Texas Rangers

Five reasons the Rangers have a five-game winning streak

The Rangers have won a season-best five consecutive games (longest current streak in the majors) as they open a three-game set against the Twins in Minnesota. The starting pitching and bullpen have been outstanding during the stretch and the offense has perked up a bit with the return of Elvis Andrus.

Rick Carlisle knows Jalen Brunson is a winner

Dallas Mavs head coach Rick Carlisle had a lot of great things to say about their second round pick, Villanova guard Jalen Brunson. Carlisle knows he's a winner and can play off the ball despite being a point guard in college.