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Scoreboard

Reds’ boxscore

FRIDAY’S GAME

Reds 7, Cubs 3

Chicago Cubs Cincinnati

ab r h bi ab r h bi

DeJess rf 5 0 0 0 Cozart ss 4 1 1 1

Barney 2b 5 0 1 0 Stubbs cf 4 0 2 1

Rizzo 1b 5 0 2 0 BPhillips 2b 4 0 0 0

ASorin lf 4 0 0 0 Ludwick lf 4 1 2 1

SCastro ss 4 1 2 0 Bruce rf 3 2 1 1

Valuen 3b 4 1 3 1 Frazier 1b 4 2 2 2

BJcksn cf 4 1 1 0 Rolen 3b 4 0 1 0

Clevngr c 2 0 1 0 Hanigan c 3 0 0 0

T.Wood p 2 0 1 1 Arroyo p 3 1 1 0

LaHair ph 1 0 0 0 Arrndndo p 0 0 0 0

Bowden p 0 0 0 0 Broxton p 0 0 0 0

Cardns ph 1 0 0 0 Chapman p 0 0 0 0

AlCarr p 0 0 0 0

Totals 37 3 11 2 Totals 33 7 10 6

 

Chicago 010 200 000 — 3

Cincinnati 010 510 00x — 7

 

E—T.Wood 2 (2), Stubbs (4). DP—Chicago 1. LOB—Chicago 10, Cincinnati 3. 2B—Valbuena (13), Clevenger (10), Cozart (29), Arroyo (1). 3B—Stubbs (2). HR—Valbuena (4), Ludwick (23), Bruce (25), Frazier (16). SB—Frazier (3).

IP H R ER BB SO

Chicago Cubs

T.Wood L,4-9 5 9 7 6 0 3

Bowden 2 1 0 0 0 0

Al.Cabrera 1 0 0 0 0 2

Cincinnati

Arroyo W,9-7 6 1-3 9 3 3 3 3

Arredondo H,10 2-3 0 0 0 0 0

Broxton 1 2 0 0 0 2

Chapman 1 0 0 0 0 0

HBP—by T.Wood (Bruce). WP—Arroyo.

Umpires—Home, Tim Welke; First, Paul Schrieber; Second, Mike Everitt; Third, Laz Diaz.

T—2:49. A—35,332 (42,319).

 

SATURDAY’S FIRST GAME

Reds 5, Cubs 3

Chicago Cubs Cincinnati

ab r h bi ab r h bi

DeJess rf 3 1 0 0 Cozart ss 4 0 1 0

Vitters 3b 4 0 0 0 Heisey cf 3 0 1 0

Rizzo 1b 4 0 0 0 Stubbs cf 0 0 0 0

ASorin lf 4 2 2 2 BPhillips 2b 4 0 0 0

SCastro ss 3 0 0 0 Bruce rf 4 1 1 0

WCastll c 4 0 2 1 Frazier 3b 3 2 2 2

T.Wood pr 0 0 0 0 Paul lf 3 1 1 2

BJcksn cf 3 0 0 0 Cairo 1b 3 1 1 1

Mather ph 1 0 0 0 Hanigan c 3 0 1 0

Barney 2b 3 0 1 0 Cueto p 3 0 0 0

Smrdzj p 2 0 0 0 Ludwick ph 1 0 0 0

Belivea p 0 0 0 0 Chapman p 0 0 0 0

Corpas p 0 0 0 0

Valuen ph 1 0 0 0

AlCarr p 0 0 0 0

Totals 32 3 5 3 Totals 31 5 8 5

 

Chicago 200 000 001 — 3

Cincinnati 020 200 01x — 5

 

E—Samardzija (1). LOB—Chicago 4, Cincinnati 7. 2B—Cozart (30). 3B—Bruce (2). HR—A.Soriano (22), Frazier (17), Paul (1), Cairo (1). SF—Frazier.

IP H R ER BB SO

Chicago Cubs

Samardzija L,8-11 5 6 4 4 0 5

Beliveau 1 0 0 0 2 0

Corpas 1 0 0 0 0 2

Al.Cabrera 1 2 1 1 1 0

Cincinnati

Cueto W,16-6 8 3 2 2 0 8

Chapman S,29-33 1 2 1 1 1 2

HBP—by Samardzija (Heisey), by Cueto (DeJesus). WP—Samardzija. Balk—Beliveau.

Umpires—Home, Paul Schrieber; First, David Rackley; Second, Laz Diaz; Third, Tim Welke.

T—2:48. A—28,754 (42,319).

 

MLB standings

Major League Baseball

NATIONAL LEAGUE

All Times EDT

East Division

W L Pct GB

Washington 74 45 .622 —

Atlanta 70 49 .588 4

New York 56 63 .471 18

Philadelphia 54 65 .454 20

Miami 54 66 .450 20½

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Cincinnati 72 47 .605 —

Pittsburgh 66 53 .555 6

St. Louis 64 55 .538 8

Milwaukee 54 64 .458 17½

Chicago 46 71 .393 25

Houston 39 81 .325 33½

West Division

W L Pct GB

San Francisco 65 54 .546 —

Los Angeles 65 55 .542 ½

Arizona 60 59 .504 5

San Diego 52 69 .430 14

Colorado 45 72 .385 19

Friday’s Games

Washington 6, N.Y. Mets 4

Cincinnati 7, Chicago Cubs 3

Atlanta 4, L.A. Dodgers 3, 11 innings

Arizona 3, Houston 1

Milwaukee 6, Philadelphia 2

Pittsburgh 2, St. Louis 1

Miami 6, Colorado 5

San Francisco 10, San Diego 1

Saturday’s Games

Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati, 1:10 p.m., 1st game

Pittsburgh at St. Louis, 4:05 p.m.

Arizona at Houston, 7:05 p.m.

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

Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati, 7:10 p.m., 2nd game

L.A. Dodgers at Atlanta, 7:10 p.m.

Philadelphia at Milwaukee, 7:10 p.m.

Miami at Colorado, 8:10 p.m.

San Francisco at San Diego, 8:35 p.m.

Sunday’s Games

Chicago Cubs (Volstad 0-9) at Cincinnati (Latos 10-3), 1:10 p.m.

L.A. Dodgers (Billingsley 9-9) at Atlanta (Minor 6-9), 1:35 p.m.

N.Y. Mets (Hefner 2-4) at Washington (G.Gonzalez 15-6), 1:35 p.m.

Arizona (I.Kennedy 10-10) at Houston (Galarraga 0-3), 2:05 p.m.

Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 5-9) at Milwaukee (Wolf 3-9), 2:10 p.m.

Pittsburgh (Karstens 4-3) at St. Louis (J.Garcia 3-4), 2:15 p.m.

Miami (Jo.Johnson 7-9) at Colorado (D.Pomeranz 1-7), 3:10 p.m.

San Francisco (Vogelsong 10-6) at San Diego (Richard 9-12), 4:05 p.m.

Monday’s Games

Atlanta at Washington, 7:05 p.m.

Cincinnati at Philadelphia, 7:05 p.m.

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

Chicago Cubs at Milwaukee, 8:10 p.m.

Miami at Arizona, 9:40 p.m.

Pittsburgh 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

New York 71 48 .597 —

Tampa Bay 65 54 .546 6

Baltimore 64 55 .538 7

Boston 58 62 .483 13½

Toronto 56 63 .471 15

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Chicago 65 53 .551 —

Detroit 64 55 .538 1½

Cleveland 54 65 .454 11½

Kansas City 52 66 .441 13

Minnesota 50 68 .424 15

West Division

W L Pct GB

Texas 68 50 .576 —

Oakland 63 55 .534 5

Los Angeles 62 58 .517 7

Seattle 56 64 .467 13

Friday’s Games

Detroit 5, Baltimore 3

N.Y. Yankees 6, Boston 4

Toronto 3, Texas 2

Kansas City 4, Chicago White Sox 2

Oakland 6, Cleveland 4

Tampa Bay 12, L.A. Angels 3

Seattle 5, Minnesota 3

Saturday’s Games

Texas at Toronto, 1:07 p.m.

Boston at N.Y. Yankees, 4:05 p.m.

Baltimore at Detroit, 7:05 p.m.

Chicago White Sox at Kansas City, 7:10 p.m.

Cleveland at Oakland, 9:05 p.m.

Tampa Bay at L.A. Angels, 9:05 p.m.

Minnesota at Seattle, 9:10 p.m.

Sunday’s Games

Baltimore (W.Chen 11-7) at Detroit (A.Sanchez 1-3), 1:05 p.m.

Texas (M.Harrison 13-7) at Toronto (H.Alvarez 7-10), 1:07 p.m.

Chicago White Sox (Quintana 5-2) at Kansas City (Guthrie 2-3), 2:10 p.m.

Tampa Bay (M.Moore 9-7) at L.A. Angels (Greinke 1-1), 3:35 p.m.

Cleveland (Masterson 9-10) at Oakland (J.Parker 7-7), 4:05 p.m.

Minnesota (Deduno 4-0) at Seattle (Beavan 7-7), 4:10 p.m.

Boston (Beckett 5-10) at N.Y. Yankees (Kuroda 11-8), 8:05 p.m.

Monday’s Games

Kansas City at Tampa Bay, 7:10 p.m.

Baltimore at Texas, 8:05 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees at Chicago White Sox, 8:10 p.m.

Minnesota at Oakland, 10:05 p.m.

Cleveland at Seattle, 10:10 p.m.

 

MLB Wild Card

MLB Wild Card Standings

Through Friday’s Gamesw

NATIONAL LEAGUE

W L Pct GB

Atlanta 70 49 .588 —

Pittsburgh 66 53 .555 —

L.A. Dodgers (42) 65 55 .542 1½

St. Louis (42) 64 55 .538 2

Arizona (38) 60 59 .504 6

N.Y. Mets (34) 56 63 .471 10

Milwaukee (33) 54 64 .458 11½

Philadelphia (32) 54 65 .454 12

Miami (31) 54 66 .450 12½

San Diego (28) 52 69 .430 15

Chi. Cubs (26) 46 71 .393 19

Colorado (25) 45 72 .385 20

Houston (16) 39 81 .325 27½

American League

W L PCT GB

Tampa Bay 65 54 .546 —

Baltimore 64 55 .538 —

Detroit 64 55 .538 —

Oakland (44) 63 55 .534 ½

L.A. Angels (41) 62 58 .517 2½

Boston (37) 58 62 .483 6½

Toronto (36) 56 63 .471 8

Seattle (35) 56 64 .467 8½

Cleveland (34) 54 65 .454 10

Kansas City (33) 52 66 .441 11½

Minnesota (31) 50 68 .424 13½

 

MLB leaders

Major League Baseball Leaders

(Through Friday’s Games)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

BATTING—McCutchen, Pittsburgh, .360; MeCabrera, San Francisco, .346; Votto, Cincinnati, .342; Posey, San Francisco, .330; CGonzalez, Colorado, .322; DWright, New York, .322; YMolina, St. Louis, .312.

RUNS—McCutchen, Pittsburgh, 85; MeCabrera, San Francisco, 84; Bourn, Atlanta, 82; CGonzalez, Colorado, 78; Braun, Milwaukee, 77; JUpton, Arizona, 77; Holliday, St. Louis, 75.

RBI—Beltran, St. Louis, 83; Braun, Milwaukee, 81; Holliday, St. Louis, 81; CGonzalez, Colorado, 78; Kubel, Arizona, 77; LaRoche, Washington, 77; FFreeman, Atlanta, 76; Posey, San Francisco, 76.

HITS—MeCabrera, San Francisco, 159; McCutchen, Pittsburgh, 154; Bourn, Atlanta, 144; CGonzalez, Colorado, 137; DWright, New York, 137; Holliday, St. Louis, 136; Prado, Atlanta, 136.

DOUBLES—ArRamirez, Milwaukee, 39; Votto, Cincinnati, 36; DWright, New York, 35; Goldschmidt, Arizona, 34; DanMurphy, New York, 33; Alonso, San Diego, 31; Bruce, Cincinnati, 30; Cuddyer, Colorado, 30; Prado, Atlanta, 30.

TRIPLES—Fowler, Colorado, 11; MeCabrera, San Francisco, 10; Bourn, Atlanta, 9; SCastro, Chicago, 8; Reyes, Miami, 8; Colvin, Colorado, 7; DeJesus, Chicago, 7; Pagan, San Francisco, 7.

HOME RUNS—Braun, Milwaukee, 32; Beltran, St. Louis, 28; Bruce, Cincinnati, 25; Kubel, Arizona, 25; McCutchen, Pittsburgh, 24; Hart, Milwaukee, 23; Holliday, St. Louis, 23; LaRoche, Washington, 23; Ludwick, Cincinnati, 23.

STOLEN BASES—Bourn, Atlanta, 31; Bonifacio, Miami, 30; DGordon, Los Angeles, 30; Pierre, Philadelphia, 29; Reyes, Miami, 28; Stubbs, Cincinnati, 28; Victorino, Los Angeles, 27.

PITCHING—AJBurnett, Pittsburgh, 15-4; Dickey, New York, 15-4; GGonzalez, Washington, 15-6; Cueto, Cincinnati, 15-6; Strasburg, Washington, 14-5; Lynn, St. Louis, 13-5; Hamels, Philadelphia, 13-6; Bumgarner, San Francisco, 13-7.

STRIKEOUTS—Dickey, New York, 175; Strasburg, Washington, 173; Kershaw, Los Angeles, 165; GGonzalez, Washington, 158; Hamels, Philadelphia, 158; Gallardo, Milwaukee, 154; Bumgarner, San Francisco, 150.

SAVES—Hanrahan, Pittsburgh, 34; Kimbrel, Atlanta, 31; Chapman, Cincinnati, 28; Motte, St. Louis, 27; Papelbon, Philadelphia, 26; Clippard, Washington, 26; SCasilla, San Francisco, 24; Jansen, Los Angeles, 24.

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AMERICAN LEAGUE

BATTING—Trout, Los Angeles, .340; MiCabrera, Detroit, .329; Mauer, Minnesota, .320; Jeter, New York, .319; Revere, Minnesota, .319; Ortiz, Boston, .316; Konerko, Chicago, .315.

RUNS—Trout, Los Angeles, 93; Kinsler, Texas, 82; MiCabrera, Detroit, 80; Granderson, New York, 80; Hamilton, Texas, 75; AJackson, Detroit, 75; Cano, New York, 74.

RBI—MiCabrera, Detroit, 104; Hamilton, Texas, 101; Fielder, Detroit, 88; Willingham, Minnesota, 88; Encarnacion, Toronto, 82; AdGonzalez, Boston, 82; Pujols, Los Angeles, 82.

HITS—Jeter, New York, 160; MiCabrera, Detroit, 155; Cano, New York, 141; AdGonzalez, Boston, 141; AdJones, Baltimore, 138; AGordon, Kansas City, 137; Rios, Chicago, 137.

DOUBLES—AGordon, Kansas City, 38; AdGonzalez, Boston, 37; Choo, Cleveland, 35; Brantley, Cleveland, 34; Cano, New York, 32; Kinsler, Texas, 32; Pujols, Los Angeles, 32.

TRIPLES—AJackson, Detroit, 8; JWeeks, Oakland, 8; Andrus, Texas, 6; Rios, Chicago, 6; ISuzuki, New York, 6; 7 tied at 5.

HOME RUNS—ADunn, Chicago, 34; Hamilton, Texas, 34; MiCabrera, Detroit, 31; Encarnacion, Toronto, 31; Granderson, New York, 31; Willingham, Minnesota, 30; Trumbo, Los Angeles, 29.

STOLEN BASES—Trout, Los Angeles, 38; RDavis, Toronto, 37; Revere, Minnesota, 28; Crisp, Oakland, 25; AEscobar, Kansas City, 23; Kipnis, Cleveland, 23; JDyson, Kansas City, 22; DeJennings, Tampa Bay, 22; BUpton, Tampa Bay, 22.

PITCHING—Price, Tampa Bay, 16-4; Weaver, Los Angeles, 15-2; Sale, Chicago, 14-4; MHarrison, Texas, 13-7; Vargas, Seattle, 13-8; Sabathia, New York, 12-3; Scherzer, Detroit, 12-6; Verlander, Detroit, 12-7; Darvish, Texas, 12-9; PHughes, New York, 12-10.

STRIKEOUTS—Verlander, Detroit, 180; Scherzer, Detroit, 178; FHernandez, Seattle, 174; Darvish, Texas, 172; Price, Tampa Bay, 159; Shields, Tampa Bay, 153; Peavy, Chicago, 144.

SAVES—Rodney, Tampa Bay, 37; JiJohnson, Baltimore, 35; CPerez, Cleveland, 32; RSoriano, New York, 30; Aceves, Boston, 24; Nathan, Texas, 23; Broxton, Kansas City, 23; Valverde, Detroit, 23.

 

 

NFL standings

National Football League

Exhibition Standings

All Times EST

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 1 0 0 1.000 7 6

N.Y. Jets 0 1 0 .000 6 17

Buffalo 0 2 0 .000 20 43

Miami 0 2 0 .000 24 43

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Jacksonville 2 0 0 1.000 59 55

Houston 1 0 0 1.000 26 13

Indianapolis 1 0 0 1.000 38 3

Tennessee 1 1 0 .500 47 34

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Cincinnati 2 0 0 1.000 41 25

Cleveland 2 0 0 1.000 54 27

Baltimore 1 1 0 .500 43 44

Pittsburgh 0 1 0 .000 23 244

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Denver 1 0 0 1.000 31 3

Kansas City 1 0 0 1.000 27 17

San Diego 1 0 0 1.000 21 13

Oakland 0 2 0 .000 27 34

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Dallas 1 0 0 1.000 3 0

Philadelphia 1 0 0 1.000 24 23

Washington 1 0 0 1.000 7 6

N.Y. Giants 0 1 0 .000 31 32

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Tampa Bay 1 1 0 .500 27 37

Carolina 1 1 0 .500 36 43

New Orleans 1 2 0 .333 47 44

Atlanta 0 2 0 .000 36 55

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Detroit 1 1 0 .500 44 31

Minnesota 1 1 0 .500 42 31

Chicago 0 1 0 .000 3 31

Green Bay 0 2 0 .000 23 56

West

W L T Pct PF PA

San Francisco 1 0 0 1.000 17 6

Seattle 1 0 0 1.000 27 17

Arizona 1 2 0 .333 58 71

St. Louis 0 1 0 .000 3 38

Thursday’s Games

Cleveland 35, Green Bay 10

Cincinnati 24, Atlanta 19

Friday’s Games

Tennessee 30, Tampa Bay 7

Minnesota 36, Buffalo 14

Jacksonville 27, New Orleans 24

Detroit 27, Baltimore 12

Carolina 23, Miami 17

Arizona 31, Oakland 27

Saturday’s Games

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

San Francisco at Houston, 8 p.m.

Kansas City at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

Washington at Chicago, 8 p.m.

Dallas at San Diego, 9 p.m.

Seattle at Denver, 9 p.m.

Sunday’s Game

Indianapolis at Pittsburgh, 8 p.m.

Monday’s Game

Philadelphia at New England, 8 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 23

Green Bay at Cincinnati, 7 p.m.

Jacksonville at Baltimore, 7:30 p.m.

Arizona at Tennessee, 8 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 24

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

Philadelphia at Cleveland, 7:30 p.m.

Atlanta at Miami, 7:30 p.m.

San Diego at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Seattle at Kansas City, 8 p.m.

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

Saturday, Aug. 25

Indianapolis at Washington, 4 p.m.

Detroit at Oakland, 7 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Buffalo, 7 p.m.

Houston at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

St. Louis at Dallas, 8 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 26

San Francisco at Denver, 4 p.m.

Carolina at N.Y. Jets, 8 p.m.

 

AP preseason poll

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press preseason college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, final 2011 records, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and 2011 final ranking:

Record Pts Pv

1. Southern Cal (25) 10-2 1,445 6

2. Alabama (17) 12-1 1,411 1

3. LSU (16) 13-1 1,402 2

4. Oklahoma (1) 10-3 1,286 16

5. Oregon 12-2 1,274 4

6. Georgia 10-4 1,107 19

7. Florida St. 9-4 1,093 23

8. Michigan (1) 11-2 1,000 12

9. South Carolina 11-2 994 9

10. Arkansas 11-2 963 5

11. West Virginia 10-3 856 17

12. Wisconsin 11-3 838 10

13. Michigan St. 11-3 742 11

14. Clemson 10-4 615 22

15. Texas 8-5 569 NR

16. Virginia Tech 11-3 548 21

17. Nebraska 9-4 485 24

18. Ohio State 6-7 474 NR

19. Oklahoma St. 12-1 430 3

20. TCU 11-2 397 14

21. Stanford 11-2 383 7

22. Kansas St. 10-3 300 15

23. Florida 7-6 214 NR

24. Boise St. 12-1 212 8

25. Louisville 7-6 105 NR

Others receiving votes: Notre Dame 83, Washington 55, Auburn 53, North Carolina 32, Utah 30, Georgia Tech 25, BYU 22, Tennessee 15, South Florida 11, Baylor 9, Texas A&M 5, UCF 4, Cincinnati 3, Missouri 3, N.C. State 3, Houston 1, Louisiana Tech 1, Mississippi St. 1, N. Illinois 1.