texas Rangers game after getting hit by a pitch on the left quad.

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Hammel fails again for Athletics in loss to Astros

Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Jason Hammel throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — In the first inning against Houston, Jason Hammel picked up right where he left off since coming to the Oakland Athletics.

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State panel delays vote on Astrodome designation

HOUSTON (AP) — A state historical panel on Wednesday delayed action on a proposal that would have given the Houston Astrodome extra protection from the wrecking ball, a move intended to give local officials more time to evaluate potential uses for the iconic structure.

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Correction: Exxon Mobil-Gay Rights story

IRVING, Texas (AP) — In a story July 22 about new federal anti-discrimination rules, The Associated Press reported erroneously the value of Exxon Mobil Corp. shares held by investors who supported amending the company’s equal employment opportunity statement. The New York state comptroller said the investors’ shares are worth about $51.4 billion, not $41.5 billion.

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