Sports: Wednesday, July 10, 2019
10 July 2019 Sports
VBL Scoreboard, AL Wins Midsummer Classic, Serena On To Semis
In the Valley Baseball League last night:
Winchester outlasted Waynesboro 9-6
Front Royal fell to Covington 6-2
Woodstock pounded Staunton 10-4
Charlottesville beat Harrisonburg 5-2
and New Market blasted Purcellville 8-6.
Tonight in the VBL:
Winchester makes the short trip to Front Royal
Strasburg hosts Waynesboro
Woodstock entertains Harrisonburg
Charlottesville travels to Purcellville
and New Market has a home game versus Covington
The American League held off the National League last night in the 2019 MLB All-Star Game, 4-3. It’s the 7th straight win in the Midsummer Classic for the AL. Cleveland’s Shane Bieber was named the game’s MVP. Biebe, who struck out the side in the 5th inning, became only the 3rd player in All-Star history to be named MVP in his home ball park.
Major league teams get back into action later this week. The Washington Nationals will head to Philadelphia Friday night at 5:35 on Sports Radio 1450, while the Orioles host Tampa Friday at 7:05.
At Wimbledon, Serena Williams advanced to the women’s semifinals by defeating Alison Riske in an all-American quarterfinal yesterday. Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, and Novak Djokovic all play today in men’s quarterfinal action.