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Scoreboard

Reds’ boxscore

Reds 2, Nationals 1

Cincinnati Washington

ab r h bi ab r h bi

BPhllps 2b 5 0 1 0 Dsmnd ss 4 0 0 0

Sappelt lf 5 0 1 0 Ankiel cf 4 0 2 0

Votto 1b 3 1 2 1 Zmrmn 3b 4 1 2 1

Bruce rf 4 1 1 0 Morse 1b 4 0 1 0

Cairo 3b 4 0 2 0 Werth rf 3 0 0 0

Stubbs cf 3 0 0 0 Espinos 2b 4 0 1 0

RHrndz c 4 0 1 1 JGoms lf 4 0 0 0

Janish ss 3 0 1 0 WRams c 4 0 1 0

Cueto p 4 0 0 0 Detwilr p 2 0 0 0

Corder p 0 0 0 0 Coffey p 0 0 0 0

SBurntt p 0 0 0 0

Matths p 0 0 0 0

L.Nix ph 1 0 0 0

HRdrgz p 0 0 0 0

Totals 35 2 9 2 Totals 34 1 7 1

Cincinnati 100 000 010 — 2

Washington 000 000 001 — 1

E—Cairo (2), Janish (12). DP—Cincinnati 1, Washington 1. LOB—Cincinnati 10, Washington 7. 2B—Sappelt (1). HR—Votto (20), Zimmerman (8). CS—Cairo (3).

IP H R ER BB SO

Cincinnati

Cueto W,9-5 8 6 1 1 0 5

Cordero S,24-29 1 1 0 0 1 0

Washington

Detwiler L,1-3 6 7 1 1 2 7

Coffey 1 0 0 0 0 2

S.Burnett 1-3 2 1 1 1 0

Mattheus 2-3 0 0 0 1 0

H.Rodriguez 1 0 0 0 0 1

Cueto pitched to 1 batter in the 9th. Umpires—Home, Ed Hickox; First, Ed Rapuano; Second, Angel Campos; Third, Alfonso Marquez. T—2:46. A—20,374 (41,506).

MLB standings

Major League Baseball

All Times EDT

NATIONAL LEAGUE

East Division

W L Pct GB

Philadelphia 79 42 .653 —

Atlanta 72 52 .581 8 1/2

New York 60 63 .488 20

Washington 58 63 .479 21

Florida 57 66 .463 23

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Milwaukee 73 51 .589 —

St. Louis 66 58 .532 7

Cincinnati 60 63 .488 12 1/2

Pittsburgh 58 64 .475 14

Chicago 54 70 .435 19

Houston 40 84 .323 33

West Division

W L Pct GB

Arizona 69 54 .561 —

San Francisco 67 57 .540 2 1/2

Colorado 58 67 .464 12

Los Angeles 55 67 .451 13 1/2

San Diego 55 70 .440 15

Wednesday’s Games

Houston 4, Chicago Cubs 3

N.Y. Mets 7, San Diego 3

Philadelphia 9, Arizona 2

Cincinnati 2, Washington 1

St. Louis 7, Pittsburgh 2

San Francisco 7, Atlanta 5

Milwaukee 3, L.A. Dodgers 1

Colorado 12, Florida 5

Thursday’s Games

L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 14-5) at Milwaukee (Estrada 3-7), 2:10 p.m.

Arizona (I.Kennedy 15-3) at Philadelphia (Worley 8-1), 7:05 p.m.

Cincinnati (Arroyo 7-9) at Washington (Zimmermann 7-10), 7:05 p.m.

San Francisco (Lincecum 11-9) at Atlanta (Minor 2-2), 7:10 p.m.

Florida (Vazquez 7-10) at San Diego (Stauffer 7-9), 10:05 p.m.

Friday’s Games

St. Louis at Chicago Cubs, 2:20 p.m.

Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, 7:05 p.m.

Philadelphia at Washington, 7:05 p.m.

Milwaukee at N.Y. Mets, 7:10 p.m.

Arizona at Atlanta, 7:35 p.m.

San Francisco at Houston, 8:05 p.m.

L.A. Dodgers at Colorado, 8:40 p.m.

Florida at San Diego, 10:05 p.m.

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AMERICAN LEAGUE

All Times EDT

East Division

W L Pct GB

New York 74 47 .612 —

Boston 74 48 .607 1/2

Tampa Bay 66 56 .541 8 1/2

Toronto 63 60 .512 12

Baltimore 47 74 .388 27

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Detroit 65 58 .528 —

Cleveland 61 58 .513 2

Chicago 61 61 .500 3 1/2

Minnesota 54 68 .443 10 1/2

Kansas City 51 73 .411 14 1/2

West Division

W L Pct GB

Texas 72 52 .581 —

Los Angeles 65 59 .524 7

Oakland 55 68 .447 16 1/2

Seattle 53 69 .434 18

Wednesday’s Games

Tampa Bay 4, Boston 0

Oakland 6, Baltimore 5

Minnesota 6, Detroit 5

Cleveland 4, Chicago White Sox 1

Kansas City 5, N.Y. Yankees 4

Texas 4, L.A. Angels 3

Toronto 5, Seattle 1

Thursday’s Games

Boston (Beckett 9-5) at Kansas City (Hochevar 8-9), 8:10 p.m.

Cleveland (Masterson 9-7) at Chicago White Sox (Humber 8-8), 8:10 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 16-7) at Minnesota (Duensing 8-11), 8:10 p.m.

Texas (C.Lewis 11-8) at L.A. Angels (Weaver 14-6), 10:05 p.m.

Toronto (R.Romero 11-9) at Oakland (Cahill 9-11), 10:05 p.m.

Friday’s Games

Cleveland at Detroit, 7:05 p.m.

Seattle at Tampa Bay, 7:10 p.m.

Boston at Kansas City, 8:10 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees at Minnesota, 8:10 p.m.

Texas at Chicago White Sox, 8:10 p.m.

Baltimore at L.A. Angels, 10:05 p.m.

Toronto at Oakland, 10:05 p.m.

MLB leaders

Major League Baseball Leaders

NATIONAL LEAGUE

BATTING—JosReyes, New York, .336; Braun, Milwaukee, .329; Morse, Washington, .322; Votto, Cincinnati, .321; DanMurphy, New York, .320; Kemp, Los Angeles, .319; Victorino, Philadelphia, .314.

RUNS—Pujols, St. Louis, 82; Stubbs, Cincinnati, 81; Votto, Cincinnati, 81; Braun, Milwaukee, 80; JosReyes, New York, 80; JUpton, Arizona, 80; Fielder, Milwaukee, 77; Rollins, Philadelphia, 77.

RBI—Howard, Philadelphia, 95; Fielder, Milwaukee, 89; Kemp, Los Angeles, 89; Tulowitzki, Colorado, 85; Bruce, Cincinnati, 80; Braun, Milwaukee, 78; Berkman, St. Louis, 77.

HITS—SCastro, Chicago, 160; Bourn, Atlanta, 148; Pence, Philadelphia, 144; JosReyes, New York, 144; Votto, Cincinnati, 144; Kemp, Los Angeles, 143; JUpton, Arizona, 142.

DOUBLES—JUpton, Arizona, 34; Tulowitzki, Colorado, 32; Beltran, San Francisco, 31; Holliday, St. Louis, 30; AMcCutchen, Pittsburgh, 30; Pence, Philadelphia, 30; Fielder, Milwaukee, 29; Morse, Washington, 29; Votto, Cincinnati, 29.

TRIPLES—JosReyes, New York, 16; Fowler, Colorado, 12; Victorino, Philadelphia, 12; SCastro, Chicago, 8; Bourn, Atlanta, 7; SSmith, Colorado, 7; Infante, Florida, 6; Maybin, San Diego, 6; Morgan, Milwaukee, 6; Rasmus, St. Louis, 6.

HOME RUNS—Pujols, St. Louis, 30; Stanton, Florida, 29; Berkman, St. Louis, 28; Kemp, Los Angeles, 28; Fielder, Milwaukee, 27; Uggla, Atlanta, 27; Bruce, Cincinnati, 26; Howard, Philadelphia, 26.

STOLEN BASES—Bourn, Atlanta, 45; JosReyes, New York, 34; Kemp, Los Angeles, 32; Maybin, San Diego, 31; Bonifacio, Florida, 29; Stubbs, Cincinnati, 29; Rollins, Philadelphia, 28.

PITCHING—IKennedy, Arizona, 15-3; Halladay, Philadelphia, 15-5; Kershaw, Los Angeles, 14-5; Hamels, Philadelphia, 13-7; ClLee, Philadelphia, 13-7; Gallardo, Milwaukee, 13-8; 5 tied at 12.

STRIKEOUTS—Kershaw, Los Angeles, 193; ClLee, Philadelphia, 184; Halladay, Philadelphia, 177; Lincecum, San Francisco, 175; AniSanchez, Florida, 160; Hamels, Philadelphia, 155; Greinke, Milwaukee, 151.

SAVES—Kimbrel, Atlanta, 36; Axford, Milwaukee, 36; BrWilson, San Francisco, 35; LNunez, Florida, 33; HBell, San Diego, 32; Storen, Washington, 32; Putz, Arizona, 30; Hanrahan, Pittsburgh, 30.

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AMERICAN LEAGUE

BATTING—AdGonzalez, Boston, .346; MiYoung, Texas, .342; Kotchman, Tampa Bay, .332; VMartinez, Detroit, .325; MiCabrera, Detroit, .323; Bautista, Toronto, .314; Konerko, Chicago, .314.

RUNS—Granderson, New York, 111; Bautista, Toronto, 89; Ellsbury, Boston, 87; Kinsler, Texas, 84; AdGonzalez, Boston, 81; Cano, New York, 80; Zobrist, Tampa Bay, 80.

RBI—Granderson, New York, 95; AdGonzalez, Boston, 92; Teixeira, New York, 89; Cano, New York, 86; MiYoung, Texas, 85; Konerko, Chicago, 83; MiCabrera, Detroit, 80.

HITS—AdGonzalez, Boston, 169; MiYoung, Texas, 168; MeCabrera, Kansas City, 158; Ellsbury, Boston, 156; Cano, New York, 144; Pedroia, Boston, 144; AGordon, Kansas City, 143.

DOUBLES—Zobrist, Tampa Bay, 40; AdGonzalez, Boston, 36; AGordon, Kansas City, 36; MiYoung, Texas, 36; Francoeur, Kansas City, 35..

TRIPLES—Bourjos, Los Angeles, 9; Granderson, New York, 9; AJackson, Detroit, 8; JWeeks, Oakland, 8; Gardner, New York, 7..

HOME RUNS—Bautista, Toronto, 35; Granderson, New York, 34; Teixeira, New York, 32; Konerko, Chicago, 27; MarReynolds, Baltimore, 27; NCruz, Texas, 26; DOrtiz, Boston, 24; Quentin, Chicago, 24.

STOLEN BASES—Crisp, Oakland, 37; Gardner, New York, 36; RDavis, Toronto, 34; Ellsbury, Boston, 32; Andrus, Texas, 31; ISuzuki, Seattle, 30; Aybar, Los Angeles, 25.

PITCHING—Verlander, Detroit, 18-5; Sabathia, New York, 16-7; Weaver, Los Angeles, 14-6; Nova, New York, 12-4; CWilson, Texas, 12-5; Tomlin, Cleveland, 12-5; Ogando, Texas, 12-5; Haren, Los Angeles, 12-6; Lester, Boston, 12-6; Scherzer, Detroit, 12-7.

STRIKEOUTS—Verlander, Detroit, 204; FHernandez, Seattle, 176; Sabathia, New York, 175; Shields, Tampa Bay, 173; Price, Tampa Bay, 164; CWilson, Texas, 159; Morrow, Toronto, 154.

SAVES—Valverde, Detroit, 35; MaRivera, New York, 32; League, Seattle, 30; Papelbon, Boston, 28.

NFL standings

National Football League

All Times EDT

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Miami 1 0 0 1.000 28 23

New England 1 0 0 1.000 47 12

N.Y. Jets 0 1 0 .000 16 20

Buffalo 0 1 0 .000 3 10

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Tennessee 1 0 0 1.000 14 3

Houston 1 0 0 1.000 20 16

Indianapolis 0 1 0 .000 10 33

Jacksonville 0 1 0 .000 12 47

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Cleveland 1 0 0 1.000 27 17

Baltimore 0 1 0 .000 6 13

Cincinnati 0 1 0 .000 3 34

Pittsburgh 0 1 0 .000 7 16

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Denver 0 1 0 .000 23 24

Kansas City 0 1 0 .000 0 25

Oakland 0 1 0 .000 18 24

San Diego 0 1 0 .000 17 24

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Dallas 1 0 0 1.000 24 23

Philadelphia 1 0 0 1.000 13 6

Washington 1 0 0 1.000 16 7

N.Y. Giants 0 1 0 .000 10 20

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Carolina 1 0 0 1.000 20 10

New Orleans 1 0 0 1.000 24 3

Tampa Bay 1 0 0 1.000 25 0

Atlanta 0 1 0 .000 23 28

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Chicago 1 0 0 1.000 10 3

Detroit 1 0 0 1.000 34 3

Green Bay 0 1 0 .000 17 27

Minnesota 0 1 0 .000 3 14

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Arizona 1 0 0 1.000 24 18

Seattle 1 0 0 1.000 24 17

St. Louis 1 0 0 1.000 33 10

San Francisco 0 1 0 .000 3 24

Thursday, Aug. 18

New England at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.

Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, 8 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 19

Washington at Indianapolis, 7 p.m.

Carolina at Miami, 7:30 p.m.

Detroit at Cleveland, 7:30 p.m.

Kansas City at Baltimore, 7:30 p.m.

Arizona at Green Bay, 8 p.m.

Atlanta at Jacksonville, 8 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 20

Oakland at San Francisco, 8 p.m.

Tennessee at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

New Orleans at Houston, 8 p.m.

Buffalo at Denver, 8:30 p.m.

Minnesota at Seattle, 10 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 21

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

San Diego at Dallas, 8 p.m.

Monday, Aug. 22

Chicago at N.Y. Giants, 8 p.m.