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Scoreboard: Aug. 14

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BASEBALL

American League

LOS ANGELES ANGELS—Activated LHP Jason Vargas from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Tommy Hanson to Salt Lake (PCL).

MINNESOTA TWINS—Acquired LHP Miguel Sulbaran from the Los Angeles Dodgers to complete an earlier trade and assigned him to Cedar Rapids (MWL). Placed 1B Justin Morneau on revocable waivers.

TEXAS RANGERS—Added INF Adam Rosales to the roster. Optioned OF Engel Beltre to Round Rock (PCL). Released OF Manny Ramirez from his minor league contract.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Placed RHP Josh Johnson on 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Thad Weber Buffalo (IL).

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES—Placed 2B Dan Uggla on the 15-day DL. Recalled 2B Tyler Pastornicky from Gwinnett (IL).

PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Selected the contract of OF Andrew Lambo from Indianapolis (IL). Optioned OF Alex Presley to Indianapolis.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS—Recalled INF Jermaine Curtis from Memphis (PCL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS—Released P Brian Stahovich.

DALLAS COWBOYS—Released OT James Nelson. Claimed DE Thaddeus Gibson off waivers from Tennessee.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS—Activated RB Ahmad Bradshaw and LB Pat Angerer from the PUP list. Signed CB Johnny Adams and LB Monte Simmons. Waived/injured LB Justin Hickman and LB Quinton Spears.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS—Signed TE Evan Landi. Released DL Jason Vega.

NEW YORK JETS—Released OT Dennis Landolt. Signed OL Patrick Ford (EKU). Placed RB John Griffin on injured reserve.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS—Placed WR Plaxico Burress on injured reserve.

COLLEGE

ALBANY—Announced the retirement of football coach Bob Ford after the season.

Baseball

minor league

south atlantic league

Northern Division

W L Pct GB

West Virginia (Pirates) 32 17 .653 —

x-Hagerstown (Nationals) 31 20 .608 2

Hickory (Rangers) 29 22 .569 4

Greensboro (Marlins) 22 27 .449 10

Kannapolis (White Sox) 20 30 .400 12½

Delmarva (Orioles) 20 31 .392 13

Lakewood (Phillies) 20 31 .392 13

Southern Division

W L Pct GB

Augusta (Giants) 30 20 .600 —

Lexington (Royals) 30 21 .588 ½

x-Savannah (Mets) 25 22 .532 3½

Charleston, S.C. (Yankees) 25 26 .490 5½

Greenville (Red Sox) 23 25 .479 6

Rome (Braves) 24 27 .471 6½

Asheville (Rockies) 19 31 .380 11

x-won first half

Tuesday's games

Hickory 7, Asheville 1

Rome 2, Savannah 1

Augusta 2, Greenville 0

Charleston, S.C. 2, Lexington 1

Hagerstown 4, Delmarva 1

Kannapolis 12, Lakewood 8

Greensboro at West Virginia (n)

Wednesday's games

Asheville at Hickory, 7 p.m.

Savannah at Rome, 7 p.m.

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

Lakewood at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

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

Greenville at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

Hagerstown at Delmarva, 7:05 p.m.

Thursday's games

Savannah at Rome, 7 p.m.

Asheville at Hickory, 7 p.m.

Lakewood at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Hagerstown at Delmarva, 7:05 p.m.

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

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

Greenville at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

Lexington1 000 001 000—1 6 3

Charleston 001 000 01x—2 5 1

Almonte, Byrne (7) and Shin; Gerritse, Varnadore (7) and Valera. W—Varnadore (1-5). L—Byrne (3-2). 2B—C: Leonora, CAve. 3B—L: Hudak.

youth

cal ripken world series

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: South Lexington 9, Visalia, Calif. 7

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

Tuesday's game: South Lexington 12, Crown Point, Ind. 1

Single-elimination play

Wednesday's games, 5:30 and 8 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: SE Lexington 10, West Raleigh, N.C. 8Football

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 27pre-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)

Golf

local

ladies' day

Central Ky. Women's Golf Association

At Andover G. & C.C.

First flight, gross—Anne Combs; net—Donna McNeil, Bettie Lou Evans

Second flight, gross—Marcia Bordas; net—Kathy Martin, Penny Allen.

Third flight, gross—Diane Haydon; net—Charlotte Nelson, Shirley Caudill.

Fourth flight, gross—Debbie Wash; net—Barbara Reynolds, Cindy Ware

Fifth flight, gross—Lynda Campbell; net—Amy Rodgers, Pat Hager

Fayette Women's Golf Association

At Tates Creek G.C.

9 holes

Gross—Kathryn Drydyk 43

18 holes

First flight, gross—Olive Gallagher 91; net —Sandi Morgan 74, Brenda Buntin 75

Second flight, gross—Karen Antis 98, Leslie Mattmiller 98; net —Judy McLaughlin 76, Mary Fangman 77

Third flight, gross—Cheryl Gould 100; net —Lillian Derringer 74, Greer Klesk 77

Fourth flight, gross—Betty Lengel 112; net —Carla Sparks 82, Janet Robertson 86.

At Lone Oak G.C., Nicholasville

Gross—Faye Cantrell 50; net—Eileen MItchell 38.5

At Spring Valley G.C.

Gross—Sallie Walker 84; net —Sherry Robinson 69; Low putts —Dana Suvanto 28, Bettie Lou Evans 28

At Woodford Hills

18 holes

Gross—Melinda Hendricks 82; net —Liz Jacobson 68; Fewest putts —Liz Jacobson 30

9 holes

Gross—Chris Franklin 46; net —Sherri Gould 36; Fewest putts —Chris Franklin 14

sister cities million dollar hole-in-one

At Lakeside G.C.

Final contest

Winner—Mike Greenwell, 17 feet 9 inches

Soccer

college men

division I pre-season poll

2012 W-L-T Pvs

1. Indiana 16-5-3 1

2. Maryland 20-1-3 3

3. Georgetown, D.C. 19-4-3 2

4. North Carolina 16-4-3 5

5. Connecticut 17-3-1 6

6. Creighton 16-4-3 4

7. Notre Dame 17-4-1 8

8. Akron 18-1-3 7

9. UCLA 13-3-3 3

10. Louisville 14-6-1 911. New Mexico 17-4-1 10

12. Marquette 16-4-1 15

13. Coastal Carolina 20-3-2 11

14. Tulsa 14-6-1 14

15. St. Louis 16-5 19

16. San Diego 14-9 12

17. Wake Forest 11-4-5 22

18. Brown 13-3-3 16

19. Northwestern 13-6-4 18

20. Syracuse 14-6-1 17

21. Charlotte 15-4-3 23

22. Cornell 15-2 20

23. Washington 13-5-3 24

24. Va. Commonwealth 12-4-5 25

25. Virginia 10-7-4 —

Others receiving votes: Farleigh Dickinson 53, Xavier 46, St. John's 40, UC Santa Barbara 26, Old Dominion 22, UMBC 12, South Florida 11, Northeastern 7, Kentucky 6, Michigan 4, SIU-Edwardsville 4, Cal St. Northridge 3, Stanford 2, Elon 2, Bradley 2.

Tennis

professional

cincinnati masters

At Mason, Ohio

Surface: hard-outdoor

SINGLES

Men's first round

Feliciano Lopez, Spain, def. Kei Nishikori (10), Japan, 6-4, 7-6 (4).

Nikolay Davydenko, Russia, def. Benoit Paire, France, 7-6 (8), 6-3.

Tommy Haas (11), Germany, def. Kevin Anderson, South Africa, 6-4, 6-4.

Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, def. Edouard Roger-Vasselin, France, 6-3, 6-4.

Tommy Robredo, Spain, def. Thomaz Bellucci, Brazil, 6-7 (6), 7-6 (7), 6-2.

John Isner, U.S., def. Florian Mayer, Germany, 6-3, 6-4.

Benjamin Becker, Germany, def. Pablo Andujar, Spain, 6-1, 6-4.

Stanislas Wawrinka (9), Switzerland, def. Andreas Seppi, Italy, 6-3, 6-4.

Vasek Pospisil, Canada, def. Gilles Simon (15), France, 6-3, 1-1, retired.

Mikhail Youzhny, Russia, def. Ernests Gulbis, Latvia, 7-5, 6-3.

Men's second round

Grigor Dimitrov, Bulgaria, def. Brian Baker, U.S., 6-3, 6-2.

David Ferrer (3), Spain, def. Ryan Harrison, U.S., 7-6 (5), 3-6, 6-4.

Mona Barthel, Germany, def. Lucie Safarova, Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-4.

Varvara Lepchenko, U.S., def. Flavia Pennetta, Italy, 6-2, 2-6, 6-2.

Andrea Petkovic, Germany, def. Daniela Hantuchova, Slovakia, 2-6, 6-4, 6-1.

Polona Hercog, Slovenia, def. Dominika Cibulkova, Slovakia, 6-2, 6-4.

Ekaterina Makarova, Russia, def. Annika Beck, Germany, 6-3, 6-2.

Jamie Hampton, U.S., def. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Russia, 7-5, 4-6, 6-3.

Alize Cornet, France, def. Ana Ivanovic (15), Serbia, 2-6, 7-6 (8), 6-4.

Elena Vesnina, Russia, def. Kirsten Flipkens (13), Belgium, 3-6, 6-1, 6-3.

Magdalena Rybarikova, Slovakia, def. Julia Goerges, Germany, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4.

Monica Niculescu, Romania, def. Yanina Wickmayer, Belgium, 6-1, 6-2.

Caroline Wozniacki (10), Denmark, def. Shuai Peng, China, 6-1, 6-1.

Women's second round

Victoria Azarenka (2), Belarus, def. Vania King, U.S., 6-1, 7-6 (6).

Odds

glantz-culver line

NFL Pre-season

THURSDAY

Favorite Open Tues. Underdog

at Cleveland pk pk Detroit

at Baltimore 4½ 4 Atlanta

at Philadelphia 3 3 Carolina

at Chicago 5½ 5 San Diego

Friday

at Buffalo 3 3½ Minnesota

at New England 3½ 3½ Tampa Bay

at New Orleans 6½ 6½ Oakland

at Kansas City 1½ 1½ San Francisco

Saturday

at Arizona 2½ 3 Dallas

at Cincinnati 2½ 3 Tennessee

at N.Y. Jets 1½ 2½ Jacksonville

at Houston 2½ 3 Miami

at St. Louis 3½ 4 Green Bay

at Seattle 3½ 4 Denver

Sunday

at N.Y. Giants 2½ 1½ Indianapolis

Monday

at Washington 1 1 Pittsburgh

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