The Brazos Valley Bombers lost their second game in a row last night when they lost to the Acadiana Cane Cutters on the road 4 to 3. The Bombers and Cane Cutters will play again tonight in Youngsville, Louisiana, before returning home tomorrow and Sunday for games with the Woodlands Strykers.
Texas A&M decathlete Lindon Victor finished seventh in the decathlon yesterday at the Pan American Games in Canada. Also, Texas A&M graduate Simone Facey qualified for the finals of the 200 meter run this afternoon.
The Houston Astros completed a sweep of the Boston Red Sox last night with a 5 to 4 win at Minute Maid Park. Jose Altuve smacked a walk-off homer in the ninth inning to give the Astros the win. The Astros will be in Kansas City this weekend to play the Royals.
The Astros made a trade yesterday involving a former Texas A&M pitcher. The Astros traded with the Oakland A’s for Houston native Scott Kazmir. In return, the Astros sent to the A’s former Aggie pitcher Daniel Mengden and another player. Kazmir is expected to start in Kansas City tonight.
And, the Texas Rangers will begin a series in Anaheim tonight against the Los Angeles Angels.