• Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Matt Shoemaker delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros, Friday, July 22, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    Shoemaker has good start but Angels fall to Astros 2-1

    HOUSTON (AP) — Matt Shoemaker had another good start for the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night.

  • Houston Astros starting pitcher Lance McCullers reacts after striking out Los Angeles Angels' Yunel Escobar to end the top of the eighth inning of a baseball game Friday, July 22, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    McCullers fans 10 to help Astros over Angels 2-1

    HOUSTON (AP) — Lance McCullers is finally feeling like himself on the mound after spending the first five weeks of the season on the disabled list with a sore shoulder.

  • US rig count up 15 this week to 462

    HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 15 this week to 462.

  • In this July 19, 2016 photo, Breaion King is overcome with emotion as she describes being pulled from her car and thrown to the ground by an Austin police officer during a traffic stop in 2015, during an interview at her attorney, Erica Grigg's office in Austin, Texas. Patrol car video publicly released Thursday, July 21, 2016, shows a white Austin, Texas, police officer violently throwing King to the ground during a traffic stop, followed by another white officer telling her black people have "violent tendencies" and whites are justifiably afraid. (Rodolfo Gonzalez/Austin American-Statesman via AP)

    Black Texas woman seeks unity as white officers investigated

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A black Texas teacher thrown to the ground by a white officer during a traffic stop, and then told by another white officer on the way to jail that blacks have “violent tendencies,” said Friday she is grateful the police chief has publicly apologized.

  • Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner speaks to the media during a press conference, Thursday, July 21, 2016, in Houston. Officials in Houston released video footage Thursday, taken from the body camera of one of the officers showing police officers shooting Braziel, who police said had been holding a gun while standing in a street. (Mark Mulligan/Houston Chronicle via AP)

    Houston police release videos from deadly shooting

    HOUSTON (AP) — Officials in Houston released video Thursday showing police officers shooting a black man who police said had been holding a gun while standing in a street.

  • In this Jan. 3, 2016, file photo, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) gestures during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, in Houston.  A person familiar with J.J. Watt's condition said the Houston Texans' star defensive end has had back surgery and will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list, Thursday, July 21, 2016.  (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File)

    AP Source: Texans star J.J. Watt has back surgery

    HOUSTON (AP) — A person familiar with J.J. Watt’s condition said the Houston Texans’ star defensive end has had back surgery and will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list.

  • In this Jan. 3, 2016, file photo, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) gestures during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, in Houston.  A person familiar with J.J. Watt's condition said the Houston Texans' star defensive end has had back surgery and will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list, Thursday, July 21, 2016.  (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File)

    AP Source: Texans star J.J. Watt has back surgery

    HOUSTON (AP) — A person familiar with J.J. Watt’s condition said the Houston Texans’ star defensive end has had back surgery and will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list.

  • Australia's Min Woo Lee discusses a putt on the eighth green with his caddie during the fourth day of the 69th U.S. Junior Amateur Golf Championship, Thursday, July 21, 2016  in Ooltewah, Tenn. (Robin A. Rudd/Chattanooga Times Free Press via AP) THE DAILY CITIZEN OUT; NOOGA.COM OUT; CLEVELAND DAILY BANNER OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

    Travis Vick reaches US Junior Amateur quarterfinals

    OOLTEWAH, Tenn. (AP) — Australia’s Fred Lee beat stroke-play medalist Travis Vick of Houston 2 and 1 on Thursday to advance to the U.S. Junior Amateur quarterfinals.

  • East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputies Natasha Stingley, right, and Minnie Ducksworth, left, bow their heads in prayer before releasing balloons at a noon vigil organized by municipal court workers in downtown Baton Rouge, La., Wednesday, July 20, 2016, in honor of recent slain and injured sheriff deputies and police. Several police officers and sheriff deputies were killed and wounded Sunday morning in a shooting near a gas station in Baton Rouge, less than two weeks after a black man was shot and killed by police here, sparking nightly protests across the city. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

    The Latest: Long line of mourners at visitation for Gerald

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the funerals of three officers killed in Baton Rouge (all times local):

  • Texas Sports Writers Association 4A all-state baseball team

    BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Abilene Wylie’s Mack Mueller is the player of the year on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 4A All-State Baseball Team.