Posts Tagged Texas

McHugh Ks 11 in Astros’ 6-1 win over Athletics

Houston Astros' Luis Valbuena, right, points to the stands after crossing the plate on a solo home run as Oakland Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt looks to the mound in the seventh inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Astros starter Collin McHugh pumped his fists and cheered as he walked off the field.

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Texas freshman QB Jerrod Heard making progress

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas redshirt freshman Jerrod Heard is making progress in the quarterback competition with returning starter Tyrone Swoopes.

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Alvarado, Morris get 1st US starts against Mexico

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Defender Ventura Alvarado and forward Jordan Morris are getting their first starts with the U.S. national team and center back Omar Gonzalez is in the starting lineup for the first time since last summer’s World Cup.

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Ranaudo struggles in Rangers’ 10-2 loss to Angels

Texas Rangers' Anthony Ranaudo delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Anthony Ranaudo got his first start with the Texas Rangers, and after a short outing he is already headed back to the minor leagues.

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Going after the A-list: Businesses pursue celebrity clients

In this June 30, 2013 file photo, R. Kelly performs onstage at the BET Awards at the Nokia Theatre  in Los Angeles. The owners of 5001 Flavors knew when they started the company 23 years ago they wanted to sell custom-made clothes to rap and R&B musicians. They sought out artists and record company executives at parties and music industry events. They looked in particular for up-and-coming artists. Now musicians like R. Kelly and Kid Rock are among their fans. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a dream for many small business owners: A-list celebrity clients.

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