Scoreboard


Major League Baseball

American League

East Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 71 49 .592 —

Tampa Bay 66 50 .569 3

Baltimore 65 52 .556 4½

New York 60 57 .513 9½

Toronto 54 64 .458 16

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Detroit 69 48 .590 —

Kansas City 62 54 .534 6½

Cleveland 63 56 .529 7

Minnesota 53 63 .457 15½

Chicago 45 72 .385 24

West Division

W L Pct GB

Texas 69 50 .580 —

Oakland 67 50 .573 1

Seattle 54 63 .462 14

Los Angeles 53 64 .453 15

Houston 37 80 .316 31

Sunday’s Games

N.Y. Yankees 5, Detroit 4

Cleveland 6, L.A. Angels 5

Oakland 6, Toronto 4

Kansas City 4, Boston 3

Minnesota 5, Chicago White Sox 2

Texas 6, Houston 1

Baltimore 10, San Francisco 2

Seattle 2, Milwaukee 0

L.A. Dodgers 8, Tampa Bay 2

Monday’s Games

Oakland 5, Toronto 1

Texas 2, Houston 1

N.Y. Yankees 2, L.A. Angels 1

Minnesota 3, Cleveland 0

Chicago White Sox 6, Detroit 2

Kansas City 6, Miami 2

Baltimore at Arizona, late

Today’s Games

L.A. Angels (Vargas 6-4) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 9-10), 1:05 p.m.

Boston (Dempster 6-8) at Toronto (Redmond 1-1), 1:07 p.m.

Seattle (E.Ramirez 3-0) at Tampa Bay (Archer 6-4), 1:10 p.m.

Milwaukee (Estrada 4-4) at Texas (Ogando 5-3), 2:05 p.m.

Cleveland (McAllister 4-7) at Minnesota (Deduno 7-5), 2:10 p.m.

Detroit (Scherzer 17-1) at Chicago White Sox (H.Santiago 3-7), 2:10 p.m.

Miami (Fernandez 8-5) at Kansas City (B.Chen 5-0), 2:10 p.m.

Baltimore (Mig.Gonzalez 8-5) at Arizona (Delgado 4-3), 3:40 p.m.

Houston (Lyles 4-6) at Oakland (Colon 14-4), 4:05 p.m.

National League

East Division

W L Pct GB

Atlanta 72 47 .605 —

Washington 57 60 .487 14

New York 54 61 .470 16

Philadelphia 53 65 .449 18½

Miami 44 73 .376 27

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Pittsburgh 70 47 .598 —

St. Louis 67 50 .573 3

Cincinnati 66 52 .559 4½

Chicago 52 66 .441 18½

Milwaukee 51 67 .432 19½

West Division

W L Pct GB

Los Angeles 67 50 .573 —

Arizona 60 57 .513 7

Colorado 56 64 .467 12½

San Diego 53 65 .449 14½

San Francisco 52 65 .444 15

Sunday’s Games

Cincinnati 3, San Diego 2, 13 innings

Atlanta 9, Miami 4

St. Louis 8, Chicago Cubs 4

Baltimore 10, San Francisco 2

Seattle 2, Milwaukee 0

N.Y. Mets 9, Arizona 5

Colorado 3, Pittsburgh 2

Washington 6, Philadelphia 0

L.A. Dodgers 8, Tampa Bay 2

Monday’s Games

Philadelphia 5, Atlanta 1

Cincinnati 2, Chicago Cubs 0

Kansas City 6, Miami 2

Colorado 14, San Diego 2

Arizona 7, Baltimore 6

N.Y. Mets at L.A. Dodgers, late

Today’s Games

San Francisco (Bumgarner 11-7) at Washington (G.Gonzalez 7-5), 1:05 p.m.

Philadelphia (E.Martin 1-1) at Atlanta (Medlen 9-10), 1:10 p.m.

Cincinnati (H.Bailey 7-10) at Chicago Cubs (Samardzija 6-11), 2:05 p.m.

Milwaukee (Estrada 4-4) at Texas (Ogando 5-3), 2:05 p.m.

Miami (Fernandez 8-5) at Kansas City (B.Chen 5-0), 2:10 p.m.

Pittsburgh (Morton 4-3) at St. Louis (Wainwright 13-7), 2:15 p.m.

San Diego (Stults 8-10) at Colorado (Manship 0-1), 2:40 p.m.

Baltimore (Mig.Gonzalez 8-5) at Arizona (Delgado 4-3), 3:40 p.m.

N.Y. Mets (Harvey 9-3) at L.A. Dodgers (Ryu 11-3), 4:10 p.m.

Pro football

National Football League

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New Eng. 1 0 0 1.000 31 22

Buffalo 1 0 0 1.000 44 20

Miami 1 1 0 .500 47 27

N.Y. Jets 0 1 0 .000 17 26

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 1 0 0 1.000 27 13

Indianapolis 0 1 0 .000 20 44

Jacksonville 0 1 0 .000 3 27

Tennessee 0 1 0 .000 21 22

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Baltimore 1 0 0 1.000 44 16

Cincinnati 1 0 0 1.000 34 10

Cleveland 1 0 0 1.000 27 19

Pittsburgh 0 1 0 .000 13 18

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Denver 1 0 0 1.000 10 6

Oakland 1 0 0 1.000 19 17

Kansas City 0 1 0 .000 13 17

San Diego 0 1 0 .000 10 31

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

N.Y. Giants 1 0 0 1.000 18 13

Washington 1 0 0 1.000 22 21

Dallas 1 1 0 .500 41 39

Philadelphia 0 1 0 .000 22 31

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Carolina 1 0 0 1.000 24 17

New Orleans 1 0 0 1.000 17 13

Atlanta 0 1 0 .000 10 34

Tampa Bay 0 1 0 .000 16 44

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Detroit 1 0 0 1.000 26 17

Chicago 0 1 0 .000 17 24

Green Bay 0 1 0 .000 0 17

Minnesota 0 1 0 .000 13 27

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Arizona 1 0 0 1.000 17 0

Seattle 1 0 0 1.000 31 10

San Fran. 0 1 0 .000 6 10

St. Louis 0 1 0 .000 19 27

Thursday’s Games

Baltimore 44, Tampa Bay 16

Washington 22, Tennessee 21

Cincinnati 34, Atlanta 10

Cleveland 27, St. Louis 19

Denver 10, San Francisco 6

Seattle 31, San Diego 10

Friday’s Games

Detroit 26, N.Y. Jets 17

Miami 27, Jacksonville 3

New England 31, Philadelphia 22

Houston 27, Minnesota 13

New Orleans 17, Kansas City 13

Arizona 17, Green Bay 0

Carolina 24, Chicago 17

Oakland 19, Dallas 17

Saturday’s Game

N.Y. Giants 18, Pittsburgh 13

Sunday’s Game

Buffalo 44, Indianapolis 20

Thursday, Aug. 15

Detroit at Cleveland, 1:30 p.m.

Atlanta at Baltimore, 1:30 p.m.

Carolina at Philadelphia, 1:30 p.m.

San Diego at Chicago, 2 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 16

Minnesota at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

Oakland at New Orleans, 2 p.m.

San Francisco at Kansas City, 2 p.m.

Tampa Bay at New England, 2 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 17

Dallas at Arizona, 10:30 a.m.

Tennessee at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.

Jacksonville at N.Y. Jets, 1:30 p.m.

Green Bay at St. Louis, 2 p.m.

Miami at Houston, 2 p.m.

Denver at Seattle, 4 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 18

Indianapolis at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m.

Monday, Aug. 19

Pittsburgh at Washington, 2 p.m.

Pro basketball

Women’s National

Basketball Association

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

Chicago 15 7 .682 —

Atlanta 11 8 .579 2½

Indiana 11 11 .500 4

Washington 11 13 .458 5

New York 10 13 .435 5½

Connecticut 6 15 .286 8½

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

Minnesota 17 5 .773 —

Los Angeles 16 7 .696 1½

Phoenix 12 11 .522 5½

Seattle 9 12 .429 7½

San Antonio 8 14 .364 9

Tulsa 7 17 .292 11

Saturday’s Games

Los Angeles 85, New York 67

Indiana 80, Atlanta 66

Sunday’s Games

Washington 74, Connecticut 63

Phoenix 77, Tulsa 56

Chicago 94, Minnesota 86, OT

New York 88, Atlanta 82

San Antonio at Seattle, late

Monday’s Games

No games scheduled

Today’s Games

Chicago at Los Angeles, 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday’s Games

Atlanta at Connecticut, 1 p.m.

Indiana at Phoenix, 4 p.m.

Pro soccer

Major League Soccer

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

Sporting KC 11 7 6 39 36 24

New York 11 8 5 38 36 31

Philadelphia 10 7 7 37 36 32

Montreal 10 7 5 35 34 34

Houston 9 7 6 33 26 22

Chicago 9 9 4 31 29 32

New Eng. 8 9 6 30 27 23

Columbus 7 11 5 26 27 30

Toronto FC 4 11 8 20 21 31

D.C. 3 16 4 13 13 38

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

R-Salt Lake 12 7 5 41 39 26

Vancouver 10 7 6 36 36 30

Colorado 9 7 9 36 31 27

Portland 8 3 11 35 32 21

Los Angeles 10 9 4 34 35 30

Seattle 10 7 4 34 29 23

FC Dallas 8 6 9 33 30 33

San Jose 8 10 6 30 25 35

Chivas USA 4 13 6 18 20 40

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie.

Saturday’s Games

Seattle FC 2, Toronto FC 1

Vancouver 2, San Jose 0

Columbus 2, New York 0

Philadelphia 2, D.C. United 0

Sporting Kansas City 3, New England 0

Chicago 2, Montreal 1

Real Salt Lake 1, Houston 0

Sunday’s Games

FC Dallas 3, Los Angeles 3, tie

Chivas USA 1, Colorado 1, tie

Saturday, Aug. 17

D.C. United at Montreal, 1 p.m.

Toronto FC at Columbus, 1:30 p.m.

Chicago at New England, 1:30 p.m.

Philadelphia at New York, 2 p.m.

Seattle FC at Houston, 3 p.m.

Vancouver at Colorado, 3:30 p.m.

Real Salt Lake at Los Angeles, 4:30 p.m.

FC Dallas at Portland, 11 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 18

Sporting Kansas City at San Jose, 10 a.m.

Monday’s Sports

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Sent RHP Josh Tomlin to Lake County (MWL) for a rehab assignment. Released 3B Mark Reynolds.

DETROIT TIGERS — Placed C Alex Avila on the seven-day DL, retroactive to Sunday. Recalled C Bryan Holaday from Toledo (IL).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Optioned LHP Francisley Bueno to Omaha (PCL).

MINNESOTA TWINS — Reinstated OF Wilkin Ramirez from the 15-day DL.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Agreed to terms with RHP Drew Carpenter on a minor league contract.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Sent OF Franklin Gutierrez to Tacoma (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Claimed LHP Wesley Wright off waivers from Houston.

TEXAS RANGERS — Claimed INF Adam Rosales off waivers from Oakland.

National League

CINCINNATI REDS — Optioned OF Derrick Robinson to Louisville (IL). Reinstated OF Ryan Ludwick from the 60-day DL.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Sent RHP Shawn Tolleson to the AZL Dodgers for a rehab assignment.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Agreed to terms with C Kelly Shoppach on a minor league contract and assigned him to Indianapolis (IL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Announced the retirement of PK Ryan Longwell.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed CB LeQuan Lewis. Released TE Brandon Ford.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Named Marcel Bellefeuille assistant offensive coach. Added DB Joe Sampson and LB Daniel Sheffield to the practice roster.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Named Steve Weeks goaltending coach.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Named Bill Zito assistant general manager.

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Signed F Justin Courtnall and D Matt Grassi.

SOCCER

North American Soccer League

NEW YORK COSMOS — Named Bob Kuperman creative consultant.

COLLEGE

BIG TEN CONFERENCE — Named Adam Augustine and Brett McWethy associate directors of communications, Tony Buyniski director of video services, Brian Keidel assistant director of video services, Kimberly Smith director of human resources and Brandon Winbush director of information technology. Promoted Brenda Hilton director of building services.

CONCORDIA (TEXAS) — Named Rachel Reekstin softball coach.

FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON — Named Livia Gherman men’s and women’s assistant tennis coach.

HOFSTRA — Named Jim Gibbons associate director of athletics for NCAA education and compliance services.

IOWA — Named Lacey Goldwire women’s assistant basketball coach.

MARIST — Promoted women’s associate head basketball coach Megan Gebbia to head coach.

MOUNT OLIVE — Named Dwayne McKay director of external relations.

WINTHROP — Named Brock Duckworth men’s and women’s assistant soccer coach.

TENNIS

Western & Southern Open Results

A U.S. Open Series event

Monday

At The Lindner Family Tennis Center

Mason, Ohio

Purse: Men, $3.73 million (Masters 1000); Women, $2.37 million (Premier)

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

Men First Round

Philipp Kohlschreiber, Germany, def. Mardy Fish, United States, 7-5, 6-2.

Brian Baker, United States, def. Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, 7-5, 6-3.

Marcel Granollers, Spain, def. Lukas Rosol, Czech Republic, 5-7, 6-4, 6-0.

Grigor Dimitrov, Bulgaria, def. Nicolas Almagro (13), Spain, 7-6 (3), 6-4.

Juan Monaco, Argentina, def. Jurgen Melzer, Austria, 6-3, 6-2.

Jeremy Chardy, France, def. Adrian Mannarino, France, 6-4, 6-3.

Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, def. Fabio Fognini (14), Italy, 6-2, 6-4.

Janko Tipsarevic, Serbia, def. Sam Querrey, United States, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-4.

Dmitry Tursunov, Russia, def. Martin Klizan, Slovakia, 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-4.

Women First Round

Lauren Davis, United States, def. Klara Zakopalova, Czech Republic, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (1).

Simona Halep, Romania, def. Hsieh Su-wei, Taiwan, 6-7 (5), 6-1, 6-2.

Vania King, United States, def. Kristina Mladenovic, France, 6-3, 6-4.

Sam Stosur (11), Australia, def. Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russia, 6-1, 7-5.

Sloane Stephens, United States, def. Petra Martic, Croatia, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3.

Marina Erakovic, New Zealand, def. Carla Suarez Navarro, Spain, 6-3, 6-4.

Doubles

Men First Round

Andreas Seppi, Italy, and Mikhail Youzhny, Russia, def. Benoit Paire, France, and Stanislas Wawrinka, Switzerland, 6-2, 6-4.

Women First Round

Vera Dushevina, Russia, and Silvia Soler-Espinosa, Spain, def. Irina-Camelia Begu, Romania, and Zhang Shuai, China, 2-6, 7-5, 10-4.

Daniela Hantuchova, Slovakia, and Martina Hingis, Switzerland, def. Anabel Medina Garrigues, Spain, and Flavia Pennetta, Italy, 4-6, 6-4, 10-5.

Julia Goerges, Germany, and Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, Czech Republic, def. Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears (5), United States, 6-3, 6-3.

 

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