Wednesday sports update, 6/08

The red hot Texas Rangers keep it going. Texas defeated the Houston Astros for the eighth straight time this season, 4-3, on the strength of an Ian Desmond eighth inning homerun. That’s twice in two nights the Rangers have beaten the Astros on their last at bat. Dallas Kuechel picks up the loss for the Astros.

ESPN is reporting that former mixed martial arts star Kimbo Slice had been awaiting a heart transplant for months.

The NFL is actively looking into the shooting incident at a Dallas area nightclub involving Denver Broncos defensive back Aqib Talib.  At question is whether he was shot or accidently shot himself and if he had the proper paperwork to carry a gun in Texas.