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Scoreboard

Reds’ boxscore
Reds 5, Pirates 3
Pittsburgh Cincinnati
ab r h bi ab r h bi
A.Frazier 2b 4 0 0 0 Winker lf 3 0 0 0
Me.Cbrrra rf 4 0 0 0 Lrenzen pr-cf 0 0 0 0
P.Reyes rf 0 0 0 0 Votto 1b 4 0 1 0
Dickerson lf 4 1 1 1 Puig rf 4 0 0 0
Bell 1b 4 1 1 0 E.Suarez 3b 3 0 0 0
Cervelli c 4 1 1 0 Schbler cf-lf 4 0 0 0
Kang 3b 3 0 1 2 Peraza 2b 4 2 2 1
Shuck cf 2 0 0 0 Barnhart c 3 1 1 0
E.Gonzalz ss 4 0 1 0 J.Iglss ss 3 1 2 1
Taillon p 2 0 0 0 L.Castillo p 2 0 0 0
Ri.Rdrigez p 0 0 0 0 Hughes p 0 0 0 0
Burdi p 0 0 0 0 Duke p 0 0 0 0
Moran ph 0 0 0 0 Detriech ph 1 1 1 3
Newman pr 0 0 0 0 R.Iglesias p 0 0 0 0
A.Garrett p 0 0 0 0
Dav.Hrndz p 0 0 0 0
Totals 31 3 5 3 Totals 31 5 7 5

Pittsburgh 000 002 010 = 3
Cincinnati 010 000 40x = 5

E—Bell (1). LOB—Pittsburgh 9, Cincinnati 5. 2B—Votto (1), J.Iglesias 2 (2). HR—Dickerson (1), Peraza (1), Dietrich (1). CS—E.Suarez (1). S—Taillon (1).

IP H R ER BB SO
Pittsburgh
Taillon L,0-1 6 6 4 4 2 4
Rodriguez 1 1 1 1 1 1
Burdi 1 0 0 0 0 3
Cincinnati
Castillo 5 2-3 2 1 1 3 8
Hughes BS,1 2-3 2 1 1 1 1
Duke W,1-0 2-3 0 0 0 0 0
Iglesias H,1 1 1-3 1 1 1 2 1
Garrett H,1 1-3 0 0 0 0 1
Hernandez S,1-1 1-3 0 0 0 1 0
Taillon pitched to 3 batters in the 7th
WP—Rodriguez.
Umpires—Home, Joe West; First, Eric Cooper; Second, Andy Fletcher; Third, Will Little.
T—2:54. A—44,049 (42,319).

MLB standings
Major League Baseball
NATIONAL LEAGUE
East Division
W L Pct GB
New York 1 0 1.000 —
Philadelphia 1 0 1.000 —
Atlanta 0 1 .000 1
Miami 0 1 .000 1
Washington 0 1 .000 1
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Chicago 1 0 1.000 —
CINCINNATI 1 0 1.000 —
Milwaukee 1 0 1.000 —
Pittsburgh 0 1 .000 1
St. Louis 0 1 .000 1
West Division
W L Pct GB
Colorado 1 0 1.000 —
Los Angeles 1 0 1.000 —
San Diego 1 0 1.000 —
Arizona 0 1 .000 1
San Francisco 0 1 .000 1
Thursday’s Games
N.Y. Mets 2, Washington 0
Milwaukee 5, St. Louis 4
Philadelphia 10, Atlanta 4
Chicago Cubs 12, Texas 4
L.A. Dodgers 12, Arizona 5
CINCINNATI 5, Pittsburgh 3
Colorado 6, Miami 3
San Diego 2, San Francisco 0
Friday’s Games
Colorado (Marquez 0-0) at Miami (Richards 0-0), 7:10 p.m.
St. Louis (Flaherty 0-0) at Milwaukee (Peralta 0-0), 8:10 p.m.
Arizona (Ray 0-0) at L.A. Dodgers (Stripling 0-0), 10:10 p.m.
San Francisco (Holland 0-0) at San Diego (Lucchesi 0-0), 10:10 p.m.
Saturday’s Games
N.Y. Mets at Washington, 1:05 p.m.
Pittsburgh at CINCINNATI, 2:10 p.m.
Atlanta at Philadelphia, 4:05 p.m.
Colorado at Miami, 6:10 p.m.
St. Louis at Milwaukee, 7:10 p.m.
Chicago Cubs at Texas, 8:05 p.m.
San Francisco at San Diego, 8:40 p.m.
Arizona at L.A. Dodgers, 9:10 p.m.
Sunday, March 31
Colorado at Miami, 1:10 p.m.
Pittsburgh at CINCINNATI, 1:10 p.m.
N.Y. Mets at Washington, 1:35 p.m.
St. Louis at Milwaukee, 2:10 p.m.
Chicago Cubs at Texas, 4:05 p.m.
Arizona at L.A. Dodgers, 4:10 p.m.
San Francisco at San Diego, 4:10 p.m.
Atlanta at Philadelphia, 7:05 p.m.
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American League
East Division
W L Pct GB
New York 1 0 1.000 —
Baltimore 0 1 .000 1
Boston 0 1 .000 1
Tampa Bay 0 1 .000 1
Toronto 0 1 .000 1
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Detroit 1 0 1.000 —
Kansas City 1 0 1.000 —
Minnesota 1 0 1.000 —
Chicago 0 1 .000 1
Cleveland 0 1 .000 1
West Division
W L Pct GB
Seattle 3 0 1.000 —
Houston 1 0 1.000 1
Oakland 1 2 .333 2
Los Angeles 0 1 .000 2
Texas 0 1 .000 2
Thursday’s Games, March 21
Seattle 5, Oakland 4, 12 innings
Thursday’s Games
N.Y. Yankees 7, Baltimore 2
Detroit 2, Toronto 0, 10 innings
Houston 5, Tampa Bay 1
Chicago Cubs 12, Texas 4
Oakland 4, L.A. Angels 0
Minnesota 2, Cleveland 0
Kansas City 5, Chicago White Sox 3
Seattle 12, Boston 4
Friday’s Games
Detroit (Boyd 0-0) at Toronto (Shoemaker 0-0), 7:07 p.m.
Houston (Cole 0-0) at Tampa Bay (Morton 0-0), 7:10 p.m.
L.A. Angels (Harvey 0-0) at Oakland (Estrada 0-0), 10:07 p.m.
Boston (Eovaldi 0-0) at Seattle (Kikuchi 0-0), 10:10 p.m.
Saturday’s Games
Baltimore at N.Y. Yankees, 1:05 p.m.
Cleveland at Minnesota, 2:10 p.m.
Chicago White Sox at Kansas City, 2:15 p.m.
Detroit at Toronto, 3:07 p.m.
Houston at Tampa Bay, 6:10 p.m.
Chicago Cubs at Texas, 8:05 p.m.
L.A. Angels at Oakland, 9:07 p.m.
Boston at Seattle, 9:10 p.m.

NBA standings
National Basketball Association
EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division
W L Pct GB
x-Toronto 53 23 .697 —
x-Philadelphia 48 27 .640 4 1/2
x-Boston 44 31 .587 8 1/2
Brooklyn 38 38 .500 15
New York 14 61 .187 38 1/2
Southeast Division
W L Pct GB
Miami 37 38 .493 —
Orlando 37 39 .487 1/2
Charlotte 35 39 .473 1 1/2
Washington 31 45 .408 6 1/2
Atlanta 27 48 .360 10
Central Division
W L Pct GB
y-Milwaukee 57 19 .750 —
x-Indiana 45 30 .600 11 1/2
Detroit 38 37 .507 18 1/2
Chicago 21 55 .276 36
Cleveland 19 57 .250 38
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Southwest Division
W L Pct GB
x-Houston 48 28 .632 —
San Antonio 44 32 .579 4
New Orleans 32 45 .416 16 1/2
Memphis 30 45 .400 17 1/2
Dallas 29 46 .387 18 1/2
Northwest Division
W L Pct GB
x-Denver 50 24 .676 —
x-Portland 47 27 .635 3
Utah 45 30 .600 5 1/2
Oklahoma City 44 31 .587 6 1/2
Minnesota 33 41 .446 17
Pacific Division
W L Pct GB
x-Golden State 51 23 .689 —
x-L.A. Clippers 45 31 .592 7
Sacramento 37 38 .493 14 1/2
L.A. Lakers 33 42 .440 18 1/2
Phoenix 17 59 .224 35
x-clinched playoff spot
Thursday’s Games
Detroit 115, Orlando 98
Philadelphia 123, Brooklyn 110
Miami 105, Dallas 99
Toronto 117, New York 92
Houston 112, Denver 85
Milwaukee 128, L.A. Clippers 118
New Orleans 121, Sacramento 118
San Antonio 116, Cleveland 110
Friday’s Games
Indiana at Boston, 7 p.m.
Portland at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.
Denver at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.
Golden State at Minnesota, 8 p.m.
Washington at Utah, 9 p.m.
Charlotte at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.
Saturday’s Games
Cleveland at L.A. Clippers, 3:30 p.m.
Boston at Brooklyn, 6 p.m.
Sacramento at Houston, 6 p.m.
Orlando at Indiana, 7 p.m.
Portland at Detroit, 7 p.m.
Miami at New York, 7:30 p.m.
Philadelphia at Minnesota, 8 p.m.
Toronto at Chicago, 8 p.m.
Memphis at Phoenix, 10 p.m.

Cavaliers’ box
CLEVELAND (110)
Osman 4-13 0-0 9, Love 7-13 2-2 18, Thompson 2-4 0-0 4, Sexton 10-18 1-2 24, Knight 6-9 0-0 14, Nance Jr. 5-7 2-2 13, Chriss 0-3 2-2 2, Nwaba 5-6 0-0 11, Clarkson 4-15 1-2 10, Stauskas 2-5 0-0 5. Totals 45-93 8-10 110.
SAN ANTONIO (116)
DeRozan 10-12 5-5 25, Aldridge 6-15 2-3 14, Poeltl 1-2 2-4 4, White 2-3 1-2 6, Forbes 8-13 0-1 19, Gay 4-10 2-2 15, Cunningham 0-3 0-0 0, Bertans 3-5 0-0 9, Mills 4-11 0-0 14, Belinelli 7-11 0-0 18, Walker IV 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 45-85 12-17 116.
Cleveland 28 25 28 29 = 110
San Antonio 27 17 40 32 = 116
3-Point Goals—Cleveland 12-29 (Sexton 3-7, Knight 2-2, Love 2-4, Nwaba 1-1, Nance Jr. 1-2, Stauskas 1-3, Clarkson 1-4, Osman 1-5, Chriss 0-1), San Antonio 15-35 (Mills 4-10, Bertans 3-5, Forbes 3-8, Belinelli 2-4, Gay 2-5, White 1-1, Aldridge 0-1, Cunningham 0-1). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Cleveland 49 (Nance Jr. 11), San Antonio 34 (Gay 8). Assists—Cleveland 19 (Nance Jr. 4), San Antonio 28 (DeRozan 8). Total Fouls—Cleveland 20, San Antonio 16. A—18,756 (18,581).

NHL standings
National Hockey League
EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division
GP W L OT Pts GF GA
z-Tampa Bay 77 59 14 4 122 306 206
x-Boston 77 47 21 9 103 243 197
Toronto 77 45 25 7 97 275 233
Montreal 78 41 29 8 90 235 226
Florida 78 34 32 12 80 254 270
Buffalo 77 31 36 10 72 211 256
Detroit 77 29 38 10 68 211 262
Ottawa 77 27 44 6 60 228 283
Metropolitan Division
GP W L OT Pts GF GA
Washington 78 46 24 8 100 267 237
N.Y. Islanders 78 45 26 7 97 217 192
Pittsburgh 77 42 24 11 95 261 228
Carolina 77 42 28 7 91 228 213
Columbus 77 43 30 4 90 238 220
Philadelphia 77 37 32 8 82 234 256
N.Y. Rangers 76 29 34 13 71 211 256
New Jersey 77 29 39 9 67 211 260
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Central Division
GP W L OT Pts GF GA
x-Winnipeg 77 45 28 4 94 260 228
x-Nashville 77 43 28 6 92 224 202
St. Louis 76 41 27 8 90 226 206
Dallas 78 41 31 6 88 198 191
Colorado 77 35 29 13 83 244 232
Minnesota 77 35 33 9 79 203 224
Chicago 76 33 33 10 76 248 272
Pacific Division
GP W L OT Pts GF GA
x-Calgary 77 47 23 7 101 269 215
x-San Jose 76 43 24 9 95 268 240
Vegas 77 42 29 6 90 238 213
Arizona 77 37 33 7 81 200 212
Edmonton 77 34 34 9 77 223 256
Vancouver 77 32 35 10 74 211 242
Anaheim 78 32 36 10 74 185 241
Los Angeles 76 28 40 8 64 185 243
x-clinched playoff spot
z-clinched conference
NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.
Thursday’s Games
Washington 3, Carolina 2
Columbus 6, Montreal 2
Detroit 5, Buffalo 4, OT
Florida 5, Ottawa 2
N.Y. Islanders 5, Winnipeg 4
Dallas 3, Edmonton 2, SO
Los Angeles at Vancouver, 10 p.m.
Chicago at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.
Friday’s Games
St. Louis at N.Y. Rangers, 7 p.m.
Nashville at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.
New Jersey at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.
Anaheim at Calgary, 9 p.m.
Arizona at Colorado, 9 p.m.
Minnesota at Vegas, 10 p.m.
Saturday’s Games
Florida at Boston, 1 p.m.
Philadelphia at Carolina, 1:30 p.m.
Montreal at Winnipeg, 7 p.m.
Toronto at Ottawa, 7 p.m.
Buffalo vs. N.Y. Islanders at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 7 p.m.
Washington at Tampa Bay, 7 p.m.
St. Louis at New Jersey, 7 p.m.
Columbus at Nashville, 8 p.m.
Vegas at San Jose, 9 p.m.
Anaheim at Edmonton, 10 p.m.
Dallas at Vancouver, 10 p.m.
Chicago at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.

Blue Jackets’ box
Montreal 1 1 0 = 2
Columbus 0 3 3 = 6
First Period—1, Montreal, Kulak 6 (Domi, Shaw), 1:15. Penalties—Weber, MTL, (holding), 17:15.
Second Period—2, Columbus, Savard 7 (Foligno, Dubinsky), 1:42. 3, Montreal, Petry 12 (Kulak, Danault), 8:36. 4, Columbus, Bjorkstrand 18 (Wennberg, Jones), 11:50. 5, Columbus, Panarin 27 (Nutivaara, Duchene), 14:24. Penalties—Jones, CBJ, (holding), 7:34; Shaw, MTL, (interference), 8:23.
Third Period—6, Columbus, Nash 2, 2:59. 7, Columbus, Bjorkstrand 19 (Kukan), 4:22. 8, Columbus, Dubinsky 6, 16:49. Penalties—Dubois, CBJ, (tripping), 7:17.
Shots on Goal—Montreal 9-8-11—28. Columbus 7-11-12—30.
Power-play opportunities—Montreal 0 of 2; Columbus 0 of 2.
Goalies—Montreal, Price 33-23-6 (29 shots-24 saves). Columbus, Bobrovsky 34-23-1 (28-26).
A—18,641 (18,500). T—2:31.
Referees—Garrett Rank, Kyle Rehman. Linesmen—Scott Driscoll, Ryan Galloway.

NIT
National Invitation Tournament
First Round
Tuesday, March 19
UNC-Greensboro 84, Campbell 69
Lipscomb 89, Davidson 81
NC State 84, Hofstra 78
Indiana 89, St. Francis (Pa.) 72
Clemson 75, Wright State 69
Memphis 74, San Diego 60
Arkansas 84, Providence 72
Texas 79, South Dakota State 73
Creighton 70, Loyola of Chicago 61
Dayton (21-11) at Colorado (21-12), 11 p.m
Wednesday, March 20
Wichita State 76, Furman 70
Harvard 71, Georgetown 68
Norfolk State 80, Alabama 79, OT
Xavier 78, Toledo 64
TCU 82, Sam Houston State 69
Nebraska 80, Butler 76
Second Round
March 22
Creighton 79, Memphis 67
Saturday, March 23
Indiana 63, Arkansas 60
Lipscomb 86, UNC-Greensboro 69
Sunday, March 24
Wichita State 63, Clemson 55
Texas 78, Xavier 76, OT
N.C. State 78, Harvard 77
TCU 88, Nebraska 72
Monday, March 25
Colorado 76, Norfolk State 60
Quarterfinals
Tuesday, March 26
Wichita State 73, Indiana 63
TCU 71, Creighton 58
Wednesday, March 27
Lipscomb 94, N.C. State 93
Texas 68, Colorado 55
Semifinals
At Madison Square Garden
New York
Tuesday, April 2
Wichita State (22-14) vs. Lipscomb (28-7), 7 or 9:30 p.m.
TCU (23-13) vs. Texas (19-16), 7 or 9:30 p.m.
Championship
At Madison Square Garden
New York
Thursday, April 4
Semifinal winners, 7 p.m.

CIT
CollegeInsider.com Tournament
Second Round
Quarterfinals
Sunday, March 24
Presbyterian 77, Robert Morris 70
Monday, March 25
Texas Southern 94, Texas Rio Grande Valley 85
CSU Bakersfield 70, Southern Utah 67
Tuesday, March 26
Hampton 73, Charleston Southern 67
Green Bay 98, FIU 68
Tuesday, March 26
Marshall 83, Presbyterian 66
Thursday, March 28
Hampton (18-17) vs. NJIT (22-12), 7 p.m.
Texas Southern (23-13) vs. Louisiana-Monroe (19-15), 8 p.m.
Friday, March 29
CSU Bakersfield (18-15) vs. Green Bay (19-16), TBA
Semifinals
Tuesday, April 2
TBD vs. Marshall (21-14), 7 p.m.
Pairings TBD
Championship
Thursday, April 4
Semifinal winners, TBA