Another Gator baseball player called up to the big leagues, the Miami Heat are one win away from returning to the NBA Finals, lots of baseball and more in our Tuesday Sports Update…
** The New York Mets have called up outfielder and former Gator Matt den Dekker from the minor leagues. He has been with the Mets before, spending time with the big club late last year.
** In baseball results Monday, Toronto pounds Tampa Bay 10-5; Boston breaks a 10 game losing streak by beating Atlanta 8-6 and Miami edges Washington 3-2.
** The Miami Heat used 32 points from LeBron James and 25 from Chris Bosh to beat the Indiana Pacers 102-90 to take a 3-1 lead in their Eastern Conference finals series.
** Oklahoma City hosts San Antonio tonight in the NBA’s Western Conference finals with the Spurs up 2-1.
** The French Open continues today but already two of the top men’s seeds are gone. Third seed Stan Wawrinka and nine seed Kei Nishikori were beaten.
** In the NHL playoffs, the LA Kings dominate the Chicago Black Hawks 5-2 Monday to take a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference finals. The New York Rangers lead the Eastern Conference finals 3-1 and can win the series in Game 5 in Montreal.