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Scoreboard: Aug. 14

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BASEBALL

Major League Baseball

MLB—Suspended Tampa Bay minor league C Marcos Torres (GCL) 50 games after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Reinstated OF Lou Montanez from the 15-day DL and optioned him to Norfolk (IL).

CHICAGO WHITE SOX—Reinstated INF-OF Mark Teahen from 15-day DL.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Traded OF Jose Guillen to San Francisco for a player to be named and cash considerations.

TAMPA BAY RAYS—Promoted OF-DH Rocco Baldelli from Charlotte (FSL) to Durham (IL). National League

CHICAGO CUBS—Reinstated INF Derrek Lee from the bereavement list. Optioned INF Micah Hoffpauir to Iowa (PCL).

PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Agreed to terms with OF Daniel Grovatt.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS—Agreed to terms with RHP Tyrell Jenkins and assigned him to Johnson City (Appalachian).

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

DETROIT PISTONS—Signed G Terrico White to a two-year contract.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CLEVELAND BROWNS—Signed OL John Malecki. Waived TE Joel Gamble.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS—Placed DE Ty Warren on injured reserve. Reinstated LB Derrick Burgess from the reserve-did not report list.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS—Signed LB Shawne Merriman to a one-year tender.

COLLEGE

GEORGIA—Named Greg McGarity athletic director.

PITTSBURGH—Named Tom Lipari pitching coach.

UTSA—Announced the resignation of assistant football coach David Ross.

Auto racing

NASCAR

Sprint Cup: Carfax 400 lineup

After Friday qualifying; race Sunday

At Michigan International Speedway

Lap length: 2.0 miles

(Car number in parentheses)

1. (9) Kasey Kahne, Ford, 187.183.

2. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 187.086.

3. (33) Clint Bowyer, Chevrolet, 186.577.

4. (14) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 186.572.

5. (42) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 186.461.

6. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 186.35.

7. (17) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 186.268.

8. (29) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 186.176.

9. (56) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 186.167.

10. (98) Paul Menard, Ford, 185.912.

11. (31) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 185.73.

12. (5) Mark Martin, Chevrolet, 185.715.

13. (2) Kurt Busch, Dodge, 185.596.

14. (00) David Reutimann, Toyota, 185.596.

15. (09) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 185.467.

16. (43) A J Allmendinger, Ford, 185.419.

17. (39) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 185.333.

18. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 185.29.

19. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 185.276.

20. (78) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, 185.071.

21. (13) Max Papis, Toyota, 184.952.

22. (87) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, 184.876.

23. (19) Elliott Sadler, Ford, 184.867.

24. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 184.776.

25. (26) Patrick Carpentier, Ford, 184.729.

26. (12) Brad Keselowski, Dodge, 184.634.

27. (20) Joey Logano, Toyota, 184.615.

28. (77) Sam Hornish Jr., Dodge, 184.582.

29. (6) David Ragan, Ford, 184.535.

30. (21) Bill Elliott, Ford, 184.431.

31. (82) Scott Speed, Toyota, 184.417.

32. (38) Travis Kvapil, Ford, 184.341.

33. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 183.885.

34. (83) Reed Sorenson, Toyota, 183.87.

35. (07) Robby Gordon, Toyota, 183.744.

36. (24) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 183.439.

37. (47) Marcos Ambrose, Toyota, 183.388.

38. (88) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 183.337.

39. (34) Tony Raines, Ford, 182.764.

40. (71) Bobby Labonte, Chevrolet, Owner Points.

41. (7) P.J. Jones, Toyota, Owner Points.

42. (37) David Gilliland, Ford, Owner Points.

43. (55) Michael McDowell, Toyota, 183.257

Failed to qualify

44. (32) Mike Bliss, Toyota, 183.136.

45. (46) J.J. Yeley, Dodge, 183.038.

46. (66) Scott Riggs, Toyota, 180.959.

47. (36) Casey Mears, Chevrolet, 180.059.

Baseball

minor league

international league

North Division

W L Pct. GB

Scranton/WB (Yankees) 70 49 .588 —

Buffalo (Mets) 63 54 .538 6

Syracuse (Nationals) 62 58 .517 8½

Pawtucket (Red Sox) 51 67 .432 18½

Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 46 73 .387 24

Rochester (Twins) 45 76 .372 26

South Division

W L Pct. GB

Durham (Rays) 73 45 .619 —

Charlotte (White Sox) 60 60 .500 14

Gwinnett (Braves) 58 61 .487 15½

Norfolk (Orioles) 55 66 .455 19½

West Division

W L Pct. GB

Columbus (Indians) 69 52 .570 —

Louisville (Reds) 68 52 .567 ½

Indianapolis (Pirates) 61 60 .504 8

Toledo (Tigers) 56 64 .467 12½ Thursday's games

Louisville 10, Toledo 4

Norfolk 2, Indianapolis 1 (11)

Rochester 2, Gwinnett 0

Durham 6, Charlotte 2

Pawtucket at Lehigh Valley, ppd., rain

Buffalo at Scranton/WB, ppd., rain

Syracuse 4, Columbus 3 (13)

Friday's games

Columbus 12, Louisville 4

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 3, Toledo 2

Rochester 5, Lehigh Valley 1

Gwinnett 4, Durham 3

Charlotte 7, Norfolk 3

Indianapolis 5, Syracuse 2

Buffalo at Pawtucket (n)

Saturday's games

Durham at Gwinnett, 6:05 p.m., 1st game

Buffalo at Pawtucket, 6:05 p.m.

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at Toledo, 7 p.m.

Syracuse at Indianapolis, 7 p.m.

Louisville at Columbus, 7:05 p.m.

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

Charlotte at Norfolk, 7:15 p.m.

Durham at Gwinnett, 8:05 p.m., 2nd game

south atlantic league

Northern Division

W L Pct. GB

x-Lakewood (Phillies) 28 18 .596 —

Hickory (Rangers) 26 19 .578 1½

Greensboro (Marlins) 23 23 .500 5

Kannapolis (White Sox) 23 23 .500 5

West Virginia (Pirates) 23 24 .489 5½

Delmarva (Orioles) 19 28 .404 9½

Hagerstown (Nationals) 18 29 .383 10½

Southern Division

W L Pct. GB

Asheville (Rockies) 28 18 .609 —

Greenville (Red Sox) 27 19 .574 1

Augusta (Giants) 24 22 .522 4

Charleston (Yankees) 23 24 .489 5½

Lexington (Astros) 23 24 .489 5½

Rome (Braves) 21 26 .447 7½

x-Savannah (Mets) 19 28 .404 9½

x-won first half

Thursday's games

West Virginia 4, Lexington 2

Hickory 8, Charleston 7

Augusta 5, Rome 3

Delmarva 2, Lakewood 1

Asheville 7, Greenville 2

Hagerstown 7, Greensboro 2

Kannapolis 2, Savannah 0

Friday's games

West Virginia 10, Lexington 8

Charleston 18, Hickory 4

Augusta 7, Rome 4

Greensboro 10, Hagerstown 2

Kannapolis 7, Savannah 5

Lakewood 10, Delmarva 0

Asheville 4, Greenville 2

Saturday's games

Kannapolis at Savannah, 6:05 p.m.

Augusta at Rome, 7 p.m.

Charleston at Hickory, 7 p.m.

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

Greensboro at Hagerstown, 7:05 p.m.

Greenville at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

Delmarva at Lakewood, 7:05 p.m.

Youth

Cal Ripken Major 60World Series

12-year-olds at Wilson, N.C.

South Lexington 10 New Bern, N.C. 4

Football

NFL

Pre-season Standings

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 1 0 0 1.000 27 24

Miami 0 0 0 .000 0 0

N.Y. Jets 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Buffalo 0 1 0 .000 17 42

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Indianapolis 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Jacksonville 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Tennessee 0 0 0 .000 0 0

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Baltimore 1 0 0 1.000 17 12

Cleveland 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Pittsburgh 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Cincinnati 0 1 0 .000 7 16

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Oakland 1 0 0 1.000 17 9

Denver 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Kansas City 0 0 0 .000 0 0

San Diego 0 0 0 .000 0 0

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Washington 1 0 0 1.000 42 17

Dallas 1 1 0 .500 25 24

N.Y. Giants 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Philadelphia 0 0 0 .000 0 0

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Atlanta 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Tampa Bay 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Carolina 0 1 0 .000 12 17

New Orleans 0 1 0 .000 24 27

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Chicago 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Detroit 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Green Bay 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Minnesota 0 0 0 .000 0 0

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Arizona 0 0 0 .000 0 0

San Francisco 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Seattle 0 0 0 .000 0 0

St. Louis 0 0 0 .000 0 0

Thursday's games

New England 27, New Orleans 24

Baltimore 17, Carolina 12

Oakland 17, Dallas 9

Friday's games

Washington 42, Buffalo 17

Jacksonville at Philadelphia (n)

Kansas City at Atlanta (n)

Saturday's games

Tampa Bay at Miami, 7 p.m.

Detroit at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.

Cleveland at Green Bay, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

Houston at Arizona, 8 p.m.

Chicago at San Diego, 9 p.m.

Tennessee at Seattle, 10 p.m.Sunday's games

San Francisco at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.

Denver at Cincinnati, 7 p.m.

Monday's game

N.Y. Giants at N.Y. Jets, 8 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 19

Indianapolis at Buffalo, 7:30 p.m.

New England at Atlanta, 8 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 20

Philadelphia at Cincinnati, 8 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 21

Baltimore at Washington, 7 p.m.

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

Miami at Jacksonville, 7:30 p.m.

St. Louis at Cleveland, 7:30 p.m.

Kansas City at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.

N.Y. Jets at Carolina, 8 p.m.

Houston at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Oakland at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.

Dallas at San Diego, 9 p.m.

Detroit at Denver, 9 p.m.

Green Bay at Seattle, 10 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 22

Minnesota at San Francisco, 8 p.m.

Monday, Aug. 23

Arizona at Tennessee, 8 p.m.

Golf

Professional

Nationwide: Price Cutter Charity championship

At Springfield, Mo.

7,115-yard, par 72

Highland Springs C.C.

Kyle Thompson 63-67—130-14

Hunter Haas 65-66—131-13

Tommy Biershenk 66-65—131-13

Jason Schultz 66-66—132-12

Justin Hicks 64-68—132-12

Jonas Blixt 67-65—132-12

Jamie Lovemark 66-67—133-11

Scott Gutschewski 66-67—133-11

Brian Smock 66-67—133-11

Steve Holmes 68-66—134-10

Brandt Jobe 63-71—134-10

Chris Nallen 64-70—134-10

Bradley Iles 67-68—135-9

Daniel Summerhays 66-69—135-9

Ty Harris 71-64—135-9

Joel Edwards 65-70—135-9

Sal Spallone 67-68—135-9

Colt Knost 67-68—135-9

Gary Woodland 68-67—135-9

Todd Demsey 68-67—135-9

Scott Brown 69-66—135-9

Chad Ginn 67-68—135-9

Travis Bertoni 65-70—135-9

Failed to qualify

Robert Damron 68 - 74—142 - 2

Futures:Greater Richmond Classic

At Richmond, Va.

6,278-yard, par 72

Richmond C.C.

Reilley Rankin 34-32—66-6

Melissa Eaton-Jackson 33-34—67-5

Stephanie Na 34-34—68-4

Jennifer Song 34-34—68-4

Amelia Lewis 34-34—68-4

Laura Crawford 34-35—69-3

Whitney Myers 34-35—69-3

Christine Song 35-34—69-3

Dewi Claire Schreefel 36-33—69-3

Lauren Doughtie 32-37—69-3

Sarah Brown 34-35—69-3

Danah Ford Bordner 34-35—69-3

Katie Kempter 34-36—70-2

Ryann O'Toole 35-35—70-2

Kristin Ingram 32-38—70-2

Dori Carter 36-34—70-2

Ashley Prange 34-36—70-2

Mo Martin 35-35—70-2

Erica Moston 34-36—70-2

Min Seo Kwak 34-36—70-2

Wannasiri Sirisampant 34-36—70-2

Others

Cindy Lacrosse 37 - 35—72 E

Whitney Wade 35 - 37—72 E

Taryn Durham 38 - 39—77 +5

Amateur

USGA: U.S. Women's Amateur

At Charlotte (N.C.)

6,559-yard, par 72 Charlotte C.C.

Match Play

Quarterfinals

Jennifer Kirby, Canada (146) def. Kristen Park, Buena Park, Calif. (145), 6 and 4

Danielle Kang, Thousand Oaks, Calif. (144) def. Sydnee Michaels, Temecula, Calif. (147), 19 holes

Stephanie Sherlock, Canada (146) def. Junthima Gulyanamitta, West Lafayette, Ind. (147), 2 and 1

Jessica Korda, Bradenton, Fla. (144) def. Erynne Lee, Silverdale, Wash. (138), 4 and 3

Local

Sister Cities Million Dollar Hole-in-one Contest

At Lakeside G.C.

Bennett Clark 25 inches

Tennis

Professional

Western & SouthernFinancial group women's open

A t Mason, Ohio

Purse: $2 million (Premier)

Surface: Hard-outdoor

Singles

Quarterfinals

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Russia, def. Yanina Wickmayer (12), Belgium, 7-5, 3-6, 6-1.

Ana Ivanovic, Serbia, def. Akgul Amanmuradova, Uzbekistan, 6-1, 6-3.

Kim Clijsters (4), Belgium, def. Flavia Pennetta (11), Italy, 7-6 (6), 6-4.

Maria Sharapova (10), Russia, def. Marion Bartoli (16), France, 6-1, 6-4.

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