Adrian Beltre hit a tiebreaking two-run triple in the eighth inning, and the Texas Rangers stopped a seven-game slide with a 5-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday.
The Sky Sox dropped the first game of the four-game series 6-2 to the Salt Lake Bees Saturday night at Security Service Field. Right-hander Brandon Woodruff didn’t have his best stuff in his seventh start for the Sky Sox after taking his first loss of the season with three runs allowed on five hits through five frames. As a team, after collecting 16 hits one night prior, the Sky Sox combined for just five hits.
The Sky Sox completed their eighth series win of the season with a 15-2 landslide victory over the Las Vegas 51s on Friday night at Security Service Field. Right-hander Aaron Wilkerson led the charge on the mound with five shutout, two-hit innings while striking out five on the night. As a team, the Sky Sox combined for 16 hits with four home runs on the night.
Trevor Story grew up about 15 minutes from the Texas Rangers' ballpark, where he got to see the home team he cheered for play in the World Series.
Keith Barnett was recently promoted to associate head coach of the Air Force volleyball team, head coach Marc Swindle announced today (June 14).