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Scoreboard: May 30

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BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Optioned INF Yamaico Navarro to Norfolk (IL). Recalled 2B Ryan Flaherty from Norfolk.

BOSTON RED SOX—Optioned RHP Alex Wilson to Pawtucket (IL). Recalled OF Jackie Bradley Jr. from Pawtucket.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX—Agreed to terms with OF Alex Llanos on a minor league contract.

CLEVELAND INDIANS—Sent C Lou Marson to Akron (EL) for a rehab assignment.

HOUSTON ASTROS—Optioned OF Robbie Grossman to Oklahoma City (PCL). Recalled RHP Brad Peacock from Oklahoma City. Sent RHP Josh Fields to Oklahoma City for a rehab assignment.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS—Assigned RHP Billy Buckner outright to Salt Lake (PCL). Placed LHP Sean Burnett on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Monday. Reinstated RHP Tommy Hanson from the restricted list.

MINNESOTA TWINS—Optioned OF Chris Colabello to Rochester (IL). Reinstated INF Trevor Plouffe from the seven-day DL.

NEW YORK YANKEES—Sent 1B Mark Teixeira and 3B Kevin Youkilis to Trenton (EL) for rehab assignments.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Sent OF Josh Reddick to Sacramento (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

SEATTLE MARINERS—Optioned RHP Brandon Maurer to Tacoma (PCL). Recalled INF Alex Liddi from Tacoma.

TAMPA BAY RAYS—Optioned RHP Jake Odorizzi to Durham (IL). Recalled RHP Alex Colome from Durham.

TEXAS RANGERS—Optioned LHP Martin Perez to Round Rock (PCL).

TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Designated RHP Ramon Ortiz and 1B Clint Robinson for assignment. Optioned RHP Thad Weber to Buffalo (IL). Placed 3B Brett Lawrie on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Tuesday. Recalled RHP Todd Redmond from Buffalo. Selected the contracts of RHP Neil Wagner and LHP Juan Perez from Buffalo.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS—Optioned LHP Tyler Skaggs to Reno (PCL).

ATLANTA BRAVES—Optioned RHP Cory Rasmus to Gwinnett (IL). Reinstated RHP Jordan Walden from the 15-day DL. Sent RHP Brandon Beachy to Rome (SAL) for a rehab assignment.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS—Sent RHP Stephen Fife to Rancho Cucamonga (Cal) for a rehab assignment.

MIAMI MARLINS—Designated 2B Nick Green for assignment. Selected the contract of 3B Ed Lucas from New Orleans (PCL).

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES—Placed 3B Michael Young on the bereavement list. Recalled INF Cesar Hernandez from Lehigh Valley (IL).

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS—Optioned RHP Sandy Rosario to Fresno (PCL). Selected the contract of LHP Mike Kickham from Fresno. Transferred LHP Eric Surkamp to the 60-day DL.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS—Optioned LHP Xavier Cedeno to Syracuse (IL). Recalled RHP Nate Karns from Harrisburg (EL). Sent OF Jayson Werth to Potomac (Carolina) for a rehab assignment.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

CHARLOTTE BOBCATS—Named Steve Clifford coach.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ATLANTA FALCONS—Waived FB Deon Goggins.

CLEVELAND BROWNS—Named Jim Brown special advisor.

DALLAS COWBOYS—Released LS Charley Hughlett and WR Carlton Mitchell. Signed LS Jackson Anderson and OT J.B. Shugarts.

DETROIT LIONS—Claimed QB Thaddeus Lewis off waivers from Cleveland. Released QB Alex Carder.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS—Signed LB Stanford Keglar.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS—Released WR Matt Austin. Signed WR Greg Herd.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS—Announced the retirement of WR Steve Smith.

TENNESSEE TITANS—Agreed to terms with C Brian Schwenke, DE Lavar Edwards, CB Khalid Wooten and S Daimion Stafford.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS—Named Larry Coyer advance scout and Aubrey Pleasant offensive assistant.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

NEW YORK RANGERS—Fired coach John Tortorella.

COLLEGE

GEORGIA—Suspended S Josh Harvey-Clemons one game.

ILLINOIS—Approved a contract extension for men's basketball coach John Groce through April 2018.

TCU—Announced women's basketball G Alexia Standish is transferring from Texas A&M.

Baseball

minor league

south atlantic league

Northern Division

W L Pct. GB

Hagerstown (Was) 30 19 .612 —

Hickory (Tex) 29 21 .580 1½

West Virginia (Pit) 28 25 .528 4

Greensboro (Mia) 23 28 .451 8

Delmarva (Bal) 22 29 .431 9

Lakewood (Phi) 22 29 .431 9

Kannapolis (ChW) 18 31 .367 12

Southern Division

W L Pct. GB

Charleston, S.C. (NYY) 30 20 .600 —

Savannah (NYM) 30 20 .600 —

Asheville (Col) 28 22 .560 2

Augusta (SFr) 28 23 .549 2½

Rome (Atl) 26 23 .531 3½

Lexington (KC) 26 27 .491 5½

Greenville (Bos) 14 37 .275 16½

Wednesday's games

Greensboro 12, West Virginia 5

Lakewood 5, Delmarva 3

Hagerstown 12, Asheville 5

Kannapolis 1, Lexington 0

Rome 3, Charleston, S.C. 0

Hickory at Augusta (n)

Savannah at Greenville (n)

Thursday's games

Kannapolis 1, Savannah 0 (4), comp. of susp. game

West Virginia at Lakewood, 6:35 p.m.

Hickory at Rome, 7 p.m.

Hagerstown at Lexington, 7:05 p.m.

Savannah at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Greensboro at Delmarva, 7:05 p.m.

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

Asheville at Greenville, 7:05 p.m.

Kannapolis 000 001 000—1 4 2

Lexington 000 000 000—0 5 0

Cose, Brase (8) and Tanner; Stumpf, Hall (8), Williams (9) and Marquez. W—Cose (4-3). L—Stumpf (3-3). Sv—Brase (2). 2B—K: Johnson, Mica 2; L: Morales.

high school

region tournaments

(All scores from Wednesday's finals, unless noted; gametimes p.m. and local)

1st at Paducah

Lone Oak 6 Paducah Tilghman 3

2nd at Elmer Kelley Park

Henderson Co. 15 Christian Co. 2 (5)

3rd at Butler Co.

Meade Co. Apollo (n)

4th at WKU

Logan Co. Russell Co. (n)

5th at North Hardin

Central Hardin Nelson Co. (n)

6th at u of l

Thursday's finals

Butler vs. Pleasure Ridge Park, 5:30

7th at U of L

Wednesday's semifinals

St. Xavier 6 Louisville Trinity 5

Male 4 Manual 3

Thursday's finals

Male vs. St. Xavier, 7

8th at South oldham

Thursday's finals

Collins vs. Spencer Co., 6

9th at Florence

Semifinals

Dixie Heights 6 Beechwood 2

Ryle St. Henry (n)

Thursday's finals

Dixie Heights vs. Ryle-St. Henry winner, 7

10th at Scott

Harrison Co. 1 Campbell Co. 0

11th at Madison Central

Tates Creek 9 Scott Co. 2

12th at Rockcastle Co.

Mercer Co. 13 Southwestern 3 (5)

13th at Knox Central

Thursday's finals

Harlan Co. vs. North Laurel, 7

14th at Knott Co. Central

Letcher Co. Central 7 Powell Co. 0

15th at Belfry

Thursday's finals

Prestonsburg at Belfry, 6

16th at Ashland Blazer

Ashland Blazer 9 Greenup Co. 4

Greenup Co. 000 001 3—4 7 2

Ashland Blazer 200 052 x—9 13 1

McCall, Hutchinson (4), Hall (5), Wireman (6) and Hutchinson, Coldiron; Cox, Fritz (7) and Fritz, Mullins. W—Cox. L—McCall. 2B—G: Boyle; A: Cox, Salow, Conley.

Basketball

nba

playoffs

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

CONFERENCE FINALS

Tuesday's game

Indiana 99 Miami 92

series tied 2-2

Thursday's game

Indiana at Miami, 8:30 p.m.

Saturday's game

Miami at Indiana, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, June 3

x-Indiana at Miami, 8:30 p.m.

pacers 99, heat 92

Tuesday's game; series tied 2-2

MIAMI (92) — James 8-18 4-6 24, Haslem 3-5 0-0 6, Bosh 1-6 4-4 7, Chalmers 6-14 8-8 20, Wade 5-15 6-6 16, Allen 4-13 1-1 11, Andersen 0-0 0-0 0, Battier 1-3 1-2 4, Cole 2-3 0-0 4, Anthony 0-0 0-0 0, Miller 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 30-77 24-27 92.

INDIANA (99) — George 4-10 4-5 12, West 5-11 4-6 14, Hibbert 10-16 3-4 23, Hill 4-13 9-10 19, Stephenson 9-15 1-2 20, T.Hansbrough 0-0 3-4 3, Augustin 0-0 0-0 0, Young 2-3 2-2 6, Mahinmi 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 35-70 26-33 99.

Miami 22 25 23 22—92

Indiana 26 22 29 22—99

Three-point goals—Miami 8-23 (James 4-7, Allen 2-7, Battier 1-3, Bosh 1-3, Cole 0-1, Chalmers 0-2), Indiana 3-14 (Hill 2-6, Stephenson 1-3, Young 0-1, George 0-4). Fouled out—James. Rebounds—Miami 38 (Allen 7), Indiana 54 (West, Hibbert 12). Assists—Miami 15 (Wade 6), Indiana 18 (Hill 6). Total fouls—Miami 30, Indiana 25. Technicals—James, Indiana Coach Vogel. A—18,165 (18,165).Golf

local

hole-in-one

At Tates Creek G.C.

Dan Wright aced the 151-yard 4th hole with a 7-iron. Witness: Sherry Wright.

Hockey

nhl

playoffs

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

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

Tuesday's game

Los Angeles 2 San Jose 1

L.A. wins series 4-3

Wednesday's game

Chicago 2Detroit 1 (OT)series was tied 3-3

CONFERENCE FINALS

Eastern Conference

Saturday's game

Boston at Pittsburgh, 8 p.m.

Monday, June 3

Boston at Pittsburgh, 8 p.m.

Wednesday, June 5

Pittsburgh at Boston, 8 p.m.

Friday, June 7

Pittsburgh at Boston, 8 p.m.

x-Sunday, June 9

Boston at Pittsburgh, 8 p.m.

x-Tuesday, June 11

Pittsburgh at Boston

x-Wednesday, June 12

Boston at Pittsburgh, TBD

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Los Angeles Chicago, TBA

Softball

college

college world series

(Double-elimination; x-if necessary)

At Oklahoma City, Okla.

Thursday's first round

Game 1: Nebraska (45-14) vs. Washington (43-15), noon

Game 2: Tennessee (49-10) vs. Florida (57-7), 2:30 p.m.

Game 3: Arizona St. (50-10) vs. Texas (49-8), 7 p.m.

Game 4: Michigan (50-11) vs. Oklahoma (52-4), 9:30 p.m.

Friday's second round

Game 5: Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner, 7 p.m.

Game 6: Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 winner, 9:30 p.m.

Saturday's third round

Game 7: Game 1 loser vs. Game 2 loser, noon

Game 8: Game 3 loser vs. Game 4 loser, 2:30 p.m.

Game 9: Game 5 loser vs. Game 7 winner, 7 p.m.

Game 10: Game 6 loser vs. Game 8 winner, 9:30 p.m.

Sunday's fourth round

Game 11: Game 5 winner vs. Game 9 winner, 1 p.m.

Game 12: Game 6 winner vs. Game 10 winner, 3:30 p.m.

x-Game 13: Game 11 winner vs. Game 11 loser, 7 p.m.

x-Game 14: Game 12 winner vs. Game 12 loser, 9:30 p.m.

NOTE: If only one game is necessary, it will be played at 7 p.m.

Championship Series

(Best-of-3)

June 4-6

Teams TBD, 8 p.m.

high school

region tournaments

(All scores from Wednesday's finals, unless noted; gametimes p.m. and local)

1st at murray

Lone Oak 13 Reidland 0

2nd at Lee S. Jones Park

Livingston Central 3 Henderson Co. 1

3rd at whitesville trinity

Owensboro Catholic 4 Edmonson Co. 3

4th at WKU

Thursday's finals

Bowling Green vs. Greenwood, 6

5th at Nelson Co.

Central Hardin 10 North Hardin 0 (5)

6th at U of L

Wednesday's semifinals

Mercy 10 Southern 0 (6)

Butler 2 Bullitt East 0

Thursday's finals

Butler vs. Mercer, 7:30

7th at U of L

Thursday's finals

Eastern vs. Male, 5:30

8th at anderson Co.

Oldham Co. 7 Gallatin Co. 1

9th at NKU

Wednesday's first round

Highlands 3 St. Henry 1

Notre Dame 2 Boone Co. 1

Thursday's semifinals

Dixie Heights vs. Conner, 4:30

Highlands vs. Notre Dame, 6

Friday's finals

Semifinals winners, 5:30

10th at Bourbon Co.

Montgomery Co. 2 Bourbon Co. 0

11th at Lakeview Park

Thursday's finals

Woodford Co. vs. Scott Co., 6

12th at Rockcastle Co.

Boyle Co. 5 East Jessamine 3

13th at North Laurel

Thursday's finals

Corbin vs. South Laurel, 7:30

14th at wolfe Co.

Estill Co. 2 Jenkins 0

15th at Belfry

Magoffin Co. 16 Johnson Central 5 (6)

16th at East CArter

Russell Ashland Blazer (n)

Tennis

professional

french open

At Paris

SINGLES

Men

First round

Janko Tipsarevic (8), Serbia, d. Nicolas Mahut, France, 6-2, 7-6 (4), 6-1; Benoit Paire (24), France, d. Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, 3-6, 7-6 (1), 6-4, 6-4.

Second round singles

Roger Federer (2), Switzerland, d. Somdev Devvarman, India, 6-2, 6-1, 6-1; David Ferrer (4), Spain, d. Albert Montanes, Spain, 6-2, 6-1, 6-3; Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (6), France, d. Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, 7-6 (6), 6-4, 6-3; Marin Cilic (10), Croatia, d. Nick Kyrgios, Australia, 6-4, 6-2, 6-2.

Nicolas Almagro (11), Spain, d. Edouard Roger-Vasselin, France, 6-2, 6-4, 6-3; Milos Raonic (14), Canada, d. Michael Llodra, France, 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 (3), 6-2; Gilles Simon (15), France, d. Pablo Cuevas, Uruguay, 6-7 (2), 6-1, 6-1, 6-1; Sam Querrey (18), U.S., d. Jan Hajek, Czech Republic, 6-4, 7-5, 6-4.

Andreas Seppi (20), Italy, d. Blaz Kavcic, Slovenia, 6-0, 7-6 (3), 6-7 (2), 4-6, 6-3; Kevin Anderson (23), South Africa, d. Evgeny Donskoy, Russia, 6-7 (8), 6-1, 7-5, 6-2; Jeremy Chardy (25), France, d. Roberto Bautista Agut, Spain, 6-1, 7-5, 6-4; Julien Benneteau (30), France, d. Tobias Kamke, Germany, 7-6 (9), 7-5, 5-7, 0-6, 6-4.

Tommy Robredo (32), Spain, d. Igor Sijsling, Netherlands, 6-7 (2), 4-6, 6-3, 6-1, 6-1.

Women

First round

Victoria Azarenka (3), Belarus, d. Elena Vesnina, Russia, 6-1, 6-4; Petra Kvitova (7), Czech Republic, d. Aravane Rezai, France, 6-3, 4-6, 6-2; Maria Kirilenko (12), Russia, d. Nina Bratchikova, Portugal, 6-0, 6-1; Klara Zakopalova (23), Czech Republic, lost to Kaia Kanepi, Estonia, 7-6 (3), 6-2.

Lucie Safarova (25), Czech Republic, lost to Jamie Hampton, U.S., 7-6 (5), 3-6, 9-7.

Second round

Serena Williams (1), U.S., d. Caroline Garcia, France, 6-1, 6-2; Agnieszka Radwanska (4), Poland, d. Mallory Burdette, U.S., 6-3, 6-2; Sara Errani (5), Italy, d. Yulia Putintseva, Kazakhstan, 6-1, 6-1; Angelique Kerber (8), Germany, d. Jana Cepelova, Slovakia, 6-2, 6-2.

Caroline Wozniacki (10), Denmark, lost to Bojana Jovanovski, Serbia, 7-6 (2), 6-3; Ana Ivanovic (14), Serbia, d. Mathilde Johansson, France, 6-2, 6-2; Roberta Vinci (15), Italy, d. Galina Voskoboeva, Kazakhstan, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2; Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (19), Russia, lost to Petra Cetkovska, Czech Republic, 7-5, 2-6, 6-4.

Carla Suarez Navarro (20), Spain, d. Shelby Rogers, U.S., 3-6, 6-4, 6-4; Sorana Cirstea (26), Romania, d. Johanna Larsson, Sweden, 6-1, 6-4; Varvara Lepchenko (29), U.S., d. Elina Svitolina, Ukraine, 7-6 (5), 6-1; Sabine Lisicki (32), Germany, d. Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor, Spain, 6-4, 6-0.

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