Scoreboard: Aug. 12

August 12, 2014 

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX—Optioned LHP Eric Surkamp to Charlotte (IL).

DETROIT TIGERS—Recalled RHP Justin Miller and LHP Ian Krol from Toledo (IL).

MINNESOTA TWINS—Reinstated 1B Joe Mauer from the 15-day DL. Recalled LHP Tommy Milone from Rochester (IL).

NEW YORK YANKEES—Optioned RHP Bryan Mitchell to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Selected the contract of RHP Chris Leroux from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

SEATTLE MARINERS—Optioned RHP Erasmo Ramirez to Tacoma (PCL). Recalled OF James Jones from Tacoma.

TEXAS RANGERS—Assigned C Chris Gimenez outright to Round Rock (PCL).

TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Optioned 2B Ryan Goins to Buffalo (IL). Selected the contract of LHP Brad Mills fromi Buffalo.

National League

LOS ANGELES DODGERS—Optioned RHP Pedro Baez to Albuquerque (PCL).

NEW YORK METS—Released OF Bobby Abreu. Sent RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka to St. Lucie (FSL) for a rehab assignment.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES—Agreed to terms with OF Tony Gwynn Jr. on a minor league contract.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Placed OF Andrew McCutchen on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 4. Recalled RHP Casey Sadler from Indianapolis (IL).

SAN DIEGO PADRES—Optioned RHP Joe Wieland to El Paso (PCL). Designated OF Jeff Francoeur for assignment. Recalled OF Rymer Liriano from El Paso. Sent RHP Andrew Cashner to El Paso for a rehab assignment.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS—Placed C Hector Sanchez on the 15-day DL.

COLLEGE

COLORADO STATE—Signed football coach Jim McElwain to a five-year contract and volleyball coach Tom Hilbert and women's basketball coach Ryun Williams to multi-year contracts.

Baseball

minor league

south atlantic league

Second half

Northern Division

W L Pct. GB

Hagerstown (Nationals) 33 18 .647 —

x-Greensboro (Marlins) 30 20 .600 2½

Hickory (Rangers) 29 21 .580 3½

Kannapolis (White Sox) 25 26 .490 8

West Virginia (Pirates) 24 27 .471 9

Delmarva (Orioles) 22 29 .431 11

Lakewood (Phillies) 19 31 .380 13½

Southern Division

Asheville (Rockies) 35 16 .686 —

x-Savannah (Mets) 32 19 .627 3

Charleston, S.C. (Yankees)

25 25 .500 9½

Augusta (Giants) 23 28 .451 12

Rome (Braves) 23 28 .451 12

Lexington (Royals) 19 32 .373 16

Greenville (Red Sox) 16 35 .314 19

x-won first half

Monday's games

Kannapolis 10, Lexington 0

Lakewood at Greensboro, ppd., rain

Hagerstown 13, Delmarva 7

Rome 12, Greenville 5

Savannah 4, Asheville 3 (10)

Augusta 2, West Virginia 1

Hickory at Charleston, S.C. (n)

Tuesday's games

Lakewood at Greensboro, 5 p.m., 1st game

Hagerstown at Delmarva, 7:05 p.m.

Hickory at Charleston, S.C., 7:05 p.m.

Rome at Greenville, 7:05 p.m.

Augusta at West Virginia, 7:05 p.m.

Asheville at Savannah, 7:05 p.m.

Lexington at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Lakewood at Greensboro, 7:30 p.m., 2nd game

Wednesday's games

Hickory at Charleston, S.C., 12:05 p.m.

Lexington at Kannapolis, 12:05 p.m.

Lakewood at Greensboro, 12:30 p.m.

Hagerstown at Delmarva, 7:05 p.m.

Asheville at Savannah, 7:05 p.m.

Rome at Greenville, 7:05 p.m.

Augusta at West Virginia, 7:05 p.m.

Lexington 000 000 000— 0 6 1

Kannapolis 037 000 00x—10 8 1

Tenuta, Fernandez (3) and Johnson; Wheeler, Abramson (6), Mitchell (9) and Austin. W—Wheeler (2-3). L—Tenuta (5-9). 2B—K: Hayes 2, Morris, Williams. HR—K: Morris.

Football

nfl

calendar

Aug. 26 — Teams must reduce rosters to maximum of 75 active players.

Aug. 30 — Teams must reduce rosters to maximum of 53 active players.

Aug. 31 Waiver period begins for players released the previous day; practice squads can be filled.

Sept. 4 Regular season begins, Green Bay at Seattle.

Sept. 7-8 — First full weekend of regular season.

Oct. 7 Fall owners meetings, Detroit.

Oct. 28 — Trade deadline.

Dec. 28 — Regular season ends.

Jan. 3-4, 2015 — Wild-card playoffs.

Jan. 10-11 — Divisional playoffs.

Jan. 18 — Conference championships.

Jan. 25 — Pro Bowl, Glendale, Arizona.

Feb. 1 — Super Bowl, Glendale, Arizona.

preseason

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

N.Y. Jets 1 0 0 1.000 13 10

Buffalo 1 1 0 .500 33 35

Miami 0 1 0 .000 10 16

New England 0 1 0 .000 6 23

South

Jacksonville 1 0 0 1.000 16 10

Tennessee 1 0 0 1.000 20 16

Houston 0 1 0 .000 0 32

Indianapolis 0 1 0 .000 10 13

North

Baltimore 1 0 0 1.000 23 3

Cincinnati 0 1 0 .000 39 41

Cleveland 0 1 0 .000 12 13

Pittsburgh 0 1 0 .000 16 20

West

Denver 1 0 0 1.000 21 16

Kansas City 1 0 0 1.000 41 39

San Diego 1 0 0 1.000 27 7

Oakland 0 1 0 .000 6 10

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

N.Y. Giants 2 0 0 1.000 37 29

Washington 1 0 0 1.000 23 6

Dallas 0 1 0 .000 7 27

Philadelphia 0 1 0 .000 28 34

South

Atlanta 1 0 0 1.000 16 10

New Orleans 1 0 0 1.000 26 24

Carolina 0 1 0 .000 18 20

Tampa Bay 0 1 0 .000 10 16

North

Chicago 1 0 0 1.000 34 28

Detroit 1 0 0 1.000 13 12

Minnesota 1 0 0 1.000 10 6

Green Bay 0 1 0 .000 16 20

West

Arizona 1 0 0 1.000 32 0

San Francisco 0 1 0 .000 3 23

Seattle 0 1 0 .000 16 21

St. Louis 0 1 0 .000 24 26

(Broadcast channel in parentheses)

WEEK ONE

Sunday, Aug. 3

N.Y. Giants 17, Bills 13

Thursday, Aug. 7

N.Y. Jets 13, Indianapolis 10

Baltimore 23, San Francisco 3

Washington 20, New England 6

Kansas City 41, Cincinnati 39

Denver 21, Seattle 16

San Diego 27, Dallas 7

Friday, Aug. 8

Atlanta 16, Miami 10

Buffalo 20, Carolina 18

Jacksonville 16, Tampa Bay 10

Chicago 34, Philadelphia 28

Minnesota 10, Oakland 6

New Orleans 26, St. Louis 24

Saturday's games

Detroit 13, Cleveland 12

N.Y. Giants 20, Pittsburgh 16

Arizona 32, Houston 0

Tennessee 20, Green Bay 16

WEEK TWO

Thursday's game

Jacksonville at Chicago, 8 p.m. (ESPN)

Friday's games

Philadelphia at New England, 7:30 p.m. (NFL)

Tennessee at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Detroit at Oakland, 10 p.m.

San Diego at Seattle, 10 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 16

Green Bay at St. Louis, 4 p.m. (NFL)

N.Y. Jets at Cincinnati, 7 p.m.

Baltimore at Dallas, 7 p.m. (NFL)

N.Y. Giants at Indianapolis, 7 p.m.

Buffalo at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.

Miami at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.

Atlanta at Houston, 8 p.m.

Arizona at Minnesota, 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 17

Denver at San Francisco, 4 p.m. (NFL)

Kansas City at Carolina, 8 p.m. (Fox)

Monday, Aug. 18

Cleveland at Washington, 8 p.m. (ESPN)

WEEK THREE

Thursday, Aug. 21

Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m. (NFL)

Friday, Aug. 22

Oakland at Green Bay, 8 p.m. (CBS)

Jacksonville at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Carolina at New England, 7:30 p.m.

N.Y. Giants at N.Y. Jets, 7:30 p.m.

Chicago at Seattle, 10 p.m. (NFL)

Saturday, Aug. 23

Tampa Bay at Buffalo, 4:30 p.m. (NFL)

Dallas at Miami, 7 p.m.

Tennessee at Atlanta, 7 p.m.

Washington at Baltimore, 7:30 p.m.

New Orleans at Indianapolis, 8 p.m. (CBS)

St. Louis at Cleveland, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at Kansas City, 8 p.m.

Houston at Denver, 9 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 24

San Diego at San Francisco, 4 p.m. (Fox)

Cincinnati at Arizona, 8 p.m. (NBC)

WEEK FOUR

Thursday, Aug. 28

Atlanta at Jacksonville, 6 p.m.

Detroit at Buffalo, 7 p.m.

Indianapolis at Cincinnati, 7 p.m.

Kansas City at Green Bay, 7 p.m.

St. Louis at Miami, 7 p.m.

N.Y. Jets at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. (NFL)

New England at NY Giants, 7:30 p.m.

Carolina at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.

Washington at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.

Chicago at Cleveland, 8 p.m.

Denver at Dallas, 8 p.m.

San Francisco at Houston, 8 p.m.

Baltimore at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at Tennessee, 8 p.m.

Seattle at Oakland, 10 p.m. (NFL)

Arizona at San Diego, 10 p.m.

college

naia preseason poll

As voted by coaches. With first-place votes in parentheses, 2013 season records, total points, and previous ranking:

2013

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Grand View (15) 14-0 340 1

2. Carroll 12-2 322 2

3. Morningside 11-2 308 4

4. Cumberlands 13-1 306 3

5. Baker 11-2 285 5

6. St. Francis 9-3 278 6

7. Missouri Valley 9-3 269 7

8. Tabor 10-3 236 8

9. Rocky Mountain 9-4 226 10

10. Faulkner 9-3 225 9

11. Benedictine 10-2 213 11

12. Georgetown 7-4 205 12

13. Northwestern 8-3 187 13

14. Ottawa 8-4 168 14

15. Sterling 9-3 159 15

16. St. Xavier 7-4 147 t16

17. St. Ambrose 7-4 130 t16

18. Lindsey Wilson 8-3 123 18

19. Friends 8-3 96 19

20. St. Francis 7-4 88 20

21. Dakota Wesleyan 8-3 72 21

22. Southern Oregon 7-4 52 24

23. Langston 6-4 44 22

24. Peru St. 7-4 42 23

25. Cumberland, Tenn. 7-4 27 25

week one schedule

(All times p.m., unless noted)

Thursday, Aug. 28

SECNo. 20 Texas A&M at No. 9 South Carolina, 6; Boise St. at No. 19 Mississippi, 8; Temple at Vanderbilt, 9:15

STATE—Eastern Ky. at Robert Morris, 6; Pikeville at Bluefield, 6:30; Lindsey Wilson at Campbellsville, 7:30; Ky. Christian at Tennessee Tech, 8; Union at Murray St., 8

TOP 25—Weber St. at No. 18 Arizona St., 10:30

Friday, Aug. 29

STATE—Bowling Green at Western Ky., 7:30TOP 25—Jacksonville St. at No. 8 Michigan St., 7:30

Saturday, Aug. 30

SEC—Tenn.-Martin at Kentucky, noon; South Dakota St. at Missouri, 3:30; West Virginia vs. No. 2 Alabama at Georgia Dome, Atlanta, 3:30; Arkansas at No. 5 Auburn, 4; No. 16 Clemson at No. 12 Georgia, 5:30; Idaho at Florida, 7; Southern Miss at Mississippi St., 7:30; No. 14 Wisconsin vs. No. 13 Louisiana St. at NRG Stadium, Houston, 9

STATE—Morehead St. at Richmond, 6

TOP 25No. 1 Florida St. vs. Oklahoma St. at Arlington, Texas, 8; Louisiana Tech at No. 3 Oklahoma, 7; South Dakota at No. 4 Oregon, 10:30; No. 6 Ohio St. at Navy, noon; No. 7 UCLA at Virginia, noon; SMU at No. 10 Baylor, 7:30; UC Davis at No. 11 Stanford, 4; Fresno St. at No. 15 Southern Cal, 7:30; Rice at No. 17 Notre Dame, 3:30; Stephen F. Austin at No. 21 Kansas St., 7:10; Fla. Atlantic at No. 22 Nebraska, 3:30; Liberty at No. 23 North Carolina, 6; North Texas at No. 24 Texas, 8; No. 25 Washington at Hawaii, 10:30

Sunday, Aug. 31

SEC—Utah St. at Tennessee, 7

MONDAY, SEPT. 1

STATE—Miami at Louisville, 8

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college

preseason poll

As voted by coaches. With first-place votes in parentheses, 2013 season records, total points, and 2013 final rank:2013-14

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Penn St. (32) 34-2 1,417 1

2. Texas (11) 27-3 1,389 3

3. Stanford (7) 27-6 1,356 5

4. Washignton 30-3 1,280 4

5. Southern Cal (2) 29-6 1,272 6

6. Wisconsin (8) 28-10 1,264 2

7. Nebraska 26-7 1,149 7

8. Purdue 23-12 980 8

9. BYU 24-7 924 13

10. Florida 28-4 897 15

11. Illinois 18-15 813 16

12. Minnesota 28-7 802 10

13. Florida St. 26-8 695 11

14. San Diego 26-4 628 9

15. Missouri 35-1 547 12

16. Michigan St. 23-12 494 14

17. Hawaii 25-5 481 18

18. Colorado St. 28-2 472 21

19. Kentucky 22-9 452 20

20. North Carolina 27-5 378 25

21. Duke 28-5 361 22

22. Kansas 26-8 232 17

23. Creighton 23-9 184 —

24. American 32-3 134 19

25. Arizona St. 19-14 129 —

Odds

glantz-culver line

nfl preseason

Thursday

Favorite Open Mon. Underdog

at Chicago 4 4 Jacksonville

Friday

at New England 3 3 Philadelphia

at New Orleans 4 4 Tennessee

at Oakland 1 1 Detroit

at Seattle 5½ 5½ San Diego

Saturday

at St. Louis 1½ 2½ Green Bay

at Indianapolis 3 2½ N.Y. Giants

at Dallas 2 pk  Baltimore

at Cincinnati 3½ 3½ N.Y. Jets

at Pittsburgh 3 2  Buffalo

at Tampa Bay 2 2  Miami

at Houston 2 1½   Atlanta

at Minnesota 2½ 3  Arizona

Sunday, aUG. 17

at San Francisco 3 3 Denver

at Carolina 2½ 3 Kansas City

Monday, Aug. 18

at Washington 3 3 Cleveland

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