Houston hosts Golden State...2 NHL Game 5s on tap...Yankees activate Andujar
HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Rockets are looking for a win at home tonight against Golden State after the Warriors took Games 1 and 2 in Oakland. Golden State won two games in Houston during last year’s Western Conference finals, including Game 7.
UNDATED (AP) — Two NHL second-round playoff series head to Game 5s tonight tied 2-2. The Columbus Blue Jackets go to Boston after dropping Game 4 at home. The Western Conference semifinals shift to San Jose after Colorado evened the series with a 3-0 win at home on Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees have activated Miguel Andújar from the injured list. He is batting fourth and playing third base today against the Minnesota Twins. Andújar missed 28 games because of a small labrum tear in his right shoulder. Initially, the Yankees feared Andújar might need surgery that could jeopardize his season, but he responded well to rehab.
MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Angels right-hander Trevor Cahill is set to become the first pitcher in big league history to start games in four different countries when he takes the mound against the Astros in Monterrey, Mexico. Cahill has already started in the U.S., Canada and Australia.
FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) — A golfer who got his first hole-in-one this week at a course in Findlay, Ohio didn’t wait long for his second: It came just six holes later. The Courier newspaper reports that Dale Cohen got the double aces on a raw, rainy and blustery Monday morning that prompted most members of his league at Sycamore Springs Golf Course to beg off. The National Hole In One Registry says the odds of making two aces in the same round are roughly 67 million to 1.