The Brazos Valley Bombers travel to Youngstown, Louisiana, tonight to play the Acadiana Cane Cutters. The Bombers are two games behind the first-place Cane Cutters in the second half standings and can pull even with Acadiana will a sweep tonight and tomorrow night.
And, the Major League All Star game will be played tonight in New York. Only one Houston Astros made the All Star roster, catcher Jason Castro. Three Texas Rangers are on the squad, outfielder Nelson Cruz and pitchers Yu Darvish and Joe Nathan.