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Scoreboard

MLB standings
Major League Baseball
NATIONAL LEAGUE
East Division
W L Pct GB
New York 13 5 .722 —
Atlanta 11 7 .611 2
Philadelphia 11 7 .611 2
Washington 9 10 .474 4 1/2
Miami 5 13 .278 8
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Pittsburgh 12 7 .632 —
St. Louis 10 8 .556 1 1/2
Milwaukee 11 9 .550 1 1/2
Chicago 8 8 .500 2 1/2
CINCINNATI 3 15 .167 8 1/2
West Division
W L Pct GB
Arizona 12 5 .706 —
Colorado 11 9 .550 2 1/2
Los Angeles 8 9 .471 4
San Francisco 7 10 .412 5
San Diego 7 13 .350 6 1/2
Wednesday’s Late Games
San Francisco 4, Arizona 3, 10 innings
L.A. Dodgers 13, San Diego 4
Thursday’s Games
Chicago Cubs 8, St. Louis 5
Philadelphia 7, Pittsburgh 0
Atlanta 12, N.Y. Mets 4
Milwaukee 12, Miami 3
San Francisco at Arizona, 9:40 p.m.
Friday’s Games
Pittsburgh (Nova 2-1) at Philadelphia (Lively 0-1), 7:05 p.m.
N.Y. Mets (Syndergaard 2-0) at Atlanta (Newcomb 1-1), 7:35 p.m.
Miami (Richards 0-1) at Milwaukee (Chacin 0-1), 8:10 p.m.
CINCINNATI (Finnegan 0-1) at St. Louis (Wacha 2-1), 8:15 p.m.
Chicago Cubs (Hendricks 0-1) at Colorado (Gray 1-3), 8:40 p.m.
San Diego (Ross 2-1) at Arizona (Koch 0-0), 9:40 p.m.
San Francisco (Samardzija 0-0) at L.A. Angels (Heaney 0-0), 10:07 p.m.
Washington (Scherzer 3-1) at L.A. Dodgers (TBD), 10:10 p.m.
Saturday’s Games
CINCINNATI at St. Louis, 2:15 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, 4:05 p.m.
Miami at Milwaukee, 7:10 p.m.
N.Y. Mets at Atlanta, 7:10 p.m.
Chicago Cubs at Colorado, 8:10 p.m.
San Diego at Arizona, 8:10 p.m.
San Francisco at L.A. Angels, 9:07 p.m.
Washington at L.A. Dodgers, 9:10 p.m.
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American League
East Division
W L Pct GB
Boston 15 2 .882 —
Toronto 12 6 .667 3 1/2
New York 9 8 .529 6
Tampa Bay 5 13 .278 10 1/2
Baltimore 5 14 .263 11
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Minnesota 8 5 .615 —
Cleveland 9 7 .563 1/2
Detroit 7 9 .438 2 1/2
Chicago 4 11 .267 5
Kansas City 3 13 .188 6 1/2
West Division
W L Pct GB
Los Angeles 13 5 .722 —
Houston 13 7 .650 1
Seattle 9 8 .529 3 1/2
Oakland 9 10 .474 4 1/2
Texas 7 13 .350 7
Wednesday’s Late Games
Boston 9, L.A. Angels 0
Houston 7, Seattle 1
Thursday’s Games
Detroit 13, Baltimore 8
Houston 9, Seattle 2
N.Y. Yankees 4, Toronto 3
Boston at L.A. Angels, 10:07 p.m.
Friday’s Games
Kansas City (Hammel 0-1) at Detroit (Fulmer 1-2), 1:10 p.m., 1st game
Cleveland (Bauer 1-1) at Baltimore (Bundy 0-2), 7:05 p.m.
Toronto (Estrada 1-1) at N.Y. Yankees (Gray 1-1), 7:05 p.m.
Kansas City (Junis 2-1) at Detroit (Norris 0-1), 7:10 p.m., 2nd game
Minnesota (Lynn 0-1) at Tampa Bay (Archer 1-1), 7:10 p.m.
Seattle (Hernandez 2-2) at Texas (Minor 1-1), 8:05 p.m.
Houston (Verlander 2-0) at Chicago White Sox (Shields 1-1), 8:10 p.m.
Boston (Pomeranz 0-0) at Oakland (Graveman 0-3), 10:05 p.m.
San Francisco (Samardzija 0-0) at L.A. Angels (Heaney 0-0), 10:07 p.m.
Saturday’s Games
Toronto at N.Y. Yankees, 1:05 p.m.
Kansas City at Detroit, 1:10 p.m.
Cleveland at Baltimore, 4:05 p.m.
Minnesota at Tampa Bay, 6:10 p.m.
Houston at Chicago White Sox, 7:10 p.m.
Seattle at Texas, 8:05 p.m.
Boston at Oakland, 9:05 p.m.
San Francisco at L.A. Angels, 9:07 p.m.

NBA playoffs
NBA Daily Playoff
FIRST ROUND
(Best-of-7; x-if necessary)
Saturday, April 14
Golden State 113, San Antonio 92
Toronto 114, Washington 106
Philadelphia 130, Miami 103
New Orleans 97, Portland 95
Sunday, April 15
Boston 113, Milwaukee 107, OT
Indiana 98, Cleveland 80
Oklahoma City 116, Utah 108
Houston 104, Minnesota 101
Monday, April 16
Miami 113, Philadelphia 103, series tied 1-1
Golden State 116, San Antonio 101, Golden State leads series 2-0
Tuesday, April 17
Toronto 130, Washington 119, Toronto leads series 2-0
Boston 120, Milwaukee 106, Boston leads series 2-0
New Orleans 111, Portland 102
Wednesday, April 18
Cleveland 100, Indiana 97, series tied 1-1
Utah 102, Oklahoma City 95, series tied 1-1
Houston 102, Minnesota 82, Houston leads series 2-0
Thursday, April 19
Philadelphia 128, Miami 108, Philadelphia leads series 2-1
New Orleans 119, Portland 102, New Orleans leads series 3-0
Golden State at San Antonio, 9:30 p.m.
Friday, April 20
Cleveland at Indiana, 7 p.m.
Toronto at Washington, 8 p.m.
Boston at Milwaukee, 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 21
Philadelphia at Miami, 2:30 p.m.
Portland at New Orleans, 5 p.m.
Houston at Minnesota, 7:30 p.m.
Oklahoma City at Utah, 10 p.m.
Sunday, April 22
Boston at Milwaukee, 1 p.m.
Golden State at San Antonio, 3:30 p.m.
Toronto at Washington, 8 p.m.
Cleveland at Indiana, 8:30 p.m.
Monday, April 23
Houston at Minnesota, 8 p.m.
Oklahoma City at Utah, 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday, April 24
x-Milwaukee at Boston, TBA
x-Miami at Philadelphia, TBA
x-San Antonio at Golden State, TBA
x-New Orleans at Portland, TBA
Wednesday, April 25
x-Washington at Toronto, TBA
x-Indiana at Cleveland, TBA
x-Minnesota at Houston, TBA
x-Utah at Oklahoma City, TBA
Thursday, April 26
x-Boston at Milwaukee, TBA
x-Philadelphia at Miami, TBA
x-Golden State at San Antonio, TBA
x-Portland at New Orleans, TBA
Friday, April 27
x-Toronto at Washington, TBA
x-Cleveland at Indiana, TBA
x-Houston at Minnesota, TBA
x-Oklahoma City at Utah, TBA
Saturday, April 28
x-Milwaukee at Boston, TBA
x-Miami at Philadelphia, TBA
x-San Antonio at Golden State, TBA
x-New Orleans at Portland, TBA
Sunday, April 29
x-Washington at Toronto, TBA
x-Indiana at Cleveland, TBA
x-Minnesota at Houston, TBA
x-Utah at Oklahoma City, TBA

NHL playoffs
NHL Daily Playoffs
FIRST ROUND
(Best-of-7; x-if necessary)
Wednesday, April 11
Pittsburgh 7, Philadelphia 0
Winnipeg 3, Minnesota 2
Vegas 1, Los Angeles 0
Thursday, April 12
Boston 5, Toronto 1
Tampa Bay 5, New Jersey 2
Columbus 4, Washington 3, OT
Nashville 5, Colorado 2
San Jose 3, Anaheim 0
Friday, April 13
Philadelphia 5, Pittsburgh 1
Winnipeg 4, Minnesota 1
Vegas 2, Los Angeles 1, 2OT
Saturday, April 14
Tampa Bay 5, New Jersey 3
Nashville 5, Colorado 4
Boston 7, Toronto 3
San Jose 3, Anaheim 2
Sunday, April 15
Pittsburgh 5, Philadelphia 1
Minnesota 6, Winnipeg 2
Columbus 5, Washington 4
Vegas 3, Los Angeles 2, Vegas leads series 3-0
Monday, April 16
Toronto 4, Boston 2, Boston leads series 2-1
New Jersey 5, Tampa Bay 2
Colorado 5, Nashville 3, Nashville leads series 2-1
San Jose 8, Anaheim 1, San Jose leads series 3-0
Tuesday, April 17
Washington 3, Columbus 2, 2OT
Winnipeg 2, Minnesota 0, Winnipeg leads series 3-1
Vegas at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 18
Pittsburgh 5, Philadelphia 0, Pittsburgh leads series 3-1
Tampa Bay 3, New Jersey 1, Tampa Bay leads series 3-1
Nashville at Colorado, 10 p.m.
Anaheim at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 19
Boston 3, Toronto 1, Boston leads series 3-1
Washington 4, Columbus 1, series tied 2-2
Friday, April 20
x-Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, TBA
x-Colorado at Nashville, TBA
x-Minnesota at Winnipeg, TBA
x-San Jose at Anaheim, TBA
Saturday, April 21
x-New Jersey at Tampa Bay, TBA
x-Toronto at Boston, TBA
x-Columbus at Washington, TBA
x-Vegas at Los Angeles, TBA
Sunday, April 22
x-Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, TBA
x-Nashville at Colorado, TBA
x-Winnipeg at Minnesota, TBA
x-Anaheim at San Jose, TBA
Monday, April 23
x-Tampa Bay at New Jersey, TBA
x-Boston at Toronto, TBA
x-Washington at Columbus, TBA
x-Los Angeles at Vegas, TBA
Tuesday, April 24
x-Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, TBA
x-Colorado at Nashville, TBA
x-San Jose at Anaheim, TBA
Wednesday, April 25
x-Tampa Bay at New Jersey, TBA
x-Toronto at Boston, TBA
x-Columbus at Washington, TBA
x-Minnesota at Winnipeg, TBA
Rest of schedule TBD

Blue Jackets’ box
Washington 1 1 2 = 4
Columbus 0 0 1 = 1
First Period—1, Washington, Wilson 2 (Kuznetsov), 6:16. Penalties—Kuznetsov, WSH, (hooking), 0:34; Dubinsky, CBJ, (high sticking), 7:15; Wilson, WSH, (tripping), 18:57; Panarin, CBJ, (hooking), 19:00.
Second Period—2, Washington, Oshie 2 (Ovechkin, Carlson), 9:19 (pp). Penalties—Eller, WSH, (hooking), 5:34; Panarin, CBJ, (slashing), 8:49.
Third Period—3, Washington, Ovechkin 3 (Kuznetsov, Wilson), 2:49. 4, Columbus, Jenner 1 (Anderson), 6:22. 5, Washington, Kuznetsov 3, 17:41. Penalties—None.
Shots on Goal—Washington 12-13-8—33. Columbus 7-8-9—24.
Power-play opportunities—Washington 1 of 3; Columbus 0 of 3.
Goalies—Washington, Holtby 2-1 (24 shots-23 saves). Columbus, Bobrovsky 2-2 (32-29).
A—19,395 (18,500). T—2:27.
Referees—Francis Charron, Brad Watson. Linesmen—Ryan Gibbons, Jonny Murray.