Update On Why Del Rio's Brother Was Released, More WWE TV Tapings Tonight, Lawler Pitching

Update On Why Del Rio's Brother Was Released, More WWE TV Tapings Tonight, Lawler Pitching

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

- Jerry Lawler will be throwing out the first pitch for The Gateway Grizzlies on August 9th at their game against the Rockford Aviators. Wrestling legends Harley Race, Rocky Johnson, Ken Patera, Baron Von Raschke and Larry Matysik will also be appearing.

- As noted, WWE released Alberto Del Rio's brother Memo Montenegro from his developmental contract last week. According to The Wrestling Observer, reports are that he wasn't that good in the ring.

- WWE will tape the July 31st Main Event and the August 2nd SmackDown tonight from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. CM Punk, Rob Van Dam, Randy Orton, Alberto Del Rio, Sheamus and others are advertised to appear. Join us later tonight for full spoilers.

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