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TV SportsWatch

Wednesday, Sept. 19

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

4 p.m., L.A. Dodgers at Washington, 1st game

7 p.m., ESPN — Oakland at Detroit

7 p.m., SPSO — Atlanta at Miami

10 p.m., ESPN — Texas at L.A. Angels

SOCCER

2:30 p.m., FSN — UEFA Champions League, Spartak Moskva at Barcelona

8 p.m., FSN — UEFA Champions League, Juventus at Chelsea (same-day tape)

10 p.m., ESPN2 — Women’s national teams, exhibition, U.S. vs. Australia, at Commerce City, Colo.

ON TAP

Wednesday, Sept. 19

VOLLEYBALL

Walker Valley, East Ridge at GPS, 5:30

Thursday, Sept. 20

CROSS COUNTRY

Ocoee Middle at Athens Middle, 4:30

FOOTBALL

Baylor at Cleveland Middle, 6:30 (7th 5)

Ocoee Middle at Lake Forest, 7 (7th 5)

GOLF

Polk County at McMinn Central (at Ridgewood), 4

SOCCER

Ocoee Middle at CCS, 5

Rhea County at Bradley Central, 6

Cleveland at Ooltewah, 7

SOFTBALL

Ocoee Middle at Lake Forest, 5

VOLLEYBALL

Polk County at Tellico Plains, 6 (JV 5)

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

Rhea County at Cleveland, 6:30 (JV 5:30, 9th 4:30)

Friday, Sept. 21

FOOTBALL

Blackman at Bradley Central, 7:30

Red Bank at Cleveland, 7:30

Polk County at Walker Valley, 7:30

Chattanooga Central at Soddy-Daisy, 7:30

Ooltewah at East Ridge, 7:30

Rhea County at Knox Fulton, 7:30

Bledsoe County at McMinn Central, 7:30

Sweetwater at Loudon, 7:30

McMinn County, Meigs County, Sequoyah have byes

SOCCER

Spring Hill College at Lee (M), 5

Spring Hill College at Lee (W), 7:30

VOLLEYBALL

Lee at Southern Weselyan, 7

Saturday, Sept. 22

CROSS COUNTRY

Ocoee Middle at Chickamauga Dam Race, TBA

FOOTBALL

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

SOCCER

U of Mobile at Lee (W), 5

U of Mobile at Lee (M), 7:30

VOLLEYBALL

Lee at Emmanuel, 1

baseball

National League

East Division

W L Pct GB

Washington 89 57 .610 —

Atlanta 85 64 .570 5½

Philadelphia 74 74 .500 16

New York 66 81 .449 23½

Miami 66 83 .443 24½

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Cincinnati 89 59 .601 —

St. Louis 78 70 .527 11

Milwaukee 75 72 .510 13½

Pittsburgh 74 73 .503 14½

Chicago 58 90 .392 31

Houston 48 100 .324 41

West Division

W L Pct GB

San Francisco 85 63 .574 —

Los Angeles 76 71 .517 8½

Arizona 73 74 .497 11½

San Diego 71 77 .480 14

Colorado 58 89 .395 26½

Monday’s Games

Atlanta 7, Miami 5

Philadelphia 3, N.Y. Mets 1

Pittsburgh 3, Chicago Cubs 0

San Francisco 2, Colorado 1

Tuesday’s Games

Milwaukee 6, Pittsburgh 0

L.A. Dodgers at Washington, ppd., rain

Miami 4, Atlanta 3, 10 innings

Philadelphia at New York, ppd., rain

Cincinnati 3, Chicago Cubs 1

St. Louis 4, Houston 1

Arizona 3, San Diego 2

San Francisco 6, Colorado 3

Wednesday’s Games

L.A. Dodgers (Harang 9-9) at Washington (Zimmermann 10-8), 4:05 p.m., 1st game

Milwaukee (Estrada 3-6) at Pittsburgh (McPherson 0-0), 7:05 p.m.

Atlanta (Medlen 8-1) at Miami (Jo.Johnson 8-12), 7:10 p.m.

Philadelphia (Hamels 15-6) at N.Y. Mets (Harvey 3-5), 7:10 p.m.

L.A. Dodgers (Beckett 1-2) at Washington (Lannan 3-0), 7:35 p.m., 2nd game

Cincinnati (Leake 8-9) at Chicago Cubs (Rusin 1-2), 8:05 p.m.

Houston (Harrell 10-9) at St. Louis (Lynn 15-7), 8:15 p.m.

San Diego (Volquez 10-10) at Arizona (Cahill 11-11), 9:40 p.m.

Colorado (Chatwood 4-4) at San Francisco (M.Cain 14-5), 10:15 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

Houston at St. Louis, 1:45 p.m.

Cincinnati at Chicago Cubs, 2:20 p.m.

San Diego at Arizona, 3:40 p.m.

Colorado at San Francisco, 3:45 p.m.

Milwaukee at Pittsburgh, 4:05 p.m.

L.A. Dodgers at Washington, 7:05 p.m.

Philadelphia at N.Y. Mets, 7:10 p.m.

American League

East Division

W L Pct GB

New York 83 63 .568 —

Baltimore 84 64 .568 —

Tampa Bay 78 70 .527 6

Boston 68 81 .456 16½

Toronto 66 79 .455 16½

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Chicago 81 66 .551 —

Detroit 78 69 .531 3

Kansas City 66 81 .449 15

Cleveland 61 87 .412 20½

Minnesota 61 87 .412 20½

West Division

W L Pct GB

Texas 87 60 .592 —

Oakland 84 63 .571 3

Los Angeles 81 67 .547 6½

Seattle 70 79 .470 18

Monday’s Games

Chicago White Sox 5, Detroit 4

Boston 5, Tampa Bay 2

Baltimore 10, Seattle 4

Tuesday’s Games

Minnesota 6, Cleveland 5, 12 innings

Detroit 12, Oakland 2

Toronto at New York, ppd., rain

Boston 7, Tampa Bay 5

Chicago White Sox 3, Kansas City 2

L.A. Angels 11, Texas 3

Baltimore 4, Seattle 2, 18 innings

Wednesday’s Games

Toronto (H.Alvarez 9-12) at N.Y. Yankees (Pettitte 3-3), 1:05 p.m., 1st game

Minnesota (Hendriks 0-7) at Cleveland (McAllister 5-7), 7:05 p.m.

Oakland (Bre.Anderson 4-1) at Detroit (Verlander 14-8), 7:05 p.m.

Toronto (R.Romero 8-14) at N.Y. Yankees (D.Phelps 4-4), 7:05 p.m., 2nd game

Boston (Matsuzaka 1-5) at Tampa Bay (Archer 0-3), 7:10 p.m.

Chicago White Sox (Sale 17-6) at Kansas City (B.Chen 10-12), 8:10 p.m.

Texas (D.Holland 10-6) at L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 12-9), 10:05 p.m.

Baltimore (J.Saunders 2-2) at Seattle (F.Hernandez 13-8), 10:10 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

Minnesota at Cleveland, 12:05 p.m.

Oakland at Detroit, 1:05 p.m.

Toronto at N.Y. Yankees, 7:05 p.m.

Boston at Tampa Bay, 7:10 p.m.

Chicago White Sox at Kansas City, 8:10 p.m.

Texas at L.A. Angels, 10:05 p.m.

basketball

WNBA Glance

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

x-Connecticut 23 9 .719 —

x-Indiana 20 11 .645 2½

x-Atlanta 18 14 .563 5

New York 14 18 .438 9

Chicago 13 19 .406 10

Washington 5 27 .156 18

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

z-Minnesota 26 5 .839 —

x-Los Angeles 23 10 .697 4

x-San Antonio 20 12 .625 6½

x-Seattle 14 18 .438 12½

Tulsa 8 23 .258 18

Phoenix 7 25 .219 19½

x-clinched playoff spot

z-clinched conference

Monday’s Games

Minnesota 86, Indiana 79

Tuesday’s Games

San Antonio 77, New York 66

Seattle 75, Chicago 60

Los Angeles 101, Phoenix 76

Wednesday’s Games

Indiana at Connecticut, 7 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

Atlanta at Chicago, 8 p.m.

New York at Tulsa, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.

football

National Football League

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

N.Y. Jets 1 1 0 .500 58 55

New England 1 1 0 .500 52 33

Miami 1 1 0 .500 45 43

Buffalo 1 1 0 .500 63 65

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 2 0 0 1.000 57 17

Indianapolis 1 1 0 .500 44 61

Tennessee 0 2 0 .000 23 72

Jacksonville 0 2 0 .000 30 53

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Baltimore 1 1 0 .500 67 37

Cincinnati 1 1 0 .500 47 71

Pittsburgh 1 1 0 .500 46 41

Cleveland 0 2 0 .000 43 51

West

W L T Pct PF PA

San Diego 2 0 0 1.000 60 24

Denver 1 1 0 .500 52 46

Kansas City 0 2 0 .000 41 75

Oakland 0 2 0 .000 27 57

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Philadelphia 2 0 0 1.000 41 39

Dallas 1 1 0 .500 31 44

Washington 1 1 0 .500 68 63

N.Y. Giants 1 1 0 .500 58 58

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Atlanta 2 0 0 1.000 67 45

Tampa Bay 1 1 0 .500 50 51

Carolina 1 1 0 .500 45 43

New Orleans 0 2 0 .000 59 75

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Green Bay 1 1 0 .500 45 40

Detroit 1 1 0 .500 46 50

Minnesota 1 1 0 .500 46 46

Chicago 1 1 0 .500 51 44

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Arizona 2 0 0 1.000 40 34

San Francisco 2 0 0 1.000 57 41

St. Louis 1 1 0 .500 54 55

Seattle 1 1 0 .500 43 27

Thursday’s Game

Green Bay 23, Chicago 10

Sunday’s Games

N.Y. Giants 41, Tampa Bay 34

Carolina 35, New Orleans 27

Arizona 20, New England 18

Indianapolis 23, Minnesota 20

Philadelphia 24, Baltimore 23

Buffalo 35, Kansas City 17

Cincinnati 34, Cleveland 27

Houston 27, Jacksonville 7

Miami 35, Oakland 13

Seattle 27, Dallas 7

St. Louis 31, Washington 28

San Diego 38, Tennessee 10

Pittsburgh 27, N.Y. Jets 10

San Francisco 27, Detroit 19

Monday’s Game

Atlanta 27, Denver 21

Thursday, Sep. 20

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

Sunday, Sep. 23

Tampa Bay at Dallas, 1 p.m.

St. Louis at Chicago, 1 p.m.

San Francisco at Minnesota, 1 p.m.

Detroit at Tennessee, 1 p.m.

Kansas City at New Orleans, 1 p.m.

Cincinnati at Washington, 1 p.m.

N.Y. Jets at Miami, 1 p.m.

Buffalo at Cleveland, 1 p.m.

Jacksonville at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.

Philadelphia at Arizona, 4:05 p.m.

Atlanta at San Diego, 4:05 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Oakland, 4:25 p.m.

Houston at Denver, 4:25 p.m.

New England at Baltimore, 8:20 p.m.

Monday, Sep. 24

Green Bay at Seattle, 8:30 p.m.

Top 25 Schedule

Thursday

No. 24 Boise State vs. BYU, 9 p.m.

Saturday

No. 1 Alabama vs. Florida Atlantic, 5 p.m.

No. 2 LSU at Auburn, 7 p.m.

No. 3 Oregon vs. No. 22 Arizona, 10:30 p.m.

No. 4 Florida State vs. No. 10 Clemson, 8 p.m.

No. 5 Georgia vs. Vanderbilt, 7:45 p.m.

No. 6 Oklahoma vs. No. 15 Kansas State, 7:30 p.m.

No. 7 South Carolina vs. Missouri, 3:30 p.m.

No. 8 West Virginia vs. Maryland, Noon

No. 11 Notre Dame vs. No. 18 Michigan, 7:30 p.m.

No. 13 Southern Cal vs. California, 6 p.m.

No. 14 Florida vs. Kentucky, 12:21 p.m.

No. 16 Ohio State vs. UAB, Noon

No. 17 TCU vs. Virginia, Noon

No. 19 UCLA vs. Oregon State, 3:30 p.m.

No. 20 Louisville at FIU, 7 p.m.

No. 21 Michigan State vs. Eastern Michigan, 3:30 p.m.

No. 23 Mississippi State vs. South Alabama, 7 p.m.

No. 25 Nebraska vs. Idaho State, 3:30 p.m.

GOLF

World golf rankings

1. Rory McIlroy NIr 12.93

2. Tiger Woods USA 9.54

3. Luke Donald Eng 9.18

4. Lee Westwood Eng 7.44

5. Adam Scott Aus 6.43

6. Jason Dufner USA 6.13

7. Bubba Watson USA 6.11

8. Webb Simpson USA 6.01

9. Justin Rose Eng 5.87

10. Steve Stricker USA 5.77

11. Louis Oosthuizen SAf 5.69

12. Dustin Johnson USA 5.51

13. Keegan Bradley USA 5.43

14. Matt Kuchar USA 5.42

15. Phil Mickelson USA 5.18

16. Zach Johnson USA 5.14

17. Graeme McDowell NIr 4.96

18. Brandt Snedeker USA 4.96

19. Sergio Garcia Esp 4.87

20. Hunter Mahan USA 4.71

21. Nick Watney USA 4.63

22. Ernie Els SAf 4.54

23. Peter Hanson Swe 4.11

24. Ian Poulter Eng 4.08

25. Bo Van Pelt USA 4.03

26. Rickie Fowler USA 3.99

27. Paul Lawrie Sco 3.99

28. Jim Furyk USA 3.98

29. Charl Schwartzel SAf 3.95

30. Jason Day Aus 3.90

31. Francesco Molinari Ita 3.87

32. Martin Kaymer Ger 3.79

33. Bill Haas USA 3.61

34. Carl Pettersson Swe 3.57

35. Nicolas Colsaerts Bel 3.49

36. John Senden Aus 3.33

37. Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano Esp 3.31

38. David Toms USA 3.21

39. David Lynn Eng 3.03

40. K.J. Choi Kor 2.94

41. Thomas Bjorn Den 2.72

42. Martin Laird Sco 2.70

43. Geoff Ogilvy Aus 2.70

44. Fredrik Jacobson Swe 2.69

45. Robert Garrigus USA 2.66

46. Rafael Cabrera Bello Esp 2.62

47. Aaron Baddeley Aus 2.45

48. Bae Sang-moon Kor 2.44

49. Simon Dyson Eng 2.42

50. Jamie Donaldson Wal 2.41

51. Scott Piercy USA 2.38

52. Anders Hansen Den 2.35

53. Greg Chalmers Aus 2.35

54. Bud Cauley USA 2.34

55. Kyle Stanley USA 2.34

56. Alvaro Quiros Esp 2.33

57. Padraig Harrington Irl 2.32

58. Kevin Na USA 2.32

59. Richie Ramsay Sco 2.31

60. Branden Grace SAf 2.31

61. Marcel Siem Ger 2.30

62. Mark Wilson USA 2.29

63. Ryan Moore USA 2.25

64. Jonathan Byrd USA 2.24

65. Ben Crane USA 2.21

66. Hiroyuki Fujita Jpn 2.21

67. John Huh USA 2.20

68. Vijay Singh Fji 2.19

69. K.T. Kim Kor 2.10

70. Alexander Noren Swe 2.10

71. Marcus Fraser Aus 2.07

72. Pablo Larrazabal Esp 2.06

73. Ben Curtis USA 2.05

74. Robert Karlsson Swe 2.01

75. Bernd Wiesberger Aut 2.01

LOCAL NOTES

BASKETBALL

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

DANETTE HENRY MEMORIAL

The Danette Henry Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Sept. 22 at Chatata Valley. Registration and lunch begin a 11 a.m. and play will begin at 1 p.m. The format is four-person, select shot. Proceeds will go to benefit the Danette Henry Ovarian Cancer Fund at Memorial Health Care Systems Foundation. The cost is $300 per team or $75 for individuals. For more information, contact Delores Haynie at 400-8060 or kdeehaynie@aol.com.

BECKY SMITH MEMORIAL

The Becky Cooke Smith Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Sept. 24 at Cleveland Country Club. Proceeds will benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation, The Becky Cooke Smith Scholarship Fund at UTC, and the Brenda Davis Foundation of Cleveland. Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place teams and prizes awarded for “Closest to the Pin” and “Longest Drive” for both men and women. There will also be hole-in-one competitions for a chance to win a car and one for a chance to win $10,000.

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

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL — Suspended Toronto SS Yunel Escobar three games for displaying an unacceptable message during Saturday’s game against Boston. Suspended Tampa Bay Rays LHP Brett Blaise for 50 games for testing positive for an amphetamine under the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

American League

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Signed a player development contract with Buffalo (IL) through the 2014 season.

National League

PITTSBURGH PIRATES-Extended their player development contract with Jamestown (NYP) through the 2014 season.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Extended their player development contract with Fort Wayne (MWL) through the 2014 season.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

ATLANTA HAWKS-Re-signed F Ivan Johnson.

MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES-Waived G/F D.J. Kennedy.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Placed DE Jamaal Anderson on injured reserve. Signed DE Wallace Gilberry.

DENVER BRONCOS — Placed C Philip Blake on injured reserve. Signed G Adam Grant to the practice squad. Signed C C.J. Davis from the practice squad.

DETROIT LIONS-Released CB Kevin Barnes. Released RB Stephfon Green from the practice squad. Signed CB Conroy Black to the practice squad.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS-Signed NT Nicolas Jean-Baptiste and OT Tony Hills to the practice squad. Released DT Chigbo Anunoby and OT Darrion Weems from the practice squad.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Signed G Austin Pasztor to the practice squad.

MIAMI DOLPHINS-Signed DT Andre Fluellen.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Released WR Tori Gurley. Signed T Troy Kropog to the practice squad.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS — Released CB Jerome Murphy.

NEW YORK GIANTS — Released C Scott Wedige from the practice squad. Signed T Matt McCants from the practice squad.

OAKLAND RAIDERS-Waived LS Nick Guess.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — Placed C Jason Kelce on injured reserve. Signed C Steve Vallos.

ST. LOUIS RAMS-Placed OG Rokevious Watkins on injured reserve.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS — Released CB Greg Gatson.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Released RB Kregg Lumpkin. Signed CB Danny Gorrer. Released WR Ricardo Lockette and LB Allen Bradford from the practice squad. Signed G Rishaw Johnson and LB Korey Toomer to the practice squad.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Released G Derek Hardman. Released LB J.K. Schaffer from the practice squad.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Signed LB Markus White. Signed DE Doug Worthington from the practice squad. Signed DL Dominique Hamilton to the practice squad. Placed DE Adam Carriker and LB Brian Orakpo on injured reserve.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Signed C Stefan Chaput, C Olivier Fortier and C Daultan Leveille to one-year, two-way contracts.

SOCCER

MLS

PORTLAND TIMBERS-Called up G Scott Angevine.

COLLEGE

ALBANY (NY) — Signed women’s basketball coach Katie Abrahamson-Henderson to a two-year contract extension.

AUBURN — Named Ryan Miller men’s associate head basketball coach.

AUGSBURG-Named Kathryn Knippenberg women’s lacrosse coach.

JACKSONVILLE STATE — Named Eugene Harris men’s assistant basketball coach.

JAMES MADISON — Named Lucious Jordan director of men’s basketball operations and Sam Dowell men’s graduate assistant basketball coach.

MONTANA STATE-Announced F Eric Norman has been granted relief from the NCAA’s transfer rule, making him immediately eligible to play.

NORTH DAKOTA — Suspended men’s hockey D Andrew MacWilliam, F Corban Knight, F Danny Kristo and F Carter Rowney one game.

NORTHERN IOWA-Suspended G Anthony James for the first three games of the upcoming men’s basketball season.

PURCHASE — Named Francesca DeLorenzo assistant athletic director.

SKIDMORE — Named Erik Petersen assistant swimming and diving coach.