Scoreboard


Pro baseball

Major League Baseball

National League

East Division

W L Pct GB

Washington 58 47 .552 —

Atlanta 58 49 .542 1

Miami 53 54 .495 6

New York 52 56 .481 7½

Philadelphia 47 61 .435 12½

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Milwaukee 60 49 .550 —

St. Louis 56 49 .533 2

Pittsburgh 57 50 .533 2

Cincinnati 53 54 .495 6

Chicago 44 62 .415 14½

West Division

W L Pct GB

Los Angeles 60 47 .561 —

San Francisco 58 50 .537 2½

San Diego 47 59 .443 12½

Arizona 47 61 .435 13½

Colorado 44 63 .411 16

Wednesday’s Games

Milwaukee 5, Tampa Bay 0

N.Y. Mets 11, Philadelphia 2

Arizona 5, Cincinnati 4

Washington 4, Miami 3

San Francisco 7, Pittsburgh 5

Colorado 6, Chicago Cubs 4, 10 innings

Atlanta at L.A. Dodgers, late

St. Louis at San Diego, late

Thursday’s Games

Colorado (P.Hernandez 0-0) at Chicago Cubs (Arrieta 5-2), 8:20 a.m.

St. Louis (S.Miller 7-8) at San Diego (Despaigne 2-2), 9:40 a.m.

Philadelphia (Cl.Lee 4-5) at Washington (G.Gonzalez 6-6), 1:05 p.m.

Cincinnati (Cueto 11-6) at Miami (Koehler 7-7), 1:10 p.m.

Pittsburgh (Locke 2-2) at Arizona (Collmenter 8-5), 3:40 p.m.

Atlanta (Teheran 10-6) at L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 12-2), 4:10 p.m.

American League

East Division

W L Pct GB

Baltimore 60 46 .566 —

Toronto 59 50 .541 2½

New York 55 52 .514 5½

Tampa Bay 53 55 .491 8

Boston 48 60 .444 13

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Detroit 58 46 .558 —

Kansas City 54 52 .509 5

Cleveland 53 54 .495 6½

Chicago 52 56 .481 8

Minnesota 48 58 .453 11

West Division

W L Pct GB

Oakland 66 41 .617 —

Los Angeles 63 43 .594 2½

Seattle 55 52 .514 11

Houston 44 64 .407 22½

Texas 43 65 .398 23½

Wednesday’s Games

Milwaukee 5, Tampa Bay 0

Houston 8, Oakland 1

Baltimore 4, L.A. Angels 3

Cleveland 2, Seattle 0

Detroit 7, Chicago White Sox 2

Toronto 6, Boston 1

Texas 3, N.Y. Yankees 2

Kansas City 3, Minnesota 2

Thursday’s Games

Chicago White Sox (Joh.Danks 9-6) at Detroit (Smyly 6-9), 7:08 a.m.

L.A. Angels (Skaggs 5-5) at Baltimore (B.Norris 8-7), 1:05 p.m.

Seattle (C.Young 9-6) at Cleveland (McAllister 3-6), 1:05 p.m.

Minnesota (Correia 5-13) at Kansas City (Ventura 7-8), 2:10 p.m.

Toronto (Hutchison 7-9) at Houston (Cosart 9-7), 2:10 p.m.

Pro basketball

Women’s National

Basketball Association

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

Atlanta 16 9 .640 —

Washington 13 14 .481 4

Indiana 12 14 .462 4½

New York 11 14 .440 5

Chicago 10 16 .385 6½

Connecticut 10 17 .370 7

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

x-Phoenix 22 3 .880 —

x-Minnesota 20 6 .769 2½

San Antonio 13 14 .481 10

Los Angeles 12 15 .444 11

Tulsa 10 17 .370 13

Seattle 9 19 .321 14½

x-clinched playoff spot

Tuesday’s Games

Atlanta 89, Connecticut 80

New York 80, Washington 76, OT

San Antonio 92, Chicago 74

Tulsa 80, Seattle 74

Phoenix 90, Los Angeles 69

Wednesday’s Games

No games scheduled

Thursday’s Games

New York at Chicago, 2 p.m.

Phoenix at Minnesota, 2 p.m.

Atlanta at Tulsa, 2 p.m.

Indiana at Seattle, 4 p.m.

Friday’s Games

Connecticut at San Antonio, 2 p.m.

Sports Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Sent RHP Ubaldo Jimenez to Aberdeen (NYP) for a rehab assignment.

MINNESOTA TWINS — RHP Matt Guerrier refused outright assignment and chose free agency.

TEXAS RANGERS — Sent LHP Derek Holland to Frisco (TL) for a rehab assignment.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Sent OF Cole Gillespie to the GCL Blue Jays for a rehab assignment.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Placed RHP Shae Simmons on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Sunday. Recalled RHP Juan Jaime from Gwinnett (IL).

MIAMI MARLINS — Optioned OF Jake Marisnick to New Orleans (PCL). Recalled INF Ed Lucas from New Orleans.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Released C George Kottaras. Transferred RHP Michael Wacha to the 60-day DL. Traded OF James Ramsey to Cleveland for RHP Justin Masterson.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Designated 2B Tony Abreu for assignment. Optioned 3B Adam Duvall to Fresno (PCL). Selected the contract of 1B Travis Ishikawa from Fresno. Recalled OF Juan Perez from Fresno.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

BROOKLYN NETS — Named Paul Westphal, John Welch, Tony Brown, Joe Wolf and Jay Humphries assistant coaches and Jim Sann assistant coach/advance scout.

United League

FORT WORTH CATS — Traded INF Andres Rodriguez to Amarillo (AA) for a player to be named later and future considerations.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL — Suspended Buffalo LB Nigel Bradham one game for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse.

BUFFALO BILLS — Signed RB Fred Jackson to a one-year contract extension.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed WR Marlon Moore and OL Ryan Lee.

DALLAS COWBOYS — Signed OT Tyron Smith to an eight-year contract extension.

COLLEGE

NCAA — Granted UConn women’s basketball F Morgan Tuck a medical hardship waiver.

BARUCH — Named Rachel Carey women’s assistant volleyball coach.

CARSON-NEWMAN — Named Michael Graves assistant softball coach.

CENTRAL CONNECTICUT STATE — Named Tanya Kotowicz women’s lacrosse coach.

HAMPTON — Named Eugene Marshall athletic director and Donovan Rose assistant athletic director for development and director of the HOPE Program.

LIMESTONE — Named Kari DeHof coordinator of compliance.

MARTIN METHODIST — Named Darryce Moore women’s assistant basketball coach.

NEW MEXICO — Suspended OL Jamal Price from the football team.

RICE — Named Taylor Fogleman women’s assistant coach.

ROWAN — Named Mike Dickson baseball coach.

TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN — Named Lucas Monroe assistant strength and conditioning coach.

Pro soccer

Major League Soccer

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

Sporting KC11 5 5 38 31 19

D.C. 11 5 4 37 32 20

New Eng. 8 11 2 26 28 33

Toronto FC 7 7 5 26 27 28

Columbus 6 7 8 26 25 27

New York 5 6 9 24 32 31

Philadelphia 5 8 8 23 33 35

Chicago 3 5 12 21 27 33

Houston 5 11 4 19 22 40

Montreal 3 12 5 14 21 37

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

Seattle 12 5 2 38 35 27

R-Salt Lake 8 4 8 32 31 26

Los Angeles 8 4 6 30 29 16

Colorado 8 7 6 30 31 27

FC Dallas 8 7 6 30 34 31

Vancouver 6 4 11 29 31 29

Portland 6 6 9 27 35 35

Chivas USA 6 9 5 23 21 33

San Jose 5 8 5 20 22 20

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

Wednesday’s Games

D.C. United 3, Toronto FC 0

New England 3, Colorado 0

Chicago 0, Vancouver 0, tie

New York at Real Salt Lake, late

Friday, Aug. 1

Philadelphia at Sporting Kansas City, 2 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 2

Portland at Los Angeles, 8:30 a.m.

Toronto FC at Montreal, 11 a.m.

New England at New York, 1 p.m.

Columbus at Chicago, 2:30 p.m.

Real Salt Lake at Colorado, 3 p.m.

Seattle FC at San Jose, 4:30 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 3

D.C. United at Houston, 2 p.m.

FC Dallas at Chivas USA, 4 p.m.

 

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