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Published: Wednesday, 4/29/2009

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TRANSACTIONS

BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES Activated 3B Melvin Mora from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Matt Albers to Norfolk (IL).

DETROIT TIGERS Recalled LHP Clay Rapada from Toledo (IL). Optioned INF Jeff Larish to Toledo.

NEW YORK YANKEES Called up RHP Phil Hughes from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

National League

CINCINNATI REDS Placed 3B Edwin Encarnacion on the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Adam Rosales from Louisville (IL).

NEW YORK METS Released RHP Freddy Garcia.

SAN DIEGO PADRES Purchased the contract of LHP Arturo Lopez from Portland (PCL). Optioned OF Drew Macias to Portland. Designated RHP Mike Ekstrom for assignment.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS Activated INF-OF Willie Harris from the 15-day DL. Optioned OF Justin Maxwell to Syracuse (IL).

American Association

LINCOLN SALTDOGS Signed RHP Carlos Guevara.

WICHITA WINGNUTS Signed RHP Will Savage.

Can-Am League

NEW JERSEY JACKALS Signed RHP Derek Duclos.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA Fined Houston coach Rick Adelman, Portland coach Nate McMillan and Boston coach Doc Rivers $25,000 each for publicly criticizing referees during the NBA playoffs.

Women s National Basketball Association

CHICAGO SKY Signed C Chen Nan to a contract through the 2010 season.

NEW YORK LIBERTY Named Anne Donovan assistant coach.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CAROLINA PANTHERS Agreed to terms with WR-KR Larry Beavers, TE Kevin Brock, T Patrick Brown, T Gerald Cadogan, QB Hunter Cantwell, WR Jason Cherry, CB Derrick Clark, G C.J. Davis, DT Marlon Favorite, C Justin Geisinger, C Keith Gray, DT Lonnie Harvey, LB Anthony Heygood, LB Mortty Ivy, LB Mike Juergens, DT Justin Kershaw, RB Jamall Lee, LB Brit Miller, WR Marcus Monk, S Anthony Scirrotto, LS Nick Sundberg and T Garry Williams.

DENVER BRONCOS Signed LB Braxton Kelley and LB Jeff Schweiger. Waived TE Adam Bergen and WR Jayson Foster.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS Released DT Brian Young.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS Claimed RB Marcus Mason off waivers from the N.Y. Jets.

COLLEGE

DELAWARE Signed men s basketball coach Monte Ross to a contract extension through the 2014-15 season.

ROBERT MORRIS Signed men s basketball coach Mike Rice to a three-year contract extension.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

SATURDAY

Columbus at Toronto FC, 4

FC Dallas at D.C. United, 7:30

Seattle FC at Chicago, 8:30

Real Salt Lake at Colorado, 9:30

New York at Los Angeles, 10:30

Chivas USA at San Jose, 10:30

SUNDAY

Houston at New England, 3

AUTO RACING

NASCAR

Sprint Cup Leaders

Through April 26

Points

1. Kurt Busch, 1,299.

2. Jeff Gordon, 1,294.

3. Jimmie Johnson, 1,235.

4. Tony Stewart, 1,232.

5. Denny Hamlin, 1,190.

6. Kyle Busch, 1,124.

7. Carl Edwards, 1,119.

8. Clint Bowyer, 1,098.

9. Jeff Burton, 1,092.

10. Greg Biffle, 1,081.

11. David Reutimann, 1,077.

12. Matt Kenseth, 1,063.

13. Ryan Newman, 1,033.

14. Kasey Kahne, 1,030.

15. Dale Earnhardt Jr., 1,018.

15. Juan Pablo Montoya, 1,018.

17. Brian Vickers, 995.

18. Mark Martin, 971.

19. Marcos Ambrose, 937.

20. Kevin Harvick, 918.

Money

1. Matt Kenseth, $2,895,685.

2. Kevin Harvick, $2,328,563.

3. Jeff Gordon, $2,059,641.

4. Kyle Busch, $1,953,289.

5. Jimmie Johnson, $1,867,465.

6. Jeff Burton, $1,538,425.

7. Carl Edwards, $1,534,825.

8. Clint Bowyer, $1,531,763.

9. AJ Allmendinger, $1,503,438.

10. Tony Stewart, $1,491,828.

11. Greg Biffle, $1,436,038.

12. Kasey Kahne, $1,421,903.

13. Joey Logano, $1,408,505.

14. Kurt Busch, $1,397,488.

15. Juan Pablo Montoya, $1,372,403.

16. Reed Sorenson, $1,369,505.

17. David Reutimann, $1,367,403.

18. Brian Vickers, $1,350,403.

19. Ryan Newman, $1,344,957.

20. Martin Truex Jr., $1,334,256.

NHL

Playoffs

First Round

(Best-of-7)

Last night

Washington 2, N.Y. Rangers 1, Washington wins series 4-3

Carolina 4, New Jersey 3, Carolina wins series 4-3

Monday

Chicago 4, Calgary 1, Chicago wins series 4-2

Anaheim 4, San Jose 1, Anaheim wins series 4-2

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

(Best-of-7)

Friday

Anaheim at Detroit, 7

Sunday

Anaheim at Detroit, 2

HOLE IN ONE

AL LIPINSKI, No. 16 at Heather downs, 135 yards.

NBA

Playoffs

First Round

(Best of 7)

Last night

Boston 106, Chicago 104 OT, Boston leads series 3-2

Orlando 91, Philadelphia 78, Orlando leads series 3-2

Dallas at San Antonio, late, Dallas leads series 3-1

Houston at Portland, late, Houston leads series 3-1

Monday

Atlanta 81, Miami 71, series tied 2-2

Denver 121, New Orleans 63, Denver leads series 3-1

L.A. Lakers 107, Utah 96, L.A. Lakers win series 4-1

Sunday

Chicago 121, Boston 118, 2OT

Cleveland 99, Detroit 78, Cleveland wins series 4-0

Orlando 84, Philadelphia 81

Houston 89, Portland 88

Tonight

Miami at Atlanta, 8 p.m.

New Orleans at Denver, 10:30 p.m.

Tomorrow

Orlando at Philadelphia, 7 or 7:30 p.m.

Boston at Chicago, 7, 8 or 9:30 p.m.

Portland at Houston, 9:30 p.m., if necessary

Friday

Atlanta at Miami, 7 or 8 p.m.

Denver at New Orleans, 9 or 9:30 p.m., if necessary

San Antonio at Dallas, TBA, if necessary

Saturday

Philadelphia at Orlando, TBA, if necessary

Chicago at Boston, TBA, if necessary

Houston at Portland, TBA, if necessary

Sunday, May 3

Miami at Atlanta, TBA, if necessary

Dallas at San Antonio, TBA, if necessary

New Orleans at Denver, TBA, if necessary

Philadelphia 20 19 21 18 78

Orlando 21 24 24 22 91

PHILADELPHIA: Iguodala 7-17 10-13 26, Young 4-9 1-1 9, Dalembert 2-3 0-0 4, Miller 6-15 4-5 17, Green 7-15 1-1 16, Ratliff 2-2 0-0 4, Williams 0-2 0-0 0, Ivey 0-1 0-0 0, Marshall 0-3 0-0 0, Evans 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 29-68 16-20 78.

ORLANDO: Turkoglu 3-14 2-2 9, Lewis 9-16 3-3 24, Howard 8-14 8-12 24, Alston 6-14 0-0 14, Lee 0-0 0-0 0, Pietrus 1-4 1-4 4, Redick 1-5 3-3 6, Gortat 3-4 0-0 6, Johnson 2-5 0-0 4, Battie 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 33-76 17-24 91.

Note: 3-point goals Philadelphia 4-18 (Iguodala 2-5, Miller 1-4, Green 1-4, Ivey 0-1, Marshall 0-2, Young 0-2), Orlando 8-23 (Lewis 3-5, Alston 2-5, Pietrus 1-3, Redick 1-4, Turkoglu 1-5, Johnson 0-1). Fouled Out None. Rebounds Philadelphia 39 (Dalembert 9), Orlando 54 (Howard 24). Assists Philadelphia 17 (Miller 6), Orlando 14 (Alston, Turkoglu 4). Total Fouls Philadelphia 28, Orlando 21. Technicals Philadelphia defensive three second, Howard. A 17,461 (17,461).

Chicago 21 26 23 23 11 104

Boston 23 21 22 27 13 106

CHICAGO: Salmons 5-15 5-6 17, Ty.Thomas 4-8 4-4 12, Noah 4-9 3-4 11, Rose 7-16 0-0 14, Gordon 6-21 11-12 26, Hinrich 6-12 4-4 19, Miller 2-4 0-2 5, Hunter 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 34-85 27-32 104.

BOSTON: Pierce 11-22 3-5 26, Davis 7-11 7-8 21, Perkins 7-13 2-4 16, Rondo 12-22 2-4 28, R.Allen 3-8 2-3 10, Marbury 1-5 0-0 3, Scalabrine 1-4 0-0 2, House 0-1 0-0 0, T.Allen 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 42-86 16-24 106.

Note: 3-point goals Chicago 9-23 (Hinrich 3-6, Gordon 3-10, Salmons 2-5, Miller 1-1, Rose 0-1), Boston 6-16 (Rondo 2-2, R.Allen 2-4, Marbury 1-1, Pierce 1-6, House 0-1, Scalabrine 0-2). Fouled Out R.Allen. Rebounds Chicago 59 (Noah 17), Boston 49 (Perkins 19). Assists Chicago 18 (Rose, Gordon 6), Boston 24 (Rondo 11). Total Fouls Chicago 23, Boston 20. Technicals Salmons. A 18,624 (18,624).

MONDAY

Utah 26 17 20 33 96

L.A. Lakers 26 30 26 25 107

UTAH: Kirilenko 6-13 2-2 14, Boozer 3-8 4-6 10, Okur 2-9 3-4 8, Brewer 5-10 0-0 10, Williams 4-12 5-6 14, Millsap 6-11 4-7 16, Korver 4-10 0-0 11, Knight 0-0 0-0 0, Miles 1-3 0-0 3, Harpring 1-2 0-0 2, Price 3-9 2-2 8. Totals 35-87 20-27 96.

L.A. LAKERS: Ariza 4-6 2-4 12, Odom 10-15 4-6 26, Gasol 6-13 5-8 17, Bryant 10-21 8-9 31, Fisher 2-5 5-6 9, Brown 1-5 0-0 2, Vujacic 2-10 0-0 6, Bynum 0-3 2-2 2, Powell 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 36-80 26-35 107.

PREP TRACK

BOYS

PERRYSBURG 78, SOUTHVIEW 46: Shot: MacMahon 42 4 SV, Discus: MacMahon 127 2 SV, High Jump: Joplin 7 1 SV, Long Jump: Joplin 22 2 SV, 3200 Relay: 9:07 PB, 110 Hurdles: Brady 15.7 SV, 100: Dewalt 10.9 PB, 1600: Lepolt 4:41.3 PB, 400 Relay: 46.1 PB, 400: Moore 53.7 PB, 300: Hurdles: Potthast 42.2 PB, 800: Schmidt 2:09 PB, 200: Pinckney 22.0 SV, 3200: Swartz 10.27.4 PB, 1600 Relay: 3:41.9 PB, 800 Relay: 1:36.8 PB.

Archbold 92, Montpelier 41: pole vault-Leninger (A.), 10; shot-Meyers (A.), 42-21/2; discus-Champion (M.), 149-4; long jump-Gerken (A.), 18-73/4; high jump-McQuillan (A.), 5-10; 3200 relay-M, 9:11; 100 hurdles-Gobrogg (A.), 15.9; 100-Price (A.), 11.4; 800 relay-M; 1600-Rodriguez (A.), 5:04.8; 400 relay-A; 400-Hammersmith (A.), 53.4; 300 hurdles-Zuver (M.), 42.2; 800-Volkman (A.), 2:08.1; 200-Rosales (A.). 25.1; 3200-Ramirez (A.), 11:02.3; 1600 relay-A, 3:39.6.

Eastwood 99, Otsego 38: SP-1. Rutherford (E), 43-10; Discus-1. Rutherford (E), 137-7; LJ-1. Depew (E), 19-51/4; HJ-1. Hoodlebrink (E), 6-0; PV-1. Schemenauer (E), 13-6; 3200 relay-1. Otsego (Cheney, Grosswiler, Evans, Wazelle), 9:09.9; 110h-1. Schemenauer (E), 15.68; 100-1. Seifert (E), 10.97; 800 relay-1. Eastwood (Lawniczak, Beaudain, Conkle, Rogers), 1:36.01; 1600-1. Cheney (O), 5:07.24; 400 relay-1. Eastwood (Seifert, Lawniczak, Schlumbohm, Depew), 44.76; 400-1. Stephens (O), 55.92; 300h-1. Hoodlebrink (E), 43.53; 800-1. Beaudoin (E), 2:05.31; 200-1. Schlumbohm (E), 22.67; 3200-1. Cheney (O), 11.24; 1600 relay-1. Eastwood (Herrick, Twining, Dierker, Beaudoin), 3:42.56.

Maumee 76, Anthony Wayne 48, Rossford 40: 3200 relay-1. Maumee, 10:07; 110h-1. Long (M), 15.3; 100-1. Johannsen (R), 11.3; 800 relay-1. AW, 1:35.4; 1600-1. Kraus (M), 4:56.1; 400 relay-1. Maumee, 46.6; 400-1. Johannsen (R), 55.2; HJ-1. Hall (M), 5-10; LJ-1. Hall (M), 19-9; 300h-1 O Neal (R), 43.5; 800-1. Bryant (R), 2:11.1; 200-1. Bridges (AW), 23.6; SP-1. Lapinski (M), 42-6; Discus-1. Smith (AW), 126-0; 3200-1. Kraus (M), 10:55.0; 1600 relay-1. Rossford, 3:50.3.

NORTHVIEW 86, SPRINGFIELD 47, BOWLING GREEN 40

3200 relay-Bowling Green, 8:55.3; 110 hurdles-Reidling (B) 15.2; 100-Faulkner (N) 11.6; 800 relay-Northview, 1:33.5; 1600-Palhman (N) 4:46.4; 400 relay-Springfield, 46.5; 400-Bowens (N) 52.5; shot-Madden (N) 46-7.5; discus-Madden (N) 120-8; high jump-Foster (N) 5-10; long jump-Wallace (S) 20-0; 300 hurdles-Bowen (N) 40.9; 800-O Connell (N) 2:06.2; 200-Bowen (N) 22.9; 3200-McKown (N) 10:24.6; 1600 relay-Northview, 3:41.3; pole vault-Howe (S) 13-0.

Elmwood 84, Woodmore 51

Genoa 104, Woodmore 31

Genoa 91, Elmwood 39

Shot-Vicars (G.), 55-2; discus-Vicars (G.), 166-5; long jump-Perry (G.), 19-13/4; high jump-Lester (G.), 6-2; pole vault-Orians (G.), 10-6; 800 relay-W, 9:0; 110 hurdles-Worley (G.), 17.18; 100-Skilliter (G.), 11.43; 200 relay-G, 1:36.75; 1600-Benadum (G.), 4:46; 100 relay-G, 45.68; 400-Bottesch (E.), 53.5; 300 hurdles-Worley (G.) 44.15; 800-Benadum (G.), 2:08; 200-Skilliter (G.), 23.22; 3200-Dickinson (G.), 10:57; 400-W, 3:44.43.

GIRLS

BOWLING GREEN 69.5, NORTHVIEW 64, SPRINGFIELD 43.5

3200 relay-Bowling Green, 10:53.3; 100 hurdles-Luther (N) 15.8; 100-Luther (N) 12.6; 800 relay-Northview 1:56.2; 1600-Wagner (N) 5:26.2; 400 relay-Springfield, 54.6; 400-Reeves (N) 1:05.8; shot-Melvin (B) 30-10.5; discus-Melvin (B) 114-4; long jump-Baumgardner (B) 15-3.75; high jump-Baumgardner (B) 4-6; 300 hurdles-Luther (N) 51.8; 800-Ott (S) 2:32; 200-Graybill (S) 27.4; 3200-Bratton (B) 13:11.9; 1600 relay-Northview, 4:30.6; pole vault-Harless (S) 8-6.

Archbold 87, Montpelier 48: pole vault-Cowell (A.), 8-6; shot-Dohm (A.), 26-11/2; discus-Vandeman (M.), 89-1; long jump-Dohner (M.), 14-81/2; high jump-Bowman (A.), 4-8; 3200 relay-M, 11:50; 100 hurdles-Nemcik (A.), 16.5; 100-Lantz (A.), 12.7; 800 relay-A, 1:54.2; 1600-Stahl (M.), 6:03.9; 400 relay-A, 54.2; 400-Lantz (A.), 65.4; 300 hurdles-Gill (M.), 51.8; 800-King (A.), 200-Sauder (A.), 29.5; 3200-Binning (M.), 14:27.8; 1600 relay-A, 4:42.

Eastwood 98, Otsego 38: SP-1. Bockbrader (E), 32-9; Discus-1. Bockbrader (E), 101-4; LJ-1. Hoodlebrink (E), 15-71/2; HJ-1. Schuessler (E), 4-8; PV-1. Decker (E), 8-6; 3200 relay-1. Otsego (Fonseca, Dickey, Bernthisel, Lattrell), 10:58.86; 100h-1. Schulte (E) 17.58; 100-1. Levin (O), 13.05; 800 relay-1. Eastwood (Lawniczak, Durbin, Rolf, Pfouts), 1:55.25; 1600-1. Caris (E) 6:10.33; 400 relay-1. Eastwood (Bruning, Niceley, Seifert, Lawniczak), 54.58; 400-1. Pfouts (E), 1:03.52; 300h-1. McNay (E), 52.26; 800-1. Appelhaus (E), 3:06.16; 200-1. Levin (O), 27.46; 3200-1. M. Renollet (E), 13:24.0; 1600 relay-1. Otsego (Fonseca, Bernthisel, Levin, Lattrell), 4:32.88.

Anthony Wayne 80, Rossford 44, Maumee 40: 3200 relay-1. Maumee, 10:38.0; 100h-1. Aleshia Zaper (AW), 15.1; 100-1. Schmidt (AW), 12.5; HJ-1. Okoro (AW), 5-2; 800 relay-1. AW, 1:50.1; 1600-1. Tullis (M), 5:43.2; 400 relay-1. AW, 54.2; 400-1. Geraghty (R), 1:03.7; LJ-1. Green (AW), 15-7; 300h-1. Wray (R), 51.2; 800-1. Freeman (M), 2:42.5; 200-1. Schmidt (AW), 25.5; Discus-1. Wilson (AW), 99-3; SP-1. Wilson (AW), 34-21/2; 3200-1. Tullis (M), 12.25; 1600 relay - Rossford, 4:28.2.

Woodmore 88, Elmwood 48

Elmwood 831/2, Genoa 491/2

Woodmore 94, Genoa 35

Shot-Pendelton (W.), 38-111/2; discus-Pendelton (W.), 158-5; long jump-Aufdencamp (E.), 13-73/4; high jump-Jacobson (W.), 5-4; pole vault-Briggs (E.), 8-6; 800 relay-G, 10:40; 110 hurdles-Marquette (W.), 17.66; 100-Reiser (E.), 12.88; 200 relay-W, 1:59.87, 1600-Nagy (W.), 6:06; 100 relay-W, 56.44; 400-Reiser (E.), 1:02.87; 300 hurdles-Marquette (W.), 53.59; 800-Avers (W.), 2:45; 200-Reiser (E.), 28.6; 3200-Mathias (E.), 13:11; 400 relay-G, 4:33.09.

Notre Dame 76, Rogers 61, Clay 36

3200 relay-Notre Dame 10:37 100 Hurdles Rogers Scott-Glover 15.7 100m Clay- Crawford 12.9 200relay Rogers 156.7 1600m Notre Dame-Aughenbaugh 5:38.4 100relay Rogers 51.4 400m Rogers-Williams 1:09.3 300Hurdles Rogers-McGhee 49.2 800m Notre Dame-Guisfredi 2:46 200m Rogers-Scott-Glover 26.6 3200m Notre Dame-Aughenbaugh 11:51 400relay Notre Dame 4:11.1 Discus Rogers-Whitley 101 5 Shot Put Rogers-Whitley 32 7 long jump Clay-Crawford 15 3 High jump Notre Dame-C. Smith 4 6 Pole vault Notre Dame-Behan 7 6

NOTES

LAKE FLYER OPEN: four-man scramble, Saturday, May 30, $60 per person includes green fees, 1/2 golf cart, lunch, extras. Deadline to register May 22. Shotgun start at 7:30 a.m. Proceeds go to The Project , which is a multi-purpose use building to be built between track and baseball/softball fields. Contact Lake AD at 419-661-6641 or 356-2659.

BASEBALL TOURNAMENT: Woodmore 14-under, 12-under Memorial Day tournament, May 20-25. Contact Mike Sorg at 419-836-9826.

GIRLS SUMMER TRAVEL BASKETBALL: 4th and 5th grade girls interested in playing A.Y.B.T. travel basketball, contact John at 419-346-4454.

Lake High School: has the following junior high coaching openings: Jr. High Football, Boys Basketball & Cheerleading. There are openings for varsity assistants: Varsity Assistant Track, Wrestling & Volleyball. For information contact, Dave Shaffer, Director of Athletics, 419-661-6641 or lak_aca_-ds@nwoca.org.

Lake High School is looking for Jr. High, Freshmen & JV Football games for the week of Sept. 7, 2009. Contact Aaron Tobias at 419-661-6642 or lak_aca_at@nwoca.org.

PREP TENNIS

CLAY 4, CENTRAL 1: Swaim (Cl) d. Barrow, 6-0, 6-0; Troy (Ce) d. Plumb, 7-5, 6-3; Nelson (Cl) d. Toral, 6-0, 6-1; Gale-Okey (Cl) d. Steck-Schettler, 6-4, 6-1; M. Mai-J. Mai (Cl) d. Rannazzi-Laws, 6-2, 6-3.

MAUMEE 3, NORTHVIEW 2: Russell (M) Br. Rachwal, 6-2, 6-1; Irvine (M) d. Krieter, 6-0, 6-1; Mutchler (M) d. Stevens, 6-7, 6-1, 6-2; Bi Rachwal-Jurski (N) d. Utz-Roberts, 6-0, 6-1; Forester-Georgetti (N) d. Barlos-Durham, 6-3, 6-0.

ST. JOHN S JESUIT 5, ST. FRANCIS DE SALES 0: Sbrocchi (SJ) d. O Connell, 6-0, 6-3; Adusumilla (SJ) d. Flis, 6-3, 6-1; Mehta (SJ) d. Findlay, 6-1, 6-3; Kuhn-Pontasch (SJ) d. Hartkoff-Lenz, 6-0, 6-1; Diment-Majdalani (SJ) d. Wainz-Watrol, 6-1, 6-0.

WHITMER 4, WAITE 1: Mills (Wh) d. N. Neubert, 6-0, 6-0; Madison (Wh) d. Wood, 6-0, 6-0; Cantwell (Wh) d. Caughhorn, 6-0, 6-0; C. Neubert-Dixon (Waite) d. Dorn-Hartman, 7-6, 7-5; Edge-Rittner (Wh) d. Bauer-Duris, 6-2, 6-3.

ROGERS 3, LIBBEY 2: Watkins (R) d. Peals, 6-0, 6-0; Hicks (R) d. Allen, 6-6, 2-6, 6-2; Brown (L) won by forfeit; Austin-Wazbinski (R) d. King-Bean, 6-3, 4-6, 7-5; Taylor-Juarez (L) d. Awad-White, 6-1, 6-0.

PREP LACROSSE

Ottawa Hills 12, Central Catholic 7; OH: Walter 5, Janowicz 3, Pike 2, Overmeyer, VanHeyst. Saves: Bruner 10. CC: Pfeiffer 3, Fretti, Huster, J. Meyers, Wilhelm. Saves: 14

LATEST LINE

Baseball

National League

MILWAUKEE 81/2 -91/2 Pittsburgh

NY METS 8-9 Florida

COLORADO 7-8 San Diego

Chicago Cubs Even-6 ARIZONA

PHILADELPHIA 8-9 Washington

ATLANTA Even-6 St. Louis

CINCINNATI 61/2 -71/2 Houston

SAN FRANCISCO 7-8 LA Dodgers

American League

BALTIMORE 51/2 -61/2 LA Angels

Seattle Even-6 CHI WHITE SOX

Boston 51/2 -61/2 CLEVELAND

NY Yankees 6-7 DETROIT

TEXAS 51/2 -61/2 Oakland

KANSAS CITY 7-8 Toronto

Tampa Bay 6-7 MINNESOTA

NBA Playoffs

ATLANTA 51/2 (180) Miami

DENVER 101/2 (197) New Orleans

Home Team in CAPS

PREP SOFTBALL

Lakota 010 00 - 1 2 3

Eastwood (10)02 0x - 12 11 1

WP-Foster. LP-Durst. Albright (E), 3-3, HR, 2B, 6 RBI.

Woodward 000 00 --0 0 4

St. Ursula 075 0-- 12 8 0

WP-Ammons (Perfect game, 15 Ks). LP-Bryan. Glowczewski (SU) 2-3, 2B, 3B, 3 RBI.

Edon 010 00 - 1 3 5

Wauseon 408 2x - 14 8 0

WP-Robinson. LP-Chrisman. Dennis (W), 2-3, 2B, 3B, 3 RBI.

Anthony Wayne 000 001 0 - 1 2 2

Archbold 000 200 x - 2 8 3

WP-Kern. LP-Haley. Allan (A), 2-3.

Whitmer 010 704 0 - 12 10 1

Start 000 000 0 - 0 2 5

WP-Erdman. LP-Bailey.

Montpelier 000 000 0 - 0 2 3

Evergreen 200 041 x - 7 6 0

WP-Natter. LP-Bohner. Natter (E) 2-3, 2B, 3B.

PREP BASEBALL

Swanton 001 108 -- 10 7 0

Delta 000 000 --0 5 2

WP-Worley. LP-Abbott. Guftason (S), 1-2, HR, 3 RBI.

Liberty Center 000 001 0 - 1 0 0

Pettisville 020 070 x - 9 8 2

WP-Klopfenstein. LP-O Neil. Norris (P), 2-3, 3 RBI, 2B.

Otsego 003 112 003 - 10 9 2

Woodmore 021 040 000 - 7 7 4

WP-Heft. LP-J. Rospert. Luttrell (O) 4-5, 2B, 2 RBI.

Northwood 000 000 0 - 0 3 1

Toledo Christian 041 100 x - 6 10 1

WP-J. Rightnowar. LP-Seibert. Zeh (T) 2-2.

Montpelier 000 011 - 2 6 2

Evergreen 121 404 - 12 15 0

WP-Bates. LP-Stahler. Salsbury (E) 4-5, 3B, 5 RBI.

SPORTLIGHT

April 29

1901 His Eminence, ridden by Jimmy Winkfield, wins the Kentucky Derby by 11/2 lengths over Sannazarro in the only Derby ever raced in April.

1985 Tony Tubbs captures the WBA heavyweight title with a unanimous 15-round decision over Greg Page in Buffalo, N.Y.

1986 Roger Clemens set a major league record by striking out 20 batters as the Boston Red Sox defeat the Seattle Mariners 3-1.

1988 The Baltimore Orioles end their 21-game losing streak by winning their first game of the season, 9-0 over the Chicago White Sox.

1990 Pat Riley becomes the winningest coach in NBA playoff history as the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Houston Rockets 104-100. Riley s 100th victory puts him ahead of Red Auerbach.

1994 Kirk Rueter of Montreal becomes the first major league pitcher since Fernando Valenzuela in 1981 to start his career with a 10-0 record as the Expos beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2.

1998 For the first time in the 124-year history of the Kentucky Derby, a redraw is ordered during the post position draw. Churchill Downs officials allowed ESPN to control the announcing of the draw. Commentator Chris Lincoln called the No. 15 pill twice while picking the draft order for post positions.

2000 Lennox Lewis knocks down Michael Grant three times in the first round and knocks him out at 2:53 of the second at Madison Square Garden in New York to retain his WBC and IBF heavyweight titles. The combined weight of 497 pounds made it the heaviest title fight ever.

2003 Indiana outscores Boston 5-0 in overtime for a 93-88 victory, cutting the Celtics first-round series lead to 3-2. It s the first overtime shutout in NBA playoff history.

2005 In the first matchup between 300-game winners in almost 18 years, the Cubs Greg Maddux outduels the Astros Roger Clemens in Chicago s 3-2.

2007 Colorado shortstop Troy Tulowitzki has an unassisted triple play in the seventh inning of the Rockies 9-7 win over Atlanta. It s the 13th unassisted triple play in major league history and the first since 2003.

2007 Phoenix guard Steve Nash has 23 assists, one shy of the NBA playoff record, to help Phoenix to a 113-100 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers.



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