HOUSTON (AP) - Jose Altuve (al-TOO'-vay) had three hits to give him 209 this season and drove in two runs to lead the Houston Astros to a 3-1 win over the Cleveland Indians last night. The major league hits leader is just one hit shy of tying the franchise record of 210. Houston starter Collin McHugh allowed five hits and one run in 6 2-3 innings.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - The University of Arkansas game against Texas A&M will be broadcast by CBS. UA says the Southeastern Conference has announced the television plans. Arkansas and Texas A&M will play September 27th in Arlington, Texas.
(AP) - TCU, West Virginia and Iowa State weren't expected to do much in the Big 12 this season. Last weekend's performances might change that perception. The Horned Frogs, Mountaineers and Cyclones each beat a fellow power conference team on Saturday. The teams picked 7th, 8th and 9th in the preseason poll respectively had three of the Big 12's four wins over power five teams.
CONROE, Texas (AP) - Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson's first court appearance in Texas on a child abuse charge has been delayed until October. Peterson has been indicted on a charge of reckless or negligent injury to a child and faces up to two years in prison and a $10,000 fine if found guilty. He says he never intended to harm his 4-year-old son by spanking him with a wooden switch.
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