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Carter hits 3-run HR in 9th, Astros top Yanks 7-4

Posted: 08/19/2014 - Chris Carter snapped a ninth-inning tie with a colossal three-run homer, extending his second-half power surge and sending the Houston Astros to a 7-4 victory over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night.

Chicago beats Pearland, Texas, 6-1 in LLWS

Posted: 08/19/2014 - Joshua Houston struck out five in five innings, and Chicago's Jackie Robinson West beat Pearland, Texas, 6-1, in an elimination game in the Little League World Series on Tuesday night.

Manziel Struggles in Browns' Loss to Redskins

Updated: 08/19/2014 - Johnny Manziel struggled to hit open receivers and added another gesture to his repertoire - a middle finger apparently aimed at the opponents' bench - in the Cleveland Browns' 24-23 loss to the Washington Redskins on Monday night.

Cowboys facing uncertainty with shaky defense

Posted: 08/18/2014 - The Dallas defense is still missing starters halfway through the preseason and will lose cornerback Orlando Scandrick for the first four games of the regular season because of a drug suspension.

Chris Carter Named A.L. Player of the Week

Posted: 08/18/2014 - Major League Baseball announced this afternoon that Houston Astros infielder/outfielder Chris Carter has been named the American League Player of the Week for the week of Aug. 11-17.

Rangers Rally for 2 Runs in 9th, Beat Angels

Updated: 08/18/2014 - Adam Rosales and Mike Carp hit RBI singles in the ninth inning off Angels closer Huston Street, rallying the Texas Rangers over Los Angeles 3-2 Sunday.

Gordon Races to First Win at Michigan Since 2001

Updated: 08/18/2014 - Jeff Gordon raced to his third NASCAR Sprint Cup victory of the year, holding off Kevin Harvick on Sunday for his first win at Michigan International Speedway since 2001.

Altuve's Slam Lifts Astros Over Red Sox

Updated: 08/18/2014 - Jose Altuve hit his first grand slam after Boston shortstop Xander Bogaerts made a mental gaffe on a play that would have ended an inning Sunday, carrying the Houston Astros to an 8-1 victory over the Red Sox.

Clowney makes impact in Texans' 32-7 win

Posted: 08/16/2014 - Jadeveon Clowney made big hits behind the line on consecutive plays and Ryan Fitzpatrick threw a touchdown pass to DeVier Posey in the Houston Texans' 32-7 win over the Atlanta Falcons on Saturday night.

O'Brien Impressed by Texans Rookies

Updated: 08/18/2014 - Texans coach Bill O'Brien is in no hurry to rush his starters back for preseason games. That's giving rookies ample time to impress and many did Saturday night in a 32-7 victory over Atlanta.

Romo back, Ravens top Cowboys 37-30 in preseason

Posted: 08/16/2014 - Deonte Thompson returned a kickoff 108 yards for a score after Dallas' Tony Romo threw a touchdown pass in his first game since back surgery last season, and Joe Flacco led three scoring drives in Baltimore's 37-30 preseason victory over the Cowboys on Saturday night.

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