Messenger Sports Scoreboard

Messenger Sports Scoreboard

Posted: Friday, July 11, 2008 6:41 pm
By: AP

mlb American League At A Glance By The Associated Press East Division W L Pct GB Tampa Bay 55 36 .604 — Boston 55 39 .585 11/2 New York 49 43 .533 61/2 Toronto 45 47 .489 101/2 Baltimore 44 46 .489 101/2 Central Division W L Pct GB Chicago 53 38 .582 — Minnesota 51 41 .554 21/2 Detroit 46 45 .505 7 Kansas City 41 52 .441 13 Cleveland 38 53 .418 15 West Division W L Pct GB Los Angeles 55 37 .598 — Oakland 50 42 .543 5 Texas 48 45 .516 71/2 Seattle 36 56 .391 19 Thursday’s Games Minnesota 7, Detroit 6, 11 innings Oakland 3, Seattle 2, 11 innings Pittsburgh 4, N.Y. Yankees 2 Cleveland 13, Tampa Bay 2 Toronto 6, Baltimore 5 L.A. Angels 11, Texas 10, 11 innings Kansas City 4, Chicago White Sox 1 Today’s Games Baltimore (Burres 6-5) at Boston (Buchholz 2-3), 6:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Shields 7-5) at Cleveland (Lee 11-2), 6:05 p.m. Minnesota (Perkins 5-2) at Detroit (Galarraga 7-2), 67:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Chamberlain 2-2) at Toronto (Halladay 10-6), 6:07 p.m. Chicago White Sox (G.Floyd 10-4) at Texas (Mendoza 1-3), 7:05 p.m. Seattle (F.Hernandez 6-5) at Kansas City (Hochevar 5-7), 7:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (Garland 8-5) at Oakland (Gallagher 3-4), 9:05 p.m. Saturday’s Games N.Y. Yankees (Rasner 4-7) at Toronto (Litsch 8-5), 12:07 p.m. Minnesota (Baker 5-2) at Detroit (Robertson 6-7), 2:55 p.m. Baltimore (Liz 3-1) at Boston (Wakefield 5-6), 6:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Garza 7-4) at Cleveland (Ginter 0-0), 6:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Danks 6-4) at Texas (Millwood 6-4), 6:05 p.m. Seattle (Washburn 4-8) at Kansas City (Meche 6-9), 6:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (E.Santana 10-3) at Oakland (Eveland 7-5), 8:05 p.m. Sunday’s Games Minnesota at Detroit, 12:05 p.m. Tampa Bay at Cleveland, 12:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees at Toronto, 12:07 p.m. Baltimore at Boston, 12:35 p.m. Seattle at Kansas City, 1:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox at Texas, 2:05 p.m. L.A. Angels at Oakland, 3:05 p.m. National League At A Glance By The Associated Press East Division W L Pct GB Philadelphia 50 43 .538 — Florida 48 44 .522 11/2 New York 48 44 .522 11/2 Atlanta 43 49 .467 61/2 Washington 35 58 .376 15 Central Division W L Pct GB Chicago 55 37 .598 — Milwaukee 51 41 .554 4 St. Louis 51 42 .548 41/2 Cincinnati 44 49 .473 111/2 Pittsburgh 43 48 .473 111/2 Houston 42 50 .457 13 West Division W L Pct GB Arizona 46 46 .500 — Los Angeles 45 47 .489 1 San Francisco 39 53 .424 7 Colorado 39 54 .419 71/2 San Diego 36 56 .391 10 Thursday’s Games Philadelphia 4, St. Louis 1 N.Y. Mets 7, San Francisco 3 Milwaukee 11, Colorado 1 Cincinnati 12, Chicago Cubs 7 Pittsburgh 4, N.Y. Yankees 2 Arizona 7, Washington 5, 11 innings Florida 5, L.A. Dodgers 4, 11 innings Today’s Games San Francisco (Cain 5-7) at Chicago Cubs (Marquis 6-5), 1:20 p.m. St. Louis (Lohse 10-2) at Pittsburgh (Duke 4-5), 6:05 p.m. Arizona (Davis 3-4) at Philadelphia (Kendrick 8-3), 6:05 p.m. Colorado (Cook 11-6) at N.Y. Mets (Ol.Perez 6-5), 6:10 p.m. Houston (Oswalt 7-8) at Washington (Redding 6-3), 6:35 p.m. Cincinnati (Fogg 1-2) at Milwaukee (Parra 8-2), 7:05 p.m. Atlanta (Reyes 3-7) at San Diego (Peavy 6-5), 9:05 p.m. Florida (Volstad 1-0) at L.A. Dodgers (Stults 2-1), 9:40 p.m. Saturday’s Games San Francisco (Correia 1-5) at Chicago Cubs (Harden 5-1), 12:05 p.m. Colorado (Jimenez 4-8) at N.Y. Mets (Martinez 3-2), 2:55 p.m. Arizona (Johnson 5-7) at Philadelphia (Eaton 3-7), 2:55 p.m. Cincinnati (Volquez 11-3) at Milwaukee (McClung 5-4), 6:05 p.m. St. Louis (Wellemeyer 7-4) at Pittsburgh (Dumatrait 3-4), 6:05 p.m. Houston (Rodriguez 3-3) at Washington (Balester 1-1), 6:10 p.m. Atlanta (Morton 1-2) at San Diego (Banks 2-4), 9:05 p.m. Florida (Nolasco 10-4) at L.A. Dodgers (Kuroda 5-6), 9:10 p.m. Sunday’s Games Houston at Washington, 12:35 p.m. St. Louis at Pittsburgh, 12:35 p.m. Arizona at Philadelphia, 12:35 p.m. Cincinnati at Milwaukee, 1:05 p.m. San Francisco at Chicago Cubs, 1:20 p.m. Atlanta at San Diego, 3:05 p.m. Florida at L.A. Dodgers, 3:10 p.m. Colorado at N.Y. Mets, 7:05 p.m. transactions Thursday’s Transactions By The Associated Press BASEBALL American League CLEVELAND INDIANS—Claimed RHP Bryan Bullington off waivers from Pittsburgh and optioned him to Buffalo (IL). Agreed to terms with INF Cord Phelps. Released RHP Joe Borowski. Announced RHP Rick Bauer has elected free agency. DETROIT TIGERS—Activated C Brandon Inge from the 15-day DL. Recalled 1B Jeff Larish from Toledo (IL). Sent RHP Eddie Bonine to Erie (EL). Designated C Dane Sardinha for assignment. KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Extended their affiliation agreement with Wilmington (Carolina) through the 2010 season. SEATTLE MARINERS—Released 1B Richie Sexson. Placed LHP Erik Bedard on the 15-day DL. TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Placed CF Vernon Wells on the 15-day DL. National League CHICAGO CUBS—Agreed to terms with RHP Andrew Cashner and RHP Aaron Shafer. HOUSTON ASTROS—Waived RHP Oscar Villarreal. Sent OF Reggie Abercrombie outright to Round Rock (PCL). MILWAUKEE BREWERS—Activated LHP Randy Choate from the 15-day DL and sent him outright to Nashville (PCL). PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Traded OF Craig Wilson to Seattle for a player to be named. Acquired RHP Dan Reichert and INF-OF Ryan Mulhern from Cleveland for cash considerations. Recalled RHP Luis Munoz from Altoona (EL). ST. LOUIS CARDINALS—Placed LHP Mark Mulder on the 15-day DL. Purchased the contract of LHP Jamie Garcia from Memphis (PCL). WASHINGTON NATIONALS—Placed INF Aaron Boone on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 7. Recalled INF Pete Orr from Columbus (IL). BASKETBALL National Basketball Association NBA—Suspended Sacramento C Brad Miller for five games without pay for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. Suspended Chicago G JamesOn Curry for one game without pay for pleading guilty to resisting or obstructing an officer and violating Idaho law. HOUSTON ROCKETS—Agreed to termns with G Brent Barry on a two-year contract. PHOENIX SUNS—Signed C Robin Lopez. FOOTBALL National Football League CAROLINA PANTHERS—Released QB Taylor Tharp and P Dan Zeidman. SEATTLE SEAHAWKS—Named Matt Berrry southwest area scout, Jason Barnes pro personnel assistant, Ed Dodds midwest area scout and Eric Stokes west coast area scout. WASHINGTON REDSKINS—Agreed to terms with OL Chad Rinehart. Released QB Sam Hollenbach, DE Tommy Davis and C Kyle DeVan. HOCKEY National Hockey League COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS—Signed LW Nikita Filatov to a three-year contract. MINNESOTA WILD—Named Matt Shaw assistant coach. NEW YORK RANGERS—Signed D Vladimir Denisov. PHOENIX COYOTES—Named F Doug Sulliman assistant coach. PITTSBURGH PENGUINS—Re-signed F Connor James. ST. LOUIS BLUES—Signed D Mike Weaver. TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING—Signed C Zenon Konopka to a two-year contract. VANCOUVER CANUCKS—Signed D Rob Davison. WASHINGTON CAPITALS—Signed RW Eric Fehr to a one-year contract. Published in The Messenger 7.11.08

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