Updated: 10:58 PM - The Rattlers return eight starters on offense and seven on defense as they once again enter the season as a state title con-tender. Shelton Eppler returns at quarterback after a solid sophomore season, and has plenty of weapons to work with in tailback Derrion Randle and receivers Jerbrell Lipscomb, Baylor commit Trendavian Dickson, Nick Gurka, and Lamarquis Jefferson.
Posted: 08/05/2014 - The Brazos Valley Bombers (39-14) fell 5-1 to the second place Victoria Generals (35-22) Tuesday. The Generals went to work on offense quickly, scoring all five of their runs in the first three innings. Though the scoreboard wouldn’t reflect it, the Bombers held their own offensively as well, posting 10 total hits and seven walks.
Posted: 08/20/2014 - The San Francisco Giants became the first team since 1986 to win a protest filed with Major League Baseball, and will now get to resume a rain-shortened game the Chicago Cubs thought they had won. The game will resume Thursday at Wrigley with the Cubs leading 2-0 in the bottom of the fifth inning.