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Scorebaord: May 3

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX—Optioned C Donny Lucy to Charlotte (IL).

MINNESOTA TWINS—Recalled C Wilson Ramos from Rochester (IL). Placed RHP Pat Neshek on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 29.

NEW YORK YANKEES—Placed OF Curtis Granderson on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Mark Melancon from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

National League

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS—Activated CF Aaron Rowand from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Waldis Joaquin to Fresno (PCL). Eastern League

COLLEGE

COLUMBIA—Named Kyle Smith men's basketball coach.

Auto racing

NASCAR

Trucks: O'Reilly Auto Parts 250

At Kansas City, Kan.

Lap length: 1.5 miles

(Start position in parentheses)

1. (3) Johnny Sauter, Chevrolet, 167 laps, 195 points

2. (1) R. Hornaday Jr., Chevrolet, 167, 175

3. (6) Todd Bodine, Toyota, 167, 165

4. (9) Brian Ickler, Toyota, 167, 165

5. (13) Johnny Benson, Toyota, 167, 160

6. (5) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 167, 150

7. (4) Aric Almirola, Toyota, 167, 146

8. (8) Mike Skinner, Toyota, 167, 142

9. (12) Ken Schrader, Chevrolet, 167, 138

10. (25) David Starr, Toyota, 167, 139

11. (23) Jason White, Dodge, 167, 130

12. (7) R. Carmichael, Chevrolet, 167, 127

13. (14) Justin Lofton, Toyota, 166, 124

14. (30) Jack Smith, Ford, 166, 126

15. (28) T. Jackson Jr., Chevrolet, 166, 123

16. (11) J. Buescher, Chevrolet, 166, 115

17. (17) M. Gosselin, Chevrolet, 164, 117

18. (32) Terry Jones, Dodge, 164, 109

19. (27) Ryan Sieg, Chevrolet, 164, 106

20. (26) Jamie Dick, Chevrolet, 164, 103

21. (24) Brent Raymer, Ford, 163, 100

22. (20) Tayler Malsam, Toyota, 161, 97

23. (10) Timothy Peters, Toyota, 161, 94

24. (36) N. Benning, Chevrolet, 159, 91

25. (2) Matt Crafton, Chevrolet, 143, 88

26. (33) Brett Butler, Chevrolet, accident, 99, 85

27. (35) Carl Long, Chevrolet, engine, 98, 87

28. (21) Jennifer Jo Cobb, Ford, accident, 65, 79

29. (19) Jesse Smith, Toyota, engine, 42, 76

30. (18) Chris Eggleston, Chevrolet, accident, 40, 73

31. (15) Rick Crawford, Ford, accident, 35, 70

32. (34) Brian Rose, Chevrolet, accident, 34, 67

33. (31) Mike Harmon, Ford, handling, 21, 64

34. (29) Shane Sieg, Chevrolet, transmission, 9, 61

35. (16) Wes Burton, Chevrolet, accident, 8, 0

36. (22) Narain Karthikeyan, Chevrolet, accident, 7, 55

Points leaders: 1. T.Peters, 760; 2. T.Bodine, 738; 3. A.Almirola, 730; 4. R.Hornaday Jr., 663; 5. J.Sauter, 643; 6. M.Crafton, 626; 7. J.White, 607; 8. R.Carmichael, 605; 9. A.Dillon, 605; 10. M.Skinner, 592.

Baseball

Minor League

International League

W L Pct. GB

Buffalo (Mets) 15 9 .625 —

Scranton/WB(Yankees)14 9 .609 ½

Syracuse (Nationals)14 10 .583 1

Rochester (Twins) 11 13 .458 4

Lehigh Valley (Phillies)10 13 .435 4½

Pawtucket (Red Sox)9 15 .375 6

South Division

W L Pct. GB

Durham (Rays) 15 10 .600 —

Gwinnett (Braves) 13 12 .520 2

Charlotte (White Sox)11 14 .440 4

Norfolk (Orioles) 10 15 .400 5

West Division

W L Pct. GB

Columbus (Indians)16 9 .640 —

Toledo (Tigers) 13 12 .520 3

Indianapolis (Pirates)12 12 .500 3½

Louisville (Reds) 7 17 .292 8½

Saturday's games

Buffalo 1, Louisville 0

Lehigh Valley 10, Indianapolis 6

Charlotte 7, Toledo 5

Gwinnett 7, Pawtucket 6

Columbus 13, Syracuse 2

Rochester 1, Durham 0

Norfolk 2, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 1

Sunday's games

Buffalo 6, Louisville 4, 10 innings

Columbus 6, Syracuse 3

Rochester 7, Durham 6, 11 innings

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 4, Norfolk 0

Indianapolis 5, Lehigh Valley 4

Charlotte 4, Toledo 0

Gwinnett 11, Pawtucket 2

Monday's games

Charlotte at Toledo, 6:30 p.m.

Syracuse at Columbus, 6:35 p.m.

Indianapolis at Lehigh Valley, 7:05 p.m.

Louisville at Buffalo, 7:05 p.m.

Pawtucket at Gwinnett, 7:05 p.m.

Durham at Rochester, 7:05 p.m.

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at Norfolk, 7:15 p.m.

Tuesday's games

Indianapolis at Lehigh Valley, 10:35 a.m.

Syracuse at Columbus, 11:35 a.m.

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at Norfolk, 12:15 p.m.

Charlotte at Toledo, 6:30 p.m.

Durham at Rochester, 7:05 p.m.

Louisville at Buffalo, 7:05 p.m.

Pawtucket at Gwinnett, 7:05 p.m.

Bisons 6, Bats 4

Louisville 010 001 000 2—4 14 0

Buffalo 000 002 000 4—6 12 0

Wood, Ondrusek (7), Del Rosario (9), Adkins (10), Reineke (10) and Castillo. Gee, O'Connor (7), Parnell (8), Lujan (10) and Santos. W—Lujan (1-0). L—Adkins (0-1). 2B—Dorn (L), Castillo (L). HR—Francisco (L).

Records—Buffalo 15-9, Louisville 7-17.

South Atlantic League

Northern Division

W L Pct. GB

Hickory (Rangers) 14 10 .583 —

Delmarva (Orioles) 13 10 .565 ½

Hagerstown (Nationals)13 10 .565 ½

Lakewood (Phillies) 13 11 .542 1

Kannapolis (White Sox)11 13 .458 3

West Virginia (Pirates)10 13 .435 3½

Greensboro (Marlins)9 15 .375 5

Southern Division

W L Pct. GB

Savannah (Mets) 16 8 .667 —

Greenville (Red Sox)15 9 .625 1

Augusta (Giants) 13 11 .542 3

Lexington (Astros) 11 13 .458 5

Charleston (Yankees)10 14 .417 6

Asheville (Rockies) 9 14 .391 6½

Rome (Braves) 9 15 .375 7

Saturday's Games

Savannah 3, Lexington 1

Hagerstown 5, Augusta 4

Rome 6, Greensboro 2

West Virginia 6, Greenville 5

Kannapolis 5, Lakewood 1

Delmarva 9, Asheville 3

Hickory 1, Charleston 0

Sunday's games

Greenville 9, West Virginia 1

Monday's games

Charleston at Lakewood, 6:35 p.m.

Asheville at Hickory, 7 p.m.

Hagerstown at Rome, 7 p.m.

Kannapolis at Lexington, 7:05 p.m.

Savannah at Delmarva, 7:05 p.m.

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

Greenville at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

Tuesday's games

Hagerstown at Rome, 10:30 a.m.

Savannah at Delmarva, 10:35 a.m.

Charleston at Lakewood, 6:35 p.m.

Asheville at Hickory, 7 p.m.

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

Kannapolis at Lexington, 7:05 p.m.

Greenville at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

College

State

St. Catharine 12-7 Cumberlands 2-5

Transylvania 9 Manchester 8

Troy 6 Western Ky. 3

Transylvania 020 301 102—9 13 1

Manchester 003 200 021—8 15 3

Colyer and Zuckerman; Mallery, Bry. Murphy (9) and Smolinski. W—Colyer (6-3). L—Mallery (4-6). 2B—Rhea (T), Kuebbing (T), Bry. Murphy (M), Smolinski (M). HR—Kuebbing (T), Foster (M), Bra. Murphy (M).

Records—Transy 23-15, Manchester 20-16

Western Ky. 001 020 000—3 3 2

Troy 400 000 02x—6 8 1

Edelen, Wetherell (5), Carter (8), Davis (8) and Rice; Hull, Austin (5) and McRae. W—Austin (4-1). L—Edelen (4-1). 2B—Payton (W), Felix (T).

Records—Troy 23-20, West. Ky. 21-16

Basketball

nba

playoffs

(All series best-of-7)

FIRST ROUND

Sunday's game

Atlanta 95 Milwaukee 74

Atlanta wins series 4-3

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

Saturday's game

Cleveland 101 Boston 93

Cleveland leads series 1-0

Sunday's game

L.A. Lakers 104 Utah 99

Los Angeles leads series 1-0

Monday's games

Boston at Cleveland, 8 p.m.

San Antonio at Phoenix, 10:30 p.m.

Tuesday's games

Atlanta at Orlando, 8 p.m.

Utah at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.

Hawks 95, Bucks 74

MILWAUKEE (74) — Delfino 1-8 0-0 3, Mbah a Moute 5-9 3-4 13, Thomas 3-7 0-0 6, Jennings 6-18 2-4 15, Salmons 5-18 0-0 11, Stackhouse 0-3 0-0 0, Ilyasova 4-11 5-5 13, Ridnour 1-5 3-4 6, Gadzuric 0-0 0-0 0, Brezec 2-4 1-2 5, Ivey 1-3 0-0 2. Totals 28-86 14-19 74.

ATLANTA (95) — Williams 2-7 4-4 8, Jos.Smith 5-7 4-5 15, Horford 6-8 4-6 16, Bibby 6-12 0-0 15, Johnson 4-14 0-0 8, Pachulia 3-6 1-2 7, Crawford 8-16 4-4 22, West 1-1 0-0 2, Evans 0-1 0-0 0, Teague 0-2 0-0 0, Collins 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 36-76 17-21 95.

Milwaukee 1327 20 14—74

Atlanta 20 33 20 22—95

Three-point goals—Milwaukee 4-19 (Ridnour 1-2, Delfino 1-4, Jennings 1-4, Salmons 1-5, Stackhouse 0-1, Ivey 0-1, Ilyasova 0-2), Atlanta 6-16 (Bibby 3-5, Crawford 2-7, Jos.Smith 1-1, Evans 0-1, Johnson 0-2). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Milwaukee 44 (Ilyasova 11), Atlanta 63 (Horford 15). Assists—Milwaukee 15 (Jennings 5), Atlanta 21 (Crawford 6). Total fouls—Milwaukee 20, Atlanta 21. A—19,241 (18,729).

Lakers 104, Jazz 99

UTAH (99) — Miles 4-12 7-8 16, Boozer 9-17 0-0 18, Fesenko 1-2 0-0 2, Williams 7-15 8-10 24, Matthews 5-12 2-2 14, Millsap 8-18 0-0 16, Korver 3-5 1-1 7, Koufos 0-1 0-0 0, Price 1-3 0-0 2. Totals 38-85 18-21 99.

L.A. LAKERS (104) — Artest 4-9 0-0 8, Gasol 9-15 7-7 25, Bynum 4-8 0-0 8, Fisher 4-7 2-4 10, Bryant 12-19 7-7 31, Odom 4-10 0-1 9, Brown 1-5 2-4 4, Walton 2-2 2-4 7, Farmar 1-2 0-0 2, Powell 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 41-77 20-27 104.

Utah 23 22 28 26— 99

L.A. Lakers 30 23 28 23—104

Three-point goals—Utah 5-18 (Matthews 2-4, Williams 2-5, Miles 1-5, Korver 0-1, Millsap 0-1, Price 0-2), L.A. Lakers 2-12 (Walton 1-1, Odom 1-4, Farmar 0-1, Fisher 0-1, Bryant 0-2, Artest 0-3). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Utah 47 (Boozer 12), L.A. Lakers 46 (Odom, Gasol 12). Assists—Utah 24 (Williams 8), L.A. Lakers 18 (Gasol, Bryant 4). Total fouls—Utah 26, L.A. Lakers 20. Technicals—Boozer, L.A. Lakers defensive three-second. A—18,997 (18,997).

Multiple NBA MVP winners

6: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1971-72, 1974, 1976-77, 1980)

5: Bill Russell (1958, 1961-63, 1965); Michael Jordan (1988, 1991-92, 1996, 1998)

4: Wilt Chamberlain (1960, 1966-68)

3: Larry Bird (1984-86); Magic Johnson (1987, 1989-90); Moses Malone (1979, 1982-83)

2: Tim Duncan (2002-03); LeBron James (2009-10); Karl Malone (1997, 1999); Steve Nash (2005-06); Bob Pettit (1956, 1959)

NBA MVP Voting

(Voting is on a 10-7-5-3-1 basis)

1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Tot

James, Cle 116 5 2 - - 1205

Durant, OKC 4 46 31 29 5 609

Bryant, LAL - 43 44 23 9 599

Howard, Orl 3 27 30 29 22 478

Wade, Mia - 1 6 19 25 119

Anthony, Den - 1 3 8 19 65

Nowitzki, Dal - - 3 7 19 55

Nash, Pho - - 3 6 16 49

Williams, Utah - - 1 - 2 7

Stoudemire, Pho- - - 1 2 5

Ginobili, S.A. - - - 1 - 3

Bosh, Tor - - - - 1 1

Johnson, Atl - - - - 1 1

Jackson, Cha - - - - 1 1

Billups, Den - - - - 1 1

Golf

College

HCAC Championships

At Franklin, Ind. and Defiance, Ohio.

Total To par

Transylvania 1,192 +48

Franklin 1,230 +86

Hanover 1,250 +106

Mount St. Joseph 1,250 +106

Anderson 1,282 +138

Defiance 1,316 +172

Rose-Hulman Inst. of Tech1,331 +187

Manchester 1,333 +189

Transylvania's individuals (with overall finish in parenthenses:

Total To par

Hunter Frazier (1) 295 +9

Matthew Martin (t-2) 300 +14

Justin Tereshko (t-2) 300 +14

Stephen Montgomery (t-4)304 +18

Deuce Wall (t-9) 309 +23

Hockey

nhl

playoffs

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

Saturday's game

Vancouver 5Chicago 1

Vancouver leads series 1-0

Sunday's games

Montreal 3 Pittsburgh 1

Series tied 1-1

San Jose 4 Detroit 3

San Jose leads series 2-0

Monday's games

Philadelphia at Boston, 7 p.m.

Vancouver at Chicago, 9 p.m.Monday's games.

Philadelphia at Boston, 7 p.m

Vancouver at Chicago, 9 p.m

Softball

College

STATE

Rio Grande 3 Cumberlands 0

High school

Saturday's game

Beaver Creek Classic at Allen Central

Magoffin Co. 000 011 0—2 3 4

East Jessamine 030 101 x—5 9 1

Cole and Salyer. Davis and Hall. W—Davis. L—Cole. 2B—Salyer (MC), Hall (EJ). 3B—Cole (MC). HR—Rainwater (EJ).

Tennis

Professional

Rome Masters

At Rome

Surface: Clay-outdoor

Singles

Championship

Rafael Nadal (3), Spain, def. David Ferrer (13), Spain, 7-5, 6-2. Doubles

Championship

Bob and Mike Bryan (2), United States, def. John Isner and Sam Querrey, United States, 6-2, 6-3.

Porsche Grand Prix

At Stuttgart, Germany

Surface: Clay-indoor

Singles

Championship

Justine Henin, Belgium, def. Samantha Stosur (7), Australia, 6-4, 2-6, 6-1.

Doubles

Championship

Gisela Dulko, Argentina, and Flavia Pennetta (1), Italy, def. Kveta Peschke, Czech Republic, and Katarina Srebotnik (2), Slovenia, 3-6, 7-6 (3), 10-5 tiebreak.

Odds

Glantz-Culver Line

NBA playoffs

Favorite Line Underdog

Monday

at Phoenix 4 San Antonio

at Cleveland 6½ Boston

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