Scoreboard: Aug. 18

August 18, 2014 

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BASEBALL

National League

CINCINNATI REDS—Sent 2B Brandon Phillips to Dayton (MWL) for a rehab assignment.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CINCINNATI BENGALS—Waived G Chandler Burden.

OAKLAND RAIDERS—Signed TE Kyle Auffray. Waived K Kevin Goessling.

Auto racing

nascar

sprint cup: pure michigan 400

At Brooklyn, Mich.

2-mile Michigan International Speedway

(Start position in parentheses)

1. (1) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 200 laps, 47 points.

2. (6) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 200, 42.

3. (2) Joey Logano, Ford, 200, 43.

4. (7) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 200, 40.

5. (25) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 200, 40.

6. (19) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 200, 38.

7. (21) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 200, 37.

8. (5) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 200, 37.

9. (30) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 200, 36.

10. (11) Greg Biffle, Ford, 200, 34.

11. (12) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 200, 34.

12. (20) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 200, 32.

13. (22) AJ Allmendinger, Chevrolet, 200, 31.

14. (9) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 200, 30.

15. (10) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 200, 29.

16. (15) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 200, 29.

17. (26) Casey Mears, Chevrolet, 200, 27.

18. (14) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 200, 26.

19. (4) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 199, 25.

20. (23) Aric Almirola, Ford, 199, 66.5, 24.

21. (29) David Gilliland, Ford, 199, 23.

22. (8) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 199, 22.

23. (3) Carl Edwards, Ford, 198, 21.

24. (34) David Ragan, Ford, 198, 20.

25. (36) Cole Whitt, Toyota, 198, 19.

26. (32) Alex Bowman, Toyota, 198, 18.

27. (40) Reed Sorenson, Chevrolet, 197, 17.

28. (33) Josh Wise, Chevrolet, 197, 16.

29. (43) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 197, 0.

30. (31) J.J. Yeley, Toyota, 197, 0.

31. (16) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 196, 14.

32. (38) Travis Kvapil, Ford, 196, 12.

33. (37) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, 195, 11.

34. (41) Alex Kennedy, Chevrolet, 195, 10.

35. (42) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, 195, 0.

36. (39) Martin Truex Jr., Chevrolet, accident, 177, 8.

37. (27) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 176, 7.

38. (18) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 170, 6.

39. (24) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 159, 5.

40. (35) Michael Annett, Chevrolet, vibration, 155, 4.

41. (28) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 153, 0.

42. (17) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, accident, 97, 2.

43. (13) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, accident, 94, 1.

Top 12 in Points: 1. J.Gordon, 816; 2. D.Earnhardt Jr., 813; 3. B.Keselowski, 733; 4. J.Logano, 714; 5. M.Kenseth, 709; 6. K.Harvick, 687; 7. J.Johnson, 686; 8. C.Edwards, 679; 9. R.Newman, 679; 10. C.Bowyer, 672; 11. G.Biffle, 660; 12. K.Kahne, 651.

Baseball

minor league

south atlantic league

Second half

NOrthern Division

W L Pct. GB

Hagerstown (Nationals) 36 21 .632 —

x-Greensboro (Marlins) 35 22 .614 1

Hickory (Rangers) 31 26 .544 5

Kannapolis (White Sox) 29 28 .509 7

West Virginia (Pirates) 28 29 .491 8

Delmarva (Orioles) 24 33 .421 12

Lakewood (Phillies) 22 35 .386 14

Southern Division

Asheville (Rockies) 39 18 .684 —

x-Savannah (Mets) 37 20 .649 2

Charleston (Yankees) 30 27 .526 9

Rome (Braves) 25 32 .439 14

Augusta (Giants) 24 33 .421 15

Lexington (Royals) 21 36 .368 18

Greenville (Red Sox) 18 39 .316 21

x-won first half

Sunday's games

Asheville 11, Augusta 3

Savannah 3, Greenville 2

Lexington 8, West Virginia 1

Greensboro 14, Kannapolis 2

Hickory 7, Delmarva 2

Lakewood 9, Hagerstown 0

Charleston 5, Rome 4

Monday's games

Delmarva at Lexington, 7:05 p.m.

Tuesday's games

Savannah at Rome, 7 p.m.

Hickory at Augusta, 7 p.m.

Delmarva at Lexington, 7:05 p.m.

Asheville at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Greensboro at Hagerstown, 7:05 p.m.

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

Charleston at Greenville, 7:05 p.m.

West Virginia 010 000 000—1 7 0

Lexington 022 012 10x—8 10 0

Gonzalez, Perez (5), Topa (6), Sanchez (7), Lakind (8) and Emsley-Pai; Mills, Perez (6) and Johnson; W—Mills (2-1). L—Gonzalez (2-4). S—Perez (3). 2B—Weiss (WV), Roy (WV), Escalera-Maldonado (L), Ramos (L), Arteaga (L). 3B—Hernandez (L). HR—Hernandez (L), Ramos (L).

youth

little league world series

At South Williamsport, Pa.

TEAMS

(region in parentheses)

United States

Chicago (Great Lakes); Philadelphia (Mid-Atlantic); Rapid City, S.D. (Midwest); Cumberland, R.I. (New England); Lynnwood, Wash. (Northwest); Nashville (Southeast); Pearland, Texas (Southwest); Las Vegas (West).

International

Seoul, South Korea (Asia-Pacific); Perth (Australia); Vancouver, B.C. (Canada); Humacao, Puerto Rico (Caribbean); Brno, Czech Republic (Europe and Africa); Tokyo (Japan); Maracaibo, Venezuela (Latin America); Guadalupe, Nuevo Leon (Mexico)

Double-Elimination tournament

(All times p.m. unless noted)

Thursday, Aug. 14

Seoul 10 Brno 3

Chicago 12 Lynnwood 2 (5)

Humacao 16, Perth 3

Las Vegas 12 Rapid City 2

Friday, Aug. 15

Guadalupe 4 Vancouver 3

Philadelphia 4 Nashville 0

Tokyo 1 Maracaibo 0

Pearland 6 Cumberland 4

Saturday's elimination games

Brno vs. Perth 10 Brno 1

Lynnwood 7 Rapid City 5

Maracaibo 10 Vancouver 0 (5)

Cumberland 8 Nashville 7

Sunday's games

Seoul 8 Humacao 5

Las Vegas 13 Chicago 2

Tokyo 9 Guadelupe 5

Philadelphia 7 Pearland 6

Monday's elimnation games

Consolation: Brno vs. Rapid City, 11 a.m.

Game 17: Perth vs. Guadelupe, 1

Game 18: Lynnwood vs. Pearland, 3

Game 19: Maracaibo vs. Humacao, 6

Game 20: Cumberland vs. Chicago, 8

Tuesday's games

Consolation: Vancouver vs. Nashville, noon

Game 21: Winner G17 vs. Winner G19, 3

Game 22: Winner G18 vs. Winner G20, 7:30

Wednesday's games

Game 23: Seoul vs. Tokyo, 3

Game 24: Las Vegas vs. Philadelphia, 7:30

Thursday, Aug. 21

Game 25: Winner G21 vs. Loser G23, 3

Game 26: Winner G22 vs. Loser G24, 7:30

Saturday, Aug. 23

International Championship: Winner G23 vs. Winner G25, 12:30

United States Championship: Winner G24 vs. winner G26, 3:30

Sunday, Aug. 24

Third place: International Championship loser vs. United States Championship loser, 10 a.m.

World Championship: International Champion vs. United States Champion, 3

Football

nfl

preseason

(Broadcast channel in parentheses)

WEEK TWO

Thursday, Aug. 14

Chicago 20, Jacksonville 19

Friday, Aug. 15

New England 42, Philadelphia 35

New Orleans 31, Tennessee 24

Oakland 27, Detroit 26

Seattle 41, San Diego 14

Saturday's games

Green Bay 21, St. Louis 7

N.Y. Jets 25, Cincinnati 17

Baltimore 37, Dallas 30

N.Y. Giants 27, Indianapolis 26

Pittsburgh 19, Buffalo 16

Miami 20, Tampa Bay 14

Houston 32, Atlanta 7

Minnesota 30, Arizona 28

Sunday's games

Denver 34, San Francisco 0

Carolina 28, Kansas City 16

Monday's game

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

preseason ap poll

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press preseason college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, 2013 records, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and 2013 final ranking:

Record Pts Pv

1. Florida St. (57) 14-0 1,496 1

2. Alabama (1) 11-2 1,361 7

3. Oregon (1) 11-2 1,334 9

4. Oklahoma (1) 11-2 1,324 6

5. Ohio St. 12-2 1,207 12

6. Auburn 12-2 1,198 2

7. UCLA 10-3 1,106 16

8. Michigan St. 13-1 1,080 3

9. South Carolina 11-2 1,015 4

10. Baylor 11-2 966 13

11. Stanford 11-3 885 11

12. Georgia 8-5 843 NR

13. LSU 10-3 776 14

14. Wisconsin 9-4 637 22

15. Southern Cal 10-4 626 19

16. Clemson 11-2 536 8

17. Notre Dame 9-4 445 21

18. Mississippi 8-5 424 NR

19. Arizona St. 10-4 357 20

20. Kansas St. 8-5 242 NR

21. Texas A&M 9-4 238 18

22. Nebraska 9-4 226 NR

23. North Carolina 7-6 194 NR

24. Missouri 12-2 134 5

25. Washington 9-4 130 25

Others receiving votes: Central Fla. 94, Florida 87, Texas 86, Duke 71, Iowa 68, Louisville 48, Marshall 41, Oklahoma St. 37, Virginia Tech 26, TCU 23, Mississippi St. 22, Michigan 19, Texas Tech 19, Miami 16, Cincinnati 15, Boise St. 10, Oregon St. 10, BYU 8, Northwestern 8, Penn St. 5, Navy 2, Vanderbilt 2, Louisiana 1, Nevada 1, Utah St. 1.

Golf

high school girls

central hardinlady bruin invitational

At Lindsey Golf Course, Fort Knox

Teams1. Sacred Heart 313, 2. Elizabethtown 322, 3. Owensboro Catholic 343, 4. Henry Clay 358, 5. Notre Dame 361, 6. Presentation 380, 7. Paducah Tilghman 381, 8. Manual 391, 9. Glasgow 401, 10. Collins 406, 11. Central Hardin 412, 12. North Hardin 422, 13. Collegiate 433, 14. Meade Co. 436, 15. Oldham Co. 437, 16. Bullitt East 16.

Top individuals1 Maddie Rose Hamilton, Sacred Heart, 67; 2. Olivia Cason, Owensboro Catholic, 69; t3. Lauren Hartlage, Elizabethtown, 72; t3. Kie Purdom, Henry Clay, 72; 5. Teri Doss, Paducah Tilghman, 73.

amateur

u.s. men's championship

At Atlanta

MATCH PLAY

Sunday's finals

Gunn Yang, Korea, def. Corey Conners, Canada, 2 and 1.

local

club championship

At Spring Valley Golf Club

27-HOLE STROKE PLAY

Championship flightGross: Bettie Lou Evans 126. Net: Pat Wheeler 105.

First flightGross: Paula Bunton 130. Net: Ann Garden 111.

Second flightGross: Jeri Clark 160. Net: Judy Creech 113.

hole-in-hole

At Meadowbrook Golf Course

Tommy Jourdan aced the 107-yard fourth hole with a 9-iron. Witness: Ryan Jourdan.

sister cities million dollar hole-in-one contest

At Lakeside Golf Course

Harold Carter, 81/4 inches.

Horse racing

thoroughbreds

sunday's results

ELLIS PARK

Sunday's card canceled due to track conditions.

DEL MAR

4th—$150,000, stk, 3YO up F&M, 6½ f, clear.

Rancho Bernardo Handicap

1 (1) Judy the Beauty (M.Smith)

4.60 2.60 No Tix

6 (4) Madame Cactus (J.Talamo) 3.60 No Tix

Off 3:35. Time 1:15.63. Fast. Scratched—Fashion Plate, Sagebrush Queen. Also ran—Amaranth. $1 Pick 3 (9-5-1) paid $88.70. Daily Double (5-1) paid $13.00. $1 Exacta (1-6) paid $9.00. Quinella (1-6) paid $11.00. $1 Superfecta (1-6-3-5) paid $17.30. $1 Trifecta (1-6-3) paid $12.30.

8th—$150,000, stk, 3YO up F&M, 1 mi, tf., clear.

Solana Beach Handicap

4 (4) Heat Du Jour (K.Desormeaux)

21.40 8.00 5.20

5 (5) Qiaona (R.Bejarano) 7.60 4.00

3 (3) Kathleen Rose (E.Maldonado) 2.80

Off 5:43. Time 1:34.73. Firm. Also ran—Star Field, Wild in the Saddle, Warren's Veneda, Sing and Tell, Unusual Hottie, Magic Spot, Doinghardtimeagain. $1 Pick 3 (5-10-4) paid $500.40. Daily Double (10-4) paid $141.60. $1 Exacta (4-5) paid $57.30. Quinella (4-5) paid $66.20. $1 Superfecta (4-5-3-6) paid $2,189.20. $1 Trifecta (4-5-3) paid $219.70.

MONMOUTH

10th—$150,000, stk, 3YO up, 118 mi, clear.

Philip H. Iselin Stakes

5 (2) Balance of Power (C.Lopez)

17.00 5.80 2.60

7 (4) Pants On Fire (P.Lopez) 2.80 2.10

3 (1) Valid (O.Bocachica) 2.10

Off 5:42. Time 1:48.78. Fast. Scratched—Bern Identity, He's So Fine, Integrity. Also ran—Elnaawi, Vegas No Show. $1 Pick 3 (8-8-5) paid $1,054.40. Daily Double (8-5) paid $511.20. Exacta (5-7) paid $46.40. $1 Trifecta (5-7-3) paid $34.20.

SARATOGA

10th—$500,000, stk, 3YO up, 1½ mi, tf., cloudy.

Sword Dancer Invitational Stakes

4 (4) Main Sequence (R.Maragh)

6.10 3.50 2.50

5 (5) Imagining (J.Rosario) 3.80 2.80

7 (7) Twilight Eclipse (J.Lezcano) 2.80

Off 6:05. Time 2:24.72. Firm. Also ran—War Dancer, Amira's Prince, O'Prado Ole, Perfect Timber. Pick 3 (4-3-4) paid $1,102.00. Grand Slam (2/4/6/9-1/4/6-1/3/6-4) 4 correct paid $33.60. Daily Double (3-4) paid $80.00. Exacta (4-5) paid $21.60. Superfecta (4-5-7-6) paid $154.00. Trifecta (4-5-7) paid $49.20.

Soccer

college men

Exhibition at Highland Heights

Kentucky 0 0—0

Northern Ky. 0 0—0

GoalkeepersK: Ford. NK: Frhlich, Fleak.

college women

Exhibition at Portland, Ore.

Kentucky 2 1—3

Portland 0 1—1

GoalsK: Swift, Gilliland, Dooley. P: Dieker.

GoalkeepersK: Braun. P: Luty.

Volleyball

college

ovc preseason poll

The predicted order of finish in the Ohio Valley Conference as voted on by the conference's head coaches and sports information directors. First-place votes in parentheses:

Points

Morehead State (15) 228

Eastern Illinois (5) 210

Belmont (2) 185

Austin Peay (1) 169

Eastern Kentucky 165

Southern Illinois-Edwardsville (1) 156

Southeast Missouri 147

Tennessee State 92

Murray State 88

Jacksonville State 58 Tennessee-Martin 53

Tennessee Tech 33

preseason all-ovc team

As voted on by the conference's head coaches and sports information directors. First-place votes in parentheses:

Marah Bradbyry, jr., Eastern Ill.

Naomi Wells, sr., Tennessee St.

Alyssa Lelm, jr., Murray St.

Chelsea Lee, jr., Eastern Ill.

Laura McDermott, sr., Morehead St.

Alex Martin, sr., Belmont

Chelsea Colclasure, sr., SIU-Edwardsville

Jada Stotts, sr., Austin Peay

Taylor Masterson, jr., SE Missouri

Mallory Mangun, so., SIU-Edwardsville

Alexis Plagens, sr., Eastern Ky.

Alex Fitzmorris, sr., Morehead St.

Arijana Anderson, so., Tennessee St.

Colbey Cameron, sr., Morehead St.

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