Scoreboard


Major League Baseball

American League

East Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 86 57 .601 —

Tampa Bay 77 62 .554 7

Baltimore 75 65 .536 9½

New York 75 66 .532 10

Toronto 65 76 .461 20

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Detroit 82 59 .582 —

Cleveland 75 65 .536 6½

Kansas City 73 68 .518 9

Minnesota 61 78 .439 20

Chicago 56 84 .400 25½

West Division

W L Pct GB

Texas 80 59 .576 —

Oakland 80 60 .571 ½

Los Angeles 65 74 .468 15

Seattle 63 77 .450 17½

Houston 47 93 .336 33½

Thursday’s Games

Kansas City 7, Seattle 6, 13 innings

Boston 9, N.Y. Yankees 8, 10 innings

Baltimore 3, Chicago White Sox 1

Houston 3, Oakland 2

L.A. Angels 6, Tampa Bay 2

Friday’s Games

Boston 12, N.Y. Yankees 8

Baltimore 4, Chicago White Sox 0

Cleveland 8, N.Y. Mets 1

Detroit 16, Kansas City 2

Toronto 6, Minnesota 5

Houston at Oakland, late

Texas at L.A. Angels, late

Tampa Bay at Seattle, late

Today’s Games

Boston (Lackey 8-12) at N.Y. Yankees (Huff 2-0), 7:05 a.m.

Chicago White Sox (H.Santiago 4-8) at Baltimore (W.Chen 7-7), 7:05 a.m.

Houston (Oberholtzer 4-1) at Oakland (Straily 8-7), 10:05 a.m.

N.Y. Mets (Niese 6-6) at Cleveland (Kluber 7-5), 12:05 p.m.

Detroit (Verlander 12-10) at Kansas City (Duffy 2-0), 1:10 p.m.

Toronto (Happ 3-5) at Minnesota (Correia 9-10), 1:10 p.m.

Texas (D.Holland 9-7) at L.A. Angels (Richards 5-6), 3:05 p.m.

Tampa Bay (Archer 8-6) at Seattle (Paxton 0-0), 3:10 p.m.

National League

East Division

W L Pct GB

Atlanta 85 55 .607 —

Washington 71 69 .507 14

Philadelphia 64 77 .454 21½

New York 63 76 .453 21½

Miami 53 86 .381 31½

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Pittsburgh 81 59 .579 —

St. Louis 81 60 .574 ½

Cincinnati 80 62 .563 2

Chicago 60 80 .429 21

Milwaukee 60 80 .429 21

West Division

W L Pct GB

Los Angeles 83 57 .593 —

Arizona 71 68 .511 11½

Colorado 66 75 .468 17½

San Diego 62 77 .446 20½

San Francisco 62 78 .443 21

Thursday’s Games

Cincinnati 6, St. Louis 2

Arizona 4, San Francisco 2

Friday’s Games

Chicago Cubs 8, Milwaukee 5

Philadelphia 2, Atlanta 1

Cleveland 8, N.Y. Mets 1

Cincinnati 3, L.A. Dodgers 2

Miami 7, Washington 0

St. Louis 12, Pittsburgh 8

Colorado at San Diego, late

Arizona at San Francisco, late

Today’s Games

L.A. Dodgers (Greinke 14-3) at Cincinnati (Latos 14-5), 7:05 a.m.

Milwaukee (Hellweg 0-3) at Chicago Cubs (Arrieta 2-1), 10:05 a.m.

N.Y. Mets (Niese 6-6) at Cleveland (Kluber 7-5), 12:05 p.m.

Atlanta (A.Wood 3-3) at Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 10-12), 1:05 p.m.

Washington (Roark 4-0) at Miami (Eovaldi 3-5), 1:10 p.m.

Pittsburgh (Locke 9-4) at St. Louis (Wainwright 15-9), 1:15 p.m.

Colorado (Chatwood 7-4) at San Diego (T.Ross 3-7), 2:40 p.m.

Arizona (McCarthy 3-9) at San Francisco (M.Cain 8-8), 3:05 p.m.

Pro basketball

Women’s National

Basketball Association

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

z-Chicago 21 9 .700 —

Atlanta 17 13 .567 4

Indiana 14 16 .467 7

Washington 14 16 .467 7

New York 11 20 .355 10½

Connecticut 8 22 .267 13

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

x-Minnesota 23 7 .767 —

x-Los Angeles 22 10 .688 2

Phoenix 16 13 .552 6½

x-Seattle 15 15 .500 8

San Antonio 11 20 .355 12½

Tulsa 10 21 .323 13½

x-clinched playoff spot

z-clinched conference

Friday’s Games

Connecticut 77, Washington 70

Atlanta 70, New York 57

Los Angeles 74, Tulsa 70

Indiana 82, Chicago 77

Phoenix 83, San Antonio 80

Today’s Games

Connecticut at Indiana, 1 p.m.

Minnesota at Seattle, 3 p.m.

Sunday’s Games

Phoenix at Atlanta, 9 a.m.

Chicago at Washington, 10 a.m.

Tulsa at San Antonio, 10:30 a.m.

TENNIS

US Open Glance

NEW YORK (AP) — A look at Friday’s play at the $34.3 million U.S. Open tennis championships:

WEATHER: Sunny and cooler. High of 73.

ATTENDANCE: 22,498.

WOMEN’S RESULTS: No. 1 Serena Williams and No. 2 Victoria Azarenka won semifinal matches, setting up a rematch of last year’s final that Williams won. Williams beat No. 5 Li Na 6-0, 6-3, while Azarenka defeated unseeded Flavia Pennetta 6-4, 6-2.

STAT OF THE DAY: Victoria Azarenka and Flavia Pennetta combined to break serve 13 times in 18 games.

QUOTE OF THE DAY: “We always have really good matches. I look forward to it. It’s great to get to another final. She’s a great player and she lifts her game when it really counts.” — Serena Williams, on Sunday’s women’s singles final match against Victoria Azarenka.

TODAY ON COURT: Men’s Semifinals: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. No. 9 Stanislas Wawrinka, No. 2 Rafael Nadal vs. No. 8 Richard Gasquet.

TODAY ON TV: CBS, 6 a.m.-noon, Hawaii standard time

Friday’s Sports

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

NEW YORK YANKEES — Signed RHP Matt Daley. Recalled Corban Joseph from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL) and placed him on the 60-day DL.

National League

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Activated RHP Jake Westbrook from the 15-day DL.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA — Suspended New York G J.R. Smith five regular-season games for violating the anti-drug program.

MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES — Named Milt Newton general manager.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Re-signed FB James Develin.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS — Announced the resignation of Tom Anselmi chief operating officer of Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment.

MOTORSPORTS

INDYCAR — Fined Scott Dixon $30,000 and placed him on probation through the end of the year for disparaging comments after the Grand Prix of Baltimore.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

MLS — Suspended Houston MF Oscar Boniek Garcia one game and fined him an undislosed amount for his reckless challenge that endangered the safety of Chicago MF Patrick Nyarko in a Sept. 1 game. Fined Real Salt Lake coach Jason Kreis an undislosed amount for violating the League’s mass confrontation policy during a Aug. 30 game against Portland.

COLLEGE

ALBANY (NY) — Named Colleen Cashman-McSween women’s golf coach.

HAMILTON — Named Joe Dougherty defensive coordinator.

LA SALLE — Named Colleen Greway varisty assistant crew coach, Craig Bischoff freshman/novice crew coach and Emily Close graduate assistant crew coach.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Named Liza Dickson women’s rowing coach and Melissa Simmons women’s assistant wrestling coach.

WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH — Named Kevin Tomasiewicz baseball coach.

Glantz-Culver line

NCAA football

Today

Favorite Open Today O/U Underdog

at BC 3½ 3 (48½) Wake Forest

UCF 2 3 24½ (53) at FIU

Saturday

Favorite Open Today O/U Underdog

at Oregon St. 28 27 (53) Hawaii

Florida 3 3(48) at Miami

at Kentucky 13½ 17(56) Miami (Ohio)

at Mich. St. 22 23½(44) S. Florida

Okla. St. 31½ 26(59½) at UTSA

Houston 2 3(67) at Temple

at Ohio 6½ 4½(58½) N.Texas

at N.Carolina 21½ 17½(66) M. Tenn.

Cincinnati 16 8 (54½) at Illinois

at Oklahoma 18 21(59) West Virginia

at Georgia 5 3(56) S.Carolina

at Ohio St. 24 28(55) S.D. St.

Utah St. 9½ 9½(59½) at Air Force

at Tulane 7 6(51) S. Alabama

Oregon 26 22½(61) at Virginia

Duke 7½ 4½(51) at Memphis

at N’western 9½ 16½(53) Syracuse

at Indiana 4 13½(68) Navy

at Nebraska 30 28½(59½) S. Miss.

Texas 3½ 7(57) at BYU

at LSU 34 34½(61) UAB

at Missouri 12½ 17(65½) Toledo

at Tulsa 10 10½(53½) Colo. St.

at Auburn 4 11(62) Arkansas;St.

at Ball St. 11 7½ (62) Army

at Penn St. 28 24(49) E. Michigan

at Baylor 24½ 27½(67) Buffalo

B.Green 2½ 7(45) at Kent St.

at Tennessee 13 13(55½) W. Kent.

at Kansas St. 16 10 (59) La.-Lafayette

at Michigan Pk 4(51) Notre Dame

Minnesota 21 15½ (51½) at N.Mex. St.

at Wyoming 22 28 (65) Idaho

at UTEP 8 6 (51) New Mexico

at USC 20½ 15½ (53½) Wash. St.

Arizona 17½ 10½ (61) at UNLV

at Stanford 18½ 25½ (48½) S.J. St.

NFL

Sunday

Favorite Open Today O/U Underdog

New England 6½ 9½(51) at Buffalo

at Pittsburgh 6½ 7(42) Tennessee

at New Orl. 3 3 (54) Atlanta

Tampa Bay 2½ 3½(40) at N.Y. Jets

Kansas City 2½ 4 (41) at Jacksonville

at Chicago 3 3(42) Cincinnati

at Cleveland Pk Pk (41) Miami

Seattle 3½ 3½ (45) at Carolina

at Detroit 3 5 (46½) Minnesota

at Indianapolis 6½ 9½ (47) Oakland

at St. Louis 5½ 4½ (41) Arizona

at San Fran 5½ 4½ (48½) Green Bay

at Dallas 3 3½ (48½) N.Y. Giants

Monday

at Wash. 4½ 3½ (51½) Philadelphia

Houston 2½ 4 (44) at San Diego

Football

National Football League

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Buffalo 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Miami 0 0 0 .000 0 0

New Eng. 0 0 0 .000 0 0

N.Y. Jets 0 0 0 .000 0 0

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Indianapolis 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Jacksonville 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Tennessee 0 0 0 .000 0 0

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Cincinnati 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Cleveland 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Pittsburgh 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Baltimore 0 1 0 .000 27 49

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Denver 1 0 0 1.000 49 27

Kansas City 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Oakland 0 0 0 .000 0 0

San Diego 0 0 0 .000 0 0

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Dallas 0 0 0 .000 0 0

N.Y. Giants 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Philadelphia 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Washington 0 0 0 .000 0 0

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Atlanta 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Carolina 0 0 0 .000 0 0

New Orleans 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Tampa Bay 0 0 0 .000 0 0

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Chicago 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Detroit 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Green Bay 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Minnesota 0 0 0 .000 0 0

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Arizona 0 0 0 .000 0 0

San Fran. 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Seattle 0 0 0 .000 0 0

St. Louis 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Thursday’s results

Denver 49, Baltimore 27

Sunday’s games

Atlanta at New Orleans, 7 a.m.

Cincinnati at Chicago, 7 a.m.

New England at Buffalo, 7 a.m.

Tennessee at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.

Tampa Bay at N.Y. Jets, 7 a.m.

Kansas City at Jacksonville, 7 a.m.

Seattle at Carolina, 7 a.m.

Miami at Cleveland, 7 a.m.

Minnesota at Detroit, 7 a.m.

Oakland at Indianapolis, 7 a.m.

Green Bay at San Francisco, 10:25 a.m.

Arizona at St. Louis, 10:25 a.m.

N.Y. Giants at Dallas, 2:30 p.m.

Monday’s games

Philadelphia at Washington, 1:10 p.m.

Houston at San Diego, 4:20 p.m.

Soccer

Major League Soccer

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

Montreal 12 7 6 42 41 35

New York 12 9 6 42 40 35

Sport.K.C. 12 9 6 42 38 27

Philadelphia 10 8 9 39 37 37

New Eng. 10 9 7 37 35 25

Houston 10 9 7 37 30 31

Chicago 10 10 5 35 31 35

Columbus 9 13 5 32 31 35

Toronto FC 4 12 10 22 23 35

D.C. 3 18 5 14 16 43

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Real S.L. 14 8 6 48 52 35

L.A. 13 9 4 43 43 32

Seattle 13 8 4 43 33 26

Portland 9 5 12 39 39 30

Colorado 10 8 9 39 34 29

Vancouver 10 9 7 37 38 35

FC Dallas 9 7 10 37 36 38

San Jose 9 11 7 34 28 40

Chivas USA 5 15 7 22 26 48

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

Wednesday’s results

Columbus 2, Houston 0

Seattle FC 1, Chivas USA 0

Today’s games

Vancouver at FC Dallas, 2:30 p.m.

Columbus at Sporting Kansas City, 2:30 p.m.

Chicago at Seattle FC, 4 p.m.

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

Toronto FC at Portland, 5 p.m.

College football

Today

STATE

Hawaii (0-1) at Oregon St. (0-1), 2 p.m.

No. 2 Oregon at Virginia, 9:30 a.m.

No. 3 Ohio St. vs. San Diego State, 9:30 a.m.

No. 4 Clemson vs. South Carolina State, 6:30 a.m.

No. 5 Stanford vs. San Jose State, 5 p.m.

No. 6 South Carolina at No. 11 Georgia, 10:30 a.m.

No. 7 Texas A&M vs. Sam Houston State, 1 p.m.

No. 8 Louisville vs. Eastern Kentucky, 6 a.m.

No. 9 LSU vs. UAB, 1 p.m.

No. 12 Florida at Miami, 6 a.m.

No. 13 Oklahoma St. at UTSA, 6 a.m.

No. 14 Notre Dame at No. 17 Michigan, 2 p.m.

No. 15 Texas at BYU, 1 p.m.

No. 16 Oklahoma vs. West Virginia, 1 p.m.

No. 19 Northwestern vs. Syracuse, noon

No. 21 Wisconsin vs. Tennessee Tech, 6 a.m.

No. 22 Nebraska vs. Southern Miss., noon

 

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