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Scoreboard: May 18

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BASEBALL

American League

KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Optioned RHP Nate Adcock and RHP Vin Mazzaro to Omaha (PCL). Recalled LHP Everett Teaford and RHP Louis Coleman from Omaha.

MINNESOTA TWINS—Placed RHP Nick Blackburn and C Ryan Doumit on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Ben Revere from Rochester (IL).

NEW YORK YANKEES—Claimed INF Matt Antonelli off waivers from Baltimore. Transferred LHP Cesar Cabral from the 15- to the 60-day DL.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Placed 3B Brandon Inge on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 13. Recalled INF Adam Rosales from Sacramento (PCL).

TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Selected the contract of INF-C Yan Gomes from Las Vegas (PCL). Optioned 1B Adam Lind to Las Vegas. Announced 3B Brett Lawrie has dropped his appeal of a four-game suspension by Major League Baseball for throwing a batting helmet that bounced and hit an umpire.

National League

SAN DIEGO PADRES—Released INF Orlando Hudson. Placed INF Jason Bartlett on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 15. Recalled INF Everth Cabrera and INF Alexi Amarista from Tucson (PCL). Claimed LHP Eric Stults off waivers from the Chicago White Sox.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS—Signed CB Stephon Gilmore.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS—Released TE Brody Eldridge. Signed QB David Legree.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS—Signed OL Donald Stephenson.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS—Waived T Kevin Murphy and CB C.C. Whitlock.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS—Signed WR Jeremy Ebert.

NEW YORK JETS—Signed S Antonio Allen to a four-year contract.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS—Signed LB Keenan Robinson.

COLLEGE

COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON—Named Amir Abdur-Rahim men's assistant basketball coach.

OLD DOMINION—Announced it's leaving the Colonial Athletic Association and joining Conference USA effective July 1, 2013.

SMU—Fired Steve Orsini, director of athletics. Named senior associate director of athletics for external affairs Tim Leonard interim director of athletics.

Baseball

Minor League

International League

Thursday's Games

Charlotte 3, Norfolk 2, 1st game

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 4, Toledo 1

Syracuse 6, Columbus 1

Lehigh Valley 1, Indianapolis 0

Buffalo 4, Gwinnet 2

Durham 5, Pawtucket 0

Louisville at Rochester (n)

Norfolk 6, Charlotte 1, 2nd game

Friday's Games

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

Syracuse at Columbus, 7:05 p.m.

Pawtucket at Durham, 7:05 p.m.

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

Louisville at Rochester, 7:05 p.m.

Gwinnett at Buffalo, 7:05 p.m.

Charlotte at Norfolk, 7:15 p.m.

Saturday's Games

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

Syracuse at Toledo, 7 p.m.

Scranton/WB at Columbus, 7:05 p.m.

Charlotte at Durham, 7:05 p.m.

Indianapolis at Buffalo, 7:05 p.m.

Gwinnett at Rochester, 7:05 p.m.

Pawtucket at Norfolk, 7:15 p.m.

South Atlantic League

Thursday's Games

Greensboro 4, Lakewood 1

Kannapolis 5, Lexington 0

Hickory at Asheville, ppd., rain

Charleston 3, Rome 0

Greenville 8, West Virginia 3

Augusta 3, Savannah 2

Hagerstown 13, Delmarva 11

Friday's games

Rome 1, Charleston, S.C. 0, 1 innings, comp. of susp. game

Rome at Charleston, S.C., 5:05 p.m.

Lakewood at Greensboro, 7 p.m.

Lexington at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Augusta at Savannah, 7:05 p.m.

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

Hickory at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

Delmarva at Hagerstown, 7:05 p.m.

Saturday's games

Hickory at Asheville, 5:35 p.m., 1st game

Augusta at Savannah, 6:05 p.m.

Lakewood at Greensboro, 7 p.m.

Rome at Charleston, S.C., 7:05 p.m.

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

Lexington at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Delmarva at Hagerstown, 7:05 p.m.

Hickory at Asheville, 7:55 p.m., 2nd game

College

Eastern Ky. 000 112 100—5 10 1

Murray St. 030 000 010—4 8 2

Harris, Cobb (8), Bazzani (8) and Hagen; Beers, Handlin (8) and Rhodes. W —Harris (5-5). L—Beers (3-7). S—Bazzani (8). 2B—Garcia (EK), Dunlop (EK), Ball (EK). 3B—Daniel (EK).

Records: Eastern Ky. 29-21 (17-7 OVC), Murray St. 23-31 (8-17).

Tenn.-Martin 010 000 010—2 5 2

Morehead St. 005 001 20x—8 14 0

Mills, Tobik (7), Smith (8) and Okey; Goe and Bainer. W —Goe (6-5). L—Mills (4-6). 2B—Glasser (TM), Sorensen (TM), Mastromatteo (TM), Pickens (MS), Duff (MS). HR—Duff (MS).

Records: Morehead St. 26-25 (11-14 OVC), Tenn.-Martin 13-39 (7-18).

NCAA Division Ii Tournament

MIDWEST REGIONAL

Northern Ky. 6 Wayne St. 4

High School

East Jessamine 100 102 1—5 8 3

Danville 104 010 x—6 10 2

Baldwin and Overstreet; Beldon, Goodman (6), Baxter (7) and Lasure. W —Beldon (8-4). L—Baldwin (6-3). 2B—Baldwin (EJ), Lasure (D), Caudill (D).

Records: Danville 26-9, East Jessamine 12-21.

Henry Clay 200 000 2— 4 5 1

Lex. Catholic 002 107 x—10 11 2

Wallace, Salyers (5) and DeJesus; Keller, Sayre (5) and Jackson. W —Keller. L—Wallace. 2B—Haddon (HC), Smith (HC), Taylor (LC), Hurt (LC).

Sayre 390 22—16 12 1

Burgin 002 00— 2 6 3

Stockham, Brewer (5) and VanBalen, Deppen (4); Myers, Harrison (2) and Harrison, Shewmaker (2). W —Stockham. L—Myers. 2B—Robbins (B), Roberts (S). HR—Brewer (S).

Wolfe Co. 100 10— 2 5 4

Estill Co. 201 81—12 10 1

Conway, Denniston (4) and D. Creech; Sparks, Tuttle (5) and Plowman. W —Sparks. L—Denniston. 2B—D. Creech (W), Chaney (E). 3B—Chaney (E).

Records: Estill Co. 15-17, Wolfe Co. 18-9.

Wednesday's late game

Scott Co. 000 20— 2 3 1

Lafayette 902 01—12 9 1

Humphrey, Justice (1), Byrne (5) and Gruchow; Harren, Helvey (5) and Fergerson. W —Harren. L—Humphrey. 2B—Hutton (SC), Staples (L), Carmack (L). 3B—Staples (L).

Basketball

NBA playoffs

(Best-of-7; x-if necessary)

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

Monday's games

Philadelphia 92, Boston 91

Oklahoma City 119, L.A. Lakers 90

Tuesday's games

Indiana 78, Miami 75, series tied 1-1

San Antonio 108, L.A. Clippers 92

Wednesday's games

Boston 107, Philadelphia 91, Boston leads series 2-1

Oklahoma City 77, L.A. Lakers 75, Oklahoma City leads series 2-0

Thursday's games

Indiana 94, Miami 75, Indiana leads series 2-1

L.A. Clippers at San Antonio (n), San Antonio led series 1-0

Friday's games

Boston at Philadelphia, 8 p.m.

Oklahoma City at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 19

San Antonio at L.A. Clippers, 3:30 p.m.

Oklahoma City at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 20

Miami at Indiana, 3:30 p.m.

San Antonio at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.

Monday, May 21

Philadelphia at Boston, TBD

x-L.A. Lakers at Oklahoma City, 9:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 22

Indiana at Miami, TBD

x-L.A. Clippers at San Antonio, TBD

Wednesday, May 23

x-Boston at Philadelphia, TBD

x-Oklahoma City at L.A. Lakers, TBD

Thursday, May 24

x-Miami at Indiana, TBD Friday, May 25

San Antonio at L.A. Clippers, TBD

Saturday, May 26

x-Philadelphia at Boston, TBD

x-Indiana at Miami, TBD

Sunday, May 27

x-L.A. Lakers at Oklahoma City, TBD

x-L.A. Clippers at San Antonio, TBD

Pacers 94, Heat 75

MIAMI (75) — Battier 0-7 0-0 0, James 10-22 1-3 22, Pittman 0-2 0-0 0, Chalmers 10-15 4-4 25, Wade 2-13 1-2 5, Anthony 2-2 6-6 10, Miller 2-3 0-0 6, Cole 0-1 0-0 0, J.Jones 1-6 0-0 2, Turiaf 2-3 1-3 5, Haslem 0-2 0-0 0, Harris 0-1 0-0 0, Howard 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 29-78 13-18 75.

INDIANA (94) — Granger 6-15 2-2 17, West 5-13 4-4 14, Hibbert 9-16 1-2 19, Hill 6-8 5-5 20, George 3-6 2-2 9, Barbosa 0-3 0-0 0, Amundson 0-0 1-2 1, Collison 2-7 3-4 7, Hansbrough 1-4 0-0 2, D.Jones 1-3 2-2 5, Pendergraph 0-0 0-0 0, Price 0-0 0-0 0, Stephenson 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 33-76 20-23 94.

Miami 26 17 12 20—75

Indiana 17 26 26 25—94

Three-point goals—Miami 4-20 (Miller 2-3, Chalmers 1-1, James 1-4, Harris 0-1, Wade 0-2, J.Jones 0-3, Battier 0-6), Indiana 8-14 (Hill 3-4, Granger 3-6, D.Jones 1-2, George 1-2). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Miami 42 (Turiaf 8), Indiana 58 (Hibbert 18). Assists—Miami 9 (Chalmers 5), Indiana 20 (Hill 5). Total fouls—Miami 21, Indiana 20. Technicals—Granger, West. A—18,165 (18,165).

Golf

Professional

Byron Nelson Championship

At Irving, Texas

7,166-yard, par-70 (35 -35)

TPC Four Seasons Resort

Ryan Palmer 32-32—64 -6

Marc Leishman 34-31—65 -5

Alex Cejka 34-31—65 -5

Scott Piercy 33-33—66 -4

Charley Hoffman 32-34—66 -4

Bill Lunde 34-32—66 -4

Blake Adams 34-32—66 -4

Matt Kuchar 33-33—66 -4

Dicky Pride 34-32—66 -4

Andres Gonzales 30-36—66 -4

Greg Owen 35-32—67 -3

Josh Teater 34-33—67 -3

James Driscoll 34-33—67 -3

Ricky Barnes 33-34—67 -3

Jason Dufner 32-35—67 -3

Jhonattan Vegas 35-32—67 -3

Tim Petrovic 37-30—67 -3

Keegan Bradley 36-31—67 -3

Pat Perez 34-33—67 -3

Chris Riley 33-34—67 -3

Ryuji Imada 35-32—67 -3

Kevin Kisner 33-34—67 -3

Todd Demsey 33-34—67 -3

Others

Carl Pettersson 34-34—68 -2

Vijay Singh 34-34—68 -2

Padraig Harrington 31-37—68 -2

Phil Mickelson 35-35—70 E

Ernie Els 35-35—70 E

Johnson Wagner 36-35—71 +1

Steve Flesch 38 -33—71 +1

David Duval 36-36—72 +2

Adam Scott 36-37—73 +3

Louis Oosthuizen 33-40—73 +3nationwide: bmw charity prom-am

At Greer, S.C.

7,024-yard, par 71 (35-36) t-Thornblade Club; 6,864 yard, par 72 (36-36)g-Greenville C.C.; 6,951 yard, par 72 (36-36) c-Carolina C.C.

Darron Stiles 31-33—64c

D.J. Brigman 33-32—65c

Jim Herman 31-34—65c

Jim Renner 32-33—65t

Tim Wilkinson 31-34—65t

Derek Fathauer 33-33—66c

Sam Saunders 34-32—66c

Robert Streb 32-34—66c

Other Kentuckians

Adam Hadwin 32-36—68t

Andy Winings 33-38—71c

Robert Damron 34-38—72g

Brandon Brown 35-37—72t

PGA European volvo world match play championship

At Casares, Spain

7,290-yard, par-72 Finca Cortesin G.C.

Group A

Rafael Cabrero-Bello, Spain, def. Martin Kaymer, Germany, 3 and 2. Justin Rose, Britain, def. Robert Rock, Britain, 7 and 6. Charl Schwartzel, South Africa, halved with Nicolas Colsaerts, Belgium. Graeme McDowell, Northern Ireland, def. Robert Karlsson, Sweden, 1 up. Sergio Garcia, Spain, def. Alvaro Quiros, Spain, 2 and 1. Paul Lawrie, Scotland, def. Peter Hanson, Sweden, 2 and 1. Brandt Snedeker, United States, def. Thomas Bjorn, Denmark, 5 and 4. Ian Poulter, Britain, def. John Senden, Australia, 3 and 2.

NGA: Cherry Blossom Classic

At Georgetown

6,842-yard, par-72 Cherry Blossom Golf & Country Club Pro Tees

Nemanja Savic 63 -9

Drew Kittleson 64 -8

Ryan Spears 65 -7

Seth Fair 66 -6

Alex Johnson 66 -6

Derek Bohlen 66 -6

Chas Narramore 66 -6

Manuel Villegas 67 -5

Billy Shida 67 -5

Travis Bertoni 67 -5

Will Dottley 67 -5

Eric Steger 67 -5

Peter Uihlein 67 -5

Cameron Carrico 67 -5

Randall Hutchison 67 -5

Kent Bulle 67 -5

Ryan Blaum 67 -5

Jack Tyler III 67 -5

Danny Lewis 67 -5

Other Kentuckians

Hamilton Wheeler 68 -4

Brian Belden 69 -3

Lee Chaney 69 -3

Mason Haynes 69 -3

Rick Cochran III 71 -1

Andrew Stephens 71 -1

Hunter Ford 71 -1

Matt Savage 72 E

Mark Blakefield 72 E

Lucas Cromeenes 72 E

Ryan Martin 72 E

Ryan Britt 73 +1

Ben Fuqua 73 +1

Parker Scarbro 74 +2

Joseph Castle 74 +2

Jordan Blann 75 +3

Dan DePasquale 76 +4

Steve Conley 77 +5

Cameron Bailey 78 +6

Shawn Tipton 80 +8

LPGA: Sybase Match Play Championship

At Gladstone, N.J.

6,553-yard, par-72 Hamilton Farm G.C.

Patty Berg bracket

Yani Tseng, Taiwan, def. Jeong Jang, South Korea, 1 up. Katie Futcher, United States, def. Chella Choi, South Korea, 4 and 3. Candie Kung, Taiwan, def. Catriona Matthew, Scotland, 3 and 1. Haeji Kang, South Korea, def. Caroline Hedwall, Sweden, 3 and 2. Jennifer Johnson, United States, def. Paula Creamer, United States, 2 and 1. Karine Icher, France, def. Hee Young Park, South Korea, 4 and 2. Ryann O'Toole, United States, def. Brittany Lincicome, United States, 2 and 1. Julieta Granada, Paraguay, def. Brittany Lang, United States, 2 and 1.

Kathy Whitworth bracket

Mariajo Uribe, Colombia, def. Ai Miyazato, Japan, 2 up. Katherine Hull, Australia, def. Song-Hee Kim, South Korea, 3 and 2. So Yeon Ryu, South Korea, def. Karin Sjodin, Sweden, 2 and 1. Mina Harigae, United States, def. Michelle Wie, United States, 3 and 2. Cristie Kerr, United States, def. Belen Mozo, Spain, 2 and 1. Vicky Hurst, United States, def. Meena Lee, South Korea, 2 and 1. Angela Stanford, United States, def. Wendy Ward, United States, 2 and 1. Ji Eun-Hee, South Korea, def. Maria Hjorth, Sweden, 1 up.

Mickey Wright bracket

Na Yeon Choi, South Korea, def. Grace Park, South Korea, 2 up. Jenny Shin, South Korea, def. Jimin Kang, South Korea, 4 and 2. Morgan Pressel, United States, def. Mindy Kim, South Korea, 5 and 4. Inbee Park, South Korea, def. Hee-Won Han, South Korea, 3 and 2. Jiyai Shin, South Korea, def. Jennifer Song, United States, 6 and 5. Anna Nordqvist, Sweden, def. Beatriz Recari, Spain, 2 and 1. Amy Yang, South Korea, def. Amy Hung, Taiwan, 3 and 2. Natalie Gulbis, United States, def. Mika Miyazato, Japan, 1 up.

Annika Sorenstam bracket

Jodi Ewart, Britain, def. Suzann Pettersen, Norway, 3 and 1. Sophie Gustafson, Sweden, def. Karen Stupples, England, 4 and 3. Karrie Webb, Australia, def. Tiffany Joh, United States, 4 and 3. Azahara Munoz, Spain, def. Lindsey Wright, Australia, 4 and 3. Stacy Lewis, United States, def. Pat Hurst, United States, 4 and 3. Sandra Gal, Germany, def. Pornanong Phatlum, Thailand, 2 up. Sun Young Yoo, South Korea, def. Amanda Blumenherst, United States, 4 and 2. Jessica Korda, Czech Republic, def. Hee Kyung Seo, South Korea, 1 up.

College Men

NCAA Division III Championship

At Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla.

Third round

1. Oglethorpe 867 +3

2. Methodist 883 +19

3. Transylvania 892 +28

4. Redlands 893 +29

5. Claremont-Mudd Scripps 896 +32

6. Texas-Tyler 898 +34

t7. Wittenberg 899 +35

t7. St. John Fisher 899 +35

t9. Ill. Wesleyan 900 +36

t9. La Verne 900 +36

11. Guilford 901 +37

12. Greensboro 903 +39

13. Huntington 904 +40

14. Gustavus Adolphus 905 +41

15. Christopher Newport 909 +45

Transylvania individuals

t12. Jantzen Latham 77-72-72—221

t31. Clay Hinton 77-73-75—225

t38. Justin Tereshko 82-71-73—226

t42. James Dawson 75-76-76—227

t48. Hunter Frazier 79-72-78—229

College Women

NAIA Tournament

At Greenville, Tenn.

6,044-yd., par-73 Link Hills G. & C.C.

THIRD ROUND

Top teams

1. British Columbia 908

2. Savannah College of Art & Design 909

3. Shorter 916

4. William Woods 917

5. Embry-Riddle-Fla. 920

6. Okla. Christian 925

7. Oklahoma City 930

8. Lubbock Christian 934

9. Lee 938

10. Cumberlands 940

Cumberlands individuals

t29. Liz Stephens 76-77-80—233

t43. Cristina Jimenez 76-79-80—235

t45. Laura Beth Harris 76-81-79—236

t58. McKinzie Price 80-77-82—239

t104. Taylor Gillis 88-78-86—252

Lindsey Wilson individual

t16. Kaitlin Allan 79-72-77—228

Local

Holes-in-one

At Tates Creek G.C.

Roger Bondurant aced the 174-yard 14th hole with a 5 iron. Witness: Don Dean

At University Club of Kentucky

Cameron Rutherford aced the 205-yard 3rd hole with a 6 iron. Witnesses: Eric Geldhof, Chris Rutherford, Brad Shelton

Ladies' Day

At Champion Trace G.C., Nicholasville

Low gross—Emily Haas 71. Low net —Leslie Johnson, Marilyn Richardson 74.

N-O-S-E—Brenda Heeter 33

At Keene Run G.C., Nicholasville

Even holes less one-half handicap— 1. Donna Jo Rogers, 2. Betty Gillespie

Eagle on 7th hole (par 4)—Linda Back. Witnesses: Susan Whitehouse, Becky Whitman

Hockey

Professional

NHL playoffs

(Best-of 7)

CONFERENCE FINALS

Monday's game

N.Y. Rangers 3, New Jersey 0

Tuesday's game

Los Angeles 4, Phoenix 0

Wednesday's game

New Jersey 3, N.Y. Rangers 2, series tied 1-1

Thursday's game

Phoenix at Los Angeles (n), Los Angeles led series 2-0

Saturday's game

N.Y. Rangers at New Jersey, 1 p.m.

Sunday, May 20

Phoenix at Los Angeles, 3 p.m.

Monday, May 21

N.Y. Rangers at New Jersey, 8 p.m.

World Championship

Thursday

Quarterfinals

At Helsinki, Finland

Slovakia 4, Canada 3

Finland 3, United States 2

At Stockholm, Sweden

Russia 5, Norway 2

Czech Republic 4, Sweden 3

Saturday at Helsinki, Finalnd

Semifinals

Canada vs. Finland, 7:30 a.m.

Russia vs. Czech Republic 11:30 a.m.

Sunday at Helsinki, Fin alnd

Third-place game, 9 a.m.

Championship, 1:30 p.m.

Softball

College

NCAA Tournament

Double elimination

Louisville Regional

Kentucky (29-28) vs. Michigan (39-15), 4:30 p.m. Louisville (53-3) vs. Valparaiso (42-17), 7 p.m.

Saturday, May 19

Game 3: Kentucky-Michigan winner vs. Louisville-Valparaiso winner, 1 p.m. Game 4: Kentucky-Michigan loser vs. Louisville-Valparaiso loser, 3:30 p.m. Game 5: Game 3 loser vs. Game 4 winner, 6 p.m.

Sunday, May 20

Game 6: Game 3 winner vs. Game 5 winner, 1 p.m. Game 7: Game 6 rematch, if necessary, 3:30 p.m.

Other first-round games

Thursday's games

Eugene (Ore.) Regional

BYU 4 Mississippi State 3

Oregon 6 Portland State 1

NAIA Tournament

Union (Tenn.) 6 Lindsey Wilson 0

High School

Johnson Central 240 002 0—8 10 1

Tates Creek 230 252 x—14 19 1

Webb, Hall (5) and Fairchild; Groft and Adams. W—Groft. L—Webb. 2B—Blair 2 (JC), Cline (JC), Yuttayong 2 (TC), Groft (TC). 3B—Mutters (TC). HR—Cline (JC).

Records: Tates Creek 16-15, Johnson Central 23-10.

Lexington Catholic 000 000 0—0 6 1

Madison Southern 121 000 x—4 9 2

Mitchell and Walden; Helton and King. W—Helton (8-7). L—Mitchell (4-4. 2B—Morganson (MS).

Records: Madison Southern 16-15, Lexington Catholic 15-13

Local

Mens' independent at Southland

Southside Church of Christ 4, Mary Queen 3

Calvary Chaos 14, Calvary Red 10

Wellington 18, Calvary Blue 3

Calvary Blue 8, Victory Baptist 5

Tennis

College

NCAA division II tournament

Abilene Christian 5, Northern Ky. 0

Odds

Glantz-Culver Line

NBA Playoffs

Favorite Line Underdog

at Philadelphia 2 Boston

at L.A. Lakers 2½ Oklahoma City

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