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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 21, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas 2B | Saturday, July 2, 2011 | herald-zeitung.com Choi ties course record and takes lead at AT&T ► HOUSTON ASTROS Astros buyer moves on from discrimination case NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) It seeing tin 1 pi » drop tor birdie were not enough, K ! < hoi notu (*d his g.illrn growing «ind getting tnore e\( iting tor him f ruin tit Arommink in the AT& i Njtion.il. \\ i i five birdie^ o\er his last six holes ( hoi had <i h-i ler (>4 . id built a two shot ie.id over ( (iris Rile\ .inii»ng the «\irl\ starters. It mate hed the lowest st or« 1 in the two sr.irs the \T<\ I National has ! *n played at Artmimmk Another da\ ot brilliant weather did ver\ little to ea e the scoring c onditions on this ( lassie course in the Philadelphia suburbs ( hoi simpk made it lo< »k eas\ at lie end of the round b\ keeping it in the tairwa\ and giving himst-lt good looks at birdie Three ot his birdie putts v\ <>re from about 10 tee* or longer, and he ( iosed <»ut his r<»und with a wedge into I •> me h (>s tor one last birdie ('hoi, alread\ ha\ mg a big year with his win at The Players Championship, was at 7-under 1 * * going into the weekend. He won the inaugural AT&T National in 2007 when it was played at ( ongressional, so the c alendar might be more relevant than the course when it comes to his g(K)d play at this event. Rilev also relied on his putter as he often does, running off three straight birdies late i his round for a 6f> ( hoi had some separation w ith Ins big finish, although so mam others were verv mu< h in the mix. ( tries Howell III birdied his last hole after bat k-to-bat k bogey si for an< >ther i>8 that left him at 4-under 1 W) Brvt e Moldor who had a t hant e to win List week at Hartford until < losing w ith an even par 70, hi given himself another i ham e on a tougher t (mrse He had a ()7 anti alsii was at 1 Wi. Crane Fd & Patties Tick of the Week!! (ireat home in great neighborhood. Beautifully kept 3BR/2BA/2 Car Garage. ( 'ustom Built. Lots of upgrades. S139,900 htl & Pattie Campbell //>< itgents u ho reti ih <r»-Call l’attic: 830-456-5269 ( all I d: 830 156-5264 COUMIMll BANISjSR □ ( I 'i I''A ( I i |W\r ! li I ) \\\ 1 1 VKI’I H Ri I inks s N|(,l |\ M MW lilt-M IS 830-608-5400 By Krtstle RWten AP Sports Writer HOUSTON Businessman Jim Crane has stayed exit of the sf*>t-light since the announc e-ment that his investment group had reac hed a deal tt) buy the Houston Astros for $(>80 million. As he awaits wort I tin approva I from Major I e a g u e Baseball, Crane says an almost decade-old dist rimina-tion settlement involving his < om-pam shouldn't factor into the de< ision. In Octc >c*r 2001, Crane s former t ompany, Eagle Global Logistic s, agreed to a $ ( ) million settlement of a lawsuit that alleged race, sex and age discrimination against employees and job applicants. It in< lud-ed $8 S million in bat k pay and damages and a $500,000 fund to train women and minorities tor leadership |obs at the company. The Equal 1 mployment Opportunity ( ommission alleged at the time that EG1 had improperly tailed or refused to promote or even find jobs for lilac ks, I lispanic s and women. The 1 EEOC also alleged that those three groups were paid less than whites and subjet I to disparate disc ipline and a hostile working env ire »nment ( rane left ECU , an intern.itionaI freight c <>m-panv, in 2007 and rounded ( rane \\ orldw ide 11»gistit s t e next year. At the* time of the settlement, he desc ribed it as a commitment to a work environment free of dis! rimi-nation. In 2005, nearK $(> mil- Ybur Water Supply is what matters. Current Water Restriction Status: Stage2 NBU customers are now allowed to use a sprinkler or irrigation system one day per week based on the last digit of your address: 0 or 1 Monday 2 or 3 Tuesday 4 or 5 Wednesday 6 or 7 Thursday 8 or 9 Friday Everyf )ne is aske< I to become more aware of water ant i use it r< ;spor; ,1k Experts estimate that more than 60% of our water siipply goes toward outdoor use. It is also the type of usage where reducticxis can reate the largest benefit. There are a t lumber of techniques which can helf) you prepare for more severe drought without adversely affecting your lifestyle or your budget. NBU offers free water audits for its customers to help identify areas where reductions in water consumption can be made. Just call (830) 608-8926 to schedule an audit. Note: Watering with a hand-held hose, bucket, soaker hose that does not spray water in the air, or a drip irrigation system is still allowed on any day, but only before 10am and after 8pm. ND SPRINKLERS There is also c omplete information about the days you may use a sprinkler during any stage of conservation and helpful water conservation ideas available at www.nbutexas.com under the Conservation tab or by calling (830) 608-8925. lion of the* settlement was returned to EGL by District Judge Lynn Hughes after it was found that 20i of 2,073 t laimswere w ith merit. Rac ial discrimination is a partic ularly sensitive suojet t for a league that < elebrates diversity in a number of i\ s. The league marks lackie Robinson Dav annually m memor\ of the' Brook-ly n star who broke baseball's t olor barrier in 1 ‘M7. and it bat ks youth programs to address the 1 dwindlmg number of blacks in the majors. The Houston < hapter of the NAACP expressed (oncern about ( rane, c it-ing the I (iL case The president of the* c hapter, I ).Z. ( otield, has reportedly since met with rane. Cofield, who is also paste >r of Good Hope Missionary Baptist ( hurt h in Houston, did not respond to requests tc >r c omment. Crane has made several unsuc t essful attempts to bin a team. He attempted to buy the ■Wros m 2008, but Me Lane turned him down. In 200 1 », he was in the running to buy the ( ubs and last summer teamed w ith 1 Xillas Mav eric ks (>w ner Mark ( uban in an unsuc t esstul bid to buy the lexis Rangers. Houston's outgoing ow ner, 1 )rayton McLane, said he does not believe the ( ase will keep ( rane* from rc’c c i iv ing Ml B approval. SPORTS ON TV TODAY AUTO RACING «30 PM TNT — NASCAR. Sprint Cup. Cok# Zero 400 BOXING 3:46 PM HB0 — IBF/WBO champion WUdimu Klitschko (55-3-0) vs WBA champion David Haye 125 1-01, for IBF'WBO/WBA heavyweight title, at Hamburg, Germany CYCLING 7 AM VFRSUS — Tour de France, stage 1, Passage du Gms La Barre de Monts to Mont des Alouettes Les Herbiers, France 2P.M NBC — Tour rie France stage 1, F isage du Gms La Barre de-Monts to Mont des Alouettes les Herbiers, France G01F 8 AM TGC European PGA Tour Open France, third round, at Paris NOON TGC — PGA Tour, AT&T National, third FAN ZONE round, at Newtown Square, Pa 2 PM CBS — PGA Tour, AT&T National, third round, at Newtown Square, Pa 4 P.M. TGC — USGA, U S. M*n s & Women s Amateur Public Link» Championships, championthip matches MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 3 P.M. FOX — Regional coverage, N Y Yankees at N Y Mets, Chicago White Sox at Chicago Cubs, or Cleveland at Cincinnati 6 PM FOXSW — Boston at Houston SOCCER 6 45 AM. t SPN7 - FIFA, Women's World Cup, Groi C, North Korea vs. Sweden 10:30 AM ESPN FIFA, Women's World Cup, Group C, U S vs Colombia 9:30 P.M ESPN? - MLS, New York vs San Jose TENNIS 8 AM NBC The Championships, women's championship at Wimbledon, England TODA\ ’S SCORES TODAY’S SCORES LANCE GLANCE Former Canyon High School standout Lance Berkman now a nghttielder with the St Loms Cardinals, went 1-for S with 2 runs in a 5 3 win over Tampa Bay He is bat ting 296 this MLB STANDINGS Nabonal League East Division W L Philadelphia 52 Atlanta 48 35 New York 41 41 Washington 41 11 Fionda 36 46 Central Division W L 45 38 44 38 41 40 42 41 34 49 29 54 West Division W L GB Pet 627 - 578 4 500 10 500 10 439 15 St Louis Milwaukee Pittsburgh Cmc innati Chic ago Houston Pet 542 537 506 506 410 349 GB San Francisco A ia Colorado San Diego Los Angeles Pet 566 537 488 451 439 If I ft ■ LOTTERY » TEXAS LOTTERY PICK 3 (7/1) Day 1-5-0 Night 8-6-9 DAILY 4 (7/1) Day I-0-9-7 Night 0-2-5-5 SATURDAY LOTTO Jackpot: $5 million 3-5-13-15 20-37(6/25) WEDNESDAY LOTTO Jackpot 56 million 10-18-19 21-32-46 (6/29) MEGA MILLIONS (7/1) -17-30-35-47 MB- 26 Megaplit 1 ! 4 TEXAS TWO STEP (6/30) 8 20-21-32 BB 6 CASH FIVE (7/1) 16-17-23-28-30 POWERBALL (6/29) 24-30-45 57 59 PB 26 Power Play 3 American League East Division W L Pet New York 49 31 613 Bostgn 47 34 580 Tampa Bay 45 37 549 Toronto 40 43 .482 Baltimore 35 44 443 Central Division W L Pet Cleveland 43 37 .538 Detroit 44 39 530 Chicago 41 42 494 Minnesota 34 45 430 Kansas City 33 49 .402 West Division W L Pet Texas 44 39 530 Los Angeles 47 40 512 Seattle 39 42 481 Oakland 36 46 439 INTERLEAGUE SCHEDULE Friday's Results Philadelphia 7. Toronto 6 GB 2 5 10 13 GB GB Chicago White Sox 6, Chicago Cubs 4 Washington 2, Pittsburgh 1 San Francisco 4, Detroit 3 Cleveland 8, Cincinnati 2 N Y Yankees 5, N Y Mets 1 St Loms 5, Tampa Bay 3 Atlanta 4, Baltimore 0 Boston 7, Houston 5 Texas 15, Florida 5 Colorado 9, Kansas City 0 Milwaukee at Minnesota, late Arizona at Oakland, late I A Dodgers at I A Angels, late San Diego at Seattle, late Today's Games Philadelphia (Halladay 10 31 at Toronto (C Villanueva 5-1), 12 07 pm Pittsburgh (Ja McDonald 5-4) at Washington ILannan 5-5), 2 35 p m , 1st game Chicago White Sox (Humber 7 4) at Chicago Cubs ¡Gar/a 4-6), 3 10pm Cleveland (Carmona 4-10) at Cincinnati (H Bailey 3-2), 3 10pm N Y Yankees (Colon 5 3) at N.Y. Mets (Gee 8-1), 3 10 p m. Boston (A Miller 10) at Houston (Happ 3-9), 6 05 p m Pittsburgh (Undecided) at Washington (I Hernandez 5 8) 6 05 p m , 2nd game San Francisco ito 1-1) at Detroit (Scherzer 9 3), 6 05 p m Baltimore (Arn a 9 4| at Atlanta IT Hudson 6-6) 6i0pm Milwaukee INarveson 5 5) at Minnesota IPavano 5-61 6 10 p m St Louis (Mi Clellan 6 4! at Tampa Bay (Niemann 2 41. 6 10 p m Florida (Undei ided) at Texas ID Holland 6-3), 7 05 p.m Kansas City (Davies 1 bi at Colorado (Char.in 8-5), 7 m AnzonaU aunders4 7) at Oakland Hitman 3-21, 8 05 p m LA Dodgers (Kershaw 8-3) at LA Angels (Weaver 9 41, 8 05 p m San C ) (Luehke 1-2) al Seattle (Fister 3-8), 9 10 p m Sunday's Games San Francisco at Detroit 12 05 p m Philadelphia at Toronto, 12 07 p m Cleveland at Cincinnati, 12 10 p.m N Y Yankees at N Y Mets, 12 10 p m Baltimore at Atlanta, 12 35 p m Pittsburgh at Washing! 12:35 p.m Si Louis at Tan i a Bay, 12 40 p m Boston at Houston, 1 05 p m Milwaukee at Minnesota, 1 10 p m Chicago White Sox at Chicago Cubs. 1 20 p m Kansas City at Colorado. 2 10pm Arizona at Oakland, 3 05 p m San Oiego at Seattle, 3 10 p in Florida at Texas, 7 05 p.m L A Dodgeis at L A. Angels 7 10 p m SCORES AND PHOTOS We want your scores and photos. Email them to sports® herald-zeitung.com •com Pick-up or Delivery AND We Install! HOURS: Mon-Sat 8-5:00 • Sun 10-4:00 (830) 627-8873 • 19050 1-35 S. (Ea.t side) Central Texas Health Research is looking for volunteers 13 years and older to participate in a study of an investigational medication to treat asthma If you qualify for this study, you may receive at no cost to you • I, related ph, i. .:,| -. -,ii, ,ii.j llbratoi, te&to • Investigational medication or placebo • Compensation for ,our time and travel up to $1,150.00 NÖU Here is what matters. If interested, please call: (830) 609-0900
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