PETA calls on Austin Bold FC to cancel farm animal promotion; team says nay

Posted On: 2019-04-16 05:31:02

Austin Bold FC is moving ahead with plans for “Farmer in the Del Valle Night,” shrugging off concerns raised by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.In a tweet Monday afternoon, PETA called on the Bold to cancel the promotion, which encourages fans to bring farm animals to the match Wednesday against Phoenix Rising FC. The team is offering free admission to anybody who shows up with one or more of the following: chicks, ducks, geese, goats, cows, pigs, turkeys, [...]

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Maxine Valdez helps Hays to series sweep in softball playoff opener

Posted On: 2019-04-16 05:31:02

HAYS COUNTY - San Antonio East Central’s Lordes Bacon led off Friday’s second game of a Class 6A Region IV bidistrict series against Hays with a bunt single before scoring on a two-out wild pitch by the Rebels' senior ace, Maxine Valdez.It was exactl...

André Lima scores twice, 10-man Austin Bold beats Real Monarchs 3-2

Posted On: 2019-04-16 05:31:02

A flurry of first-half goals brought excitement, and a red card added some drama to a 3-2 win for Austin Bold FC over Real Monarchs SLC on Friday at Circuit of the Americas.André Lima scored twice and Sean McFarlane added the other as the Bold double...

Warriors prepare for rested Harden, Houston in West rematch

Posted On: 2019-04-16 05:31:02

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After outlasting the no-name Los Angeles Clippers in six games, the Golden State Warriors have a superstar on their hands next. James Harden and the Houston Rockets in a rematch of last year's Western Conference finals. That's whe...

Bohls: Astros are in a funk, but history says not for long

Posted On: 2019-04-16 05:31:02

HOUSTON — After winning a World Series and finishing in the Final Four the last two baseball seasons, Houston approached the 2019 season with a mad on.The "Take It Back" motto screams from the banners and signs plastered all over Minute Maid Park alm...

Express fall to New Orleans at home

Posted On: 2019-04-16 05:31:02

The Round Rock Express trailed by five runs before scoring and eventually fell 5-2 to the New Orleans Baby Cakes on Friday at Dell Diamond.Kyle Keller picked up his first win, pitching three innings of relief while allowing no runs on no hits.Monte H...

Indians' Trevor Bauer taunts Astros' Alex Bregman

Posted On: 2019-04-16 05:31:02

Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer added another chapter to his Twitter feud with the Astros' Alex Bregman.

Voit homers, drives in 3 to power Yankees past Giants, 7-3

Posted On: 2019-04-16 05:31:02

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Luke Voit homered and had three hits and three RBIs, DJ LeMahieu also had three hits and scored three runs, and the injury-depleted New York Yankees beat the San Francisco Giants 7-3 on Friday night. Despite having a major leagu...

Anderson homers as White Sox top Tigers 12-11

Posted On: 2019-04-16 05:31:02

CHICAGO (AP) — Tim Anderson atoned for a baserunning mistake with another memorable moment in what is beginning to look like a breakout season for the young shortstop. Anderson helped turn José Abreu's three-run homer into a two-run single when he t...

Dodgers homer in record 33 straight home games, beat Pirates

Posted On: 2019-04-16 05:31:02

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger's one mighty swing of the bat was loaded with historical significance. Bellinger hit a two-run homer in the first inning and the Dodgers set a major league record with homers in 33 consecutive home games in a 6-2 wi...

Flores helps Diamondbacks beat Cubs 8-3 for 5th straight win

Posted On: 2019-04-16 05:31:02

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks are rolling along quite nicely. Wilmer Flores and Adam Jones led the way Friday night. Flores drove in three runs, helping Arizona beat the Chicago Cubs 8-3 for its season-high fifth straight victory. Jones ad...

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