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Scoreboard

Reds’ boxscore
TUESDAY’S GAME
Reds 4, Astros 3
Houston Cincinnati
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Bregman ss 4 1 1 2 Winker lf 4 1 1 1
Brantley rf 4 1 3 0 Ervin lf 0 0 0 0
Alvarez lf 4 0 1 1 Votto 1b 4 1 2 0
Gurriel 3b 4 0 2 0 E.Suarez 3b 4 0 0 0
R.Chrns c 4 0 0 0 Dietrich 2b 2 1 1 2
White 1b 4 0 2 0 Garrett p 0 0 0 0
Kemp 2b 3 0 0 0 R.Iglesias p 0 0 0 0
Mrsnick cf 2 0 0 0 VanMeter ph 0 0 0 0
Reddick ph-cf 2 0 0 0 Lorenzen p 0 0 0 0
Verlnder p 2 0 0 0 Senzel cf 3 0 0 0
Straw ph 0 1 0 0 Puig rf 3 0 0 0
Dvenski p 0 0 0 0 Barnhart c 3 0 1 0
Peraza ss 3 0 0 0
DeSclafani p 2 0 0 0
Dav.Hrndz p 0 0 0 0
K.Farmer 2b 1 1 1 1
Totals 33 3 9 3 Totals 29 4 6 4

Houston 000 001 020 = 3
Cincinnati 300 000 10x = 4

DP—Cincinnati 3. LOB—Houston 5, Cincinnati 3. 2B—Brantley (21), Alvarez (1), Gurriel (17), White 2 (10), Votto 2 (14), Barnhart (5). HR—Bregman (20), Winker (12), Dietrich (18), K.Farmer (6). CS—VanMeter (1).

IP H R ER BB SO
Houston
Verlander L,9-3 7 6 4 4 1 8
Devenski 1 0 0 0 0 0
Cincinnati
DeSclafani W,4-3 51-3 6 1 1 1 4
Dav.Hernandez H,11 11-3 1 0 0 0 1
Garrett H,12 2-3 2 2 2 1 0
R.Iglesias H,3 2-3 0 0 0 0 2
Lorenzen S,4-5 1 0 0 0 0 0
HBP—by Devenski (VanMeter). WP—R.Iglesias.
Umpires—Home, Adrian Johnson; First, Quinn Wolcott; Second, Marvin Hudson; Third, Roberto Ortiz.
T—2:55. A—25,347 (42,319).

WEDNESDAY’S GAME
Reds 3, Astros 2
Houston Cincinnati
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Bregman ss 4 1 1 0 Senzel cf 4 1 1 1
Brantley lf 4 1 3 2 Winker lf 4 0 3 1
Altuve 2b 4 0 0 0 E.Suarez 3b 4 0 1 0
Reddick rf 4 0 0 0 Dietrich 1b 3 0 0 0
Gurriel 3b 4 0 1 0 Puig rf 4 1 2 1
White 1b 3 0 1 0 J.Iglesias ss 4 0 1 0
Stubbs c 3 0 0 0 Peraza 2b 4 1 2 0
Mrsnick cf 3 0 0 0 Casali c 3 0 0 0
G.Cole p 2 0 0 0 Barnhart ph 1 0 0 0
Harris p 0 0 0 0 Mahle p 2 0 0 0
Kemp ph 1 0 1 0 K.Farmer ph 1 0 1 0
Pressly p 0 0 0 0 Bowman p 0 0 0 0
R.Osuna p 0 0 0 0 Votto ph 1 0 0 0
Totals 32 2 7 2 Totals 35 3 11 3

Houston 000 002 000 = 2
Cincinnati 010 000 002 = 3

E—Brantley (2). DP—Houston 2, Cincinnati 1. LOB—Houston 4, Cincinnati 9. 2B—White (11), Puig (8), Peraza (8). HR—Brantley (11), Puig (14).

IP H R ER BB SO
Houston
G.Cole 6 6 1 1 3 8
Harris H,11 1 1 0 0 0 0
Pressly H,19 1 1 0 0 0 0
R.Osuna L,3-1 BS,3 2-3 3 2 1 0 2
Cincinnati
Mahle 7 4 2 2 1 7
Bowman W,1-0 2 3 0 0 0 0
Umpires—Home, Quinn Wolcott; First, Marvin Hudson; Second, Roberto Ortiz; Third, Adrian Johnson.
T—2:38. A—24,777 (42,319).

MLB standings
Major League Baseball
NATIONAL LEAGUE
East Division
W L Pct GB
Atlanta 44 31 .587 —
Philadelphia 39 34 .534 4
Washington 35 38 .479 8
New York 35 39 .473 8 1/2
Miami 26 45 .366 16
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Chicago 40 33 .548 —
Milwaukee 40 34 .541 1/2
St. Louis 37 35 .514 2 1/2
CINCINNATI 34 38 .472 5 1/2
Pittsburgh 33 40 .452 7
West Division
W L Pct GB
Los Angeles 49 25 .662 —
Colorado 38 34 .528 10
Arizona 38 36 .514 11
San Diego 38 37 .507 11 1/2
San Francisco 31 40 .437 16 1/2
Tuesday’s Games
Philadelphia at Washington, ppd.
Detroit 5, Pittsburgh 4
CINCINNATI 4, Houston 3
N.Y. Mets 10, Atlanta 2
Chicago White Sox 3, Chicago Cubs 1
Miami 6, St. Louis 0
Colorado 8, Arizona 1
L.A. Dodgers 9, San Francisco 0
San Diego 4, Milwaukee 1
Wednesday’s Games
CINCINNATI 3, Houston 2
Washington 6, Philadelphia 2, 1st game
San Diego 8, Milwaukee 7
Pittsburgh 8, Detroit 7
Washington 2, Philadelphia 0, 2nd game
Atlanta 7, N.Y. Mets 2
Chicago Cubs 7, Chicago White Sox 3
Miami at St. Louis, 8:15 p.m.
Colorado at Arizona, 9:40 p.m.
San Francisco at L.A. Dodgers, 10:10 p.m.
Thursday’s Games
Colorado (Hoffman 1-3) at Arizona (Ray 5-4), 3:40 p.m.
Philadelphia (Nola 6-1) at Washington (Strasburg 7-4), 7:05 p.m.
Miami (Gallen 0-0) at St. Louis (Wainwright 5-6), 7:15 p.m.
N.Y. Mets (Lockett 0-0) at Chicago Cubs (Chatwood 3-1), 8:05 p.m.
CINCINNATI (Roark 4-6) at Milwaukee (Nelson 0-1), 8:10 p.m.
San Francisco (Bumgarner 3-6) at L.A. Dodgers (Buehler 7-1), 10:10 p.m.
Friday’s Games
N.Y. Mets at Chicago Cubs, 2:20 p.m.
Atlanta at Washington, 7:05 p.m.
Miami at Philadelphia, 7:05 p.m.
San Diego at Pittsburgh, 7:05 p.m.
CINCINNATI at Milwaukee, 8:10 p.m.
L.A. Angels at St. Louis, 8:15 p.m.
San Francisco at Arizona, 9:40 p.m.
Colorado at L.A. Dodgers, 10:10 p.m.
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American League
East Division
W L Pct GB
New York 46 27 .630 —
Tampa Bay 43 31 .581 3 1/2
Boston 41 35 .540 6 1/2
Toronto 26 48 .351 20 1/2
Baltimore 21 53 .284 25 1/2
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Minnesota 48 25 .658 —
Cleveland 39 34 .534 9
Chicago 35 37 .486 12 1/2
Detroit 26 44 .371 20 1/2
Kansas City 25 49 .338 23 1/2
West Division
W L Pct GB
Houston 48 27 .640 —
Texas 39 35 .527 8 1/2
Oakland 39 36 .520 9
Los Angeles 38 37 .507 10
Seattle 32 46 .410 17 1/2
Tuesday’s Games
Detroit 5, Pittsburgh 4
N.Y. Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 3
L.A. Angels 3, Toronto 1
CINCINNATI 4, Houston 3
Chicago White Sox 3, Chicago Cubs 1
Cleveland 10, Texas 3
Minnesota 4, Boston 3, 17 innings
Oakland 16, Baltimore 2
Kansas City 9, Seattle 0
Wednesday’s Games
CINCINNATI 3, Houston 2
N.Y. Yankees 12, Tampa Bay 1
Oakland 8, Baltimore 3
Seattle 8, Kansas City 2
Pittsburgh 8, Detroit 7
L.A. Angels 11, Toronto 6
Chicago Cubs 7, Chicago White Sox 3
Cleveland 10, Texas 4
Boston 9, Minnesota 4
Thursday’s Games
Cleveland (Bieber 6-2) at Texas (Minor 6-4), 2:05 p.m.
Houston (Valdez 3-2) at N.Y. Yankees (TBD), 7:05 p.m.
L.A. Angels (Suarez 2-1) at Toronto (Richard 0-3), 7:07 p.m.
Minnesota (Odorizzi 10-2) at Kansas City (Sparkman 1-3), 8:15 p.m.
Tampa Bay (Morton 8-1) at Oakland (Montas 9-2), 10:07 p.m.
Baltimore (Bundy 3-8) at Seattle (LeBlanc 3-2), 10:10 p.m.
Friday’s Games
Houston at N.Y. Yankees, 7:05 p.m.
Detroit at Cleveland, 7:10 p.m.
Toronto at Boston, 7:10 p.m.
Chicago White Sox at Texas, 8:05 p.m.
L.A. Angels at St. Louis, 8:15 p.m.
Minnesota at Kansas City, 8:15 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Oakland, 10:07 p.m.
Baltimore at Seattle, 10:10 p.m.

CWS schedule
NCAA College World Series
At TD Ameritrade Park Omaha
Omaha, Neb.
(Double Elimination; x-if necessary)
Saturday, June 15
Michigan 5, Texas Tech 3
Florida State 1, Arkansas 0
Sunday, June 16
Vanderbilt 3, Louisville 1
Mississippi State 5, Auburn 4
Monday, June 17
Texas Tech 5, Arkansas 4, Arkansas eliminated
Michigan 2, Florida State 0
Tuesday, June 18
Louisville 4, Auburn 1, 5 innings, susp., game
Wednesday, June 19
Louisville 5, Auburn 3, Auburn eliminated
Vanderbilt 6, Mississippi State 3
Texas Tech 4, Florida State 1, FSU eliminated
Thursday, June 20
Game 10 — Louisville (50-17) vs. Mississippi State (52-14), 8 p.m.
Friday, June 21
Game 11 — Michigan (47-20) vs. Texas Tech (46-19), 2 p.m.
Game 12 — Vanderbilt (56-11) vs. Game 10 winner, 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 22
x-Game 13 — Michigan vs. Texas Tech, 2 p.m.
x-Game 14 — Vanderbilt vs. Game 10 winner, 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 22
x-Game 13 — Michigan vs. Game 9 winner, 2 p.m.
x-Game 14 — Vanderbilt vs. Game 10 winner, 7 p.m.
Championship Series
(Best-of-3)
Monday, June 24: Pairings TBD, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, June 25: Pairings TBD, 7 p.m.
x-Wednesday, June 26: Pairings TBD, 7 p.m.

MLB leaders
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL LEADERS
(Does Not Include Late Games)
NATIONAL LEAGUE
BATTING—Bellinger, Los Angeles, .355; Yelich, Milwaukee, .345; Blackmon, Colorado, .341; Dahl, Colorado, .335; McNeil, New York, .333; Arenado, Colorado, .327; Bell, Pittsburgh, .315; Freeman, Atlanta, .313; Rendon, Washington, .309; JTurner, Los Angeles, .300.
RUNS—Story, Colorado, 65; Yelich, Milwaukee, 58; Bellinger, Los Angeles, 56; Bryant, Chicago, 56; Freeman, Atlanta, 56; Arenado, Colorado, 54; Bell, Pittsburgh, 54; Rendon, Washington, 52; Blackmon, Colorado, 51; 3 tied at 50.
RBI—Bell, Pittsburgh, 66; Arenado, Colorado, 60; Bellinger, Los Angeles, 58; Escobar, Arizona, 58; Yelich, Milwaukee, 58; Alonso, New York, 57; Ozuna, St. Louis, 56; Freeman, Atlanta, 53; Rizzo, Chicago, 51; 3 tied at 50.
HITS—Arenado, Colorado, 92; Bellinger, Los Angeles, 91; Freeman, Atlanta, 90; Bell, Pittsburgh, 88; Acuna Jr., Atlanta, 87; KMarte, Arizona, 86; Story, Colorado, 86; Yelich, Milwaukee, 86; Blackmon, Colorado, 85; 2 tied at 83.
DOUBLES—Bell, Pittsburgh, 27; Harper, Philadelphia, 21; Seager, Los Angeles, 21; Ahmed, Arizona, 20; Peralta, Arizona, 20; Story, Colorado, 20.
TRIPLES—Blackmon, Colorado, 6; Escobar, Arizona, 5; Dahl, Colorado, 4; Frazier, Pittsburgh, 4; Rosario, New York, 4; Tapia, Colorado, 4; Tatis Jr., San Diego, 4; 10 tied at 3.
HOME RUNS—Yelich, Milwaukee, 27; Alonso, New York, 24; Bellinger, Los Angeles, 23; Renfroe, San Diego, 23; Moustakas, Milwaukee, 21; Bell, Pittsburgh, 20; Freeman, Atlanta, 20; KMarte, Arizona, 20; Reyes, San Diego, 20; 2 tied at 19.
STOLEN BASES—Yelich, Milwaukee, 16; Dyson, Arizona, 15; Wong, St. Louis, 13; Story, Colorado, 12; TTurner, Washington, 12; SMarte, Pittsburgh, 11.
PITCHING—Ryu, Los Angeles, 9-1; Greinke, Arizona, 8-2; Soroka, Atlanta, 8-1; Woodruff, Milwaukee, 8-2; 10 tied at 7.
ERA—Ryu, Los Angeles, 1.26; Soroka, Atlanta, 2.12; Castillo, CINCINNATI, 2.26; Scherzer, Washington, 2.62; Greinke, Arizona, 2.65; Eflin, Philadelphia, 2.83; Hamels, Chicago, 2.85; Kershaw, Los Angeles, 2.85; Buehler, Los Angeles, 3.06; Davies, Milwaukee, 3.06.
STRIKEOUTS—Scherzer, Washington, 146; Strasburg, Washington, 115; deGrom, New York, 112; Ray, Arizona, 106; Castillo, CINCINNATI, 103; Marquez, Colorado, 103; Wheeler, New York, 103; Corbin, Washington, 102; Woodruff, Milwaukee, 102.
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AMERICAN LEAGUE
BATTING—Polanco, Minnesota, .326; Brantley, Houston, .321; LeMahieu, New York, .315; Anderson, Chicago, .314; Meadows, Tampa Bay, .308; Mancini, Baltimore, .304; Devers, Boston, .304; Merrifield, Kansas City, .301; Pham, Tampa Bay, .301; Bogaerts, Boston, .300.
RUNS—Betts, Boston, 57; Trout, Los Angeles, 57; Bogaerts, Boston, 56; Devers, Boston, 53; Merrifield, Kansas City, 52; Choo, Texas, 51; Semien, Oakland, 51; Encarnacion, New York, 50; Mancini, Baltimore, 50; 4 tied at 49.
RBI—Abreu, Chicago, 54; Santana, Seattle, 54; Rosario, Minnesota, 52; Soler, Kansas City, 52; Encarnacion, New York, 51; Bregman, Houston, 50; Kepler, Minnesota, 49; Sanchez, New York, 49; Trout, Los Angeles, 49; 2 tied at 48.
HITS—Merrifield, Kansas City, 93; Polanco, Minnesota, 92; Brantley, Houston, 89; Devers, Boston, 89; LeMahieu, New York, 88; Semien, Oakland, 86; Mancini, Baltimore, 84; Bogaerts, Boston, 83; Santana, Seattle, 83.
DOUBLES—Bogaerts, Boston, 23; Castellanos, Detroit, 23; Brantley, Houston, 21; Buxton, Minnesota, 21; Polanco, Minnesota, 21; Abreu, Chicago, 19.
TRIPLES—Mondesi, Kansas City, 8; Merrifield, Kansas City, 7; Kiermaier, Tampa Bay, 5; Polanco, Minnesota, 5; Gardner, New York, 4; 10 tied at 3.
HOME RUNS—Encarnacion, New York, 22; Sanchez, New York, 21; Bregman, Houston, 20; Soler, Kansas City, 20; Trout, Los Angeles, 20; Rosario, Minnesota, 19; Kepler, Minnesota, 18; Vogelbach, Seattle, 18; 4 tied at 17.
STOLEN BASES—Mondesi, Kansas City, 27; Smith, Seattle, 18; Ramirez, Cleveland, 16; Anderson, Chicago, 15; Andrus, Texas, 14; Villar, Baltimore, 14; Gordon, Seattle, 13; Hamilton, Kansas City, 13; Kiermaier, Tampa Bay, 13.
PITCHING—Giolito, Chicago, 10-1; Odorizzi, Minnesota, 10-2; German, New York, 9-2; Montas, Oakland, 9-2; Verlander, Houston, 9-3; Berrios, Minnesota, 8-3; Gonzales, Seattle, 8-6; Lynn, Texas, 8-4; Morton, Tampa Bay, 8-1; 7 tied at 7.
ERA—Giolito, Chicago, 2.22; Odorizzi, Minnesota, 2.24; Morton, Tampa Bay, 2.37; Verlander, Houston, 2.59; Minor, Texas, 2.63; Montas, Oakland, 2.85; Berrios, Minnesota, 2.86; Chirinos, Tampa Bay, 3.00; Tanaka, New York, 3.23; Stroman, Toronto, 3.23.
STRIKEOUTS—Cole, Houston, 148; Verlander, Houston, 133; Sale, Boston, 130; Bauer, Cleveland, 117; Boyd, Detroit, 112; Bieber, Cleveland, 108; Morton, Tampa Bay, 107; Lynn, Texas, 102; Snell, Tampa Bay, 101; Minor, Texas, 99.

NBA draft
NBA Draft Order
Thursday, June 20
At Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.
First Round
1. New Orleans
2. Memphis
3. New York
4. L.A. Lakers
5. Cleveland
6. Phoenix
7. Chicago
8. Atlanta
9. Washington
10. Atlanta (from Dallas)
11. Minnesota
12. Charlotte
13. Miami
14. Boston (from Sacramento through Philadelphia)
15. Detroit
16. Orlando
17. Brooklyn
18. Indiana
19. San Antonio
20. Boston (from L.A. Clippers through Memphis)
21. Oklahoma City
22. Boston
23. Utah
24. Philadelphia
25. Portland
26. Cleveland (from Houston)
27. Brooklyn (from Denver)
28. Golden State
29. San Antonio (from Toronto)
30. Milwaukee
Second Round
31. Brooklyn (from New York through Philadelphia)
32. Phoenix
33. Philadelphia (from Cleveland through Orlando and New York)
34. Philadelphia (from Chicago through L.A. Lakers)
35. Atlanta
36. Charlotte (from Washington through Orlando through Denver through Atlanta)
37. Dallas
38. Chicago (from Memphis)
39. New Orleans
40. Sacramento (from Minnesota through Portland and Cleveland)
41. Atlanta (from L.A. Lakers through Cleveland and Indiana)
42. Philadelphia (from Sacramento through Brooklyn and Milwaukee)
43. Minnesota (from Miami through Charlotte)
44. Atlanta (from Charlotte)
45. Detroit
46. Orlando (from Brooklyn through Memphis and Charlotte)
47. Sacramento (from Orlando through New York)
48. L.A. Clippers
49. San Antonio
50. Indiana
51. Boston
52. Charlotte (from Oklahoma City)
53. Utah
54. Philadelphia
55. New York (from Houston)
56. L.A. Clippers (from Portland through Detroit and Orlando)
57. New Orleans (from Denver through Milwaukee)
58. Golden State
59. Toronto
60. Sacramento (from Milwaukee)

AFL standings
Arena Football League
W L T Pct PF PA
Albany 7 1 0 875 393 314
Baltimore 5 3 0 .625 340 310
Philadelphia 4 4 0 .500 350 335
Washington 4 4 0 .500 352 357
Atlantic City 3 5 0 .375 314 361
Columbus 1 7 0 .125 279 351
Saturday
Baltimore 44, Columbus 39
Albany 56, Washington 55
Sunday’s Game
Philadelphia 54, Atlantic City 29
Thursday, June 20
Baltimore at Washington, 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 22
Atlantic City at Albany, 3:30 p.m.
Philadelphia at Columbus, 7 p.m.
Friday, June 28
Columbus at Baltimore, 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 29
Albany at Philadelphia, 3:30 p.m.
Atlantic City at Washington, 7 p.m.

NHL draft
NHL Draft Order
At Rogers Arena, Vancouver
Friday, June 21
First Round
1. New Jersey Devils
2. New York Rangers
3. Chicago Blackhawks
4. Colorado Avalanche (from the Ottawa Senators)
5. Los Angeles Kings
6. Detroit Red Wings
7. Buffalo Sabres
8. Edmonton Oilers
9. Anaheim Ducks
10. Vancouver Canucks
11. Philadelphia Flyers
12. Minnesota Wild
13. Florida Panthers
14. Arizona Coyotes
15. Montreal Canadiens
16. Colorado Avalanche
17. Vegas Golden Knights
18. Dallas Stars
19. Ottawa Senators (from Columbus Blue Jackets)
20. Winnipeg Jets (from N.Y. Rangers)
21. Pittsburgh Penguins
22. Los Angeles Kings (from Toronto Maple Leafs)
23. New York Islanders
24. Nashville Predators
25. Washington Capitals
26. Calgary Flames
27. Tampa Bay Lightning
28. Carolina Hurricanes
29. Anaheim Ducks(from San Jose Sharks via Buffalo Sabres)
30. Boston Bruins
31. Buffalo Sabres (from St. Louis Blues)

Career strikeouts
Major League Baseball
Career Strikeout Leaders
Through June 18
(x-active; y-played prior to 1901)
Player No.
1. Nolan Ryan 5,714
2. Randy Johnson 4,875
3. Roger Clemens 4,672
4. Steve Carlton 4,136
5. Bert Blyleven 3,701
6. Tom Seaver 3,640
7. Don Sutton 3,574
8. Gaylord Perry 3,534
9. Walter Johnson 3,508
10. Greg Maddux 3,371
11. Phil Niekro 3,342
12. Ferguson Jenkins 3,192
13. Pedro Martinez 3,154
14. Bob Gibson 3,117
15. Curt Schilling 3,116
16. John Smoltz 3,084
17. x-CC Sabathia 3,036
18. Jim Bunning 2,855
19. x-Justin Verlander 2,839
20. Mickey Lolich 2,832
21. Mike Mussina 2,813
22. y-Cy Young 2,803
23. Frank Tanana 2,773
24. David Cone 2,668
25. Chuck Finley 2,610