Mexia will be the site of a youth basketball tournament the weekend of July 5-6.

The tournament is open to boys and girls from grades 3-12, with a July 2 deadline for registration. An entry fee of $125 will be paid at registration. The teams will be divided by grades 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10 and 11-12, and each team will play three games.

For more information, contact Wren at (903) 880-3091 or Jeff at (254) 203-6360.

Turner homers again as Nats beat ChiSox

CHICAGO — Trea Turner homered in the second straight game, Aníbal Sánchez pitched into the seventh and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago White Sox 12-1 on Monday night.

Turner tripled and scored in the third, went deep against Odrisamer Despaigne leading off the fifth and added an RBI double in the seventh. He also struck out leading off the game and in the eighth and popped out in the ninth.

Sánchez (2-6) gave up one run and four hits. He left after James McCann singled leading off the seventh.

Adam Eaton had three hits, including an RBI single, in his first game at Guaranteed Rate Field since Chicago traded him to Washington at the 2016 winter meetings.

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