>>AL Beats NL In All-Star Game
(Washington, DC) — The American League outlasted the National League 8-6 in 10 innings to win the All-Star Game at Nationals Park in D.C. The teams combined for a record 10 home runs, including back-to-back solo shots by Astros teammates Alex Bregman and George Springer in the top of the 10th inning. Nolan Arenado went 0-for-2 with a walk, Trevor Story hit a solo home run, and Charlie Blackmon was 0-for-3.
>>Rockies Open Second Half Friday In Arizona
(Denver, CO) — The Rockies open up the second half of the season on Friday in Arizona against the Diamondbacks. The Rox won five straight before the break to improve to 51-and-45. Colorado is now just two games behind the Dodgers for first place in the NL West. The D’backs are a half-game behind LA.
>>Rapids Visit Real Salt Lake Saturday
(Salt Lake City, UT) — The Colorado Rapids hit the road to Utah to face Real Salt Lake on Saturday. The Rapids are 0-2-and-1 in their last three matches and are currently 11th in the Western Conference with 16 points. RSL is fifth in the West with 29 points.