(Los Angeles, CA) — The Rangers were knocked around for 16 hits in 12-5 loss to the Dodgers in LA. Bartolo Colon was rocked for eight runs while not making it out of the fourth inning. He fell to 3-and-4. The 45-year-old Colon has allowed 19 homers this season. He recorded his 2,500th career strikeout against Max Muncy in the first. Shin-Soo Choo homered for Texas, which lost its fifth straight.
Rangers Wrap Up Series With Dodgers Tonight
(Los Angeles, CA) — The Rangers and Dodgers wrap up their two-game Interleague series tonight in LA. Cole Hamels will take the hill for Texas. Our pregame begins this evening at 8:30 on 710AM and 97.5FM KGNC.
Astros Double Up A’s
(Oakland, CA) — Evan Gattis homered and drove in five runs to help the Astros double up the Athletics 6-3 in Oakland. Carlos Correa also went deep to back seven strong innings from Lance McCullers Junior. McCullers earned the win to move to 8-and-3 and Ken Giles locked down his 11th save. The ‘Stros have won six straight and improved to 43-and-25 overall.
MLB National League
Philadelphia Phillies 5, Colorado Rockies 4
Miami Marlins 3, San Francisco Giants 1
Atlanta Braves 8, New York Mets 2
Milwaukee Brewers 4, Chicago Cubs 0
San Diego Padres 4, St. Louis Cardinals 2
Arizona Diamondbacks 13, Pittsburgh Pirates 8
MLB American League
Boston Red Sox 6, Baltimore Orioles 4
Tampa Bay Rays 4, Toronto Blue Jays 1
Minnesota Twins 6, Detroit Tigers 4
Chicago White Sox 5, Cleveland Indians 1
Houston Astros 6, Oakland Athletics 3
Seattle Mariners 6, Los Angeles Angels 3
New York Yankees 3, Washington Nationals 0
Cincinnati Reds 5, Kansas City Royals 1 (10 INN)
Los Angeles Dodgers 12, Texas Rangers 5
Boston’s Betts Leads All-Star Voting
(New York, NY) — Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts leads the majors in voting for next month’s All-Star Game in Washington, D.C. Betts has nearly 749-thousand votes, with Astros second baseman Jose Altuve [[ al-TOO-vay ]] second overall with more than 701-thousand. Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman leads the National League with over 633-thousand votes. The All-Star Game is July 17th at Nationals Park.
Cowboys Continue Mandatory Minicamp
(Frisco, TX) — The Cowboys continue mandatory minicamp today at The Star in Frisco. The three-day camp will run through tomorrow. The preseason is less than two months away. The ‘Boys begin the exhibition slate August 9th at San Francisco.
Greg Hardy Lands UFC Contract After KO
(Las Vegas, NV) — Former Cowboys defensive lineman Greg Hardy is getting a contract in the UFC after a first-round knockout in his pro MMA debut last night. UFC president Dana White made the announcement after the fight.
Las Vegas Aces 101, Indiana Fever 92 (OT)
Phoenix Mercury 75, Dallas Wings 72
Seattle Storm 96, Chicago Sky 85
Los Angeles Sparks 72, Atlanta Dream 64
Longhorns, Red Raiders Prep For Omaha
(Undated) — Texas and Texas Tech are preparing for the College World Series in Omaha. The Longhorns open up against Arkansas Sunday afternoon at 1. The Red Raiders face Florida Sunday evening at 6.