The Brazos Valley Bombers won their seventh straight game last night when they staged a late inning rally to beat the Texas Marshals 3 to 2. The Marshals have yet to win a game from the Bombers this season. The Bombers and Marshals will play again tonight at 7 pm at Cellucor Field in Bryan.
Former Texas A&M women’s tennis coach Howard Joffe, who led the Aggie women to four straight NCAA tournament appearances, has accepted an offer to become the head women’s tennis coach at the University of Texas.
A two-run homer by George Springer and a shut-out pitching performance by Dallas Keuchel gave the Houston Astros a 4 to nothing win over the Kansas City Royals last night. The win was Keuchel’s tenth win of the season. The Astros and Royals will play again tonight in Houston.
The Texas Rangers got two homers from Mitch Moreland last night in beating the Baltimore Orioles 8 to 6. Shin-Soo Choo and Robinson Chirinos also homered for the Rangers. And, Josh Hamilton made his return to the Texas line-up for the first time since being injured May 31st. The Rangers and Orioles will play again tonight in Baltimore.
And, the U-S advanced to the final of the Women’s World Cup with a 2 to nil win last night over top-seeded Germany. The U-S will play either Japan or England for the World Cup championship on Sunday.