Morning Newsletter

Scoreboard: Oct. 6

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BASEBALL

American League

LOS ANGELES ANGELS—Agreed to terms with C Chris Iannetta on a three-year contract.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL—Added three games to the six-game suspension of Denver LB D.J. Williams for violating the league's policy and program for substances of abuse following his conviction in August of driving while ability impaired. Fined Minnesota LB Chad Greenway and New England LB Brandon Spikes $21,000 each for unnecessary roughness and Buffalo DT Kyle Williams $15,750 for roughing the passer during last week's games. Fined New Orleans S Malcolm Jenkins, Green Bay NT B.J. Raji, Tennessee OT Dave Stewart, and Arizona PK Jay Feely $7,875 each for unnecessary roughness during last week's games.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS—Signed WR-KR Micheal Spurlock. Promoted DE Ryan Davis from the practice squad. Waived OL Daniel Baldridge and DE Aaron Morgan.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS—Signed G Tyler Holmes to the practice squad. Waived DE Ernest Owusu from the practice squad.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

ST. LOUIS BLUES—Announced president of hockey operations John Davidson agreed to a buyout of the remaining three years of his contract.

COLLEGE

BARTON—Announced the addition of men's and women's indoor track and field teams for 2012-13.

CHARLOTTE—Signed golf coach Ryan Cabbage to a contract extension through the 2016 season.

CONNECTICUT—Promoted Glen Miller to men's associate head basketball coach and Karl Hobbs to men's assistant basketball coach. Named Kevin Freemen director of basketball administration.

LOYOLA NEW ORLEANS—Named Robert "Buddy" Turnage Jr. assistant baseball coach.

WAKE FOREST—Suspended CB Merrill Noel, S Daniel Mack, LB Mike Olson, G Frank Souza, RB Deandre Martin and WR Airyn Willis one game apiece for a violation of team rules.

Basketball

nba

calendar

24 DAYS UNTIL REGULAR SEASON

Oct. 30—Regular season begins.

Feb. 15-17—NBA All-Star weekend (Houston).

Feb. 21—Trade deadline.

April 20—Playoffs begin.

June 6—NBA Finals begin (possible move-up to June 4).

June 20—Last possible date for NBA Finals (possible move-up to June 18).

June 27—NBA draft.

wnba

playoffs: CONFERENCE FINALS

(Best - of - 3; x - if necessary)

Eastern Conference

Connecticut vs. Indiana

Friday, Oct. 5: Indiana at Connecticut (n)

Monday, Oct. 8: Connecticut at Indiana, 8 p.m.

x-Thursday, Oct. 11: Indiana at Connecticut, 8:30 p.m. Western Conference

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Los Angeles vs. Minnesota

Thursday, Oct. 4: Minnesota 94, Los Angeles 77

Sunday, Oct. 7: Minnesota at Los Angeles, 3:30 p.m.

x-Wednesday, Oct. 10: Los Angeles at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Football

nfl

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L Pct PF PA

N.Y. Jets 2 2 .500 81 109

New England 2 2 .500 134 92

Buffalo 2 2 .500 115 131

Miami 1 3 .250 86 90

South

Houston 4 0 1.000 126 56

Indianapolis 1 2 .333 61 83

Jacksonville 1 3 .250 62 97

Tennessee 1 3 .250 81 151

North

Baltimore 3 1 .750 121 83

Cincinnati 3 1 .750 112 112

Pittsburgh 1 2 .333 77 75

Cleveland 0 4 .000 73 98

West

San Diego 3 1 .750 100 71

Denver 2 2 .500 114 83

Kansas City 1 3 .250 88 136

Oakland 1 3 .250 67 125

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L Pct PF PA

Philadelphia 3 1 .750 66 83

Dallas 2 2 .500 65 88

Washington 2 2 .500 123 123

N.Y. Giants 2 2 .500 111 84

South

Atlanta 4 0 1.000 124 76

Tampa Bay 1 3 .250 82 91

Carolina 1 3 .250 80 109

New Orleans 0 4 .000 110 130

North

Minnesota 3 1 .750 90 72

Chicago 3 1 .750 108 68

Green Bay 2 2 .500 85 81

Detroit 1 3 .250 100 114

West

Arizona 4 1 .800 94 78

San Francisco 3 1 .750 104 65

St. Louis 3 2 .600 96 94

Seattle 2 2 .500 70 58

Thursday, Oct. 4

St. Louis 17, Arizona 3

Sunday, Oct. 7

Baltimore at Kansas City, 1 p.m.

Atlanta at Washington, 1 p.m.

Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m.

Green Bay at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.

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

Miami at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.

Seattle at Carolina, 4:05 p.m.

Chicago at Jacksonville, 4:05 p.m.

Buffalo at San Francisco, 4:25 p.m.

Tennessee at Minnesota, 4:25 p.m.

Denver at New England, 4:25 p.m.

San Diego at New Orleans, 8:20 p.m.

Bye: Dallas, Detroit, Oakland, Tampa Bay

Monday, Oct. 8

Houston at N.Y. Jets, 8:30 p.m.

rams 17, cardinals 3

Arizona 3 0 0 0— 3

St. Louis 7 3 0 7—17

First quarter: StL—Kendricks 7 pass from Bradford (Zuerlein kick), 12:39. Ari—FG Feely 35, 3:15. Second quarter: StL—FG Zuerlein 53, 10:45. Fourth quarter: StL—Givens 51 pass from Bradford (Zuerlein kick), 11:49.

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Arizona, R.Williams 14-33, Powell 1-7, Roberts 1-3, Kolb 1-2. St. Louis, Jackson 18-76, D.Richardson 9-35, Bradford 5-0.

PASSING—Arizona, Kolb 28-50-0-289. St. Louis, Bradford 7-21-1-141.

RECEIVING—Arizona, Fitzgerald 8-92, Roberts 5-39, Housler 3-45, Doucet 3-29, Powell 3-20, Sherman 2-25, Floyd 1-17, Smith 1-13, R.Williams 1-5, King 1-4. St. Louis, Gibson 3-33, Givens 1-51, Amendola 1-44, Kendricks 1-7, Pettis 1-6.

MISSED FIELD GOALS—Arizona, Feely 40 (WL).

Golf

professional

pga: Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open

At Las Vegas

7,243-yard, par-71 TPC Summerlin

Jonas Blixt 64-64—128 -14

Brendon de Jonge 62-66—128 -14

Ryan Moore 61-68—129 -13

Tim Herron 63-68—131 -11

Daniel Summerhays 68-63—131 -11

Vijay Singh 66-66—132 -10

John Daly 69-63—132 -10

Nick Watney 66-66—132 -10

Chris Kirk 64-68—132 -10

John Huh 63-69—132 -10

Scott Piercy 67-66—133 -9

Justin Leonard 64-69—133 -9

Jimmy Walker 67-66—133 -9

Russell Knox 66-67—133 -9

Kevin Na 68-66—134 -8

Ken Duke 66-68—134 -8

Andres Romero 68-66—134 -8

Robert Garrigus 66-68—134 -8

Heath Slocum 67-67—134 -8

Kevin Stadler 66-68—134 -8

J.J. Killeen 66-68—134 -8

Richard H. Lee 66-68—134 -8

Patrick Reed 65-69—134 -8

Blake Adams 65-70—135 -7

John Mallinger 70-65—135 -7

Josh Teater 70-65—135 -7

Davis Love III 68-67—135 -7

Roberto Castro 69-66—135 -7

Colt Knost 68-67—135 -7

Daniel Chopra 68-67—135 -7

Kevin Streelman 68-67—135 -7

Edward Loar 67-68—135 -7

David Mathis 68-68—136 -6

Gary Christian 68-68—136 -6

John Merrick 69-67—136 -6

Jeff Overton 70-66—136 -6

Rory Sabbatini 65-71—136 -6

Bill Lunde 67-69—136 -6

Jhonattan Vegas 68-68—136 -6

Scott Brown 69-67—136 -6

Billy Mayfair 70-66—136 -6

Nathan Green 68-68—136 -6

Camilo Villegas 70-66—136 -6

Brendan Steele 69-67—136 -6

Michael Thompson 70-66—136 -6

Ricky Barnes 68-69—137 -5

Harris English 71-66—137 -5

Sean O'Hair 67-70—137 -5

Jason Day 69-68—137 -5

Rocco Mediate 69-68—137 -5

Robert Karlsson 69-68—137 -5

Vaughn Taylor 65-72—137 -5

Mathew Goggin 68-69—137 -5

Bobby Gates 70-67—137 -5

Erik Compton 66-71—137 -5

Ryan Palmer 67-70—137 -5

J.B. Holmes 70-67—137 -5

Jason Bohn 71-66—137 -5

Stewart Cink 68-69—137 -5

Bob Estes 69-68—137 -5

Will Claxton 70-68—138 -4

George McNeill 70-68—138 -4

Angel Cabrera 68-70—138 -4

Hunter Hamrick 69-69—138 -4

Marc Turnesa 70-68—138 -4

Chad Campbell 73-65—138 -4

Rod Pampling 70-68—138 -4

Chris Riley 68-70—138 -4

Troy Kelly 68-70—138 -4

Matt Bettencourt 68-70—138 -4

David Hearn 68-70—138 -4

Tommy Biershenk 68-70—138 -4

Steve Wheatcroft 69-69—138 -4

Failed to qualify

Brian Harman 70-69—139 -3

Johnson Wagner 69-70—139 -3

Michael Bradley 70-69—139 -3

Robert Allenby 70-69—139 -3

Bart Bryant 71-68—139 -3

Chris DiMarco 67-72—139 -3

Charles Howell III 72-67—139 -3

Jerry Kelly 69-70—139 -3

Scott Dunlap 70-69—139 -3

Brian Davis 72-67—139 -3

Danny Lee 69-70—139 -3

William McGirt 70-70—140 -2

Kevin Chappell 71-69—140 -2

Hank Kuehne 71-69—140 -2

Nick O'Hern 69-71—140 -2

D.A. Points 69-71—140 -2

Roland Thatcher 69-71—140 -2

Ryuji Imada 73-67—140 -2

Charlie Beljan 71-69—140 -2

Cameron Tringale 70-70—140 -2

Alexandre Rocha 68-72—140 -2

D.J. Trahan 68-73—141 -1

Charley Hoffman 70-71—141 -1

Trevor Immelman 70-71—141 -1

Martin Flores 68-73—141 -1

Sung Kang 70-71—141 -1

Jason Kokrak 70-71—141 -1

Gavin Coles 70-72—142 E

Brian Gay 74-68—142 E

Mark Anderson 69-73—142 E

Boo Weekley 73-69—142 E

Scott Stallings 69-74—143 +1

Stephen Gangluff 74-69—143 +1

Patrick Sheehan 75-68—143 +1

Kyle Reifers 71-72—143 +1

Jeff Maggert 70-73—143 +1

Stuart Appleby 72-71—143 +1

Kevin Kisner 74-69—143 +1

Brendon Todd 71-73—144 +2

Tommy Gainey 75-69—144 +2

James Driscoll 73-71—144 +2

Tim Clark 72-72—144 +2

Derek Lamely 75-69—144 +2

Shane Bertsch 72-73—145 +3

Marco Dawson 72-73—145 +3

Chris Stroud 76-69—145 +3

Casey Martin 71-74—145 +3

Arjun Atwal 76-70—146 +4

Tom Pernice Jr. 73-73—146 +4

Fredrik Jacobson 74-72—146 +4

Garth Mulroy 70-76—146 +4

Cameron Beckman 75-72—147 +5

Stephen Ames 71-77—148 +6

Bryce Molder 76-72—148 +6

Billy Hurley III 74-75—149 +7

Miguel Angel Carballo 77-73—150 +8

Greg Owen 78-74—152 +10

Troy Matteson 72-80—152 +10

Dennis Downs 76-76—152 +10

pga european: Dunhill links Championship

At St. Andrews, Scotland

o-St. Andrews (old course): 7,305 yards, par-72

c-Carnoustie: 7,412 yards, par-72

k-Kingsbarns: 7,181 yard, par-72

Branden Grace 60k-67o—127 -17

Joel Sjohlom 65k-67o—132 -12

Thorbjorn Olesen 63o-69c—132 -12

Anton Haig 65k-68o—133 -11

Graeme Storm 68k-66o—134 -10

Magnus A Carlsson 66k-68o—134 -10

Fabrizio Zanotti 68k-66o—134 -10

Fredrik Andersson Hed64o-71c—135 -9

Victor Dubuisson 62o-73c—135 -9

Paul Waring 69k-66o—135 -9

Danny Willett 66o-69c—135 -9

Alexander Noren 64o-72c—136 -8

Thongchai Jaidee 65o-71c—136 -8

Alejandro Canizares 66k-70o—136 -8

Lorenzo Gagli 69k-67o—136 -8

Raphael Jacquelin 69o-67c—136 -8

Others

Martin Kaymer 70c-71k—141 -3

Colin Montgomerie 71c-70k—141 -3

Peter Hanson 72c-70k—142 -2

Dustin Johnson 72c-71k—143 -1

Ernie Els 73c-70k—143 -1

Padraig Harrington 71c-73k—144 E

Louis Oosthuizen 71c-73k—144 E

Paul Lawrie 75c-70o—145 +1

Charl Schwartzel 75c-70k—145 +1

champions: SAS Championship

At Cary, N.C.

7,212-yard, par-72 Prestonwood C.C.

Russ Cochran 32 -34—66 -6

Andrew Magee 32-35—67 -5

Steve Pate 33-34—67 -5

Jay Don Blake 30-37—67 -5

Fred Funk 30-37—67 -5

Gene Sauers 34-34—68 -4

Allen Doyle 35-33—68 -4

Bernhard Langer 32-36—68 -4

Gary Hallberg 33-35—68 -4

Kenny Perry 32-36—68 - 4

Tom Jenkins 33-36—69 -3

Wayne Levi 32-37—69 -3

Jeff Sluman 35-34—69 -3

Mark Wiebe 35-34—69 -3

Ted Schulz 35-34—69 -3

Loren Roberts 35-34—69 -3

Mike Reid 34-35—69 -3

Mark O'Meara 35-34—69 -3

Willie Wood 34-35—69 -3

Bob Niger 34-35—69 -3

David Peoples 35-35—70 -2

Bruce Fleisher 32-38—70 -2

Chien Soon Lu 32-38—70 -2

Tom Purtzer 34-36—70 -2

Bill Glasson 32-38—70 -2

Hale Irwin 35-35—70 -2

Mark McNulty 34-36—70 -2

Larry Mize 32-38—70 -2

Craig Stadler 33-37—70 -2

Tommy Armour III 34-37—71 -1

Duffy Waldorf 36-35—71 -1

Peter Jacobsen 34-37—71 -1

Bob Tway 33-38—71 -1

Michael Allen 35-36—71 -1

David Frost 36-35—71 -1

Mark Calcavecchia 33-38—71 -1

John Huston 35-36—71 -1

D.A. Weibring 35-36—71 -1

Others

Jim Thorpe 34-38—72 E

Fuzzy Zoeller 39-35—74 +2

Dick Mast 38-37—75 +3

Bobby Clampett 35-41—76 +4

web.com: neediest kids championship

At Potomac, Md.

7,139-yard, par-70 TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm

David Lingmerth 66-66—132 -8

Josh Persons 65-68—133 -7

Brad Fritsch 67-66—133 -7

Tom Hoge 69-65—134 -6

Bronson La'Cassie 67-67—134 -6

Alistair Presnell 65-70—135 -5

Will Wilcox 65-71—136 -4

Casey Wittenberg 67-69—136 -4

D.J. Brigman 66-70—136 -4

Matt Weibring 66-70—136 -4

Troy Merritt 70-67—137 -3

Camilo Benedetti 69-68—137 -3

James Nitties 68-69—137 -3

Philip Pettitt, Jr. 66-71—137 -3

Michael Connell 65-72—137 -3

Chris Wilson 70-68—138 -2

Fabian Gomez 68-70—138 -2

Garrett Willis 68-70—138 -2

Morgan Hoffmann 69-69—138 -2

Christopher DeForest 67-71—138 -2

Brian Stuard 68-70—138 -2

Jeff Gove 69-69—138 -2

James Hahn 71-68—139 -1

Cliff Kresge 70-69—139 -1

Wes Roach 70-69—139 -1

Sam Saunders 66-73—139 -1

Jin Park 68-71—139 -1

Lee Janzen 71-69—140 E

Alex Prugh 71-69—140 E

Robert Streb 68-72—140 E

Luke List 68-72—140 E

Michael Putnam 71-69—140 E

Lee Bedford 68-72—140 E

Rob Oppenheim 68-72—140 E

Glen Day 67-73—140 E

Jason Gore 63-77—140 E

Others

Adam Hadwin 69-72—141+1

Andy Winings 71-72—143+3

Justin Hicks 73-71—144+4

Bubba Dickerson 73-75—148+8

Robert Damron 74-78—152+12

Ewan Porter 78-81—159 +19

High school boys

leachman buick-gmc-cadillac/KHsaa state tournament

At Bowling Green

6,711-yard, par-72 Bowling Green C.C.

First round

Teams1. St. Xavier 293, 2. West Jessamine 305, 3. St. Mary 308, t4. Madison Central 316, t4. Mason Co. 316, 6. Ryle 317, 7. Elizabethtown 318, 8. Corbin 319, 9. Adair Co. 322, 10. Ashland Blazer 324, t11. Graves Co. 326, t11. Lexington Catholic 326, t11. Bourbon Co. 326.

Top individuals1. Joey Mayo, St. Mary, 69; 2. Michael Sass, St. Xavier, 70; t3. Fred Allen Meyer, West Jessamine, 71; t3. Ben Montgomery, Louisville Christian, 71; t3. Stephen Stallings Jr., St. Xavier, 71; 6. Kyle Jury, Elizabethtown, 72; t7. Billy Tom Sargent, Scott Co., 73; t7. Chase Wathen, Butler, 73; t9. Tyler McDaniel, Clay Co. 74; t9. Chandler Morgan, Tates Creek 74; t9. Michael Vick, John Hardin, 74.

Soccer

college women

Centre 6 Millsaps 0

At Eastern Ky.

Eastern Ky. 2, Jacksonville St. 1

GoalsEK: Donnelly, TEAM; JS: Hurt.

GoalkeepersEK: Melton; JS: Geddings.

Records: Eastern Ky. 6-4-2 (2-0-1 OVC), Jacksonville St. 10-3-1 (3-1-0).

At Missouri

Missour 2, Kentucky 1 (OT)

GoalsM: Krentz, Nottingham; K: Gilliland.

GoalkeepersM: Sauerwein; K: Price.

Records: Missouri 11-2 (6-1 SEC), Kentucky 8-4-1 (3-3-1).

At Northern Ky.

Kennesaw St. 1, Northern Ky. 0

GoalsKS: Gray.

GoalkeepersKS: Roberts; NK: Glass.

Records: Kennesaw St. 6-6-1 (2-1-1 A-Sun), Northern Ky. 4-9-0 (1-4-0).

Tennis

college men

ita all-american championships

At Tulsa, Okla.

Michael D. Case Tennis Center

MEN'S SINGLES

Round of 16

Raymond Sarmiento, Southern Cal, def. Tom Jomby, Kentucky, 6-7, 6-3, 6-4.

Volleyball

college

Asbury 3 Pikeville 0

Union 3 Columbia 1

At North Texas

Western Ky. def. North Texas 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-21).

Records: Western Ky. 19-3 (5-0 SBC), North Texas 17-7 (3-2).

At Southern Ill.

Southern Ill. def. Eastern Ky. 3-0 (25-23, 25-20, 25-18).

Records: Southern Ill. 7-9 (3-2 OVC), Eastern Ky. 4-11 (1-4).

Odds

Glantz-Culver line

MLB Playoffs

National League

Saturday's game

Favorite Line Underdog Line

at San Francisco-125 Cincinnati +115

American League

Saturday's game

at Detroit-185 Oakland +175

National League

Sunday's game

at San Francisco -130 Cincinnati +120

American League

Sunday's game

at Detroit -165 Oakland +155

Odds to Win Series

Cincinnati -130 San Francisco +110

Detroit -150 Oakland +130

NCAA Football

Favorite Open Today Underdog

at Air Force 9 8 Navy

Michigan St. 15 14½ at Indiana

Northern Ill. 2 2½ at Ball St.

Boston College 8½ 9½ at Army

Bowling Green 6 4 at Akron

at Cincinnati 20½ 20 Miami (Ohio)

at Clemson 11 10 Georgia Tech

at Duke 1 1½ Virginia

South Florida 6 3½ at Temple

at Penn St. 4 2½ Northwestern

Kent St. 3½ 3 at Eastern Mich.

at Rutgers 10 7 UConn

Florida St. 12½ 17 at NC State

at Western Mich. 18 16½ UMass

at Missouri 7½ 7 Vanderbilt

Texas A&M 8½ 12½ at Mississippi

at North Carolina 3½ 5½ Virginia Tech

at Oregon 24 25 Washington

at South Carolina 2½ 1½ Georgia

at Texas 7 6½ West Virginia

at TCU 13 7 Iowa St.

at Wisconsin 14½ 14 Illinois

at Kansas St. 24 24½ Kansas

UCLA 1½ 2½ at California

at Auburn 11 7½ Arkansas

Michigan 3½ 3 at Purdue

at Nevada 14½ 17 Wyoming

at Idaho 8½ 9½ New Mexico St.

at Stanford 12½ 9½ Arizona

Oklahoma 7 5 at Texas Tech

at Toledo 14 11½ Cent. Michigan

Boise St. 11½ 10 at Southern Miss.

Rice 7½ 5½ at Memphis

at Maryland 4 6½ Wake Forest

Mississippi St. 14 10 at Kentucky

at Oregon St. 13½ 15 Washington St.

at Louisiana Tech 26 27 UNLV

Tulsa 5½ 4 at Marshall

Notre Dame-x 11½ 14 Miami

at Ohio 16 14 Buffalo

at Ohio St. 4 3½ Nebraska

at San Diego St. 17½ 21½ Hawaii

Fresno St. 14½ 17½ at Colorado St.

Louisiana St. 4 2½ at Florida

at New Mexico 3½ 3 Texas St.

at UTEP +2 2½ SMU

at La.-Lafayette 23 27½ Tulane

La.-Monroe 4½ 3 at Middle Tenn.

at Houston 12 11½ North Texas

x-at Chicago

NFL

Sunday's games

Favorite Open Today Underdog

Atlanta 3 3 at Washington

at Pittsburgh 4 3½ Philadelphia

Green Bay 6½ 7 at Indianapolis

at N.Y. Giants 10½ 9 Cleveland

at Minnesota 6½ 5½ Tennessee

at Cincinnati 5½ 3 Miami

Baltimore 6½ 6 at Kansas City

at Carolina 3 3 Seattle

Chicago 4 4½ at Jacksonville

at New England 6½ 6½ Denver

at San Francisco 10 9½ Buffalo

at New Orleans 3 3½ San Diego

Monday's games

Houston 7 8½ at N.Y. Jets

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