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Scoreboard: April 17

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BASEBALL

American League

NEW YORK YANKEES—Placed RHP Chan Ho Park on the 15-day DL. Called up LHP Boone Logan from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Agreed to terms with LHP Brett Anderson on a four-year contract.

National League

COLORADO ROCKIES—Selected the contract of LHP Joe Beimel from Colorado Springs (PCL). Optioned RHP Esmil Rogers to Colorado Springs. Transferred RHP Taylor Buchholz to the 60-day DL. American Association.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CAROLINA PANTHERS—Claimed KR Brian Witherspoon off waivers from Detroit.

DALLAS COWBOYS—Signed WR Sam Hurd.

HOUSTON TEXANS—Signed OT Rashad Butler and G Chris White to one-year tenders.

MIAMI DOLPHINS—Traded WR-KR Ted Ginn Jr. to San Francisco for a 2010 fifth-round draft pick.

OAKLAND RAIDERS—Signed LB Thomas Howard.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS—Signed OT Willie Colon, TE Matt Spaeth and CB William Gay to one-year tenders.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS—Signed CB Kennard Cox, G Mitch Erickson, FB Ryan Powdrell, WR Mike Williams and WR Reggie Williams. Waived G Trevor Canfield.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS—Signed WR Maurice Stovall to a one-year tender.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS—Re-signed DL Kedric Golston. Canadian Football League

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

BUFFALO SABRES—Assigned F Nathan Gerbe to Portland (AHL). American Hockey League

COLLEGE

AUBURN—Named Randall Dickey, Tony Madlock and Milt Wagner assistant basketball coaches and Mike Babul director of basketball operations.

GEORGIA STATE—Named Sharon Baldwin-Tener women's basketball coach.

HOLY CROSS—Named Milan Brown men's basketball coach and signed him to a five-year contract.

UC DAVIS—Announced the elimination of women's rowing, men's swimming and diving, men's wrestling and men's indoor track and field.

UNC WILMINGTON—Named Buzz Peterson men's basketball coach.

Baseball

minor league

International League

Friday's games

Columbus at Louisville, ppd., rain

Pawtucket at Buffalo, ppd., rain

Durham 14, Norfolk 7

Lehigh Valley 0, Rochester 0, tie (2), susp., rain

Syracuse at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, ppd., rain

Charlotte 5, Gwinnett 2

Toledo 7, Indianapolis 4

Saturday's games

Columbus at Louisville, 2:05 p.m.

Pawtucket at Rochester, 4:05 p.m.

Scranton/WB at Buffalo, 4:05 p.m.

Norfolk at Durham, 5:05 p.m.

Syracuse at Lehigh Valley, 6:35 p.m.

Toledo at Indianapolis, 7 p.m.

Gwinnett at Charlotte, 7:15 p.m.

South Atlantic League

Northern Division

W L Pct. GB

Delmarva (Orioles) 6 3 .667 —

Hickory (Rangers) 4 4 .500 1½

Lakewood (Phillies) 4 4 .500 1½

Hagerstown (Nationals) 4 5 .444 2

West Virginia (Pirates) 4 5 .444 2

Greensboro (Marlins) 2 6 .250 3½

Kannapolis (White Sox) 2 6 .250 3½

Southern Division

W L Pct. GB

Augusta (Giants) 7 2 .778 —

Asheville (Rockies) 5 4 .556 2

Lexington (Astros) 5 4 .556 2

Rome (Braves) 5 4 .556 2

Savannah (Mets) 5 4 .556 2

Charleston (Yankees) 4 5 .444 3

Greenville (Red Sox) 4 5 .444 3

Friday's games

Savannah 4, Rome 1

Hagerstown 15, Delmarva 2

Lexington 12, Greenville 8 (7)

West Virginia 5, Asheville 4

Augusta 5, Charleston 2

Greensboro at Lakewood (n)

Kannapolis at Hickory (n)

Saturday's games

Greensboro at Lakewood, 4:05 p.m.

Savannah at Rome, 7 p.m.

Kannapolis at Hickory, 7 p.m.

Hagerstown at Delmarva, 7:05 p.m.

Greenville at Lexington, 7:05 p.m.

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

Charleston at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

College

SEC Standings

Eastern Division

SEC GB All

South Carolina 10-3 — 27-7

Florida 9-4 1 24-9

Vanderbilt 7-6 3 28-8

Kentucky 4-9 6 21-13

Tennessee 3-9 61/217-17

Georgia 3-10 7 11-23

Western Division

Arkansas 10-3 — 29-6

LSU 9-4 1 28-6

Auburn 7-6 3 23-12

Mississippi 7-6 3 23-12

Alabama 5-8 5 22-13

Mississippi St. 3-9 61/217-16

Friday's games

Florida 10, Kentucky 8

South Carolina 5, Mississippi 0

Arkansas 10, Georgia 2

Vanderbilt 11, Auburn 6

LSU 12, Alabama 5

Tennessee at Mississippi State (n)

Saturday's games

Tennessee at Miss. State 2 p.m.

Mississippi at S. Carolina 3 p.m.

Auburn at Vanderbilt 3 p.m.

Georgia at Arkansas, 3:05 p.m.

Florida at Kentucky 7 p.m.

Alabama at LSU 8 p.m.

STATE

Cumberlands 5-4 Lindsey Wilson 4-3

St. Catharine 2-8 WV Tech 0-2

High School

Coaches' Poll

Kentucky High School Baseball Coaches Association poll. (First-place votes in parentheses).

Allen Co. 014 100 2— 8 7 5

Barren Co. 126 230 x—14 13 6

Ogles, Hobdy (3), Hickey (5), L. Stovall (6) and Peay. Houchens, Dubree (6) and Read. W—Houchens (3-1). L—Ogles (2-2). 2B—Hobdy (A), Mitchell (A), Dillon (B). HR—Pierce (B).

Records—Barren Co. 10-5, Allen Co. 10-6.

Trinity 201 101 0—5 10 1

LCA 100 010 2—4 7 3

Littrell and Ramser. Kalinowski, Shewmaker (4) and Hoagland. W—Littrell. L—Schumacher. 2B—McCormick (T), Bland (T), Leopold (T). 3B—Kindred (L).

Records—Trinity 10-11, Lexington Christian 12-3

National Guard Invitational

At Danville

G arrard Co. 010 000 3—4 9 0

Danville 301 010 x—5 4 5

Demarcus and Durham. Sparrow, Meckes (7) and Lasure. W—Sparrow (3-0). L—Demarcus (1-3). 2B—Lyons (G), Evans (D).

Records—Danville 13-5, Garrard Co. 5-11.

Bryan Station 011 330 0—8 11 0

Estill Co. 000 000 0—0 2 2

Haiderman and Boling. Elliott and Berryman. W—Haiderman. L—Elliot. 2B—Bollmer 2 (B), Bevridge (B), Miley (B). 3B—Bollmer (B), Bevridge (B).

Basketball

NBA

Playoff Schedule

FIRST ROUND

(Best-of-7)

Saturday's games

Chicago at Cleveland, 3 p.m.

Milwaukee at Atlanta, 5:30 p.m.

Miami at Boston, 8 p.m.

Utah at Denver, 10:30 p.m.

Sunday's games

Oklahoma City at L.A. Lakers, 3 p.m.

Charlotte at Orlando, 5:30 p.m.

San Antonio at Dallas, 8 p.m.

Portland at Phoenix , 10:30 p.m.

Monday's games

Chicago at Cleveland, 8 p.m.

Utah at Denver, 10:30 p.m.

Golf

Professional

PGA: Verizon Heritage

At Hilton Head Island, S.C.

6,973 - yard, par 71

Harbour Town Golf Links

(a - amateur)

Jim Furyk 67-68—135-7

Charles Howell III 68-67—135-7

Greg Owen 66-69—135-7

Chad Campbell 69-67—136-6

Bryce Molder 68-68—136-6

Boo Weekley 68-68—136-6

Stuart Appleby 69-67—136-6

J.J. Henry 68-68—136-6

Tim Clark 67-70—137-5

Heath Slocum 70-67—137-5

Zach Johnson 71-66—137-5

Carl Pettersson 69-68—137-5

Aaron Baddeley 68-69—137-5

Brett Quigley 69-68—137-5

Brian Davis 68-69—137-5

Woody Austin 67-70—137-5

Tim Wilkinson 71-66—137-5

Luke Donald 69-68—137-5

Trevor Immelman 68-69—137-5

J.P. Hayes 69-68—137-5

Shaun Micheel 67-70—137-5

Others

Steve Flesch 70-71—141-1

John Daly 72-70—142 E

J.B. Holmes 73-69—142 E

Failed to qualify

Rocco Mediate 71-72—143 +1

Sergio Garcia 67-77—144 +2

Josh Teater 73-75—148 +6

Mark Calcavecchia 74-76—150 +8

Champions:Outback Steakhouse Pro-Am

At Lutz, Fla.

6,828-yard, par 35-36—71

TPC Tampa Bay

Mark O'Meara 29-36—65-6

Nick Price 32-34—66-5

Mike Reid 35-31—66-5

Tom Watson 32-35—67-4

Tom Pernice, Jr. 32-35—67-4

Tommy Armour III 32-35—67-4

Bernhard Langer 31-36—67-4

Russ Cochran 34-33—67-4

Tom Jenkins 34-33—67-4

Others

Loren Roberts 34-36—70-1

Fred Couples 34-37—71 E

PGA European: China Open

At Suzhou, China

7,326-yard, par 72

Suzhou Jinji Lake G.C.

Second round leading scores

Kim Do-hoon 64-69—133-11

Thongchai Jaidee 64-70—134-10

Jamie Donaldson 66-68—134-10

Y.E. Yang 68-66—134-10

Pablo Larrazabal 66-69—135-9

Mikko Ilonen 68-67—135-9

Liang Wenchong 66-70—136-8

Corey Pavin 67-70—137-7

Kim Dae-hyun 70-67—137-7

Noh Seung-yul 69-68—137-7

LPGA: The Mojo 6

At Montego Bay, Jamaica

Cinnamon Hill G.C. at Rose Hall City

Quarterfinals—Amanda Blumenherst def. Brittany Lang, 1 up. Na Yeon Choi def. Suzann Pettersen, 1 up, second playoff hole. Anna Nordqvist def. Christina Kim, 2 up. Cristie Kerr def. Beatriz Recari, 3 up.

Semifinals—Amanda Blumenherst def. Na Yeon Choi, 1 up, first playoff hole. Anna Nordqvist def. Cristie Kerr, 1 up, first playoff hole.

Consolation—Cristie Kerr def. Na Yeon Choi, 1 up, sixth playoff hole.

Championship—Anna Nordqvist def. Amanda Blumenherst, 1 up.

College men

SEC Championship

At St. Simons Island, Ga.

6,991-yard, par 70

Seaside Island G.C., Seaside Course

TEAMS

1. Arkansas 278; T2. Auburn 280; T2. Florida 280; T4. South Carolina 282; T4. Mississippi St. 282; T6. Georgia 283; T6. Tennessee 283; T6. LSU 283; 9. Vanderbilt 284; 10. Mississippi 288; 11. Kentucky 296; 12. Alabama 297

TOP INDIVIDUALS

T1 Bryden Macpherson, Georgia 67 -3

T1 Dalton Owens, Arkansas 67 -3

3 Trey DelGreco, Vanderbilt 68 -2

T4 Billy Brozovich, Mississippi 69 -1

T4 Wesley Bryan, South Carolina 69 -1

T4 Austin Cook, Arkansas 69 -1

T4 Andres Echavarria, Florida 69 -1

T4 Hunter Hamrick, Alabama 69 -1

T4 Lee Heaton, Mississippi St. 69 -1

T4 Will McCurdy, Auburn 69 -1

T4 Cole Moreland, Auburn 69 -1

T4 Jonathan Randolph, Mississippi 69 -1

T4 Robin Wingardh, Tennessee 69 -1

KENTUCKY

T36. Ben Fuqua 73; T26. Chase Parker 73; T44. Jordan Blann 74; T50. Brian Belden 76; T56. Mads Kristensen 80

College women

SEC Championship

At Tuscaloosa, Ala.

6057-yard, par 71

NorthRiver G.C., NorthRiver Yacht Club course

TEAMS

T1. Arkansas 280; T1. Georgia 280; T3. Vanderbilt 284; T3. Mississippi 284; T3. LSU 284; 6. Alabama 287; T7. South Carolina 289; T7. Auburn 289; T9. Florida 298; T9. Tennessee 298; 11. Kentucky 302; 12. Mississippi ST. 309

TOP INDIVIDUALS

1Benedicte Toumpsin, S. Carolina68 -3

T2 Emilie Burger, Georgia 69 -2

T2 Brooke Goodwin, Vanderbilt 69 -2

T2 Milena Savich , Georgia 69 -2

T2 Kelli Shean , Arkansas 69 -2

T2 Marta Silva Zamora, Georgia 69 -2

T7 Sara Grantham, Mississippi 70 -1

T7 Jennifer Kirby, Alabama 70 -1

T7 Haley Sanders, Mississippi 70 -1

T7 Alexandrea Schulte, Arkansas 70 -1

T7 Tessa Teachman, LSU 70 -1

T7 Amalie Valle, LSU 70 -1

T7 Victoria Vela, Arkansas 70 -1

KENTUCKY

T14. Ashleigh Albrecht 71; T33. Ashlee Rose 74; T50. Betsie Johnson 78; T55. Sara Hurwitch 79; T55. Heather Lott 79

Local

Holes-n-one

At Lone Oak C.C., Nicholasville

Dwaine Gauding aced the 149-yard 5th hole with a 7-iron. Witnesses: Paul Abshear, Jim Sprinkle, Sam Whitehead

At Southwind G.C., Winchester

Dan Carrington aced the 180-yard 15th hole with an 8-iron. Witnesses: R.T. Lizer, Clint Carrington

At Tates Creek G.C.

Troy Carman aced the 129-yard 7th hole hole with a 6-iron. Witnesses: Tink Baker, Lakin Tripure, Martin Russell

Hockey

nhl

playoffs

FIRST ROUND

(Best-of-7)

Wednesday's games

Ottawa 5 Pittsburgh 4

Philadelphia 2 New Jersey 1

Phoenix 3 Detroit 2Phoenix leads series 1-0

Colorado 2 San Jose 1Colorado leads series 1-0

Thursday's games

Buffalo 2 Boston 1Buffalo leads series 1-0

Montreal 3 Washington 2 (OT)Montreal leads series 1-0

Vancouver 3 Los Angeles 2 (OT)Vancouver leads series 1-0

Friday's games

Pittsburgh 2 Ottawa 1series tied 1-1

New Jersey 5 Philadelphia 3series tied 1-1

Nashville 4 Chicago 1Nashville leads Series 1-0

Detroit at Phoenix (n)

Colorado at San Jose (n)

Saturday's games

Boston at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

Montreal at Washington, 7 p.m.

Los Angeles at Vancouver, 10 p.m.

Sunday's games

Phoenix at Detroit, 3 p.m.

New Jersey at Philadelphia, 6 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Ottawa, 6:30 p.m.

Nashville at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.

San Jose at Colorado, 9:30 p.m.

Softball

College

STATE

Transylvania 2-10 Defiance 0-5

Defiance 000 000 0—0 0 1

Transylvania 011 000 x—2 10 1

Schnipke and Faling. DeArk and Kallenborn. W—DeArk (15-3). L—Schnipke (5-5). 3B—Ladanyi.

Defiance 201 020 0—5 8 1

Transylvania 201 223 x—10 12 1

Bowers, Brophy (5) and Faling. Wall, DeArk (5) and Smith. W—DeArk (16-5). L—Bowers (4-4). 2B—Stucke (D), Faling (D), Miller (D), Ladanyi 2 (T). 3B—Broadhead (T). HR—Mitchell 2 (T), Winans (T).

Records—Transylvania 23-7, Defiance 14-14.

High school

Capital City Showcase

At Frankfort

Lafayette 001 006 4—11 14 2

Jeffersontown 000 000 0—0 4 3

Kincaid and Hull. Rice and Gray. W—Kincard. L—Rice. 2B—H. Oakley 3 (L), Taylor (L).

Records—Lafayette 19-3, Jeffersontown 1-9.

Crosstown Classic

At East Jessamine

East Carter 000 0— 0 2 5

East Jessamine 801 9—18 11 0

Jacoby and Lucas. Davis and Hall. W—Davis. L—Jacoby. 2B—Davis (EJ), Rainwater (EJ), Hall (EJ), Hamm (EJ). 3B—Hall (EJ).

West Jessamine 001 001—2 6 2

St. Ursula (Ohio) 100 000—1 6 3

Hendrix and Fisher. Flenniken and Raulston. W—Hendrix (7-2). L—Flenniken. 2B—Smith (WJ), Slone (WJ), Preston (WJ)., Flenniken (SU), Raulston (SU).

Woodford Co. 000 2— 2 3 2

East Jessamine 442 x—10 7 0

McCoy and Jamison. Davis and Hall. W—Davis. L—McCoy. 2B—Davis 2 (E).

Tennis

Professional

Monte Carlo

At Monaco

Purse: $3.43 million (Masters 1000)

Surface: Clay-outdoor

Singles

Quarterfinals

David Ferrer (11), Spain, def. Philipp Kohlschreiber, Germany, 7-5, 7-6 (1). Rafael Nadal (2), Spain, def. Juan Carlos Ferrero (9), Spain, 6-4, 6-2. Novak Djokovic (1), Serbia, def. David Nalbandian, Argentina, 6-2, 6-3. Fernando Verdasco (6), Spain, def. Albert Montanes, Spain, 6-3, 6-7 (4), 6-0.

College women

STATE

Centre 7 Asbury 2

High school boys

At LCA

LCA 3, Louisville Christian 2

Singles—Daniel Harris (LCA) def Dylan Horback 6-3, 6-4. Jordan Knott (CAL) def Bryce Shelton 6-3, 6-4. Davis Riddle (LCA) def Ross Larson 6-1, 6-3.

Doubles—Robert Albrecht/Ryan Ludt (LCA) def Justin Weslund/Logan Knott 5-7, 6-3, 6-3. Justin Long/HawkenMagnusson (CAL) def Adam Slone/Ryan Hagan 6-0, 6-0.

High school girls

Paris 5 Western Hills 0

Singles—C. Invergo def. Lewis 6-1, 6-1. E. Invergo def. Shanker 6-0, 6-0. E. Withrow def. Farney 6-2, 6-2.

Doubles—Grigson/Honeycutt def. Mitchell/Sharp 6-3, 4-6, 14-12 tiebreaker. Odowd/Patrick def. Wood/Wright 6-4, 6-4

Odds

Glantz-Culver line

NBA playoffs

Saturday

Favorite Line Underdog

at Cleveland 11 Chicago

at Atlanta 8½ Milwaukee

at Boston 4 Miami

at Denver 5½ Utah

Sunday

at L.A. Lakers 7½ Oklahoma City

at Orlando 10 Charlotte

at Dallas 4 San Antonio

at Phoenix 8 Portland

Odds to win series

Favorite Line Underdog Line

Cleveland-3000 Chicago +1500

Atlanta-750 Milwaukee +600

Boston-175 Miami +155

Denver-200 Utah +170

L.A. Lakers-700 Oklahoma City +550

Orlando-1000 Charlotte +700

Dallas-160 San Antonio +140

Phoenix-550 Portland +450

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