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Wednesday, Sept. 26

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

1 p.m., MLB — N.Y. Yankees at Minnesota

7 p.m., SPSO — Miami at Atlanta

7 p.m., ESPN2 — Washington at Philadelphia

8 p.m., ESPN — Oakland at Texas

ON TAP

Wednesday, Sept. 26

GOLF

TSSAA Class AAA State Championship

At Willowbrook CC, Manchester

Chase Montgomery (BC), Katie Bishop (WV) participating

Thursday, Sept. 27

CROSS COUNTRY

Ocooe Middle at Lake Forest, 4:30

FOOTBALL

Ocoee Middle at Cleveland 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 61 .604 —

z-Atlanta 89 65 .578 4

Philadelphia 78 76 .506 15

New York 70 84 .455 23

Miami 66 88 .429 27

Central Division

W L Pct GB

x-Cincinnati 93 61 .604 —

St. Louis 84 71 .542 9½

Milwaukee 79 75 .513 14

Pittsburgh 76 78 .494 17

Chicago 59 95 .383 34

Houston 50 105 .323 43½

West Division

W L Pct GB

x-San Francisco 89 65 .578 —

Los Angeles 79 75 .513 10

Arizona 78 76 .506 11

San Diego 74 80 .481 15

Colorado 60 94 .390 29

z-clinched playoff berth

x-clinched division

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

Philadelphia 6, Washington 3

Atlanta 4, Miami 3

Cincinnati 4, Milwaukee 2

Pittsburgh 10, N.Y. Mets 6

St. Louis 4, Houston 0

Colorado 10, Chicago Cubs 5, 7 innings

San Diego 2, L.A. Dodgers 1

Arizona 7, San Francisco 2

Wednesday’s Games

L.A. Dodgers (Harang 9-10) at San Diego (Richard 14-12), 6:35

Washington (Lannan 3-0) at Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 10-11), 7:05

Miami (Jo.Johnson 8-13) at Atlanta (Maholm 12-10), 7:10

Milwaukee (Marcum 5-4) at Cincinnati (Arroyo 12-8), 7:10

Pittsburgh (Locke 0-2) at N.Y. Mets (Hefner 2-7), 7:10

St. Louis (C.Carpenter 0-0) at Houston (B.Norris 5-13), 8:05

Chicago Cubs (Berken 0-1) at Colorado (D.Pomeranz 1-9), 8:40

Arizona (Miley 16-10) at San Francisco (M.Cain 15-5), 10:15

Thursday’s Games

Milwaukee (W.Peralta 2-1) at Cincinnati (Latos 13-4), 12:35

Pittsburgh (Correia 11-10) at N.Y. Mets (Dickey 19-6), 1:10

Chicago Cubs (Volstad 3-10) at Colorado (Chacin 2-5), 3:10

Arizona (Corbin 6-7) at San Francisco (Zito 13-8), 3:45

Washington (G.Gonzalez 20-8) at Philadelphia (Halladay 10-8), 7:05

Miami (Ja.Turner 1-3) at Atlanta (Hanson 12-9), 7:10

L.A. Dodgers (Capuano 11-11) at San Diego (C.Kelly 2-2), 10:05

American League

East Division

W L Pct GB

New York 89 65 .578 —

Baltimore 88 67 .568 1½

Tampa Bay 84 70 .545 5

Boston 69 86 .445 20½

Toronto 68 86 .442 21

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Chicago 82 72 .532 —

Detroit 82 72 .532 —

Kansas City 70 84 .455 12

Minnesota 65 90 .419 17½

Cleveland 64 91 .413 18½

West Division

W L Pct GB

Texas 91 63 .591 —

Oakland 87 67 .565 4

Los Angeles 85 69 .552 6

Seattle 72 82 .468 19

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 4, Chicago White Sox 3

Detroit 2, Kansas City 0

Toronto 4, Baltimore 0

Tampa Bay 5, Boston 2

Oakland 3, Texas 2, 10 innings

Minnesota 5, N.Y. Yankees 4

L.A. Angels 5, Seattle 4

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 (H.Santiago 3-1), 8:10

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

Thursday’s Games

Kansas City (Mendoza 8-9) at Detroit (Fister 10-9), 1:05

Oakland (Blackley 5-3) at Texas (M.Harrison 17-10), 2:05

Seattle (Iwakuma 7-5) at L.A. Angels (Haren 12-11), 3:35

N.Y. Yankees (Nova 12-7) at Toronto (Morrow 8-7), 7:07

Tampa Bay (Shields 15-9) at Chicago White Sox (Peavy 11-12), 8:10

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.

NASCAR

Sprint Cup Schedule

x-non-points race

Feb. 18 — x-Budweiser Shootout (Kyle Busch)

Feb. 23 — x-Gatorade Duel 1 (Tony Stewart)

Feb. 23 — x-Gatorade Duel 2 (Matt Kenseth)

Feb. 27 — Daytona 500 (Matt Kenseth)

March 4 — Subway Fresh Fit 500 (Denny

Hamlin)

March 11 — Kobalt Tools 400 (Tony Stewart)

March 18 — Food City 500 (Brad Keselowski)

March 25 — Auto Club 400 (Tony Stewart)

April 1 — Goody's Fast Relief 500 (Ryan

Newman)

April 14 — Samsung Mobile 500 (Greg Biffle)

April 22 — STP 400 (Denny Hamlin)

April 28 — Capital City 400 (Kyle Busch)

May 6 — Aaron's 499, (Brad Keselowski)

May 12 — Bojangles' Southern 500, (Jimmie Johnson)

S.C.

May 19 — x-Sprint Showdown, Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

May 19 — x-NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race,

Jimmie Johnson

May 27 — Coca-Cola 600, (Kasey Kahne)

June 3 — FedEx 400, (Jimie Johnson)

June 10 — Pocono 400, (Joey Logano)

June 17 — Michigan 400, (Dale Earnhardt Jr.)

June 24 — Toyota/Save Mart 350, (Clint Bowyer)

June 30 — Quaker State 400, (Brad Keselowski)

July 7 — Coke Zero 400 (Tony Stewart)

July 15 — Lenox Industrial Tools 301 (Kasey Kahne)

July 29 — Brickyard 400 (Jimmie Johnson)

Aug. 5 — Pennsylvania 400, (Jeff Gordon)

Aug. 12 — NASCAR at The Glen, (Marcos Ambrose)

Aug. 19 — Pure Michigan 400, (Greg Biffle)

Aug. 25 — Irwin Tools Night Race, (Denny Hamlin)

Sep. 2 — AdvoCare 500, (Denny Hamlin)

Sep. 8 — Wonderful Pistachios 400, (Clint Bowyer)

Sep. 16 — GEICO 400, (Brad Keselowski)

Sep. 23 — Sylvania 300, (Denny Hamlin)

Sep. 30 — AAA 400, Dover, Del.

Oct. 7 — Good Sam Club 500, Talladega, Ala.

Oct. 13 — Bank of America 500, Concord, N.C.

Oct. 21 — Hollywood Casino 400, Kansas City,

Kan.

Oct. 28 — TUMS Fast Relief 500, Ridgeway,

Va.

Nov. 4 — AAA Texas 500, Fort Worth, Texas

Nov. 11 — Kobalt Tools 500, Avondale, Ariz.

Nov. 18 — Ford 400, Homestead, Fla.

Points Leaders

1. Jimmie Johnson, 2,096.

2. Brad Keselowski, 2,095.

3. Denny Hamlin, 2,089.

4. Tony Stewart, 2,086.

5. Kasey Kahne, 2,081.

6. Clint Bowyer, 2,081.

7. Dale Earnhardt Jr., 2,070.

8. Kevin Harvick, 2,065.

9. Greg Biffle, 2,063.

10. Martin Truex Jr., 2,062.

11. Matt Kenseth, 2,061.

12. Jeff Gordon, 2,051.

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.

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.

transactions

Tuesday’s Sports Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

NEW YORK YANKEES-Activated RHP David Aardsma and OF Brett Gardner from the 60-day DL. Designated INF Steve Pearce and LHP Justin Thomas for assignment.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Signed a two-year player development contract with Beloit (MWL).

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Traded RHP Greg Ross to Detroit to complete an earlier trade.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

MILWAUKEE BUCK — Signed G-F Marquis Daniels.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL — Suspended Denver LB Joe Mays one game and fined him $50,000 for an illegal hit to the head of Houston QB Matt Schaub during Sunday’s game.

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed FB Korey Hall. Released OT Pat McQuistan.

BUFFALO BILLS — Released P Brian Moorman. Signed P Shawn Powell.

DALLAS COWBOYS — Signed S Eric Frampton. Placed S Barry Church on injured reserve.

DETROIT LIONS — Signed P Nick Harris. Placed P Ben Graham on injured reserve.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed CB Darius Butler. Released G Trai Essex.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Placed CB Jacques Reeves on injured reserve.

MIAMI DOLPHINS-Signed S Jonathon Amaya and LB Mike Rivera. Waived T Ray Feinga and S Troy Nolan.

NEW YORK JETS — Signed RB Jonathan Grimes from Houston’s practice squad. Signed CB Donnie Fletcher to the practice squad.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Signed LB Vic So’oto. Waived LB Carl Ihenacho. Released DT Vaughn Meatoga from the practice squad.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — Released P Chas Henry. Signed P Mat McBriar to a two-year contract.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS — Signed G Reggie Wells. Released CB Greg Gatson.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Signed WR Ricardo Lockette to the practice squad.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Signed CB David Jones. Placed CB Crezdon Butler on the waived/injured list. Signed DL Chigbo Anunoby to the practice squad. Released DL Delvin Johnson from the practice squad.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

VANCOUVER CANUCKS — Named Dan Cloutier goaltending consultant.

SOCCER

Professional Arena Soccer League

PASL — Approved the addition of the Chicago Mustangs for the 2012-13 season.

COLLEGE

BLACK COACHES & ADMINISTRATORS — Named Notre Dame women’s associate head basketball coach Carol Owens president.

EASTERN MICHIGAN — Announced the retirement of associate athletic director for media relations Jim Streeter.

IONA — Named Mike Callahan coordinator of recreation and intramurals and Chris Merce coordinator of academics.

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS-Suspended G Diamond Taylor after being charged with driving under the influence.

SPRING HILL — Named Whitney Smith Boggus men’s and women’s bowling coach.

TCU — Signed baseball coach Jim Schlossnagle to a contract extension through the 2018 season.