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Major League Baseball

MLB—Suspended Cleveland minor league SS Rubiel Martinez (DSL Indians) and New York Yankees minor league LHP Anderson Severino (DSL Yankees) 50 games each after testing positive for metabolites of stanozolol. American League

BOSTON RED SOX—Signed 2B Dustin Pedroia to an eight-year contract beginning in 2014 and continuing through the 2021 season.

MINNESOTA TWINS—Placed C Joe Mauer on the paternity list. Recalled C Drew Butera from Rochester (IL).

NEW YORK YANKEES—Placed INF Luis Cruz on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 23. Recalled INF David Adams from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Selected INF Adam Rosales from Sacramento (PCL). Designated INF Vinnie Catricala for assignment.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS—Activated OF David DeJesus from the 15-day DL. Optioned OF Dave Sappelt to Iowa (PCL).

LOS ANGELES DODGERS—Reinstated LHP Ted Lilly from the 15-day DL. Placed OF Matt Kemp on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 22.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

DALLAS MAVERICKS—Signed G Ricky Ledo.

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS—Waived F-C Dwayne Jones, G Scott Machado and G Kevin Murphy.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS—Placed LB Dan Giordano on the PUP list. Waived/failed physical LB Tim Fugger.

ATLANTA FALCONS—Signed QB Sean Renfree. Agreed to terms with CB Desmond Trufant on a four-year contract.

CLEVELAND BROWNS—Signed FB Brock Bolen and LB Justin Cole. Waived OL Dominic Alford and WR Kennan Davis.

DALLAS COWBOYS—Released WR Lavasier Tuinei. Signed DT Landon Cohen and DE George Selvie.

DETROIT LIONS—Signed WR Chaz Schilens.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS—Agreed to terms with LB Bjoern Werner.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS—Claimed S Ray Polk off waivers from Seattle.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS—Signed WR Mike Williams to a six-year contract. Signed G Jeremy Lewis. Placed RB Jeff Demps on the reserve/did not report list. Activated P Michael Koenen from the reserve/non-football injury list. Placed K Connor Barth on the reserve/non-football injury list. Activated TE Luke Stocker and DE Markus White from the PUP list.

TENNESSEE TITANS—Signed RB Jackie Battle and TE DeMarco Cosby. Waived RB Alvester Alexander and QB Nathan Enderle.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS—Agreed to terms with F Brad Winchester on a one-year contract.

FLORIDA PANTHERS—Agreed to terms with C Scott Timmins on a one-year contract.

COLLEGE

ST. AUGUSTINE'S—Announced the resignation of men's basketball coach Lonnie Blow, Jr. to accept the same position at Virginia State.

Auto racing

NASCAR

sprint cup schedule

July 28 — Crown Royal Presents The Your Hero's Name Here 400 at The Brickyard, Indianapolis

Aug. 4 — Pennsylvania 400, Long Pond, Pa.

Aug. 11 — Cheez-It 355 at The Glen, Watkins Glen, N.Y.

Aug. 18 — Pure Michigan 400, Brooklyn, Mich.

Aug. 24 — Irwin Tools Night Race, Bristol, Tenn.

Sept. 1 — AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta, Hampton, Ga.

Sept. 7 — Federated Auto Parts 400, Richmond, Va.

Sept. 15 — GEICO 400, Joliet, Ill.

Sept. 22 — Sylvania 300, Loudon, N.H.

Sept. 29 — AAA 400, Dover, Del.

Oct. 6 — Hollywood Casino 400, Kansas City, Kan.

Oct. 12 — Bank of America 500, Concord, N.C.

Oct. 20 — Camping World RV Sales 500, Talladega, Ala.

Oct. 27 — Goody's Fast Relief 500, Ridgeway, Va.

Nov. 3 — AAA Texas 500, Fort Worth, Texas

Nov. 10 — AdvoCare 500, Avondale, Ariz.

Nov. 17 — Ford EcoBoost 400, Homestead, Fla.

Sprint Cup Driver Standings

Through July 14

1. Jimmie Johnson, 696.

2. Clint Bowyer, 640.

3. Carl Edwards, 623.

4. Kevin Harvick, 622.

5. Dale Earnhardt Jr., 578.

6. Matt Kenseth, 576.

7. Kyle Busch, 576.

8. Greg Biffle, 545.

9. Brad Keselowski, 529.

10. Kasey Kahne, 523.

11. Martin Truex Jr., 521.

12. Jeff Gordon, 521.

13. Tony Stewart, 518.

14. Kurt Busch, 516.

15. Jamie McMurray, 507.

16. Aric Almirola, 502.

17. Jeff Burton, 498.

18. Joey Logano, 487.

19. Ryan Newman, 487.

20. Paul Menard, 487.nationwide schedule

July 27 — Indiana 250, Speedway, Ind.

Aug. 3 — U.S. Cellular 250, Newton, Iowa

Aug. 10 — ZIPPO 200, Watkins Glen, N.Y.

Aug. 17 — Nationwide Children's Hospital 200, Lexington, Ohio

Aug. 23 — Food City 250, Bristol, Tenn.

Aug. 31 — Atlanta 300, Hampton, Ga.

Sept. 6 — Virginia 529 College Savings 250, Richmond, Va.

Sept. 14 — Dollar General 300, Joliet, Ill.

Sept. 21 — Kentucky 300, Sparta, Ky.

Sept. 28 — Dover 200, Dover, Del.

Oct. 5 — Kansas Lottery 300, Kansas City, Kan.

Oct. 11 — Dollar General 300, Concord, N.C.

Nov. 2 — O'Reilly Auto Parts Challenge, Fort Worth, Texas

Nov. 9 — Great Clips 200, Avondale, Ariz.

Nov. 16 — Ford EcoBoost 300, Homestead, Fla.

Nationwide Driver Standings

Through July 21

1. Sam Hornish Jr., 632.

2. Regan Smith, 625.

3. Austin Dillon, 624.

4. Elliott Sadler, 612.

5. Justin Allgaier, 610.

6. Brian Vickers, 587.

7. Kyle Larson, 579.

8. Brian Scott, 567.

9. Trevor Bayne, 563.

10. Parker Kligerman, 563.

11. Alex Bowman, 487.

12. Nelson Piquet Jr., 477.

13. Mike Bliss, 472.

14. Travis Pastrana, 415.

15. Reed Sorenson, 362.

16. Mike Wallace, 347.

17. Eric McClure, 330.

18. Jeremy Clements, 330.

19. Joe Nemechek, 292.

20. Michael Annett, 247.

Baseball

Minor League

South Atlantic League

Northern Division

W L Pct. GB

West Virginia (Pirates) 18 11 .621 —

x-Hagerstown (Nationals) 19 13 .594 ½

Hickory (Rangers) 16 15 .516 3

Greensboro (Marlins) 15 16 .484 4

Lakewood (Phillies) 14 18 .438 5½

Kannapolis (White Sox) 12 20 .375 7½

Delmarva (Orioles) 11 21 .344 8½

Southern Division

W L Pct. GB

Lexington (Royals) 20 10 .667 —

Charleston, S.C. (Yankees) 18 11 .621 1½

Greenville (Red Sox) 16 14 .533 4

Augusta (Giants) 15 14 .517 4½

x-Savannah (Mets) 13 15 .464 6

Asheville (Rockies) 13 17 .433 7

Rome (Braves) 13 18 .419 7½

x-clinched first half

Wednesday's games

No games scheduled

Thursday's games

West Virginia at Lexington, 5:05 p.m., completion of July 6 postponed game

West Virginia at Lexington, 30 minutes following

Rome at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

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

Delmarva at Hagerstown, 7:05 p.m.

Hickory at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Greenville at Lakewood, 7:05 p.m.

Augusta at Savannah, 7:05 p.m.

Friday's games

Rome at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

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

Delmarva at Hagerstown, 7:05 p.m.

Hickory at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Greenville at Lakewood, 7:05 p.m.

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

Augusta at Savannah, 7:05 p.m.

Football

NFL

calendar

July 25-Aug. 15 — Cincinnati Bengals training camp at Paul Brown Stadium.

Aug. 3 — Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions, Canton, Ohio.

Aug. 4 — Hall of Fame Game: Dallas vs. Miami.

Aug. 8 — First weekend of preseason games.

Aug. 27 — Roster cutdown to 75 players.

Aug. 31 — Roster cutdown to 53 players.

Aug. 29 — Preseason schedule ends.

Sept. 5 — 2013 season begins, Baltimore at Denver.

Sept. 8-9 — First weekend of regular-season games.

Oct. 29 — Trade deadline (4 p.m. EST)

Jan. 4-5, 2014 — Playoffs: Wild Card Weekend

Jan. 11-12, 2014 — Playoffs: Divisional

Jan. 19, 2014 — Playoffs: Conference Championships

Jan. 26, 2014 — Pro Bowl at Honolulu

Feb. 2, 2014 — Super Bowl XLVIII in New York

Golf

Professional

PGA Fedex Cup Leaders

Pts Money

1. Tiger Woods 2,481 $6,159,119

2. Phil Mickelson 2,118 4,860,810

3. Matt Kuchar 2,020 4,488,308

4. Brandt Snedeker 1,678 3,821,911

5. Billy Horschel 1,459 3,048,787

6. Justin Rose 1,358 3,032,310

7. Bill Haas 1,320 2,902,296

8. Kevin Streelman 1,260 2,605,882

9. Boo Weekley 1,206 2,360,936

10. Jason Day 1,182 2,668,138

11. Adam Scott 1,172 2,799,847

12. Jordan Spieth 1,136 2,058,820

13. Keegan Bradley 1,107 2,350,946

14. Hunter Mahan 1,088 2,339,697

15. Harris English 1,067 2,009,390

16. Webb Simpson 1,022 2,077,267

17. Russell Henley 1,006 1,884,606

18. D.A. Points 1,000 2,165,537

19. Jimmy Walker 996 1,923,250

20. Charles Howell III 996 1,782,292

Others

53. Josh Teater 652 1,274,417

State

Kentucky Open Qualifying

At Paxton G.C., Paducah

Qualifiers

Jared Gosser, Russell Springs 69

David Plumb, Bowling Green 71

Sammy Thompson, Paducah 71

Hunter Ford, Paducah 71

Lucas Cromeenes, Paducah 72

Hunter York, Murray 72

Nick Jones, Paducah 72

Tyler Mitchell, Cadiz 72

Alternates

Ronnie Young, Hopkinsville 73

Duncan McCormick, Morganfield 73

Bryan Shumate, Paducah 74

Horse racing

Thoroughbreds

Wednesday's Results

SARATOGA PARK

9th—$200,000, stk, 3YO F, 11/16mi, tf., clear.

Lake George Stakes

6 (6) Kitten's Dumplings (J.Rosario)

5.00 2.70 2.10? ?

1 (1) Watsdachances (J.Castellano) 3.70 2.70? ?

2 (2) Tapicat (M.Smith) 2.80? ?

Off 8:21. Time 1:42.21. Good. Scratched—Skyfall. Also ran—Midnight Watch, Fab Flowers, Blossom's Trail, Maximova. Pick 3 (9-5-6) paid 88.50. Grand Slam (5/6/7-4/8/9-2/4/5-6) paid 89.00. Daily Double (5-6) paid 14.60. Exacta (6-1) paid 15.80. Superfecta (6-1-2-5) paid 146.00. Trifecta (6-1-2) paid 37.60.

© 2013 Equibase Co. LLC

Tennis

Professional

Fifth Third Bank Championships

At Hilary J. Boone Tennis Complex

(Seeding in brackets, country of origin in parentheses)

Men's Singles

[Wc] F Peliwo (Can) def. [3] R Bemelmans (Bel) 6-3, 6-3; [8] M Jaziri (Tun) def. [Q] I Bozoljac (Srb) [7] 6-1, 6-4; T Ito (Jpn) def. M Authom (Bel) 7-5, 6-3; J Ward (GBr) def. [Wc] M Krueger (U.S.) 6-0, 6-1

S. Diez (Can) def. [Wc] A. Musialek (Fra) 6-0, 6-1

Men's Doubles

F Dancevic (Can)-P Polansky (Can) def. I Marchenko (Ukr)-D Molchanov (Ukr) 6-2, 6-2; [4] B Klahn (U.S.)-M Venus (Nzl) def. C Reix (Fra)-O Rochus (Bel) 7-5, 6-3; [3] M Authom (Bel)-R Bemelmans (Bel) def. T Ito (Jpn)-H Kondo (Jpn) 6-2, 6-1; [1] P Raja (Ind)-D Sharan (Ind) Vs. D Evans (GBr)-J Ward (GBr)A Krajicek (U.S.)-M Krueger (U.S.) def. [Wc] D Novikov (U.S.)-M Redlicki (U.S.) 6-3, 7-6(5); F. Dustrov (Uzbek)-M. Jaziri (Tun) def. E. Quigley (U.S.)-M. Ein (U.S.), walkover

Women's Singles

[8] C Simmonds (Rsa) def. A Weinhold (U.S.) 7-5, 6-3; [Wc] G Min (U.S.) def. S Marand (U.S.) 6-4, 6-3; [1] M Doi (Jpn) def. [Q] J Brady (U.S.) 6-2, 3-6, 6-0; N Lertpitaksinchai (Tha) def. E Webley-Smith (GBr) 6-4, 6-3

[3] K Nara (Jpn) def. C Scholl (U.S.) 6-1, 6-1; [4] S Rogers (U.S.) def. M Alvarez Teran (Bol) 6-0,6-1; J Coin (Fra) def. J Elie (U.S.) 6-1, 6-0; [Q] L Embree (U.S.) def. [Q] M Osaka (Jpn) 6-2, 6-4

[Ll] A Mueller (U.S.) def. M Brengle (U.S.) 6-3, 6-4; E Sema (Jpn) def. O Savchuk (Ukr) cancelled; [7] I Falconi (U.S.) def. S Peers (Aus) 6-1, 6-3; [Q] N Osaka (Jpn) def. P Plipuech 6-3, 6-1

Women's Doubles

A Gabueva (Rus)-K Nara (Jpn) def. [Wc] J Brady (U.S.)-L Herring (U.S.) 1-6, 6-4, 10-2; S Dubois (Can)-Y Sema (Jpn) def. M Brengle (U.S.)-S Peers (Aus), walkover; [1] J Glushko (Isr)-C Simmonds (Rsa) def. J Loeb (U.S.)-A Mueller (U.S.) 7-6(4), 6-4; [4] M Alvarez Teran (Bol)-K Wong (U.S.) Vs. M Kobelt (U.S.)-C Witten (U.S.)

S. Aoyama (Jpn)-M Doi [3] def. J Elie (U.S.)-E. Webley-Smith [GBr] 6-2, 6-1

Thursday's schedule

STADIUM 1 start 11 am:

S Aoyama (JPN) vs [2] J Glushko (ISR) - ITF

Not before 1 p.m.:

[1] I Marchenko (UKR) vs [Q] G Jones (AUS) - ATP

J McGee (IRL) vs [Q] T Sandgren (U.S.) - ATP

Not before 8 p.m.:

S Diez (CAN) vs [5] B Klahn (U.S.) - ATP

STADIUM 2 start 11 a.m.:

C Castano (COL) vs [WC] J Loeb (U.S.) - ITF

J Coin (FRA) vs [7] I Falconi (U.S.) - ITF

[1] M Doi (JPN) vs O Savchuk (UKR) - ITF

[4] M Alvarez Teran (BOL) / K Wong (U.S.) or M Kobelt (U.S.) / C Witten (U.S.) vs A Gabueva (RUS) / K Nara (JPN) - ITF

Not before 7:30 p.m.

[Q] N Osaka (JPN) vs [4] S Rogers (U.S.) - ITF

COURT 4 start 11 a.m.:

[3] K Nara (JPN) vs [LL] A Mueller (U.S.) - ITF

N Lertpitaksinchai (THA) vs [6] [WC] G Min (U.S.) - ITF

[1] J Glushko (ISR) / C Simmonds (RSA) or J Loeb (U.S.) / A Mueller (U.S.) vs R Anderson (U.S.) / L Embree (U.S.) - ITF

S Benamar (FRA) / C Scholl (U.S.) vs [2] N Lertpitaksinchai (THA) / P Plipuech (THA) - ITF

M Brengle (U.S.) / S Peers (AUS) vs J Elie (U.S.) / E Webley-Smith (GBR) or [3] S Aoyama (JPN) / M Doi (JPN) - ITF

COURT 6 start 11 a.m.:

[8] C Simmonds (RSA) vs [Q] L Embree (U.S.) - ITF

Not before 1 p.m.:

P Polansky (CAN) vs [6] J Duckworth (AUS) - ATP

[1] P Raja (IND) / D Sharan (IND) or D Evans (GBR) / J Ward (GBR) vs A Krajicek (U.S.) / M Krueger (U.S.) - ATP

F Dancevic (CAN) / P Polansky (CAN) vs R Roelofse (RSA) / S Singh (IND) - ATP

Not before 4 p.m.:

F Dustov (UZB) / M Jaziri (TUN) vs [3] M Authom (BEL) / R Bemelmans (BEL) - ATP; may move to Stadium 1

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