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Scoreboard

Reds’ boxscore

Reds 5, Pirates 0

Cincinnati Pittsburgh

ab r h bi ab r h bi

Cozart ss 3 1 1 0 Tabata rf 3 0 1 0

Stubbs cf 4 3 3 2 Presley lf 4 0 0 0

Votto 1b 4 0 1 1 JHughs p 0 0 0 0

Phillips 2b 4 0 0 1 Walker 2b 3 0 1 0

Bruce rf 4 0 1 0 PAlvrz 3b 2 0 0 0

Heisey lf 4 0 1 0 McGeh 1b 4 0 0 0

Frazier 3b 4 1 2 1 McLoth cf 4 0 1 0

Hanign c 3 0 1 0 Barmes ss 3 0 0 0

Latos p 2 0 0 0 JHrrsn ph 1 0 0 0

Hoover p 0 0 0 0 McKnr c 4 0 0 0

Chpmn p 0 0 0 0 Morton p 2 0 0 0

Harris ph 1 0 0 0 Lincoln p 0 0 0 0

Simon p 0 0 0 0 Navarr ph-lf 2 0 0 0

Totals 33 5 10 5 Totals 32 0 3 0

 

Cincinnati 112 010 000 — 5

Pittsburgh 000 000 000 — 0

 

E—Phillips (2), Cozart (3), Morton (3), P.Alvarez (6). DP—Pittsburgh 2. LOB—Cincinnati 8, Pittsburgh 9. 2B—Frazier (2). HR—Stubbs (3), Frazier (1). SB—Stubbs (5). S—Latos. SF—Phillips.

IP H R ER BB SO

Cincinnati

Latos W,2-2 6 2 0 0 3 11

Hoover 2-3 1 0 0 0 2

Chapman 1 1-3 0 0 0 0 2

Simon 1 0 0 0 0 2

Pittsburgh

Morton L,1-3 6 7 5 4 2 5

Lincoln 1 2 0 0 0 1

J.Hughes 2 1 0 0 2 0

HBP—by Latos (Tabata), by Morton (Hanigan). Umpires—Home, Jim Wolf; First, Derryl Cousins; Second, Alan Porter; Third, Ron Kulpa. T—3:09. A—20,042 (38,362).

 

MLB standings

Major League Baseball

NATIONAL LEAGUE

East Division

W L Pct GB

Washington 18 10 .643 —

Atlanta 18 11 .621 1/2

New York 15 13 .536 3

Miami 14 14 .500 4

Philadelphia 14 15 .483 4 1/2

Central Division

W L Pct GB

St. Louis 17 11 .607 —

Cincinnati 14 13 .519 2 1/2

Houston 13 15 .464 4

Milwaukee 12 16 .429 5

Pittsburgh 12 16 .429 5

Chicago 10 17 .370 6 1/2

West Division

W L Pct GB

Los Angeles 18 9 .667 —

San Francisco 14 14 .500 4 1/2

Arizona 14 15 .483 5

Colorado 12 15 .444 6

San Diego 9 20 .310 10

Saturday’s Games

L.A. Dodgers 5, Chicago Cubs 1

Washington 7, Philadelphia 1

N.Y. Mets 4, Arizona 3

San Francisco 5, Milwaukee 2

Pittsburgh 3, Cincinnati 2

Houston 8, St. Louis 2

Atlanta 13, Colorado 9

Miami 4, San Diego 1

Sunday’s Games

N.Y. Mets 3, Arizona 1

Cincinnati 5, Pittsburgh 0

St. Louis 8, Houston 1

L.A. Dodgers at Chicago Cubs, 2:20 p.m.

Atlanta 7, Colorado 2

Miami 6, San Diego 3

San Francisco 4, Milwaukee 3, 11 innings

Philadelphia 9, Washington 3

Monday’s Games

N.Y. Mets (Niese 2-1) at Philadelphia (Halladay 3-2), 7:05 p.m.

Atlanta (Hanson 3-2) at Chicago Cubs (Samardzija 3-1), 8:05 p.m.

Miami (Zambrano 0-2) at Houston (W.Rodriguez 3-2), 8:05 p.m.

Cincinnati (Arroyo 1-1) at Milwaukee (Gallardo 1-3), 8:10 p.m.

St. Louis (Lynn 5-0) at Arizona (J.Saunders 2-1), 9:40 p.m.

Colorado (Pomeranz 0-1) at San Diego (Volquez 0-2), 10:05 p.m.

San Francisco (Zito 1-0) at L.A. Dodgers (Lilly 3-0), 10:10 p.m.

Tuesday’s Games

N.Y. Mets at Philadelphia, 7:05 p.m.

Washington at Pittsburgh, 7:05 p.m.

Atlanta at Chicago Cubs, 8:05 p.m.

Miami at Houston, 8:05 p.m.

Cincinnati at Milwaukee, 8:10 p.m.

St. Louis at Arizona, 9:40 p.m.

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

San Francisco at L.A. Dodgers, 10:10 p.m.

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AMERICAN LEAGUE

East Division

W L Pct GB

Baltimore 19 9 .679 —

Tampa Bay 19 10 .655 1/2

Toronto 16 13 .552 3 1/2

New York 15 13 .536 4

Boston 11 16 .407 7 1/2

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Cleveland 15 11 .577 —

Detroit 14 13 .519 1 1/2

Chicago 13 15 .464 3

Kansas City 9 18 .333 6 1/2

Minnesota 7 20 .259 8 1/2

West Division

W L Pct GB

Texas 18 10 .643 —

Oakland 15 14 .517 3 1/2

Seattle 13 17 .433 6

Los Angeles 12 17 .414 6 1/2

Saturday’s Games

Baltimore 8, Boston 2

Chicago White Sox 3, Detroit 2

Texas at Cleveland, 7:05 p.m.

Kansas City 5, N.Y. Yankees 1

Oakland 4, Tampa Bay 3, 12 innings

L.A. Angels 6, Toronto 2

Seattle 7, Minnesota 0

Sunday’s Games

Detroit 3, Chicago White Sox 1

Cleveland 4, Texas 2

Baltimore 9, Boston 6, 17 innings

Oakland 9, Tampa Bay 5

N.Y. Yankees 10, Kansas City 4

L.A. Angels 4, Toronto 3

Seattle 5, Minnesota 2

Monday’s Games

Chicago White Sox (Humber 1-1) at Cleveland (Tomlin 1-2), 1:05 p.m., 1st game

Chicago White Sox (Undecided) at Cleveland (Undecided), 7:05 p.m., 2nd game

Texas (M.Harrison 3-2) at Baltimore (Matusz 1-3), 7:05 p.m.

Boston (Doubront 1-1) at Kansas City (J.Sanchez 1-1), 8:10 p.m.

L.A. Angels (Weaver 4-0) at Minnesota (Liriano 0-4), 8:10 p.m.

Detroit (Fister 0-0) at Seattle (Beavan 1-3), 10:10 p.m.

Tuesday’s Games

Chicago White Sox at Cleveland, 7:05 p.m.

Tampa Bay at N.Y. Yankees, 7:05 p.m.

Texas at Baltimore, 7:05 p.m.

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

L.A. Angels at Minnesota, 8:10 p.m.

Toronto at Oakland, 10:05 p.m.

Detroit at Seattle, 10:10 p.m.

 

NBA Playoffs

NBA Daily Playoffs

(x-if necessary)

FIRST ROUND

(Best-of-7)

Saturday, April 28

Chicago 103, Philadelphia 91

Miami 100, New York 67

Orlando 81, Indiana 77

Oklahoma City 99, Dallas 98

Sunday, April 29

San Antonio 106, Utah 91

L.A. Lakers 103, Denver 88

Atlanta 83, Boston 74

L.A. Clippers 99, Memphis 98

Monday, April 30

Miami 104, New York 94

Indiana 93, Orlando 78

Oklahoma City 102, Dallas 99

Tuesday, May 1

Boston 87, Atlanta 80

Philadelphia 109, Chicago 92

L.A. Lakers 104, Denver 100

Wednesday, May 2

San Antonio 114, Utah 83

Indiana 97, Orlando 74

Memphis 105, L.A. Clippers 98

Thursday, May 3

Miami 87, New York 70

Oklahoma City 95, Dallas 79

Friday, May 4

Boston 90, Atlanta 84, OT

Philadelphia 79, Chicago 74

Denver 99, L.A. Lakers 84

Saturday, May 5

Indiana 101, Orlando 99, OT, Indiana leads series 3-1

L.A. Clippers 87, Memphis 86, L.A. Clippers leads series 2-1

Oklahoma City 103, Dallas 97, Oklahoma City wins series 4-0

San Antonio 102, Utah 90, San Antonio leads series 3-0

Sunday, May 6

Philadelphia 89, Chicago 82, Philadelphia leads series 3-1

New York 89, Miami 87, Miami leads series 3-1

Boston 101, Atlanta 79, Boston leads series 3-1

L.A. Lakers 92, Denver 88, L.A. Lakers lead series 3-1

Monday, May 7

San Antonio at Utah, TBD

Memphis at L.A. Clippers, TBD

x-Dallas at Oklahoma City, TBD

Tuesday, May 8

x-Philadelphia at Chicago, TBD

x-Orlando at Indiana, TBD

x-Boston at Atlanta, TBD

x-Denver at L.A. Lakers, TBD

Wednesday, May 9

x-New York at Miami, TBD

x-Utah at San Antonio, TBD

x-L.A. Clippers at Memphis, TBD

Thursday, May 10

x-Chicago at Philadelphia, TBD

x-Atlanta at Boston, TBD

x-Oklahoma City at Dallas, TBD

x-L.A. Lakers at Denver, TBD

Friday, May 11

x-Miami at New York, TBD

x-Indiana at Orlando, TBD

x-San Antonio at Utah, TBD

x-Memphis at L.A. Clippers, TBD

Saturday, May 12

x-Philadelphia at Chicago, TBD

x-Boston at Atlanta, TBD

x-Dallas at Oklahoma City, TBD

x-Denver at L.A. Lakers, TBD

Sunday, May 13

x-New York at Miami, TBD

x-Orlando at Indiana, TBD

x-Utah at San Antonio, TBD

x-L.A. Clippers at Memphis, TBD

 

NHL standings

National Hockey League

Daily Playoff Schedule

(x-if necessary)

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

Friday, April 27

Phoenix 4, Nashville 3, OT

Saturday, April 28

NY Rangers 3, Washington 1

Los Angeles 3, St. Louis 1

Sunday, April 29

Philadelphia 4, New Jersey 3, OT

Phoenix 5, Nashville 3

Monday, April 30

Washington 3, NY Rangers 2

Los Angeles 5, St. Louis 2

Tuesday, May 1

New Jersey 4, Philadelphia 1

Wednesday, May 2

NY Rangers 2, Washington 1, 3OT

Nashville 2, Phoenix 0

Thursday, May 3

New Jersey 4, Philadelphia 3, OT

Los Angeles 4, St. Louis 2

Friday, May 4

Phoenix 1, Nashville 0, Phoenix leads series 3-1

Saturday, May 5

Washington 3, NY Rangers 2, series tied 2-2

Sunday, May 6

Los Angeles 3, St. Louis 1, Los Angeles wins series 4-0

New Jersey 4, Philadelphia 2, New Jersey leads series 3-1

Monday, May 7

Washington at NY Rangers, 7:30 p.m.

Nashville at Phoenix, 10 p.m.

Tuesday, May 8

New Jersey at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 9

NY Rangers at Washington, TBD

x-Phoenix at Nashville, TBD

Thursday, May 10

x-Philadelphia at New Jersey, TBD Friday, May 11

x-Nashville at Phoenix, TBD

Saturday, May 12

x-Washington at NY Rangers, TBD

x-New Jersey at Philadelphia, TBD

 

NASCAR

NASCAR Sprint Cup

Aaron’s 499 Results

Sunday

At Talladega Superspeedway

Talladega, Ala.

Lap length: 2.66 miles

(Start position in parentheses)

1. (13) Brad Keselowski, Dodge, 194 laps, 120.1 rating, 47 points, $305,745.

2. (21) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 194, 106.2, 43, $263,298.

3. (10) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 194, 128.5, 43, $225,701.

4. (5) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 194, 88.4, 41, $155,090.

5. (6) Greg Biffle, Ford, 194, 118.4, 40, $143,540.

6. (24) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 194, 82.9, 38, $146,554.

7. (32) David Ragan, Ford, 194, 85.6, 37, $137,723.

8. (11) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 194, 87.8, 0, $110,565.

9. (18) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 194, 88.4, 36, $120,765.

10. (29) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 194, 83.3, 35, $143,640.

11. (23) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 194, 71.6, 33, $133,013.

12. (4) Aric Almirola, Ford, 194, 95.3, 32, $137,716.

13. (26) David Gilliland, Ford, 194, 73.8, 31, $115,688.

14. (3) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 194, 97.4, 30, $126,613.

15. (2) A J Allmendinger, Dodge, 194, 86.6, 29, $139,305.

16. (41) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, 194, 56.3, 29, $125,063.

17. (17) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 194, 67.9, 28, $103,330.

18. (25) Casey Mears, Ford, 194, 73.6, 27, $106,138.

19. (9) Michael Waltrip, Toyota, 194, 97.7, 26, $93,680.

20. (33) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 193, 96.6, 25, $111,602.

21. (42) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 192, 56, 23, $100,105.

22. (34) David Reutimann, Chevrolet, 192, 52.7, 22, $91,380.

23. (22) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 192, 66.9, 22, $132,771.

24. (8) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 190, 88.6, 21, $140,180.

25. (20) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, accident, 184, 55.7, 20, $136,016.

26. (30) Joey Logano, Toyota, accident, 184, 62.3, 18, $96,955.

27. (39) Robert Richardson Jr., Toyota, accident, 182, 44.8, 0, $85,405.

28. (15) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, accident, 166, 53.1, 16, $114,569.

29. (28) Terry Labonte, Ford, accident, 143, 48.8, 15, $92,655.

30. (38) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, accident, 142, 68.2, 14, $85,955.

31. (7) Carl Edwards, Ford, accident, 142, 66.1, 13, $130,546.

32. (12) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, accident, 142, 67.4, 13, $114,146.

33. (1) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, accident, 142, 66.1, 11, $137,866.

34. (40) Landon Cassill, Toyota, accident, 141, 73.4, 10, $110,250.

35. (19) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, engine, 61, 76.2, 10, $130,691.

36. (14) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, engine, 42, 35.9, 8, $127,763.

37. (36) Bill Elliott, Toyota, electrical, 37, 31, 7, $83,430.

38. (43) Tony Raines, Chevrolet, engine, 32, 28.4, 6, $91,082.

39. (27) David Stremme, Toyota, transmission, 30, 32.5, 5, $79,550.

40. (31) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, engine, 15, 36, 4, $87,275.

41. (37) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, vibration, 7, 28.4, 0, $79,025.

42. (16) Josh Wise, Ford, rear gear, 5, 29.8, 2, $79,355.

43. (35) Michael McDowell, Ford, vibration, 2, 26.3, 1, $78,681.

Race Statistics

Average Speed of Race Winner: 160.192 mph.

Time of Race: 3 hours, 13 minutes, 17 seconds.

Margin of Victory: 0.304 seconds.

Caution Flags: 5 for 24 laps.

Lead Changes: 34 among 17 drivers.

Top 12 in Points: 1. G.Biffle, 378; 2. M.Kenseth, 371; 3. D.Earnhardt Jr., 369; 4. D.Hamlin, 351; 5. K.Harvick, 333; 6. M.Truex Jr., 332; 7. T.Stewart, 328; 8. J.Johnson, 324; 9. Ky.Busch, 308; 10. C.Bowyer, 302; 11. C.Edwards, 300; 12. B.Keselowski, 299.

 

Transactions

Sunday’s Sports Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX—Placed RHP Aaron Cook on 15-day DL. Activated LHP Andrew Miller from 15-day DL.

DETROIT TIGERS—Optioned RHP Brayan Villarreal to Toledo (IL).

TAMPA BAY RAYS—Recalled LHP Cesar Ramos from Durham (IL).

National League

CHICAGO CUBS—Designated OF-INF Blake DeWitt for assignment. Recalled LHP Travis Wood from Iowa (PCL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

MIAMI DOLPHINS—Signed LB Cameron Wake to a contract extension through the 2016 season.

NEW YORK JETS—Signed S Josh Bush to a four-year contract and QB Matt Simms and OL Frederick Koloto. Waived OL Kris O’Dowd.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS—Signed NT Alameda Ta’amu and RB Chris Rainey to four-year contracts.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS—Signed RB Alfred Morris, OT Tom Compton, WR Brian Hernandez, DL Delvin Johnson, WR Samuel Kirkland, OL Nick Martinez and TE Beau Reliford. Waived DL Vaughn Meatoga and WR Kelvin Bolden.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

NHL—Suspended Phoenix D Rostislav Klesla for one game for boarding Nashville F Matt Halischuk during a game on May 4.