(Cleveland, OH) — Joey Gallo and Isiah Kiner-Falefa hit back-to-back home runs in the 12th inning as the Rangers outlasted the Indians 8-6 at Progressive Field. Kiner-Falefa went 4-for-6 to help Texas snap a two-game slide. Alex Claudio pitched three innings of scoreless relief to get the win. Delino DeShields and Nomar Mazara also homered for the Rangers, who blew a 6-2 lead in the ninth when Michael Brantley belted a grand slam.
Rangers Wrap Up Series In Cleveland Today
(Cleveland, OH) — The Rangers wrap up their three-game series with the Indians today in Cleveland. Matt Moore will take the mound for Texas. The Tribe will counter with right-hander Corey Kluber.
Yankees Top Astros With Four-Run Ninth
(Houston, TX) — Gary Sanchez broke up a scoreless game with a three-run homer in the top of the ninth inning and the Yankees went on to beat the Astros 4-0 at Minute Maid Park. Ken Giles was roughed up for all four runs while retiring just one batter to take the loss for Houston. Justin Verlander struck out 14 over eight innings of three-hit ball in a no-decision. The ‘Stros had their three-game winning streak snapped.
MLB National League
Washington Nationals 12, Pittsburgh Pirates 4
Miami Marlins 2, Philadelphia Phillies 1 (10 INN)
Atlanta Braves 3, New York Mets 2
Milwaukee Brewers 7, Cincinnati Reds 6
Colorado Rockies 3, Chicago Cubs 1
Arizona Diamondbacks 4, Los Angeles Dodgers 3
San Diego Padres 3, San Francisco Giants 2
MLB American League
Texas Rangers 8, Cleveland Indians 6 (12 INN)
Detroit Tigers 2, Tampa Bay Rays 1
Kansas City Royals 7, Boston Red Sox 6 (13 INN)
New York Yankees 4, Houston Astros 0
Toronto Blue Jays 7, Minnesota Twins 4 (10 INN)
Los Angeles Angels 3, Baltimore Orioles 2
Seattle Mariners 6, Oakland Athletics 3
St. Louis Cardinals 3, Chicago White Sox 2
Cleveland Cavaliers 113, Toronto Raptors 112 (OT)
(Cavaliers lead best-of-seven East semifinal, 1-0)
Golden State Warriors 121, New Orleans Pelicans 116
(Warriors lead best-of-seven West semifinal, 2-0)
Rockets Host Jazz Tonight In Game Two
(Houston, TX) — The Rockets and Jazz meet in Game Two of their Western Conference semifinal series tonight at the Toyota Center. Houston grabbed a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven set with a 110-96 rout of Utah in Game One on Sunday. After tonight, the series will shift to Salt Lake City for Game Three on Friday and Game Four on Sunday.
Washington Capitals 4, Pittsburgh Penguins 3
(Capitals lead best-of-seven East semifinal, 2-1)
Winnipeg Jets 7, Nashville Predators 4
(Jets lead best-of-seven West semifinal, 2-1)
Justify 3-to-1 Favorite At Kentucky Derby
(Louisville, KY) — Justify is the 3-to-1 favorite for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby. The Santa Anita Derby winner will break from gate seven in the 20-horse field after the post-position draw was held Tuesday at Churchill Downs. Mendelssohn is the second choice at 5-to-1, followed by Magnum Moon at 6-to-1. The Derby is the first leg of the Triple Crown.
Cowboys Hold Rookie Minicamp Next Week
(Frisco, TX) — Up next in the offseason for the Cowboys is a three-day rookie minicamp next week. The camp will be held May 11th through 13th. OTA’s will begin May 22nd and run through June 6th, with a total of 10 voluntary sessions. Mandatory minicamp is set for June 12th through 14th.
Texas Lands Four-Star DB From Georgia
(Austin, TX) — Texas is adding a four-star defensive back to its 2019 class. Kenyatta Watson the Second out of Grayson, Georgia has verbally committed to UT. He announced the decision live on local television.