Sports Headlines–7/8/2014

The Brazos Valley Bombers will host the Texas Collegiate League All-Star game tonight at 7:30 pm at Cellucor Field in Bryan.  11 Bombers players and three from Texas A&M are playing in tonight’s game.  A Home Run Derby will begin at 7 pm prior to the start of the All-Star game.

Texas A&M basketball player Alex Caruso has joined an Athletes in Action International touring team that will play in the Philippines later this month.  The team is composed of current and former collegiate players.

And, a slugfest broke out last night in Arlington when the Houston Astros visited the Texas Rangers for the first game of a three game series.   The Astros would win the game 12 to 7 and move to within two games of pulling themselves out of last place in the American League West Division.  The Astros and Rangers will play again tonight in Arlington.