The Texas A&M football team’s defense took another hit yesterday when Defensive End Gavin Stansbury left the team for personal reasons. Stansbury was arrested on an assault charge in Harris County in April. Stansbury started 10 games for the Aggies last season and is the third defensive starter to leave the team this summer.
The Houston Astros are in Oakland tonight to begin a three game series against the A’s. The A’s are in first place in the American League West while the Astros are in fourth place 20 games behind and one game in front of the Texas Rangers.
The last place Rangers picked up a win on the road in New York last night. The Rangers beat the Yankees by a final score of 4 to 2. The Rangers and Yankees will play again tonight in New York.
And, former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel may start the season on the bench, but the NFL yesterday announced his number 2 Cleveland Browns jersey is the best-selling jersey in the nation this summer. Manziel jerseys outsold those offered for Seattle’s Russell Wilson, San Francisco’s Colin Kapernick and Denver’s Peyton Manning. Manziel will begin training camp with the Browns tomorrow.