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Scoreboard: Aug. 13

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BASEBALL

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANS—Sent RHP Josh Tomlin to Lake County (MWL) for a rehab assignment. Released 3B Mark Reynolds.

DETROIT TIGERS—Placed C Alex Avila on the seven-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 11. Recalled C Bryan Holaday from Toledo (IL). Activated 2B Omar Infante from the 15-day DL. Optioned INF Hernan Perez to Toledo (IL).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Optioned LHP Francisley Bueno, LHP Will Smith and INF Irving Falu to Omaha (PCL). Activated 2B Chris Getz from the 15-day DL. Added INF Jamey Carroll on the roster.

MINNESOTA TWINS—Reinstated OF Wilkin Ramirez from the 15-day DL.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Agreed to terms with RHP Drew Carpenter on a minor league contract.

SEATTLE MARINERS—Sent OF Franklin Gutierrez to Tacoma (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

TAMPA BAY RAYS—Claimed LHP Wesley Wright off waivers from Houston.

TEXAS RANGERS—Claimed INF Adam Rosales off waivers from Oakland.

National League

CINCINNATI REDS—Optioned OF Derrick Robinson to Louisville (IL). Reinstated OF Ryan Ludwick from the 60-day DL.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS—Sent RHP Shawn Tolleson to the AZL Dodgers for a rehab assignment.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Agreed to terms with C Kelly Shoppach on a minor league contract and assigned him to Indianapolis (IL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

DALLAS COWBOYS—Released LS P.J. Mangieri. Signed DT Travis Chappelear.

GREEN BAY PACKERS—Announced the retirement of PK Ryan Longwell.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS—Signed CB LeQuan Lewis. Released TE Brandon Ford.

NEW YORK GIANTS—Waived-injured WR Kris Adams. Signed WR Marcus Harris.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES—Acquired WR Jeff Maehl from Houston for OL Nate Menkin.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

MONTREAL CANADIENS—Signed F Justin Courtnall and D Matt Grassi.

Baseball

minor league

south atlantic league

Northern Division

W L Pct GB

West Virginia (Pirates) 32 17 .653 —

x-Hagerstown (Nationals) 30 20 .600 2½

Hickory (Rangers) 28 22 .560 4½

Greensboro (Marlins) 22 27 .449 10

Delmarva (Orioles) 20 30 .400 12½

Lakewood (Phillies) 20 30 .400 12½

Kannapolis (White Sox) 19 30 .388 13

Southern Division

W L Pct GB

Lexington (Royals) 30 20 .600 —

Augusta (Giants) 29 20 .592 ½

x-Savannah (Mets) 25 21 .543 3

Greenville (Red Sox) 23 24 .489 5½

Charleston, S.C. (Yankees) 24 26 .480 6

Rome (Braves) 23 27 .460 7

Asheville (Rockies) 19 30 .388 10½

x-won first half

Monday's games

No games scheduled

Tuesday's games

Savannah at Rome, 7 p.m.

Asheville at Hickory, 7 p.m.

Hagerstown at Delmarva, 7:05 p.m.

Lakewood at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

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

Greenville at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

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

Wednesday's games

Asheville at Hickory, 7 p.m.

Savannah at Rome, 7 p.m.

Greenville at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

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

Hagerstown at Delmarva, 7:05 p.m.

Lakewood at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

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

Thursday's games

Asheville at Hickory, 7 p.m.

Savannah at Rome, 7 p.m.

Greenville at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

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

Hagerstown at Delmarva, 7:05 p.m.

Lakewood at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

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

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10-YEAR OLD

Pool play at Ocala, Fla.

Saturday, Aug. 10: South Lexington 18, Newtown, Conn. 1

Sunday's game: South Lexington 17, Okeheeheelee, Fla. 4

Tuesday's game: Visalia, Calif. vs. South Lexington, 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday's game: South Lexington vs. West Raleigh, N.C., 6 p.m.

MAJOR/60

Pool play at Hammond, Ind.

Friday, Aug. 9: South Lexington 11, Quincy, Mass. 1

Saturday, Aug. 10: South Lexington 17, El Dorado, Ark. 4

Sunday's game: South Lexington 8, Oahu, Hawaii 1

Monday's game: South Lexington vs. Crown Point, Ind., 6:30 p.m.

MAJOR/70

Pool play at Aberdeen, Md.

Saturday, Aug. 10: SE Lexington 7, Mineral Area, Mo. 1

Sunday's game: Piedmont, Del. 8, SE Lexington 2

Monday's game: Harford Co., Md. 8, SE Lexington 6

Tuesday's game: West Raleigh, N.C. vs. SE Lexington, 12:30 p.m.

Football

nfl

pre-season

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 1 0 0 1.000 31 22

Buffalo 1 0 0 1.000 44 20

Miami 1 1 0 .500 47 27

N.Y. Jets 0 1 0 .000 17 26

South

Houston 1 0 0 1.000 27 13

Indianapolis 0 1 0 .000 20 44

Jacksonville 0 1 0 .000 3 27

Tennessee 0 1 0 .000 21 22

North

Baltimore 1 0 0 1.000 44 16

Cincinnati 1 0 0 1.000 34 10

Cleveland 1 0 0 1.000 27 19

Pittsburgh 0 1 0 .000 13 18

West

Denver 1 0 0 1.000 10 6

Oakland 1 0 0 1.000 19 17

Kansas City 0 1 0 .000 13 17

San Diego 0 1 0 .000 10 31

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

N.Y. Giants 1 0 0 1.000 18 13

Washington 1 0 0 1.000 22 21

Dallas 1 1 0 .500 41 39

Philadelphia 0 1 0 .000 22 31

South

Carolina 1 0 0 1.000 24 17

New Orleans 1 0 0 1.000 17 13

Atlanta 0 1 0 .000 10 34

Tampa Bay 0 1 0 .000 16 44

North

Detroit 1 0 0 1.000 26 17

Chicago 0 1 0 .000 17 24

Green Bay 0 1 0 .000 0 17

Minnesota 0 1 0 .000 13 27

West

Arizona 1 0 0 1.000 17 0

Seattle 1 0 0 1.000 31 10

San Francisco 0 1 0 .000 6 10

St. Louis 0 1 0 .000 19 27

pre-season SCHEDULE

(All times p.m.TV broadcast in parentheses)

WEEK TWO

Thursday's games

Atlanta at Baltimore, 7:30

Detroit at Cleveland, 7:30

Carolina at Philadelphia, 7:30

San Diego at Chicago, 8 (ESPN)

Friday's games

Minnesota at Buffalo, 7

Oakland at New Orleans, 8

San Francisco at Kansas City, 8

Tampa Bay at New England, 8 (Fox-56)

Saturday's games

Dallas at Arizona, 4:30 (NFL)

Tennessee at Cincinnati, 7

Jacksonville at N.Y. Jets, 7:30 (NFL)

Green Bay at St. Louis, 8

Miami at Houston, 8

Denver at Seattle, 10

Sunday, Aug. 18

Indianapolis at N.Y. Giants, 8 (Fox-56)

Monday, Aug. 19

Pittsburgh at Washington, 8 (ESPN)WEEK THREE

Thursday, Aug. 22

New England at Detroit, 7:30

Carolina at Baltimore, 8 (ESPN)

Friday, Aug. 23

Seattle at Green Bay, 8 (CBS-27)

Chicago at Oakland, 10

Saturday, Aug. 24

Buffalo at Washington, 4:30 (NFL)

Cleveland at Indianapolis, 7

N.Y. Jets at N.Y. Giants, 7

Kansas City at Pittsburgh, 7:30

Philadelphia at Jacksonville, 7:30

Tampa Bay at Miami, 7:30

Atlanta at Tennessee, 8

Cincinnati at Dallas, 8

St. Louis at Denver, 8 (CBS-27)

San Diego at Arizona, 10

Sunday, Aug. 25

New Orleans at Houston, 4 (Fox-56)

Minnesota at San Francisco, 8 (NBC-18)

WEEK FOUR

Thursday, Aug. 29

Detroit at Buffalo, 7

Indianapolis at Cincinnati, 7

Philadelphia at N.Y. Jets, 7

Jacksonville at Atlanta, 7:30

New Orleans at Miami, 7:30

N.Y. Giants at New England, 7:30 (NFL)

Pittsburgh at Carolina, 7:30

Washington at Tampa Bay, 7:30

Baltimore at St. Louis, 8

Cleveland at Chicago, 8

Green Bay at Kansas City, 8

Houston at Dallas, 8

Tennessee at Minnesota, 8

Arizona at Denver, 9

San Francisco at San Diego, 10

Oakland at Seattle, 10

regular season

(All times p.m.National TV broadcast in parentheses)

FIRST WEEK

Thursday, Sept. 5

Baltimore at Denver, 8:30 (NBC-18)

Sunday, Sept. 8

Tennessee at Pittsburgh, 1

Atlanta at New Orleans, 1

Tampa Bay at N.Y. Jets, 1

Kansas City at Jacksonville, 1

Seattle at Carolina, 1

Cincinnati at Chicago, 1

Miami at Cleveland, 1

Minnesota at Detroit, 1

Oakland at Indianapolis, 1

Green Bay at San Francisco, 4:25

Arizona at St. Louis, 4:25

N.Y. Giants at Dallas, 8:30 (NBC-18)

Monday, Sept. 9

Philadelphia at Washington, 7:10 (ESPN)

Houston at San Diego, 10:20 (ESPN)

college

naia pre-season poll

2012

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Morningside (4) 13-1 280 2

2. (tie) Marian (8) 12-1 267 1

2. (tie) Missouri Valley (1) 12-1 267 3

4. Saint Xavier 11-2 260 4

5. Saint Francis 9-3 239 6

6. Georgetown 10 - 1 231 8

7. Montana Tech 8-3 230 11

8. Cumberlands 10 - 2 216 7

9. Bethel 9-4 181 9

10. MidAm. Nazarene 8-3 176 12

11. St. Ambrose 9-2 170 10

12. Carroll 7-4 169 18

13. Northwestern 9-3 161 13

14. Southern Oregon 9-3 151 5

15. Baker 8-3 138 14

16. William Penn 9-3 129 15

17. Tabor 8-2 115 19

18. Ottawa 8-3 92 16

19. Grand View 8-3 88 17

20. Doane 7-3 61 21

21. Belhaven 6-5 56--

22. Evangel 7-4 46 23

23. Langston 6-4 34--

24. Benedictine 7-4 26 22

25. Cumberland, Tenn. 8-3 24 20

Others receiving votes: St. Francis 17, Robert Morris 16, Bacone 16, Valley City St. 15, Friends 9, Ky. Christian 9, Rocky Mountain 3, Nebraska Wesleyan 3.

Golf

national

u.s. amateur

At Brookline, Mass.

cc-7,310-yard, par-70 The Country Club

cr-6,547-yard, par-70 Charles River C.C.

First Round

Nick Hardy, Ill. 33-32—65cr

Richy Werenski, Mass. 34-32—66cr

Neil Raymond, England 33-34—67cc

Matt Fitzpatrick, England 33-34—67cr

Bryson Dechambeau, Calif. 35-32—67cr

Tyler Klava, Fla. 33-34—67crBrady Watt, Australia 33-35—68cc

Ricardo Gouveia, Portugal 35-33—68cr

Richard Hearden III, Wis. 35-33—68cr

Turner Southey-Gordon, Canada

32-36—68cr

Mark Anguiano, Calif. 36-32—68cr

Kentuckian

Justin Thomas, Goshen 38-37—75cc

Horse racing

throughbreds

ntra poll

The 2013 Thoroughbred Poll conducted by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) covering racing performances through Aug. 11. Rankings based on the votes of sports and thoroughbred racing media representatives on a 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 basis with first place votes in parentheses, record, total points and previous rank (Sex: C-colt, G-gelding, H-horse, F-filly, M-mare, R-ridgling):

A-S St 1-2-3 Pts Pvs

1. Wise Dan (36) 6-G 4 4-0-0 458 1

2. Game On Dude (11) 6-G 4 4-0-0 430 2

3. Cross Traffic 4-C 5 3-2-0 289 3

4. Royal Delta 5-M 4 2-1-0 248 4

5. Point Of Entry 5-H 2 2-0-0 208 5

6. Verrazano (1) 3-C 7 6-0-0 170 6

7. Palace Malice 3-C 7 2-2-1 152 8

8. Sahara Sky 5-H 4 3-1-0 136 7

9. Fort Larned 5-H 4 1-0-0 100 9

10. Obviously 5-G 3 2-1-0 83 10

Other horses receiving votes: Flat Out 60, Princess Of Sylmar 59, Orb 48, Animal Kingdom 42, Graydar 34, Successful Dan 23, Marketing Mix 14, Paynter 14, Boisterous 12, Kettle Corn 11, Mucho Macho Man 8, Departing 7, Little Mike 7, Justin Phillip 5, Ron The Greek 5, Tiz Miz Sue 5, Suggestive Boy 4, Oxbow 3, Last Gunfighter 2, Cigar Street 1, Groupie Doll 1, Tiz Flirtatious 1.

Tennis

professional

cincinnati masters

At Mason, Ohio

Surface: hard-outdoor

SINGLES

Men's first round

Philipp Kohlschreiber, Germany, def. Mardy Fish, United States, 7-5, 6-2.

Brian Baker, United States, def. Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, 7-5, 6-3.

Marcel Granollers, Spain, def. Lukas Rosol, Czech Republic, 5-7, 6-4, 6-0.

Grigor Dimitrov, Bulgaria, def. Nicolas Almagro (13), Spain, 7-6 (3), 6-4.

Juan Monaco, Argentina, def. Jurgen Melzer, Austria, 6-3, 6-2.

Jeremy Chardy, France, def. Adrian Mannarino, France, 6-4, 6-3.

Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, def. Fabio Fognini (14), Italy, 6-2, 6-4.

Janko Tipsarevic, Serbia, def. Sam Querrey, United States, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-4.

Dmitry Tursunov, Russia, def. Martin Klizan, Slovakia, 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-4.

Women's first round

Lauren Davis, United States, def. Klara Zakopalova, Czech Republic, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (1).

Simona Halep, Romania, def. Hsieh Su-wei, Taiwan, 6-7 (5), 6-1, 6-2.

Vania King, United States, def. Kristina Mladenovic, France, 6-3, 6-4.

Sam Stosur (11), Australia, def. Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russia, 6-1, 7-5.

Sloane Stephens, United States, def. Petra Martic, Croatia, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3.

Marina Erakovic, New Zealand, def. Carla Suarez Navarro, Spain, 6-3, 6-4.

Volleyball

college

ncaa pre-season poll

With first-place votes in parentheses:

Final 2012

Pts Rank

1. Texas (55) 1,490 1

2. Penn St. (3) 1,425 3

3. Stanford (2) 1,307 4

4. Southern Cal 1,307 6

5. Washington 1,167 9

6. Minnesota 1,120 8

7. Michigan 1,120 5

8. Oregon 1,020 2

9. Florida 996 10

10. Nebraska 962 7

11. Hawaii 825 11

12. UCLA 791 13

13. BYU 728 12

14. Michigan St. 676 16

15. Iowa St. 650 14

16. Purdue 585 15

17. Kentucky 504 20

18. Florida St. 479 18

19. Louisville 389 17

20. Kansas 304 25

21. Western Ky. 262 21

22. Dayton 229 19

23. Ohio St. 202 22

24. Wichita St. 172 23

25. Creighton 133 24

Odds

glantz-culver line

NFL Pre-season

Thursday

Favorite Open Mon. Underdog

at Cleveland pk pk Detroit

at Baltimore 4½ 4½ Atlanta

at Philadelphia 3 3½ Carolina

at Chicago 5½ 5½ San Diego

Friday

at Buffalo 3 3½ Minnesota

at New England 3½ 3½ Tampa Bay

at New Orleans 6½ 6 Oakland

at Kansas City 1½ 1½ San Francisco

Saturday

at Arizona 2½ 3 Dallas

at Cincinnati 2½ 3 Tennessee

at N.Y. Jets 1½ 1½ Jacksonville

at Houston 2½ 3 Miami

at St. Louis 3½ 3½ Green Bay

at Seattle 3½ 3½ Denver

Sunday, Aug. 18

at N.Y. Giants 2½ 2½ Indianapolis

Monday, Aug. 19

Pittsburgh 1 1 at Washington

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