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August 1, 2014


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Bye, bye, Jarred: Creek grad Cosart sent to Marlins in 6-player deal

HOUSTON – Galveston County baseball fans who have made the short trip up Interstate 45 to watch Houston Astros starter Jarred Cosart take the mound at Minute Maid Park now will have to travel a lot farther to see the Clear Creek grad pitch after he was sent to the Miami Marlins in a six-player deal Thursday just before the MLB trade deadline.

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Friday 08/01/2014
Kovacevich medals at AAU Jr. Olympics
Posted: August 01, 2014

Friendswood boy, 11, wins gold, silver in Des Moines

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Hydrating key when running in summer
Posted: August 01, 2014

Now that August has arrived, it’s time to brace ourselves for running on some of the hottest days of the year.

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Inshore action is improving
Posted: August 01, 2014

The jetties were alive with action Thursday morning when my good friend Dr. Bob Rose and I fished the North Jetty.

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Thursday 07/31/2014
Hooking the Big 3: Some tips for fishing Galveston Bay for flounder, reds and trout
Posted: July 31, 2014

Daily News fishing correspondent Capt. Joe Kent gives tips to help newcomers to saltwater fishing get started on fishing for the Big 3 — flounder, redfish and trout.

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Yet another unusual catch
Posted: July 31, 2014

Most of this summer we have discussed the unusually hot action on migratory pelagic fish being caught close to the beach front and around the jetties. Well another unusual catch occurred Wednesday — a sailfish inside the South Jetty.

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Mustangs ready for 48 hours of tennis
Posted: July 31, 2014

Friendswood High School’s tennis team will host a tennis marathon fundraiser Aug. 15-17, starting and ending both days at 4 p.m.

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Wednesday 07/30/2014
Trout better, but not up to par
Posted: July 30, 2014

Recently, there have been some large trout reported; however, the quantities of smaller trout are not up to par with where they should be this time of year.

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Football coaches laugh, lament in preseason tradition
Updated: July 30, 2014 - 12:00 pm

LA MARQUE — Whether it’s the loss of key players or assistant coaches or entering a difficult new district, every high school head football coach runs into their fair share of headaches.

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