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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Texas sports news from The Associated Press

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Joey Gallo took a couple of hits to score the tiebreaking run, Ryan Rua connected for a grand slam and the Texas Rangers avoided another series sweep with a 14-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins last night. Rua's first career slam came in the eighth and Shin-Soo Choo added a three-run homer to cap the late eight-run outburst.

CLEVELAND (AP) - Michael Brantley, continuing his comeback from shoulder problems that forced him to miss most of last season, drove in three runs and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Houston Astros 7-6 last night. Brantley had an RBI double in Cleveland's three-run first inning and added a two-run single in the fifth.

NEW YORK (AP) - Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander has been fined $100,000 by the NBA for confronting a referee during live game action. Byron Spruell, the NBA's president of league operations, announced Alexander's fine yesterday.

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A judge has upheld a Texas policy that required a transgender boy taking testosterone to compete in the girls' wrestling tournament, where he won a state title. A doctor administered the testosterone as part of Mack Beggs' gender transition. The Dallas Morning News reports that a Travis County judge dismissed an attorney's lawsuit that sought to bar the Euless Trinity wrestler from competing.

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