Sunday, August 21
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A and M football player Josh Walker has been arrested on charges of assault causing bodily injury to a family member and interfering with an emergency request for assistance. The Brazos County sheriff's office said Saturday the 20-year-old junior linebacker from Gilmer in East Texas was booked into the jail Friday night. Bond was not immediately set. The Texas A and M athletic department tells the Houston Chronicle (http://bit.ly/2bK1ooW ) Walker immediately was suspended from the football team.
HOUSTON (AP) — Brock Osweiler threw a touchdown pass and led the starting offense to three first-half scores in a 16-9 victory over the New Orleans Saints Saturday night. The Texans shut out the Saints until late in the third quarter as both the first and second-team units handled New Orleans' porous pass protection and forced two turnovers.
SANDY, Utah (AP) — Jamison Olave scored in the 78th minute, Nick Rimando had his fourth shutout of the season and Real Salt Lake beat FC Dallas 1-0 Saturday night. FC Dallas had its four-game unbeaten streak snapped.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Jason Castro homered and drove in four runs to help the Houston Astros notch their second straight blowout victory over the struggling Baltimore Orioles, 12-2 Saturday night. Alex Bregman and George Springer also homered for the Astros, who defeated Baltimore 15-8 one night earlier to snap a five-game losing streak.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Va. (AP) — Victor Lizarraga pitched a complete game, Ali Camarillo went 2 for 3 with a triple and Chula Vista, California beat San Antonio, Texas 5-0 in the Little League World Series Saturday night. Dominic Tellis allowed five runs, three earned, on four hits over five innings for San Antonio.