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Tuesday, Sept. 25

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

7 p.m., SPSO — Miami at Atlanta

8 p.m., MLB — Regional coverage, N.Y. Yankees at Minnesota or Oakland at Texas

8:30 p.m., WGN — Chicago Cubs at Colorado

ON TAP

Tuesday, Sept. 25

TSSAA Class AAA State Championship

At Willowbrook CC, Manchester

Chase Montgomery (BC), 9:50 a.m.

Katie Bishop (WV), 10:40 a.m.

SOCCER

Bradley Central at Ooltewah, 5:30

Polk County at Silverdale, 6:30

Cleveland at Walker Valley, 6

SOFTBALL

Ocoee Middle at Baylor, 5

TENNIS

Athens Middle at Ocoee Middle, 4:30

VOLLEYBALL

Polk County at Berean Academy, 6 (JV 5)

Rhea County at Walker Valley, 6:15 (JV 5:15, 9th 4:15)

Bradley Central at Cleveland, 6:30 (JV 5:30, 9th 4:30)

Lee at Emory, 7

Wednesday, Sept. 26

GOLF

TSSAA Class AAA State Championship

At Willowbrook CC, Manchester

Chase Montgomery (BC), 9:50 a.m.

Katie Bishop (WV), 10:40 a.m.

Thursday, Sept. 27

CROSS COUNTRY

Ocooe Middle at Lake Forest, 4:30

FOOTBALL

Ocoee Middle at Clevleand Middle, 6:30 (7th 5)

SOCCER

Ocoee Middle at Lake Forest, 4:30

Walker Valley at Bradley Central, 6

Soddy-Daisy at Cleveland, 7 (JV 5)

TENNIS

Lake Forest at Ocoee Middle, 4:30

SOFTBALL

Ocoee Middle at Meigs County, 5

VOLLEYBALL

Polk County at Cleveland Christian, 6

Bradley Central at Soddy-Daisy, 6:15 (JV 5:15, 9th 4:15)

Cleveland at Walker Valley, 6:15 (JV 5:15, 9th 4:15)

Friday, Sept. 28

FOOTBALL

Rhea County at Bradley Central, 7:30

Walker Valley at McMinn County, 7:30

Soddy-Daisy at Ooltewah, 7:30

McMinn Central at Sequoyah, 7:30

Meigs County at Sweetwater, 7:30

Cleveland, Polk County have byes

SOCCER

Lee (W) at Wm. Carey, 5

Lee (M) at Wm. Carey, 7:30

VOLLEYBALL

Brenau at Lee, 7

Bradley Central at Pick-O-Dixie, Kingsport

Saturday, Sept. 29

FOOTBALL

Ocoee Middle at Cleveland Middle (6th), 10 a.m.

SOCCER

Lee (W) at Bellhaven, 1

Lee (M) at Bellhaven, 4:30

VOLLEYBALL

Bradley Central at Pick-O-Dixie, Kingsport

Cleveland, Waker Valley at JV Choo Choo Classic, Chattanooga

baseball

National League

East Division

W L Pct GB

z-Washington 93 60 .608 —

Atlanta 88 65 .575 5

Philadelphia 77 76 .503 16

New York 70 83 .458 23

Miami 66 87 .431 27

Central Division

W L Pct GB

x-Cincinnati 92 61 .601 —

St. Louis 83 71 .539 9½

Milwaukee 79 74 .516 13

Pittsburgh 75 78 .490 17

Chicago 59 94 .386 33

Houston 50 104 .325 42½

West Division

W L Pct GB

x-San Francisco 89 64 .582 —

Los Angeles 79 74 .516 10

Arizona 77 76 .503 12

San Diego 73 80 .477 16

Colorado 59 94 .386 30

z-clinched playoff berth

x-clinched division

Sunday’s Games

N.Y. Mets 3, Miami 2

Atlanta 2, Philadelphia 1

Milwaukee 6, Washington 2

Pittsburgh 8, Houston 1

St. Louis 6, Chicago Cubs 3

Arizona 10, Colorado 7

San Diego 6, San Francisco 4

L.A. Dodgers 5, Cincinnati 3

Monday’s Games

Washington 12, Milwaukee 2

N.Y. Mets 6, Pittsburgh 2

St. Louis 6, Houston 1

Colorado 4, Arizona 2

Tuesday’s Games

Washington (Detwiler 10-6) at Philadelphia (Hamels 15-6), 7:05

Miami (Eovaldi 4-12) at Atlanta (Medlen 9-1), 7:10

Milwaukee (Fiers 9-8) at Cincinnati (Cueto 18-9), 7:10

Pittsburgh (W.Rodriguez 11-13) at N.Y. Mets (McHugh 0-2), 7:10

St. Louis (J.Garcia 5-7) at Houston (Harrell 10-10), 8:05

Chicago Cubs (Rusin 1-2) at Colorado (J.De La Rosa 0-1), 8:40

L.A. Dodgers (Beckett 1-2) at San Diego (Volquez 10-11), 10:05

Arizona (Collmenter 4-3) at San Francisco (Lincecum 10-14), 10:15

Wednesday’s Games

L.A. Dodgers at San Diego, 6:35

Washington at Philadelphia, 7:05

Miami at Atlanta, 7:10

Milwaukee at Cincinnati, 7:10

Pittsburgh at N.Y. Mets, 7:10

St. Louis at Houston, 8:05

Chicago Cubs at Colorado, 8:40

Arizona at San Francisco, 10:15

American League

East Division

W L Pct GB

New York 89 64 .582 —

Baltimore 88 66 .571 1½

Tampa Bay 83 70 .542 6

Boston 69 85 .448 20½

Toronto 67 86 .438 22

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Chicago 82 71 .536 —

Detroit 81 72 .529 1

Kansas City 70 83 .458 12

Minnesota 64 90 .416 18½

Cleveland 63 91 .409 19½

West Division

W L Pct GB

Texas 91 62 .595 —

Oakland 86 67 .562 5

Los Angeles 84 69 .549 7

Seattle 72 81 .471 19

Sunday’s Games

Minnesota 10, Detroit 4, 1st game

Oakland 5, N.Y. Yankees 4

Boston 2, Baltimore 1

Tampa Bay 3, Toronto 0

Cleveland 15, Kansas City 4

L.A. Angels 4, Chicago White Sox 1

Texas 3, Seattle 2

Minnesota 2, Detroit 1, 10 innings, 2nd game

Monday’s Games

Baltimore 4, Toronto 1, 1st game

Detroit 6, Kansas City 2

Toronto 9, Baltimore 5, 2nd game

Texas 5, Oakland 4

Chicago White Sox 5, Cleveland 4

N.Y. Yankees 6, Minnesota 3

Tuesday’s Games

Cleveland (Kluber 1-4) at Chicago White Sox (Liriano 6-11), 2:10

Kansas City (B.Chen 11-12) at Detroit (A.Sanchez 3-6), 7:05

Toronto (Laffey 3-6) at Baltimore (J.Saunders 2-2), 7:05

Tampa Bay (Price 18-5) at Boston (Buchholz 11-6), 7:10

Oakland (Milone 13-10) at Texas (Darvish 16-9), 8:05

N.Y. Yankees (P.Hughes 16-12) at Minnesota (Vasquez 0-2), 8:10

Seattle (Er.Ramirez 1-2) at L.A. Angels (Greinke 5-2), 10:05

Wednesday’s Games

N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 13-6) at Minnesota (Deduno 6-5), 1:10

Kansas City (Guthrie 4-3) at Detroit (Porcello 9-12), 7:05

Toronto (Villanueva 7-6) at Baltimore (Mig.Gonzalez 7-4), 7:05

Tampa Bay (Cobb 9-9) at Boston (Lester 9-13), 7:10

Oakland (J.Parker 11-8) at Texas (M.Perez 1-2), 8:05

Cleveland (Masterson 11-15) at Chicago White Sox (Peavy 11-12), 8:10

Seattle (F.Hernandez 13-8) at L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 12-10), 10:05

basketball

WNBA Playoff Glance

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

(x-if necessary)

(Best-of-3)

Eastern Conference

Connecticut vs. New York

Thursday, Sept. 27: New York at Connecticut, 8 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 29: Connecticut at New York, 7 p.m.

x-Monday, Oct. 1: New York at Connecticut, 7 p.m.

Indiana vs. Atlanta

Friday Sept. 28: Atlanta at Indiana, 7 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 30: Indiana at Atlanta, 4 p.m.

x-Tuesday, Oct. 2: Atlanta at Indiana, TBD

Western Conference

Minnesota vs. Seattle

Friday, Sept. 28: Seattle at Minnesota, 9 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 30: Minnesota at Seattle, 9 p.m.

x-Tuesday, Oct. 2: Seattle at Minnesota, TBD

Los Angeles vs. San Antonio

Thursday, Sept. 27: San Antonio at Los Angeles, 10 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 29: Los Angeles at San Antonio, 3 p.m.

x-Monday, Oct. 1: San Antonio at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.

football

National Football League

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

N.Y. Jets 2 1 0 .667 81 75

Buffalo 2 1 0 .667 87 79

New England 1 2 0 .333 82 64

Miami 1 2 0 .333 65 66

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 3 0 0 1.000 88 42

Jacksonville 1 2 0 .333 52 70

Tennessee 1 2 0 .333 67 113

Indianapolis 1 2 0 .333 61 83

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Baltimore 2 1 0 .667 98 67

Cincinnati 2 1 0 .667 85 102

Pittsburgh 1 2 0 .333 77 75

Cleveland 0 3 0 .000 57 75

West

W L T Pct PF PA

San Diego 2 1 0 .667 63 51

Denver 1 2 0 .333 77 77

Kansas City 1 2 0 .333 68 99

Oakland 1 2 0 .333 61 88

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Dallas 2 1 0 .667 47 54

Philadelphia 2 1 0 .667 47 66

N.Y. Giants 2 1 0 .667 94 65

Washington 1 2 0 .333 99 101

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Atlanta 3 0 0 1.000 94 48

Tampa Bay 1 2 0 .333 60 67

Carolina 1 2 0 .333 52 79

New Orleans 0 3 0 .000 83 102

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Minnesota 2 1 0 .667 70 59

Chicago 2 1 0 .667 74 50

Green Bay 1 2 0 .333 57 54

Detroit 1 2 0 .333 87 94

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Arizona 3 0 0 1.000 67 40

San Francisco 2 1 0 .667 70 65

Seattle 2 1 0 .667 57 39

St. Louis 1 2 0 .333 60 78

Thursday’s Game

N.Y. Giants 36, Carolina 7

Sunday’s Games

Dallas 16, Tampa Bay 10

Chicago 23, St. Louis 6

Minnesota 24, San Francisco 13

Tennessee 44, Detroit 41, OT

Kansas City 27, New Orleans 24, OT

Cincinnati 38, Washington 31

N.Y. Jets 23, Miami 20, OT

Buffalo 24, Cleveland 14

Jacksonville 22, Indianapolis 17

Arizona 27, Philadelphia 6

Atlanta 27, San Diego 3

Oakland 34, Pittsburgh 31

Houston 31, Denver 25

Baltimore 31, New England 30

Monday’s Game

Seattle 14, Green Bay 12

Thursday, Sep. 27

Cleveland at Baltimore, 8:20 p.m.

Sunday, Sep. 30

Tennessee at Houston, 1 p.m.

San Diego at Kansas City, 1 p.m.

Seattle at St. Louis, 1 p.m.

New England at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

Minnesota at Detroit, 1 p.m.

Carolina at Atlanta, 1 p.m.

San Francisco at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.

Miami at Arizona, 4:05 p.m.

Oakland at Denver, 4:05 p.m.

Cincinnati at Jacksonville, 4:05 p.m.

New Orleans at Green Bay, 4:25 p.m.

Washington at Tampa Bay, 4:25 p.m.

N.Y. Giants at Philadelphia, 8:20 p.m.

Open: Indianapolis, Pittsburgh

Monday, Oct. 1

Chicago at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

Top 25 Schedule

Thursday

No. 8 Stanford at Washington, 9 p.m.

Saturday

No. 1 Alabama vs. Mississippi, 9:15 p.m.

No. 2 Oregon vs. Washington State at Seattle, 10:30 p.m.

No. 3 LSU vs. Towson, 7 p.m.

No. 4 Florida State at South Florida, 6 p.m.

No. 5 Georgia vs. Tennessee, 3:30 p.m.

No. 6 South Carolina at Kentucky, 7 p.m.

No. 9 West Virginia vs. No. 25 Baylor, Noon

No. 12 Texas at Oklahoma State, 7:50 p.m.

No. 14 Ohio State at No. 20 Michigan State, 3:30 p.m.

No. 15 TCU at SMU, 7 p.m.

No. 17 Clemson at Boston College, 3:30 p.m.

No. 18 Oregon State vs. Washington State, 10 p.m.

No. 19 Louisville at Southern Miss., 8 p.m.

No. 22 Nebraska vs. Wisconsin, 8 p.m.

No. 24 Boise State at New Mexico, 6 p.m.

Tennessee Football Prep Polls

The Associated Press' Top 10 teams in each of Tennessee's six Division I non-financial aid classifications and in the combined Division II financial aid classification as selected by Tennessee AP-member sportswriters and broadcasters. With first-place votes in parentheses, records through September 24, total points based on 10 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 10th-place vote:

Division 6A

Record Pts Prv

1. Maryville (18) 6-0 195 1

2. Siegel 6-0 166 2

3. Whitehaven (1) 6-0 149 4

(tie) Kingsport D. B. (1) 5-0 149 3

5. Science Hill 5-0 113 5

6. Bearden 5-0 89 8

7. Brentwood 6-0 84 9

8. Mt. Juliet 4-1 48 10

9. Oak Ridge 4-1 39 7

10. Riverdale 4-2 22 6

Others receiving 12 or more points: 11, Dickson County 18. 12, Wilson Central 14.

Division 5A

Record Pts Prv

1. Beech (18) 6-0 198 1

2. Jackson Northside 6-0 154 3

3. Knoxville West (1) 4-1 147 2

4. Henry County 5-1 136 4

5. Lenoir City 4-1 114 5

6. Powell 5-1 82 7

7. South Doyle (1) 5-0 60 10

8. Ridgeway 3-2 58 8

9. Daniel Boone 4-1 49 9

10. Clarksville NE 4-1 22 NR

Others receiving 12 or more points: 11, Hardin County 17. 12, Knoxville Catholic 16. 13, Morristown West 12.

Division 4A

Record Pts Prv

1. Giles County (16) 5-0 194 1

2. Covington (3) 5-0 175 2

3. Knoxville Fulton (1) 4-1 151 3

4. East Hamilton 4-1 132 4

5. Livingston Academy 5-0 116 5

6. DeKalb County 6-0 100 7

7. Lexington 4-1 82 8

8. Maplewood 4-2 56 9

9. Greeneville 2-3 27 6

10. Dyersburg 4-1 14 NR

(tie) Gibbs 4-2 14 10

(tie) Mitchell 5-1 14 NR

Others receiving 12 or more points: None.

Division 3A

Record Pts Prv

1. CAK (11) 6-0 190 1

2. Alcoa (9) 6-1 184 2

3. CPA 5-0 155 3

4. Cheatham County 6-0 130 4

5. Milan 5-1 112 5

6. South Gibson 5-0 90 6

7. Tyner Academy 4-1 67 7

8. Sullivan North 5-1 61 8

9. Elizabethton 4-2 49 10

10. Polk County 5-1 20 NR

Others receiving 12 or more points: None.

Division 2A

Record Pts Prv

1. Boyd Buchanan (14) 6-0 190 1

2. Dresden (3) 6-0 169 2

3. Grace Christian (2) 4-1 152 3

4. Friendship Christian (1) 5-1 133 4

5. Houston County 5-0 109 5

6. Oneida 4-1 89 6

7. Adamsville 5-1 88 7

8. Cascade 5-1 58 8

9. Hampton 4-1 47 10

10. Trousdale County 3-2 45 9

Others receiving 12 or more points: 11, Watertown 12.

Division 1A

Record Pts Prv

1. Greenback (14) 6-0 189 2

2. South Pittsburg (3) 4-1 163 1

3. Gordonsville (3) 4-1 151 4

4. Moore County 6-0 147 5

5. Huntingdon 5-1 114 6

6. Coalfield 5-0 103 7

7. Clarksville Academy 5-1 79 3

8. West Carroll 5-1 72 9

9. Union City 4-2 31 8

10. Copper Basin 5-1 26 NR

Others receiving 12 or more points: 11, Collinwood 15.

Division II

Record Pts Prv

1. Ensworth (18) 6-0 180 1

2. CBHS 5-0 146 2

3. Brentwood Academy 4-1 133 3

4. Knoxville Webb 4-1 112 4

5. St. George's 6-0 91 5

6. MUS 4-2 90 6

7. Baylor 4-2 67 8

8. University-Jackson 6-0 66 7

9. Briarcrest 6-0 50 10

10. MBA 4-2 48 9

Others receiving 12 or more points: None.

All Associated Press members in Tennessee are eligible to participate in the high school football poll. Those who voted for this week's poll are: Chattanooga Times Free Press; The Leaf-Chronicle (Clarksville); Cleveland Daily Banner; The Daily Herald (Columbia); State Gazette (Dyersburg); Elizabethton Star; The Greeneville Sun; The Jackson Sun; Johnson City Press; Kingsport Times-News; The Knoxville News Sentinel; Marshall County Tribune; The Daily Times (Maryville); The Commercial Appeal (Memphis); The Daily News Journal, Murfreesboro; The Tennessean (Nashville); The Paris Post-Intelligencer; Union City Daily Messenger; WCMT, Martin.

LOCAL NOTES

BASEBALL

STINGERS TRYOUTS

The 11-under D3 Stingers will hold tryoutst for the 2013 spring season at Industrial Park in Cleveland Oct. 14 at 2 p.m. Form more information, contact Todd at (423)595-7660.

BASKETBALL

FALL CLINIC

The Cleveland Lady Raiders will host a girls only fall basketball clinic Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. The cost is $30 per participant and pre-registration is encouraged. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. The focus of the clinic wil be on fundamentals, passing, shooting, ball handling and defensive skills using individual and team drills.

Youth Basketball League

The Cleveland Family YMCA is currently taking registrations through Nov. 10 for its Youth Basketball League. The season will begin on Dec. 8. Evaluation will be held Nov. 3 and Nov. 10. Times for grade division are as follows: Kindergarten 9 -10 a.m. First grade 10-11 a.m. Second and third grade 11 a.m. until noon. Fourth and fifth grade noon until -1 p.m. and sixth and eighth grade 1-2 p.m.. Players are required to attend one of the two evaluation dates in order to play. For more information, call the YMCA Sports Department at 476-5573, ext. 120.

BASKETBALL VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

The Cleveland Family YMCA is seeking individuals interested in volunteering for the Youth Basketball Program. Volunteer opportunities include, but are not limited to, coaching, scorekeeping, refereeing, court monitoring, concessions. Volunteers are required to complete a volunteer application and a background check. For more information, contact the YMCA Sports Department at 476-5573, ext. 120.

CHEERLEADING

MINI MUSTANGS CAMP

The Walker Valley High School Mini Mustangs Cheer camp will be held Sept. 22 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. The camp is for elementary aged students. The cost is $25 and a T-shirt and snack is provided. Registration forms can be found at wow.walkervalleyhigh.com, Sports, Cheerleading, Forms. For more information, contact WVHS at 336-1383.

GOLF

BRADLEY WRESTLING FAMILY GOLF EVENT

The second annual Bradley Central Wrestling Family, Friends and Alumni Golf Tournament will be held Oct. 13 at the Cleveland Country Club. The four-person scramble will tee off at 1 p.m. with registration beginning at noon and a catered lunch provided beforehand. Entry fee is $400 per team or $100 per person. Entry fees are due by Oct. 6 or can be paid the day of tournament if prior reservations are made. Cash prizes, a gas grill give away, plus other prize drawings will be handed out. For more information contact the BCHS wrestling department at the school.

TENNIS

CCC FALL CLASSIC

The Cleveland Country Club Fall Tennis Classic will be held Oct. 5-7. The tournament is open to all junior tennis players 18 and under. This is a singles tournament and participants may enter one event. The cost for entry is $15. Applications are available at the Country Club and Lee University's DeVos Tennis Center. For more information, contact Tony Cavett at (423)902-5751.

RALLY FOR THE CURE

Rally for the Cure ladies tennis round robin for cancer research will be held at the Cleveland Country Club on Wednesday Oct. 3 at 9 a.m. The cost for entry is $20. For more information, contact Tony Cavett at (423)902-5751.

FALL CLINIC

The Cleveland Lady Raiders will host a girls only fall basketball clinic Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. The cost is $30 per participant and pre-registration is encouraged. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. The focus of the clinic wil be on fundamentals, passing, shooting, ball handling and defensive skills using individual and team drills.

transactions

Monday’s Sports Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

MINNESOTA TWINS — Activated RHP RHP Matt Capps from the 15-day DL.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Selected the contracts of RHP Shawn Hill and RHP Bobby Korecky from Buffalo (IL). Transferred LHP J.A. Happ to the 60-day DL.

National League

HOUSTON ASTROS — Signed a two-year player development contract with Quad Cities (MWL).

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES-Agreed to terms with F Lou Amundson.

Women’s National Basketball Association

WASHINGTON MYSTICS — Announced the contract of coach-general manager Trudi Lacey will not be renewed for next season.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL — Fined Denver coach John Fox $30,000 and defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio $25,000 for verbal abuse of officials during last week’s game against Atlanta.

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed WR Kerry Taylor to the practice squad.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed WR Nathan Palmer from the practice squad.

NEW YORK JETS — Released DL Marcus Dixon, CB Donnie Fletcher and OT Dennis Landolt. Re-signed LB Bryan Thomas and WR Patrick Turner.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Placed DE Adrian Clayborn on injured reserve.

COLLEGE

LA SALLE — Named Matt Bloom men’s basketball video coordinator.

LEES-MCRAE — Named Cassie Crumal women’s interim volleyball coach.

SAINT LOUIS-Named Jim Platt men’s assistant basketball coach.

WASHINGTON STATE-Dismissed G Reggie Moore from the basketball team for violation of team rules.