>>Freeland, Rockies Crush White Sox
(Denver, CO) — Kyle Freeland took a no-hitter into the ninth as the Rockies crushed the White Sox, 10-0. Melky Cabrera singled with one out in the ninth to break up the no-no. Freeland improved to 9-and-7 with the win. Pat Valaika homered and plated five runs in the victory.
>>Dodgers Sweep Royals Behind Kershaw
(Los Angeles, CA) — Clayton Kershaw went the distance to lead the Dodgers to a 5-2 win over the Royals. Kershaw struck out 13 en route to improving to 14-and-2. The Dodgers swept the three-game series and enter the All-Star break an MLB-best 61-and-29.
>>Home Run Derby Tonight
(Miami, FL) — Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton defends his title in the Home Run Derby tonight in Miami. The top-seeded Stanton faces Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez in the opening round. Yankee phenom Aaron Judge will meet Miami’s Justin Bour in round one.
>>Griffin Passes On Knicks’ GM Job
(New York, NY) — The Knicks are still searching for a general manager. ESPN reports former Cavaliers GM David Griffin has taken his name out of the running for a position in the front office. Griffin and the Cavs mutually agreed to part ways earlier this summer.
>>Xander Schauffele Rallies To Win At Greenbrier
(White Sulphur Springs, WV) — Xander Schauffele [[ ZAN-der SHAW-fa-lay ]] is the champion at the Greenbrier Classic. Schauffele birdied the final hole to cap off a round of 67 and take home the title at 14-under par for the tournament. It’s his first PGA Tour victory. Robert Streb finished in second, one-stroke back at minus-13.
MLB National League
Pittsburgh Pirates 14, Chicago Cubs 3
Philadelphia Phillies 7, San Diego Padres 1
Washington Nationals 10, Atlanta Braves 5
St. Louis Cardinals 6, New York Mets 0
Miami Marlins 10, San Francisco Giants 8 (11 inn)
Cincinnati Reds 2, Arizona Diamondbacks 1
MLB American League
Houston Astros 19, Toronto Blue Jays 1
Tampa Bay Rays 5, Boston Red Sox 3
Baltimore Orioles 11, Minnesota Twins 5
Los Angeles Angels 3, Texas Rangers 0
Seattle Mariners 4, Oakland Athletics 0
Detroit Tigers 5, Cleveland Indians 3
Milwaukee Brewers 5, New York Yankees 3
Colorado Rockies 10, Chicago White Sox 0
Los Angeles Dodgers 5, Kansas City Royals 2
Atlanta Dream 98, Dallas Wings 78
Phoenix Mercury 81, New York Liberty 69
The Greenbrier Classic (at White Sulphur Springs, WV)
1. Xander Schauffele -14
2. Robert Streb -13
>>MONDAY’S SCHEDULE (All times are Eastern)
8:00 p.m. – All-Star Home Run Derby (at Miami, FL)
No Games Scheduled