(Houston,, TX) — It’s win or go home for the Astros and Rays, who meet tonight at Minute Maid Park in the decisive Game Five of the American League Division Series. The Astros lost twice in St. Pete, allowing the Rays to tie the series at two each. Gerrit Cole, who struck out 15 in Game Two, will start for the Astros. Tampa Bay will counter with Tyler Glasnow. The winner advances to the play the Yankees in the ALCS.
Cardinals Bomb Braves With 10-Run First To Reach NLCS
(Cumberland, GA) — The Cardinals pushed a record 10 runs across the plate in the first inning and cruised to a 13-1 win over the Braves in the deciding Game Five of their National League Division Series in Atlanta. Tommy Edman, Dexter Fowler and Kolten Wong each had a two-run double. Mike Foltynewicz got just one out and took the loss for Atlanta.
Nationals Slam Dodgers In 10, Advance To NLCS
(Los Angeles, CA) — The Nationals are headed to the National League Championship Series. Howie Kendrick hit a grand slam in the top of the 10th inning as they beat the Dodgers 7-3 in Game Five of their NL Division Series in LA. The Nats hit back-to-back homers off Clayton Kershaw in the eighth to tie it. They’ll face the Cardinals in the NLCS starting Friday in St. Louis.
Cowboys Face Jets On Road Next
(Frisco, TX) — The Cowboys will try to snap a two-game skid when they face the winless Jets on the road Sunday. Wide receiver Amari Cooper had a limited practice as he is hobbled with ankle and quad issues. Linebacker Leighton Vander Esch was held out with an illness. Left tackle Tyron Smith and right tackle La’el Collins also did not practice. Join us this evening at 6 for the Dallas Cowboys Huddle at Teddy Jack’s Armadillo Grill at 5080 S. Coulter. They have a full variety menu, happy hour prices until 7 and we will sign you up to win a $25 Teddy Jack’s Gift Card.
Texans To Face Chiefs Next
(Houston, TX) — The Texans, who are coming off a 53-32 home victory over the Falcons, will be on the practice field today to continue to prepare to face the Chiefs on Sunday in Kansas City. The Texans are 3-and-2, tied with the Colts for the AFC South lead. The Chiefs are 4-and-1 after losing at home last week to the Colts. It will be the first time quarterbacks Patrick Mahomes and Deshaun Watson square off.
Patriots Host Giants On TNF
(Foxborough, MA) — Old Super Bowl rivals meet on Thursday Night Football as the Giants play the Patriots in Foxborough. New England is a perfect 5-and-0 on the season and has outscored its opponents 155-to-34. New York is 2-and-3 on the season. Giants running back Saquon Barkley is not likely to play as he continues to recover from a high-ankle sprain.
Stars Return Home Tonight
(Washington, DC) — The Stars return to their home ice tonight to face the Flames. Dallas broke into the win column on Tuesday, beating the Capitals 4-3 in D.C. on Tyler Seguin’s overtime goal. The Stars remain home Saturday for a rematch with the Capitals.
Buffalo Sabres 5, Montreal Canadiens 4 (OT)
Philadelphia Flyers 4, New Jersey Devils 0
Vancouver Canucks 8, Los Angeles Kings 2
Doncic, Porzingis Shine In Mavs’ Loss
(Detroit, MI) — Luka Doncic scored 21 points and Kristaps Porzingis had 18 points in 19 minutes in his Mavericks debut, but Dallas lost to the Pistons 124-117 in a preseason game in Detroit. Tim Hardaway Jr. finished with 17 points in defeat. The Mavs return home tomorrow to host the Bucks.
Rockets Play Raptors Again In Japan
(Saitama, Japan) — The Rockets and Raptors meet again today in Japan in a preseason game. The Rockets lost 134-129 on Tuesday. The Rockets will return home on Wednesday for a preseason game with the Spurs at Toyota Center. Houston waived former first-overall pick Anthony Bennett, who is schedule to have knee surgery.
Texas, Oklahoma Collide Saturday At Cotton Bowl
(Dallas, TX) — Number-five Oklahoma and number-11 Texas will meet in a Big 12 rivalry in the Red River Showdown at the Cotton Bowl at the State Fair on Saturday. The Longhorns won 48-45 last October, but the Sooners returned the favor with a 39-27 victory in the Big 12 Championship game in December.
College Football Roundup
(Undated) — In other college football Saturday, number-23 and undefeated Baylor will face Texas Tech in Waco. Number-21 Texas A&M will host top-ranked Alabama. North Texas is at Southern Miss. West Texas A&M will be in Odessa to take on UT Permian Basin. TCU and SMU are idle.
HIgh School Football Tonight
Midland High at Tascosa
Caprock at Lubbock High
Randall at Wichita Falls
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