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Scoreboard

Reds’ boxscore

Reds 2, Cubs 1

Chicago Cubs Cincinnati

ab r h bi ab r h bi

SCastro ss 3 0 0 0 BPhllps 2b 2 1 1 1

Barney 2b 4 0 2 0 Renteri ss 4 0 3 1

ArRmr 3b 4 0 0 0 Votto 1b 1 0 0 0

C.Pena 1b 4 1 2 0 Bruce rf 4 0 0 0

LaHair rf 4 0 1 0 Alonso lf 4 0 2 0

ASorin lf 3 0 0 0 Corder p 0 0 0 0

Byrd cf 4 0 1 0 Stubbs cf 4 0 0 0

Soto c 3 0 0 0 JFrncs 3b 4 0 0 0

Dmpstr p 2 0 0 0 Mesorc c 2 0 0 0

Marshll p 0 0 0 0 Leake p 3 1 0 0

Heisey lf 0 0 0 0

Totals 31 1 6 0 Totals 28 2 6 2

Chicago 000 001 000 — 1

Cincinnati 100 010 00x — 2

E—Dempster (3), Mesoraco (2). DP—Chicago 2, Cincinnati 2. LOB—Chicago 6, Cincinnati 8. 2B—Barney (21), C.Pena (23), Renteria (13). HR—B.Phillips (15).

IP H R ER BB SO

Chicago Cubs

Dempster L,10-12 7 6 2 2 6 8

Marshall 1 0 0 0 0 1

Cincinnati

Leake W,12-9 8 6 1 1 2 2

Cordero S,33-38 1 0 0 0 0 0

Umpires—Home, Alan Porter; First, Gary Darling; Second, Paul Emmel; Third, Rob Drake. T—2:29. A—19,159 (42,319).

MLB standings

Major League Baseball

NATIONAL LEAGUE

East Division

W L Pct GB

Philadelphia 94 51 .648 —

Atlanta 85 64 .570 11

New York 71 77 .480 24 1/2

Washington 69 77 .473 25 1/2

Florida 67 80 .456 28

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Milwaukee 87 62 .584 —

St. Louis 80 68 .541 6 1/2

Cincinnati 72 76 .486 14 1/2

Pittsburgh 67 81 .453 19 1/2

Chicago 65 83 .439 21 1/2

Houston 51 97 .345 35 1/2

West Division

W L Pct GB

Arizona 87 62 .584 —

San Francisco 78 70 .527 8 1/2

Los Angeles 72 75 .490 14

Colorado 69 78 .469 17

San Diego 63 86 .423 24

Tuesday’s Games

St. Louis 6, Pittsburgh 4

Cincinnati 2, Chicago Cubs 1

Atlanta 7, Florida 1

Washington 3, N.Y. Mets 2

Houston 5, Philadelphia 2

Milwaukee 2, Colorado 1, 11 innings

Arizona 5, L.A. Dodgers 4, 10 innings

San Francisco 3, San Diego 2, 12 innings

Wednesday’s Games

Florida (Nolasco 10-10) at Atlanta (Delgado 0-1), 12:05 p.m.

St. Louis (E.Jackson 4-2) at Pittsburgh (Morton 9-9), 12:35 p.m.

Philadelphia (Halladay 17-5) at Houston (Norris 6-9), 2:05 p.m.

San Diego (Latos 7-13) at San Francisco (Lincecum 12-12), 3:45 p.m.

Chicago Cubs (C.Coleman 2-7) at Cincinnati (Cueto 9-5), 7:10 p.m.

Washington (Peacock 0-0) at N.Y. Mets (Pelfrey 7-11), 7:10 p.m.

Colorado (Millwood 2-2) at Milwaukee (Marcum 12-6), 8:10 p.m.

Arizona (D.Hudson 16-9) at L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 18-5), 10:10 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

Washington at N.Y. Mets, 1:10 p.m.

Florida at Philadelphia, 2:35 p.m., 1st game

Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati, 7:10 p.m.

Florida at Philadelphia, 7:35 p.m., 2nd game

San Francisco at Colorado, 8:40 p.m.

Pittsburgh at L.A. Dodgers, 10:10 p.m.

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AMERICAN LEAGUE

East Division

W L Pct GB

New York 90 57 .612 —

Boston 86 61 .585 4

Tampa Bay 82 65 .558 8

Toronto 74 74 .500 16 1/2

Baltimore 59 88 .401 31

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Detroit 86 62 .581 —

Chicago 73 74 .497 12 1/2

Cleveland 72 73 .497 12 1/2

Kansas City 63 86 .423 23 1/2

Minnesota 59 88 .401 26 1/2

West Division

W L Pct GB

Texas 84 64 .568 —

Los Angeles 81 67 .547 3

Oakland 67 81 .453 17

Seattle 61 87 .412 23

Tuesday’s Games

Baltimore 4, Tampa Bay 2

Boston 18, Toronto 6

Texas 10, Cleveland 4

Detroit 5, Chicago White Sox 0

Kansas City 4, Minnesota 0

L.A. Angels 6, Oakland 3

N.Y. Yankees 3, Seattle 2

Wednesday’s Games

Toronto (R.Romero 14-10) at Boston (Lackey 12-12), 1:35 p.m.

Detroit (Penny 10-10) at Chicago White Sox (Axelrod 0-0), 2:10 p.m.

L.A. Angels (Weaver 16-7) at Oakland (Harden 4-2), 3:35 p.m.

Minnesota (Hendriks 0-1) at Kansas City (Hochevar 10-11), 4:10 p.m.

Cleveland (D.Huff 2-4) at Texas (D.Holland 13-5), 7:05 p.m.

Tampa Bay (W.Davis 10-8) at Baltimore (Guthrie 7-17), 7:05 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees (Nova 15-4) at Seattle (Vargas 8-13), 10:10 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

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

Cleveland at Texas, 8:05 p.m.

Chicago White Sox at Kansas City, 8:10 p.m.

Detroit at Oakland, 10:05 p.m.

NFL standings

National Football League

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

All Times EDT

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Buffalo 1 0 0 1.000 41 7

New England 1 0 0 1.000 38 24

N.Y. Jets 1 0 0 1.000 27 24

Miami 0 1 0 .000 24 38

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 1 0 0 1.000 34 7

Jacksonville 1 0 0 1.000 16 14

Tennessee 0 1 0 .000 14 16

Indianapolis 0 1 0 .000 7 34

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Baltimore 1 0 0 1.000 35 7

Cincinnati 1 0 0 1.000 27 17

Cleveland 0 1 0 .000 17 27

Pittsburgh 0 1 0 .000 7 35

West

W L T Pct PF PA

San Diego 1 0 0 1.000 24 17

Oakland 1 0 0 1.000 23 20

Denver 0 1 0 .000 20 23

Kansas City 0 1 0 .000 7 41

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Washington 1 0 0 1.000 28 14

Philadelphia 1 0 0 1.000 31 13

Dallas 0 1 0 .000 24 27

N.Y. Giants 0 1 0 .000 14 28

wSouth

W L T Pct PF PA

New Orleans 0 1 0 .000 34 42

Tampa Bay 0 1 0 .000 20 27

Carolina 0 1 0 .000 21 28

Atlanta 0 1 0 .000 12 30

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Chicago 1 0 0 1.000 30 12

Detroit 1 0 0 1.000 27 20

Green Bay 1 0 0 1.000 42 34

Minnesota 0 1 0 .000 17 24

West

W L T Pct PF PA

San Francisco 1 0 0 1.000 33 17

Arizona 1 0 0 1.000 28 21

Seattle 0 1 0 .000 17 33

St. Louis 0 1 0 .000 13 31

Sunday, Sep. 18

Chicago at New Orleans, 1 p.m.

Baltimore at Tennessee, 1 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Minnesota, 1 p.m.

Kansas City at Detroit, 1 p.m.

Jacksonville at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.

Oakland at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

Arizona at Washington, 1 p.m.

Seattle at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m.

Green Bay at Carolina, 1 p.m.

Cleveland at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.

Dallas at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.

Cincinnati at Denver, 4:15 p.m.

Houston at Miami, 4:15 p.m.

San Diego at New England, 4:15 p.m.

Philadelphia at Atlanta, 8:20 p.m.

Monday, Sep. 19

St. Louis at N.Y. Giants, 8:30 p.m.