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X Games In Full Swing

Updated: Friday, June 6 2014, 05:52 PM CDT

If you love action sports, the X Games is definitely the place to be this weekend.

"Even if you're not into sports and you don't know who the athletes are it's still fun to watch people flying through the air on a BMX bike or dirt bike," says X Games fan Tommy Shallue.

But what if you don't? After all watching action sports aren't for everyone.

But that doesn't mean you can't enjoy the x-games. Even if you don't like to watch, you can still try it yourself.

"Kids can check out BMX bikes, and adults, ride them around," says spectator Stephanie Johnson. She's surprised at all the event has to offer.

Still not convinced? How about a game of king of the hill, last man standing or bungee jumping. If you're more an indoor person you can try your hand at gaming.

For some of these kids, gaming comes first, action sports second. And of course you can't forget the music.

"I'm excited, I'm stoked, I'm from L.A. so I like the whole mosh pit of people coming together so it's cool," says X Games fan Josh Ashford.

But there's one thing he would change about the music. "We're in Texas, we're in Austin, Texas. Give me some country," says Ashford.

And when it comes to attire, remember it's hot. "Dress light, take your shirt off once you get in here, if you're a guy," says Ashford.

Also, be prepared to walk and wear comfortable shoes.

By Lydia Pantazes

X Games In Full Swing


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Scores & Schedules

April 21, 2015 07:06 GMT

AMERICAN LEAGUE Monday's Games

Boston 7, Baltimore 1, 7 innings

Detroit 2, N.Y. Yankees 1

Chicago White Sox 4, Cleveland 3

Kansas City 7, Minnesota 1

Oakland 6, L.A. Angels 3

Houston 7, Seattle 5

Tuesday's Games

Baltimore (B.Norris 0-1) at Toronto (Buehrle 2-0), 7:07 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees (Eovaldi 0-0) at Detroit (Lobstein 1-0), 7:08 p.m.

Boston (Miley 0-1) at Tampa Bay (Archer 2-1), 7:10 p.m.

Cleveland (Carrasco 1-1) at Chicago White Sox (Noesi 0-1), 8:10 p.m.

Minnesota (Milone 2-0) at Kansas City (J.Vargas 1-1), 8:10 p.m.

Oakland (Pomeranz 1-1) at L.A. Angels (Santiago 1-1), 10:05 p.m.

Houston (McHugh 2-0) at Seattle (T.Walker 0-2), 10:10 p.m.

NATIONAL LEAGUE Monday's Games

Chicago Cubs 5, Pittsburgh 2

Cincinnati 6, Milwaukee 1

San Diego 14, Colorado 3

Tuesday's Games

Chicago Cubs (T.Wood 1-1) at Pittsburgh (Liriano 0-1), 7:05 p.m.

Miami (Haren 1-0) at Philadelphia (Williams 0-1), 7:05 p.m.

St. Louis (Lynn 1-1) at Washington (G.Gonzalez 1-1), 7:05 p.m.

Atlanta (Cahill 0-1) at N.Y. Mets (Niese 1-0), 7:10 p.m.

Cincinnati (Marquis 0-1) at Milwaukee (Fiers 0-2), 8:10 p.m.

San Diego (Morrow 0-0) at Colorado (Matzek 1-0), 8:40 p.m.

L.A. Dodgers (B.Anderson 1-0) at San Francisco (Lincecum 0-1), 10:15 p.m.

INTERLEAGUE

Texas (N.Martinez 2-0) at Arizona (C.Anderson 0-0), 9:40 p.m.

NBA PLAYOFFS

Monday, April 20

Chicago 91, Milwaukee 82, Chicago leads series 2-0

Golden State 97, New Orleans 87, Golden State leads series 2-0

Tuesday, April 21

Boston at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

Washington at Toronto, 8 p.m.

Dallas at Houston, 9:30 p.m.

NHL PLAYOFFS

Monday, April 20

N.Y. Rangers 2, Pittsburgh 1, N.Y. Rangers lead series 2-1

Minnesota 3, St. Louis 0, Minnesota leads series 2-1

Anaheim 5, Winnipeg 4, OT, Anaheim leads series 3-0

Tuesday, April 21

Tampa Bay at Detroit, 7 p.m.

Washington at N.Y. Islanders, 7:30 p.m.

Nashville at Chicago, 9:30 p.m.

Vancouver at Calgary, 10 p.m.

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