Cliff Pennington

During his three seasons at Texas A&M, shortstop Cliff Pennington boasted a slashline of .346/.417/.482/.899.

June 15, 1984: Former Texas A&M infielder Cliff Pennington was born in Corpus Christi.

Pennington played for the Aggies from 2003 to 2005. A&M made the NCAA tournament his first two seasons, and the super regional round when he was a sophomore. As a junior, Pennington batted .363 with a .453 on-base percentage, seven home runs, 39 RBI, 44 runs and 29 steals.

He was selected 21st overall in the 2005 Major League Baseball draft by the Oakland Athletics. 

June 15, 2009: Elsa Murano, Texas A&M president, resigned and returned to teaching and research in the nutrition and food science department.

Murano resigned a day before an A&M regents meeting aimed at discussing the future of leadership at the university.

Murano was the first female and first Hispanic president of A&M.

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