ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - The Texas Rangers clinched their first series victory in a month by beating the New York Yankees 3-2 last night. Brett Gardner led off the game with a homer for the second straight night after homering twice in the series-opening loss for New York. The Rangers had lost seven consecutive series.
BRYAN, Texas (AP) - Gordon Neale shot a 7-under 64 yesterday at Miramont to top the boys' field in the Junior PGA Championship. Kristen Gillman increased her lead to three strokes in the girls' division. Sam Burns was two strokes back in the boys' contest after a 69. Hobart's Brad Dalke was third at 3 under after a 70. Gillman had her second straight 66 to reach 10 under in the girls' field.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Right fielder Alex Rios has left the Texas Rangers game after getting hit by a pitch on the left quad. The Rangers called the move precautionary after Rios left last night's game against the New York Yankees. Rios stayed in the game to run after getting hit by a pitch thrown by Hiroki Kuroda in the third inning.
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) - Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says former defensive tackle Josh Brent is out of rehabilitation and could have his future with the NFL resolved before the team leaves training camp in California in two weeks. Brent was convicted in January of intoxication manslaughter for the December 2012 crash that killed Jerry Brown. He was sentenced to 180 days in jail and 10 years' probation.
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