Thursday sports update, 7/07

The slumping Texas Rangers lose again, this time 11-6 to the Boston Red Sox. Prince Fielder hit a two-run shot and Ian Desmond had a nice triple in the seventh. Martin Perez picks up the loss.

The Houston Astros held off a late comeback attempt by the Seattle Mariners to win 9-8. Carlos Gomez who has been playing well lately had three RBIs and finished a homerun shy of hitting for the cycle. Ken Giles snags the win for Houston.

Jon Bones Jones has been taken off the UFC 200 card for a potential doping violation. Brock Lesnar versus Mark Hunt will now be the main event on the card.