Things to do
You've got to go to Rochester's Frontier Park to see the Buffalo Bisons face the Rochester Red Wings tonight at 7:15 and Sunday at 2:15 p.m. as the Herd shoots for first place in the International League's North Division.
First place in the New York Amateur Football League is up for grabs today when the Lockport Invaders (5-0) face the Buffalo Gladiators (5-1) at 5 p.m. at Lackawanna High School. There are two other minor-league games in Western New York today, both in the New York Football League. The Buffalo Outlaws (2-4) host the Rochester Rough Riders at 12:45 p.m. at the JFK Community Center, Clinton and Hickory streets. At 7 p.m., the Buffalo Warriors (5-2) meet the Rochester Renegades at Lewiston-Porter High School.
Lancaster Motorsports Park hosts the annual Hutchins Automotive Tommy Druar Summer 50 tonight, starting at 6:30.
Things to view
Jeff Gordon goes for his NASCAR record fifth straight victory tonight at 7:30 on ESPN.
The New York Yankees continue their season of success in Texas with games against the Rangers tonight at 8:30 and Sunday at 8 p.m. on MSG. The Cleveland Indians visit the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday at 1:30 p.m. on Channel 49.
The Tampa Bay Storm faces the Orlando Predators in the championship game of the Arena Football League -- of which Buffalo becomes a member next summer -- Sunday at 1 p.m. on Channel 7. The Miami Dolphins battle the San Francisco 49ers at 4 p.m. Sunday on Channel 29.
With the U.S. Open tennis tournament just over a week away, the men are tuning up with the RCA Championships (2 p.m. today, 4 p.m. Sunday on Channel 2) and the women with the du Maurier Open (1 p.m. today and Sunday on Channel 9).
Noon ESPN Tennis: Pilot Pen International, First Semifinal. 948532
Noon ESPN2 Baseball: Big League Tournament. 3849551
1 PM 29 Baseball: Cleveland Indians at Baltimore Orioles. 950990
1 PM 9 Tennis: WTA du Maurier Open, First Semifinal. From Montreal.