BC-TX--Texas Sports Digest 12 am, TX
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ARLINGTON, Texas _ The St. Louis Cardinals play at Texas for the first time since their 2011 World Series championship. The Rangers are 6-0 against St. Louis since, sweeping three-game road series in 2013 and 2017. By Schuyler Dixon. UPCOMING. 700 words, photos. Game starts 7:05 p.m.
Houston plays Boston at Fenway Park. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 6:15 p.m.
ARLINGTON, Texas _ Texas Rangers reliever Shawn Kelley had two lumps surgically removed from his throat this week. Kelley says an initial biopsy on the lumps was inconclusive, so doctors removed a couple of “decent-sized” lumps on Thursday. The 35-year-old was put on the injured list May 9, five days after he last pitched. SENT: 140 words, photos.
DC UNITED-HOUSTON DYNAMO
The DC United plays at the Houston Dynamo. UPCOMING: 150 words, more on merit. Game starts at 7:30 p.m.
A Texas university has made a Rhode Island teenager who died in 2017 an honorary member of its soccer team. WPRI-TV reports that Texas A&M University recently sent a package to the family of Gianna Cirella that included a banner, an accepted student’s packet and a note by soccer coach G Guerrieri. SENT 140 words.
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