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Scoreboard

Reds’ boxscore
THURSDAY’S GAME
Cardinals 3, Reds 1
Cincinnati St. Louis
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Senzel cf 3 0 1 0 M.Crpntr 3b 4 0 1 1
Votto 1b 4 0 0 0 Gyorko 3b 0 0 0 0
E.Suarez 3b 4 0 1 0 DeJong ss 4 1 1 2
Dietrich 2b 3 0 0 0 Gldschmdt 1b 4 0 1 0
Winker lf 3 1 1 0 Ozuna lf 4 0 2 0
Puig rf 4 0 1 0 De.Fwlr rf 3 0 1 0
J.Iglesias ss 3 0 0 0 Gant p 0 0 0 0
Barnhart c 3 0 0 1 J.Martin ph 1 0 0 0
DeSclafani p 2 0 0 0 Jor.Hicks p 0 0 0 0
Garrett p 0 0 0 0 Wong 2b 4 0 1 0
VanMeter ph 1 0 1 0 Wieters c 4 0 0 0
Lrenzen p 0 0 0 0 Bader cf 2 1 1 0
Wa.Peralta p 0 0 0 0 Dak.Hds p 1 0 0 0
Peraza ph 1 0 0 0 A.Mller p 0 0 0 0
Munoz rf 1 1 1 0
Totals 31 1 5 1 Totals 32 3 9 3

Cincinnati 000 100 000 = 1
St. Louis 001 000 20x = 3

LOB—Cincinnati 8, St. Louis 7. 2B—Senzel (8), Puig (5), VanMeter (2). HR—DeJong (9). SB—Puig (8), M.Carpenter (3), Ozuna (5), De.Fowler (4), Wong (10). SF—Barnhart (1). S—Dak.Hudson (4).

IP H R ER BB SO
Cincinnati
DeSclafani 5 6 1 1 1 7
Garrett 1 1 0 0 0 1
Lorenzen L,0-1 1 1-3 2 2 2 0 3
Peralta 2-3 0 0 0 0 0 St. Louis
Hudson 6 1-3 5 1 1 4 3
Miller 1-3 0 0 0 0 1
Gant W,5-0 1 1-3 0 0 0 0 1
Hicks S,12-13 1 0 0 0 0 1
Umpires—Home, Dan Bellino; First, Dave Rackley; Second, Sean Barber; Third, Larry Vanover.
T—2:58. A—44,654 (45,538).

MLB standings
Major League Baseball
NATIONAL LEAGUE
East Division
W L Pct GB
Philadelphia 35 27 .565 —
Atlanta 33 29 .532 2
New York 30 32 .484 5
Washington 28 33 .459 6 1/2
Miami 23 37 .383 11
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Chicago 34 27 .557 —
Milwaukee 35 28 .556 —
St. Louis 31 29 .517 2 1/2
Pittsburgh 30 31 .492 4
CINCINNATI 28 33 .459 6
West Division
W L Pct GB
Los Angeles 43 20 .683 —
Colorado 32 29 .525 10
San Diego 31 31 .500 11 1/2
Arizona 31 32 .492 12
San Francisco 25 36 .410 17
Wednesday’s Games
CINCINNATI at St. Louis, ppd.
Washington 6, Chicago White Sox 4
Arizona 3, L.A. Dodgers 2, 11 innings
Philadelphia 7, San Diego 5
Pittsburgh 7, Atlanta 4
N.Y. Mets 7, San Francisco 0
Miami 8, Milwaukee 3
Chicago Cubs 9, Colorado 8
Thursday’s Games
N.Y. Mets 7, San Francisco 3
Pittsburgh 6, Atlanta 1
St. Louis 3, CINCINNATI 1
Milwaukee 5, Miami 1
Colorado 3, Chicago Cubs 1
Washington at San Diego, 10:10 p.m.
Friday’s Games
St. Louis (Mikolas 4-5) at Chicago Cubs (Hamels 4-2), 2:20 p.m.
CINCINNATI (Mahle 2-5) at Philadelphia (Eflin 5-5), 7:05 p.m.
Arizona (Kelly 5-6) at Toronto (Stroman 3-7), 7:07 p.m.
Atlanta (Soroka 6-1) at Miami (Urena 4-6), 7:10 p.m.
Colorado (TBD) at N.Y. Mets (Matz 4-4), 7:10 p.m.
Pittsburgh (Kingham 1-1) at Milwaukee (Woodruff 7-1), 8:10 p.m.
Washington (Fedde 1-0) at San Diego (Margevicius 2-6), 10:10 p.m.
L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 5-0) at San Francisco (TBD), 10:15 p.m.
Saturday’s Games
Arizona at Toronto, 3:07 p.m.
CINCINNATI at Philadelphia, 4:05 p.m.
Atlanta at Miami, 4:10 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Milwaukee, 4:10 p.m.
Colorado at N.Y. Mets, 7:15 p.m.
L.A. Dodgers at San Francisco, 7:15 p.m.
St. Louis at Chicago Cubs, 7:15 p.m.
Washington at San Diego, 10:10 p.m.
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American League
East Division
W L Pct GB
New York 39 22 .639 —
Tampa Bay 37 23 .617 1 1/2
Boston 33 29 .532 6 1/2
Toronto 23 39 .371 16 1/2
Baltimore 19 43 .306 20 1/2
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Minnesota 41 20 .672 —
Cleveland 31 31 .500 10 1/2
Chicago 29 32 .475 12
Detroit 23 36 .390 17
Kansas City 19 43 .306 22 1/2
West Division
W L Pct GB
Houston 43 21 .672 —
Texas 32 28 .533 9
Oakland 30 31 .492 11 1/2
Los Angeles 30 32 .484 12
Seattle 26 40 .394 18
Wednesday’s Games
Washington 6, Chicago White Sox 4
Toronto 11, N.Y. Yankees 7
Cleveland 9, Minnesota 7
Tampa Bay 4, Detroit 0
Texas 2, Baltimore 1, 12 innings
Boston 8, Kansas City 0
L.A. Angels 10, Oakland 9
Seattle 14, Houston 1
Thursday’s Games
Tampa Bay 6, Detroit 1
Boston 7, Kansas City 5
Houston 8, Seattle 7, 14 innings
N.Y. Yankees 6, Toronto 2
Minnesota 5, Cleveland 4
Texas 4, Baltimore 3
Oakland at L.A. Angels, 10:07 p.m.
Friday’s Games
Arizona (Kelly 5-6) at Toronto (Stroman 3-7), 7:07 p.m.
Minnesota (Gibson 6-2) at Detroit (Boyd 5-4), 7:10 p.m.
N.Y. Yankees (German 9-1) at Cleveland (TBD), 7:10 p.m.
Tampa Bay (TBD) at Boston (Porcello 4-5), 7:10 p.m.
Oakland (Anderson 6-4) at Texas (Lynn 7-4), 8:05 p.m.
Baltimore (Ynoa 0-2) at Houston (Cole 5-5), 8:10 p.m.
Chicago White Sox (Nova 3-5) at Kansas City (Bailey 4-6), 8:15 p.m.
Seattle (Gonzales 5-6) at L.A. Angels (Heaney 0-0), 10:07 p.m.
Saturday’s Games
Tampa Bay at Boston, 1:05 p.m., 1st game
Oakland at Texas, 2:05 p.m., 1st game
Chicago White Sox at Kansas City, 2:15 p.m.
Arizona at Toronto, 3:07 p.m.
Baltimore at Houston, 4:10 p.m.
Minnesota at Detroit, 4:10 p.m.
N.Y. Yankees at Cleveland, 4:10 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Boston, 6:10 p.m., 2nd game
Oakland at Texas, 9:05 p.m., 2nd game
Seattle at L.A. Angels, 10:07 p.m.

NBA playoffs
NBA Daily Playoffs
FINALS
(Best-of-7; x-if necessary)
Golden State vs. Toronto
Thursday, May 30
Toronto 118, Golden State 109
Sunday, June 2
Golden State 109, Toronto 104
Wednesday, June 5
Toronto 123, Golden State 109, Toronto leads series 2-1
Friday, June 7
Toronto at Golden State, 9 p.m.
Monday, June 10
Golden State at Toronto, 9 p.m.
Thursday, June 13
x-Toronto at Golden State, 9 p.m.
Sunday, June 16
x-Golden State at Toronto, 8 p.m.

NHL playoffs
NHL Playoffs & Results
STANLEY CUP FINALS
(Best-of-7; x-if necessary)
Monday, May 27
Boston 4, St. Louis 2
Wednesday, May 29
St. Louis 3, Boston 2, OT
Saturday, June 1
Boston 7,at St. Louis 2
Monday, June 3
St. Louis 4, Boston 2
Thursday, June 6
St. Louis 2, Boston 1, St. Louis leads series 3-2
Sunday, June 9
Boston at St. Louis, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, June 12
x-St. Louis at Boston, 8 p.m.

AFL standings
Arena Football League
W L T Pct PF PA
Albany 6 0 0 1.000 296 217
Philadelphia 3 3 0 .500 255 258
Baltimore 3 3 0 .500 254 230
Washington 3 3 0 .500 249 260
Atlantic City 3 3 0 .500 235 253
Columbus 0 6 0 .000 186 257
Friday, June 7
Atlantic City at Columbus, 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 8
Baltimore at Albany, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, June 9
Washington at Philadelphia, 4 p.m.

H.S. baseball
Ohio High School Athletic Association
Baseball State Tournament Pairings
Division I
Springboro (26-6) vs. Mentor (21-5), Fri., 10 a.m.
Hilliard Darby (24-7) vs. Cleveland St. Ignatius (22-8), Fri., 1 p.m.
Div. I State Championship: Sun., 10 a.m.
Division II
Gates Mills Gilmour Academy (24-6) vs. St. Clairsville (20-10), Sat., 10 a.m.
Dayton Chaminade Julienne (25-2) vs. Van Wert (27-2), Sat., 1 p.m.
Div. II State Championship: Sun., 4 p.m.
Division III
Coldwater (25-6) vs. St. Bernard Roger Bacon (18-10), Sat., 4 p.m.
West Lafayette Ridgewood (23-9) vs. Canton Central Catholic (24-6), Thurs., 7 p.m.
Div. III State Championship: Sun., 7 p.m.
Division IV
Minster (22-7) vs. No. 4 Jeromesville Hillsdale (22-2), Fri., 4 p.m.
Antwerp (19-5) vs. Toronto (25-5), Fri., 7 p.m.
Div. IV State Championship: Sun., 1 p.m.

MLB leaders
Major League Baseball Leaders
NATIONAL LEAGUE
BATTING—Bellinger, Los Angeles, .370; McNeil, New York, .345; Bell, Pittsburgh, .338; Arenado, Colorado, .337; Dahl, Colorado, .335; Rendon, Washington, .329; Yelich, Milwaukee, .328; Baez, Chicago, .307; Freeman, Atlanta, .307; JTurner, Los Angeles, .303.
RUNS—Story, Colorado, 57; Bellinger, Los Angeles, 51; Arenado, Colorado, 48; Bryant, Chicago, 47; Yelich, Milwaukee, 47; Bell, Pittsburgh, 45; Freeman, Atlanta, 45; McCutchen, Philadelphia, 45; Rendon, Washington, 44.
RBI—Bell, Pittsburgh, 56; Arenado, Colorado, 54; Bellinger, Los Angeles, 54; Ozuna, St. Louis, 51; Yelich, Milwaukee, 51; Escobar, Arizona, 48; Alonso, New York, 45; Harper, Philadelphia, 44; Rizzo, Chicago, 44.
HITS—Arenado, Colorado, 82; Bellinger, Los Angeles, 81; Bell, Pittsburgh, 79; Baez, Chicago, 74; Freeman, Atlanta, 73; Story, Colorado, 71; Escobar, Arizona, 70; Hosmer, San Diego, 67; KMarte, Arizona, 67.
DOUBLES—Bell, Pittsburgh, 25; Harper, Philadelphia, 20; Rendon, Washington, 19; Ahmed, Arizona, 18; Baez, Chicago, 18; Cain, Milwaukee, 18; Seager, Los Angeles, 18; 4 tied at 17.
TRIPLES—Blackmon, Colorado, 5; Escobar, Arizona, 5; Rosario, New York, 4; Tapia, Colorado, 4; Dahl, Colorado, 3; Hernandez, Philadelphia, 3; KMarte, Arizona, 3; Pederson, Los Angeles, 3; Swanson, Atlanta, 3.
HOME RUNS—Yelich, Milwaukee, 23; Alonso, New York, 20; Bellinger, Los Angeles, 20; Reyes, San Diego, 19; Bell, Pittsburgh, 18; Moustakas, Milwaukee, 18; Pederson, Los Angeles, 18; Dietrich, CINCINNATI, 17; Renfroe, San Diego, 17.
STOLEN BASES—Yelich, Milwaukee, 13; Dyson, Arizona, 12; Story, Colorado, 11; SMarte, Pittsburgh, 10; Wong, St. Louis, 10; Robles, Washington, 9; Acuna Jr., Atlanta, 8; Puig, CINCINNATI, 8; TTurner, Washington, 8; 2 tied at 7.
PITCHING—Ryu, Los Angeles, 9-1; Fried, Atlanta, 7-3; Maeda, Los Angeles, 7-2; Woodruff, Milwaukee, 7-1.
Ryu, Los Angeles, 1.35; Davies, Milwaukee, 2.20; Castillo, CINCINNATI, 2.38; Eflin, Philadelphia, 3.02; Scherzer, Washington, 3.06; Greinke, Arizona, 3.09; Hendricks, Chicago, 3.16; Teheran, Atlanta, 3.28; Lyles, Pittsburgh, 3.38; Smith, Miami, 3.41.
STRIKEOUTS—Scherzer, Washington, 117; Strasburg, Washington, 104; Wheeler, New York, 93; Ray, Arizona, 91; Castillo, CINCINNATI, 90; Marquez, Colorado, 88; deGrom, New York, 84; Corbin, Washington, 83; Smith, Miami, 82; Syndergaard, New York, 81.
AMERICAN LEAGUE
BATTING—Meadows, Tampa Bay, .349; Polanco, Minnesota, .339; Brantley, Houston, .329; Anderson, Chicago, .322; Devers, Boston, .316; LeMahieu, New York, .315; Dozier, Kansas City, .314; Fletcher, Los Angeles, .313; La Stella, Los Angeles, .311; Springer, Houston, .308.
RUNS—Bogaerts, Boston, 50; Betts, Boston, 48; Devers, Boston, 47; Haniger, Seattle, 46; Trout, Los Angeles, 45; Bregman, Houston, 43; Encarnacion, Seattle, 43; Rosario, Minnesota, 42; 5 tied at 41.
RBI—Abreu, Chicago, 52; Rosario, Minnesota, 50; Santana, Seattle, 45; Bregman, Houston, 44; Springer, Houston, 43; Encarnacion, Seattle, 42; Mondesi, Kansas City, 42; Soler, Kansas City, 42; Gallo, Texas, 41; Smith Jr., Baltimore, 41.
HITS—Brantley, Houston, 78; Polanco, Minnesota, 77; Devers, Boston, 75; Merrifield, Kansas City, 75; Bogaerts, Boston, 69; LeMahieu, New York, 69; Mancini, Baltimore, 68; Mondesi, Kansas City, 68; Fletcher, Los Angeles, 67.
DOUBLES—Buxton, Minnesota, 20; Castellanos, Detroit, 20; Bogaerts, Boston, 18; Brantley, Houston, 18; Devers, Boston, 17; Mancini, Baltimore, 17; Polanco, Minnesota, 17; 4 tied at 16.
TRIPLES—Mondesi, Kansas City, 8; Merrifield, Kansas City, 7; Polanco, Minnesota, 5; Kiermaier, Tampa Bay, 4; Buxton, Minnesota, 3; Castellanos, Detroit, 3; Dozier, Kansas City, 3; Gardner, New York, 3; Rodriguez, Detroit, 3; Smith, Seattle, 3.
HOME RUNS—Sanchez, New York, 19; Bregman, Houston, 18; Rosario, Minnesota, 18; Encarnacion, Seattle, 17; Gallo, Texas, 17; Springer, Houston, 17; Abreu, Chicago, 16; Chapman, Oakland, 16; Soler, Kansas City, 16.
STOLEN BASES—Mondesi, Kansas City, 22; Smith, Seattle, 16; Anderson, Chicago, 15; Ramirez, Cleveland, 15; Gordon, Seattle, 12; Andrus, Texas, 11; Hamilton, Kansas City, 11; Villar, Baltimore, 11; Buxton, Minnesota, 10; Kiermaier, Tampa Bay, 10.
PITCHING—German, New York, 9-1; Verlander, Houston, 9-2; Giolito, Chicago, 8-1; Odorizzi, Minnesota, 8-2; Berrios, Minnesota, 7-2; Lynn, Texas, 7-4; Montas, Oakland, 7-2; Morton, Tampa Bay, 7-0; Perez, Minnesota, 7-2; 7 tied at 6.
ERA—Odorizzi, Minnesota, 1.96; Morton, Tampa Bay, 2.30; Verlander, Houston, 2.40; Giolito, Chicago, 2.54; Minor, Texas, 2.55; Montas, Oakland, 2.83; Stroman, Toronto, 2.84; Boyd, Detroit, 3.01; Turnbull, Detroit, 3.01; Peacock, Houston, 3.20.
STRIKEOUTS—Cole, Houston, 116; Sale, Boston, 110; Verlander, Houston, 110; Boyd, Detroit, 97; Bauer, Cleveland, 96; Bieber, Cleveland, 92; Morton, Tampa Bay, 91; Snell, Tampa Bay, 91; Minor, Texas, 87; Carrasco, Cleveland, 79.