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Scoreboard: Aug. 14

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BASEBALL

MLB — Suspended New York Mets minor league RHP Derrick Bernard for 62 games without pay after testing positive for a metabolite of Nandrolone, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Placed INF Manny Macahado on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Tuesday. Transferred C Matt Wieters to the 60-day DL. Selected the contract of INF Cord Phelps from Norfolk (IL).

HOUSTON ASTROS — Optioned OF Domingo Santana to Oklahoma City (PCL). Reinstated OF Dexter Fowler from the 15-day DL.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Placed LHP Scott Downs on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 3.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Optioned RHP Caleb Clay to Salt Lake (PCL). Recalled OF Brennan Boesch from Salt Lake.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Designated RHP Chris Leroux for assignment. Reinstated RHP Michael Pineda from the 60-day DL.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Designated LHP Brad Mills for assignment. Claimed LHP Colt Hynes off waivers from the L.A. Dodgers and assigned him to Buffalo (IL).

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Sent LHP Felix Doubront to Iowa (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Released 3B Chone Figgins.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Claimed C Ramon Cabrera off waivers from Detroit. Designated RHP Wirfin Obispo for assignment.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Extended their player development contract with State College (NYP) through the 2016 season.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Agreed to terms with INF Niko Gallego on a minor league contract.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

DALLAS COWBOYS — Released OL Andre Cureton. Signed OL Stephen Goodin and P Tom Hornsey.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Named E.J. Henderson youth football manager.

TENNESSEE TITANS — Released TE Dorin Dickerson.

MIAMI DOLPHINS — Released WR Raymond Webber.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS — Placed P Adam Podlesh on the reserve/did not report list.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

DALLAS STARS — Renewed their affiliation with Idaho (ECHL) for the 2014-15 season.

MOTORSPORTS

NASCAR — Fined Kevin Harvick's crew chief Rodney Childers $25,000 for unapproved weight in his car during Sunday's race.

COLLEGE

NEW MEXICO — Reinstated RB Crusoe Gongbay and CB SaQwan Edwards to the football team. Promoted 'A Havahla Haynes to associate head cross country coach.

PROVIDENCE — Named Bob Simon men's associate head basketball coach.

Baseball

minor league

International league

North Division

W L Pct. GB

Syracuse (Nationals) 69 53 .566 —

Pawtucket (Red Sox) 70 55 .560 ½

Rochester (Twins) 67 56 .545 2½

Buffalo (Blue Jays) 66 57 .537 3½

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Yankees)

59 64 .480 10½

Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 58 66 .468 12

South Division

Durham (Rays) 63 60 .512 —

Charlotte (White Sox) 56 69 .448 8

Gwinnett (Braves) 55 69 .444 8½

Norfolk (Orioles) 55 69 .444 8½

West Division

W L Pct. GB

Columbus (Indians) 66 58 .532 —

Indianapolis (Pirates) 62 63 .496 4½

Toledo (Tigers) 61 64 .488 5½

Louisville (Reds) 60 64 .484 6

Wednesday's games

Rochester 1, Durham 1, tie, 2 innings, comp. of susp. game

Pawtucket 4, Gwinnett 3

Toledo 11, Indianapolis 0

Charlotte at Syracuse, 7 p.m.

Louisville at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (n)

Lehigh Valley at Columbus (n)

Norfolk at Buffalo (n)

Durham at Rochester (n)

Thursday's games

Norfolk at Buffalo, 1:05 p.m.

Pawtucket at Gwinnett, 6:35 p.m.

Charlotte at Syracuse, 7 p.m.

Indianapolis at Toledo, 7 p.m.

Louisville at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, 7:05 p.m.

Durham at Rochester, 7:05 p.m.

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

Friday's games

Columbus at Toledo, 7 p.m.

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at Pawtucket, 7:05 p.m.

Gwinnett at Norfolk, 7:05 p.m.

Indianapolis at Louisville, 7:05 p.m.

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

Charlotte at Durham, 7:05 p.m.

Syracuse at Rochester, 7:15 p.m.

south atlantic league

NOrthern Division

W L Pct. GB

Hagerstown (Nationals) 34 18 .654 —

x-Greensboro (Marlins) 33 20 .623 1½

Hickory (Rangers) 29 24 .547 5½

Kannapolis (White Sox) 27 26 .509 7½

West Virginia (Pirates) 26 27 .491 8½

Delmarva (Orioles) 22 30 .423 12

Lakewood (Phillies) 19 34 .358 15½

Southern Division

Asheville (Rockies) 36 16 .692 —

x-Savannah (Mets) 32 20 .615 4

Charleston, S.C. (Yankees)

28 25 .528 8½

Augusta (Giants) 23 30 .434 13½

Rome (Braves) 23 30 .434 13½

Lexington (Royals) 19 34 .358 17½

Greenville (Red Sox) 18 35 .340 18½

x-clinched first half

Wednesday's games

Charleston, S.C. 13, Hickory 9

Kannapolis 9, Lexington 5

Greensboro 7, Lakewood 5 (10)

Hagerstown 2, Delmarva 1 (10)

West Virginia 5, Augusta 3, 1st game

Greenville 4, Rome 3

Hagerstown at Delmarva (n)

Asheville at Savannah (n)

West Virginia 5, Augusta 3, 2nd game Thursday's games

Kannapolis at Greensboro, 7 p.m.

Delmarva at Hickory, 7 p.m.

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

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

Greenville at Savannah, 7:05 p.m.

Augusta at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

Hagerstown at Lakewood, 7:05 p.m.

Friday's games

Delmarva at Hickory, 7 p.m.

Kannapolis at Greensboro, 7 p.m.

Hagerstown at Lakewood, 7:05 p.m.

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

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

Greenville at Savannah, 7:05 p.m.

Augusta at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

Lexington 110 100 020—5 10 3

Kannapolis 011 000 70X—9 12 0

Alvarez, Rico (5), Brockett (7) and Schwindel; Freudenberg, McKenzie (5), Putnam (9) and Austin. W—McKenzie (3-4). L—Rico (3-8). 2B—Schwindel (L). 3B—Johnson (L), Williams (K). HR—Taylor (L), Hernandez (L), Schwindel (L).

little league

cal ripken league 10-year-old world series

Wednesday's games

Southeast Lexington 15 Sarasota, Fla. 9

Southeast Lexington 4 Oahu, Hi. 3

Basketball

nba calendar

Sept. 27 — Training camps open for teams competing in preseason games outside North America.

Sept. 30 — Training camps open for all teams.

Oct. 27 — Rosters set for opening day.

Oct. 28 — 2014-15 regular season begins.

Jan. 5 — 10-day contracts can be signed.

Jan. 10 — Contracts guaranteed for rest of season.

Feb. 13-15 — All-Star weekend, New York.

Feb. 19 — Trade deadline (3 p.m. EST).

April 15 — Last day of regular season.

April 18 — Playoffs begin.

live tv schedule

All times EST

Tuesday, Oct. 28

Dallas at San Antonio, 8 p.m. (TNT); Houston at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m. (TNT)

Wednesday, Oct. 29

Chicago at New York, 8 p.m. (ESPN); Oklahoma City at Portland, 10:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, Oct. 30

New York at Cleveland, 8 p.m. (TNT); Oklahoma City at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m. (TNT)

Friday, Oct. 31

Cleveland at Chicago, 8 p.m. (ESPN); L.A. Clippers at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Saturday, Nov. 1

Chicago at Minnesota, 8 p.m. (NBA TV); L.A. Lakers at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. (NBA TV)

Sunday, Nov. 2

Charlotte at New York, 10:30 p.m. (NBA TV)

Tuesday, Nov. 4

Fan Night doubleheader (NBA TV)

Wednesday, Nov. 5

Indiana at Washington, 8 p.m. (ESPN); L.A. Clippers at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, Nov. 6

San Antonio at Houston, 8 p.m. (TNT); Dallas at Portland, 10:30 p.m. (TNT)

Friday, Nov. 7

Memphis at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m. (ESPN); Cleveland at Denver, 10:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Saturday, Nov. 8

New Orleans at San Antonio, 8:30 p.m. (NBA TV)

Sunday, Nov. 9

Miami at Dallas, 10:30 p.m. (NBA TV)

Monday, Nov. 10

Atlanta at New York, 10:30 p.m. (NBA TV); San Antonio at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m. (NBA TV)

Tuesday, Nov. 11

Fan Night doubleheader (NBA TV)

Wednesday, Nov. 12

Indiana at Miami, 10:30 p.m. (ESPN); Houston vs. Minnesota at Mexico City, 10 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, Nov. 13

Chicago at Toronto, 8 p.m. (TNT); Brooklyn at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. (TNT)

Football

nfl

preseason

(Broadcast channel in parentheses)

WEEK TWO

Thursday's game

Jacksonville at Chicago, 8 p.m. (ESPN)

Friday's games

Philadelphia at New England, 7:30 p.m. (NFL)

Tennessee at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Detroit at Oakland, 10 p.m.

San Diego at Seattle, 10 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 16

Green Bay at St. Louis, 4 p.m. (NFL)

N.Y. Jets at Cincinnati, 7 p.m.

Baltimore at Dallas, 7 p.m. (NFL)

N.Y. Giants at Indianapolis, 7 p.m.

Buffalo at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.

Miami at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.

Atlanta at Houston, 8 p.m.

Arizona at Minnesota, 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 17

Denver at San Francisco, 4 p.m. (NFL)

Kansas City at Carolina, 8 p.m. (Fox)

Monday, Aug. 18

Cleveland at Washington, 8 p.m. (ESPN)

WEEK THREE

Thursday, Aug. 21

Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m. (NFL)

Friday, Aug. 22

Oakland at Green Bay, 8 p.m. (CBS)

Jacksonville at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Carolina at New England, 7:30 p.m.

N.Y. Giants at N.Y. Jets, 7:30 p.m.

Chicago at Seattle, 10 p.m. (NFL)

Saturday, Aug. 23

Tampa Bay at Buffalo, 4:30 p.m. (NFL)

Dallas at Miami, 7 p.m.

Tennessee at Atlanta, 7 p.m.

Washington at Baltimore, 7:30 p.m.

New Orleans at Indianapolis, 8 p.m. (CBS)

St. Louis at Cleveland, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at Kansas City, 8 p.m.

Houston at Denver, 9 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 24

San Diego at San Francisco, 4 p.m. (Fox)

Cincinnati at Arizona, 8 p.m. (NBC)

WEEK FOUR

Thursday, Aug. 28

Atlanta at Jacksonville, 6 p.m.

Detroit at Buffalo, 7 p.m.

Indianapolis at Cincinnati, 7 p.m.

Kansas City at Green Bay, 7 p.m.

St. Louis at Miami, 7 p.m.

N.Y. Jets at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. (NFL)

New England at NY Giants, 7:30 p.m.

Carolina at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.

Washington at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.

Chicago at Cleveland, 8 p.m.

Denver at Dallas, 8 p.m.

San Francisco at Houston, 8 p.m.

Baltimore at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at Tennessee, 8 p.m.

Seattle at Oakland, 10 p.m. (NFL)

Arizona at San Diego, 10 p.m.

college

week one schedule

(All times p.m., unless noted)

Thursday, Aug. 28

SECNo. 20 Texas A&M at No. 9 South Carolina, 6; Boise St. at No. 19 Mississippi, 8; Temple at Vanderbilt, 9:15

STATE—Eastern Ky. at Robert Morris, 6; Pikeville at Bluefield, 6:30; Lindsey Wilson at Campbellsville, 7:30; Ky. Christian at Tennessee Tech, 8; Union at Murray St., 8

TOP 25—Weber St. at No. 18 Arizona St., 10:30

Friday, Aug. 29

STATE—Bowling Green at Western Ky., 7:30

TOP 25—Jacksonville St. at No. 8 Michigan St., 7:30

Saturday, Aug. 30

SEC—Tenn.-Martin at Kentucky, noon; South Dakota St. at Missouri, 3:30; West Virginia vs. No. 2 Alabama at Georgia Dome, Atlanta, 3:30; Arkansas at No. 5 Auburn, 4; No. 16 Clemson at No. 12 Georgia, 5:30; Idaho at Florida, 7; Southern Miss at Mississippi St., 7:30; No. 14 Wisconsin vs. No. 13 Louisiana St. at NRG Stadium, Houston, 9

STATE—Morehead St. at Richmond, 6

TOP 25No. 1 Florida St. vs. Oklahoma St. at Arlington, Texas, 8; Louisiana Tech at No. 3 Oklahoma, 7; South Dakota at No. 4 Oregon, 10:30; No. 6 Ohio St. at Navy, noon; No. 7 UCLA at Virginia, noon; SMU at No. 10 Baylor, 7:30; UC Davis at No. 11 Stanford, 4; Fresno St. at No. 15 Southern Cal, 7:30; Rice at No. 17 Notre Dame, 3:30; Stephen F. Austin at No. 21 Kansas St., 7:10; Fla. Atlantic at No. 22 Nebraska, 3:30; Liberty at No. 23 North Carolina, 6; North Texas at No. 24 Texas, 8; No. 25 Washington at Hawaii, 10:30

Sunday, Aug. 31

SEC—Utah St. at Tennessee, 7

MONDAY, SEPT. 1

STATE—Miami at Louisville, 8

Golf

professional

ryder cup standings

At Gleneagles, Scotland

Sept. 26-28, 2014

Through Aug. 10

United States

1. x-Bubba Watson 6,930.038

2. x-Rickie Fowler 6,733.253

3. x-Jim Furyk 6,707.694

4. x-Jimmy Walker 6,111.405

5. x-Phil Mickelson 5,510.338

6. x-Matt Kuchar 5,114.665

7. x-Jordan Spieth 4,835.827

8. x-Patrick Reed 3,650.227

9. x-Zach Johnson 3,568.694

10. Jason Dufner 3,559.720

11. Ryan Moore 3,352.872

12. Brendon Todd 3,343.383

13. Keegan Bradley 3,324.698

14. Chris Kirk 3,287.883

15. Webb Simpson 3,155.570

x-clinched berth

Europe

European points

1. Rory McIlroy 5,537,075.35

2. Henrik Stenson 2,893,568.55

3. Victor Dubuisson 2,880,182.84

4. Sergio Garcia 2,537,798.07

5. Jamie Donaldson 2,509,687.42

6. Thomas Bjorn 2,426,068.80

7. Justin Rose 2,138,323.13

8. Martin Kaymer 2,006,411.16

9. Ian Poulter 1,962,382.49

10. Graeme McDowell 1,667,677.90

World points

1. Rory McIlroy 534.26

2. Henrik Stenson 387.12

3. Sergio Garcia 366.70

4. Justin Rose 284.31

5. Martin Kaymer 247.27

6. Victor Dubuisson 204.42

7. Thomas Bjorn 200.42

8. Jamie Donaldson 170.51

9. Graeme McDowell 169.24

10. Luke Donald 167.45

world golf ranking

1. Rory McIlroy 11.27

2. Adam Scott 9.28

3. Henrik Stenson 8.21

4. Sergio Garcia 7.75

5. Justin Rose 7.45

6. Jim Furyk 6.87

7. Matt Kuchar 6.66

8. Bubba Watson 6.60

9. Phil Mickelson 6.28

10. Jason Day 6.28

11. Tiger Woods 5.75

12. Jordan Spieth 5.49

13. Rickie Fowler 5.42

14. Martin Kaymer 5.31

15. Zach Johnson 4.97

16. Graeme McDowell 4.87

17. Dustin Johnson 4.85

18. Hideki Matsuyama 4.80

19. Jimmy Walker 4.38

20. Charl Schwartzel 4.24

21. Steve Stricker 4.17

22. Keegan Bradley 4.08

23. Victor Dubuisson 4.07

24. Thomas Bjorn 3.79

25. Luke Donald 3.73

26. Patrick Reed 3.67

27. Jason Dufner 3.66

28. Miguel Angel Jimenez 3.43

29. Ian Poulter 3.41

30. Jamie Donaldson 3.38

amateur

men's u.s. amateur

At Johns Creek, Ga.

7,490-yd., par 71 Highlands Course

7,381 yd., par 72 Riverside Course

First round of match play

Round of 64

Upper Bracket

Nathan Smith, Pittsburgh (145) def. Lee McCoy, Clarkesville, Ga. (135), 19 holes; Brandon McIver, Billings, Mont. (143) def. Doug Ghim, Arlington Heights, Ill. (143), 2 and 1; Trevor Phillips, Inman, S.C. (144) def. Guillermo Pereira, Chile (140), 4 and 3

Byron Meth, San Diego, Calif. (140) def. Emilio Cuartero, Spain (144), 6 and 5; Jimmy Mullen, England (139) def. Todd White, Spartanburg, S.C. (144), 1 up; Justin Tereshko, Madison, Ind. (142) def. Xander Schauffele, San Diego (143), 7 and 6; Frederick Wedel, The Woodlands, Texas (144) def. Carson Jacobs, Hendersonville, Tenn. (139), 5 and 4

Derek Bard, New Hartford, N.Y. (142) def. Zander Lombard, South Africa (143), 3 and 2; Garrett Rank, Canada (145) def. Jimmy Beck, Columbus, Ga. (138), 1 up; Kyle Jones, Taylor, Ariz. (143) def. Logan McCracken, Oklahoma City (142), 2 and 1; Isaiah Logue, Fairfield, Pa. (144) def. Sam Horsfield, England (139), 2 and 1

Cameron Young, Scarborough, N.Y. (140) def. Tyler Torano, Chula Vista, Calif. (144), 19 holes; Sam Burns, Shreveport, La. (138) def. Matt Nesmith, North Augusta, S.C. (144), 2 and 1; Ollie Schniederjans, Powder Springs, Ga. (142) def. Matt Teesdale, Maple Glen, Pa. (143), 6 and 5; Paul Howard, England (144) def. Gavin Green, Malaysia (139), 4 and 3; Gunn Yang, South Korea (141) def. Seth Reeves, Suwanee, Ga. (144), 1 up

Lower Bracket

Jesse Heinly, Bend, Ore. def. Taylor Moore, Edmond, Okla. (135), 3 and 2; Corey Conners, Canada (142) def. Scottie Scheffler, Dallas(143), 1 up; Jon Rahm, Spain (144) def. Beau Hossler, Mission Viejo, Calif. (140), 3 and 2; Rico Hoey, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. (144) def. Taylor Funk, Ponte Vedra, Fla. (140), 3 and 2

Will Zalatoris, Plano, Texas (138) def. Jordan Niebrugge, Mequon, Wis. (144), 2 and 1; Mario Galiano, Spain (142) def. M.J. Maguire, St. Petersburg, Fla. (143), 2 and 1; Bo Andrews, Raleigh, N.C. (144) def. Chris Waters, Atlanta(139), 5 and 4; Zachary Olsen, Cordova, Tenn. (141) def. Adam Svensson, Canada (143), 2 and 1

Cheng-Tsung Pan, (138) def. Zach Healy, Peachtree Corners, Ga., 4 and 2; Bryson DeChambeau, Clovis, Calif. (143) def. Victor Perez, France (142), 2 and 1; Robby Shelton, Wilmer, Ala. (140) def. Dan Stringfellow, Roselle, Ill. (144), 2 and 1; Roman Robledo, Harlingen, Texas (144) def. Mookie DeMoss, Duluth, Ga. (140), 1 up

Jonathan Garrick, Atherton, Calif. (138) def. Michael Gellerman, Sterling, Kan. (144), 3 and 2; Eli Cole, Los Angeles(142) def. Will Betts, Leechburg, Pa. (143), 3 and 2; Jonathan Chang, Corona, Calif. (144) def. Taylor Pendrith, Canada (139), 4 and 2; Denny McCarthy, Rockville, Md. (141) def. Jonathan Woo, Singapore (144), 7 and 5

Thursday's second round

All times EDT

Round of 32

Upper Bracket

7:45 a.m. - Nathan Smith, Pittsburgh. (145) vs. Brandon McIver, Billings, Mont. (143); 7:55 a.m. - Trevor Phillips, Inman, S.C. (144) vs. Byron Meth, San Diego(140); 8:05 a.m. - Jimmy Mullen, England (139) vs. Justin Tereshko, Madison, Ind. (142)

8:15 a.m. - Frederick Wedel, The Woodlands, Texas (144) vs. Derek Bard, New Hartford, N.Y. (142); 8:25 a.m. - Garrett Rank, Canada (145) vs. Kyle Jones, Taylor, Ariz. (143): 8:35 a.m. - Isaiah Logue, Fairfield, Pa. (144) vs. Cameron Young, Scarborough, N.Y. (140)

8:45 a.m. - Sam Burns, Shreveport, La. (138) vs. Ollie Schniederjans, Powder Springs, Ga. (142); 8:55 a.m. - Paul Howard, England (144) vs. Gunn Yang, South Korea (141)

Lower Bracket

9:05 a.m. - Jesse Heinly, Bend, Ore. (145) vs. Corey Conners, Canada (142); 9:15 a.m. - Jon Rahm, Spain (144) vs. Rico Hoey, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. (144); 9:25 a.m. - Will Zalatoris, Plano, Texas (138) vs. Mario Galiano, Spain (142)

9:35 a.m. - Bo Andrews, Raleigh, N.C. (144) vs. Zachary Olsen, Cordova, Tenn. (141); 9:45 a.m. - Cheng-Tsung Pan, (138) vs. Bryson DeChambeau, Clovis, Calif. (143); 9:55 a.m. - Robby Shelton, Wilmer, Ala. (140) vs. Roman Robledo, Harlingen, Texas (144)

10:05 a.m. - Jonathan Garrick, Atherton, Calif. (138) vs. Eli Cole, Los Angeles(142); 10:15 a.m. - Jonathan Chang, Corona, Calif. (144) vs. Denny McCarthy, Rockville, Md. (141)

Note: Second-round winners advance to the third round of match play on Thursday, beginning at 1:30 p.m.

Odds

glantz-culver line

NFL Preseason

THURSDAY

Favorite Open Wed. Underdog

at Chicago 4 4 Jacksonville

Friday

at New England 3 3 Philadelphia

at New Orleans 4 3½ Tennessee

at Oakland 1 2½ Detroit

at Seattle 5½ 6 San Diego

Saturday

at St. Louis 1½ 2½ Green Bay

at Indianapolis 3 2 N.Y. Giants

at Dallas 2 1 Baltimore

at Cincinnati 3½ 3½ N.Y. Jets

at Pittsburgh 3 2 Buffalo

at Tampa Bay 2 2 Miami

at Houston 2 2½ Atlanta

at Minnesota 2½ 3 Arizona

Sunday, Aug. 17

at San Francisco 3 3½ Denver

at Carolina 2½ 3½ Kansas City

Monday, Aug. 18

at Washington 3 2½ Cleveland

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