Sports agate — April 18, 2017

Published Apr 18, 2017 at 4:00pm

BASEBALL

VVS 20, Jamesville-DeWitt 4

VVS 218 702 0 — 20 19 1

J-D 002 010 1 — 4 10 4

W: C. VanDreason. L: Ortega. 2B: VVS, Moffett 3, Farina 2; J-D, Kretsch, French, Crawford. RBI: VVS, Moffett 4, Rotach 4, Farina 3, Nell 2, Roden 2, Miller, Musacchio; J-D, LaClair 2, Kretsch.

Frankfort-Schuyler 10,
Westmoreland 8

Westmoreland 301 004 0 — 8 7 2

F-S 102 250 X — 10 12 3

W: n/a. L: Matteson. 3B: Westmoreland, Bowen. RBI: Westmoreland, Bowen 2, Scalise 2, Fedor.

Camden 9, Holland Patent 3

Camden 003 240 0 — 9 5 0

HP 100 101 0 — 3 7 6

W: Lioni. L: Stalker. 2B: HP, Villenevue; Camden, Holliday. RBI: Camden, Holliday 2, Connor 2, Stace.

Whitesboro 5, Adirondack 3

WB 001 010 3 — 5 11 2

ADK 003 000 0 — 3 4 0

W: Cook. L: Gaylord. RBI: Adirondack, M. Martin, E. Martin.

KING PIN LANES

Franklin Hotel League

Wyatt Hasty and Merle Foster, 269 and 724. Evelyn Hluska, 703; Loreto Guiliano, 681; Ronald Cieslewitz, 678; Edwin Chang, 672; Robert Rieck, 669; Jason Burning, 664; Vincent Narolis, 643; James Young, 635; Donald Narrows II, 630; Thomas Hluska Jr., 629; James Neverette, 627; Kenneth Chang, 626; Paul Louis Jr., 624.

Crescent Girls League

Marie Rossi and Gail Cortese, 195 and 516.

NHL Playoffs

First Round

Best-of-7

Monday’s Games

Toronto 4, Washington 3, OT, Toronto lead series 2-1

Ottawa 4, Boston 3, OT, Ottawa lead series 2-1

Nashville 3, Chicago 2, OT, Nashville lead series 3-0

Anaheim 5, Calgary 4, OT, Anaheim lead series 3-0

Tuesday’s Games

Montreal at N.Y. Rangers, 7, Montreal leads series 2-1

Pittsburgh at Columbus, 7:30, Pittsburgh leads series 3-0

Edmonton at San Jose, 10, Edmonton leads series 2-1

Wednesday’s Games

Washington at Toronto, 7

Ottawa at Boston, 7:30

Minnesota at St. Louis, 9:30, St. Louis leads series 3-0

Anaheim at Calgary, 10

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MINOR HOCKEY

American Hockey League

Calder Cup Playoffs

Division Semifinals

Best-of-5

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

Thursday’s Games

W-B/Scranton at Providence, 7:05

Toronto at Albany, 7

Friday’s Games

Hershey at Lehigh Valley, 7:05

Syracuse at St. John’s, 7:30

Western Conference

Thursday’s Game

Chicago at Charlotte, 7

Friday’s Games

Chicago at Charlotte, 7:15

Milwaukee at Grand Rapids, 7

Stockton at San Jose, 7

Ontario at San Diego, 7

NBA Playoffs

First Round

Best-of-7

Sunday’s Games

Washington 114, Atlanta 107, Washington lead series 1-0

Golden State 121, Portland 109, Golden State lead series 1-0

Chicago 106, Boston 102, Chicago lead series 1-0

Houston 118, Oklahoma City 87, Houston lead series 1-0

Monday’s Games

Cleveland 117, Indiana 111, Cleveland lead series 2-0

San Antonio 96, Memphis 82, San Antonio lead series 2-0

Tuesday’s Games

Milwaukee at Toronto, 7, Milwaukee leads series 1-0

Chicago at Boston, 8

Utah at L.A. Clippers, 10:30, Utah lead series 1-0

Wednesday’s Games

Atlanta at Washington, 7

Oklahoma City at Houston, 8

Portland at Golden State, 10:30

PGA Tour Statistics

Through April 16

FedExCup Season Points

1, Dustin Johnson, 1,903.200. 2, Hideki Matsuyama, 1,821.834. 3, Justin Thomas, 1,793.293. 4, Jon Rahm, 1,361.433. 5, Adam Hadwin, 1,198.292. 6, Jordan Spieth, 1,104.213. 7, Pat Perez, 1,095.995. 8, Rickie Fowler, 1,068.983. 9, Justin Rose, 980.167. 10, Brendan Steele, 959.855.

Scoring Average

1, Rory McIlroy, 68.868. 2, Rickie Fowler, 68.992. 3, Sergio Garcia, 69.376. 4, Jordan Spieth, 69.425. 5, Justin Rose, 69.482. 6, Justin Thomas, 69.497. 7, Dustin Johnson, 69.649. 8, Thomas Pieters, 69.669. 9, Jon Rahm, 69.677. 10, Hideki Matsuyama, 69.717.

Driving Distance

1, Rory McIlroy, 318.8. 2, Dustin Johnson, 316.2. 3 (tie), Luke List and Andrew Loupe, 311.8. 5, Brandon Hagy, 310.8. 6, Brooks Koepka, 309.2. 7 (tie), Smylie Kaufman and Aaron Wise, 307.6. 9, Ryan Brehm, 306.6. 10, 2 tied with 306.5.

Driving Accuracy Percentage

1, Brian Stuard, 73.90%. 2, Steve Wheatcroft, 72.79%. 3, Francesco Molinari, 72.56%. 4, William McGirt, 71.76%. 5, Jim Furyk, 71.30%. 6, Zac Blair, 70.42%. 7, Martin Kaymer, 70.24%. 8, Jim Herman, 70.22%. 9, Russell Knox, 70.16%. 10, Boo Weekley, 70.00%.

Greens in Regulation Percentage

1, Dustin Johnson, 75.25%. 2, Martin Flores, 73.93%. 3, Jordan Spieth, 73.89%. 4 (tie), Lucas Glover and Kyle Stanley, 73.61%. 6, Sergio Garcia, 73.15%. 7, Tony Finau, 73.07%. 8, Greg Owen, 73.06%. 9, Cameron Percy, 72.96%. 10, D.A. Points, 72.82%.

Total Driving

1, Sergio Garcia, 42. 2, Rickie Fowler, 70. 3, Kyle Stanley, 77. 4, Bernd Wiesberger, 81. 5, Brendan Steele, 87. 6 (tie), Bubba Watson, Lucas Glover, Keegan Bradley and Russell Henley, 98. 10, Francesco Molinari, 100.

SG-Putting

1, Tyrrell Hatton, 1.194. 2, Michael Thompson, 1.023. 3, Gonzalo Fdez-Castano, .975. 4, Luke Donald, .931. 5, Matthew Fitzpatrick, .913. 6 (tie), Alex Noren

and Rickie Fowler, .784. 8, Russell Henley, .774. 9, Marc Leishman, .765. 10, Brian Gay, .753.

Birdie Average

1, Justin Thomas, 4.89. 2, Jordan Spieth, 4.80. 3, Dustin Johnson, 4.59. 4, Hideki Matsuyama, 4.53. 5, Rickie Fowler, 4.47. 6, Jon Rahm, 4.45. 7 (tie), Rory McIlroy and Anirban Lahiri, 4.44. 9, Justin Rose, 4.41. 10, Scott Piercy, 4.37.

Eagles (Holes per)

1, Aaron Wise, 60.0. 2, Martin Laird, 72.0. 3, Phil Mickelson, 81.0. 4, Justin Thomas, 85.5. 5, Wesley Bryan, 88.2. 6, Jon Rahm, 90.0. 7 (tie), Justin Rose and Rory McIlroy, 96.0. 9, Marc Leishman, 97.7. 10, 2 tied with 99.0.

Sand Save Percentage

1, Luke Donald, 79.25%. 2, Rickie Fowler, 74.00%. 3, Alex Noren, 71.43%. 4, Tim Wilkinson, 70.00%. 5, Jason Day, 68.97%. 6, Adam Hadwin, 68.75%. 7, Gary Woodland, 67.35%. 8, Seung-Yul Noh, 65.43%. 9, Webb Simpson, 64.29%. 10, David Hearn, 63.95%.

All-Around Ranking

1, Rickie Fowler, 211. 2, Hideki Matsuyama, 266. 3, Sergio Garcia, 301. 4, Justin Rose, 309. 5, Jon Rahm, 317. 6, Adam Hadwin, 319. 7, Rory McIlroy, 325. 8, Jordan Spieth, 329. 9, Justin Thomas, 353. 10, Francesco Molinari, 358.

Home team in caps

BASEBALL

Favorite Odds Underdog

National League

Washington 7-8 ATLANTA

NY METS 6-7 Philadelphia

CHICAGO CUBS 71/2-81/2 Milwaukee

ST. LOUIS 51/2-61/2 Pittsburgh

Arizona Even-6 SAN DIEGO

LA DODGERS 7-8 Colorado

American League

NY YANKEES 61/2-71/2 White Sox

TORONTO 61/2-71/2 Boston

Detroit Even-6 TAMPA

HOUSTON 61/2-71/2 LA Angels

Cleveland Even-6 MINNE

Texas Even-6 OAKLAND

Interleague

Baltimore 61/2-71/2 CINCIN

KANSAS CITY 51/2-61/2 San Fran

Miami Even-6 SEATTLE

BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

NBA Playoffs

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of Seven Series

Milwaukee leads series 1-0

TORONTO 71/2 Milwaukee

Chicago leads series 1-0

BOSTON 7 Chicago

Utah leads series 1-0

LA CLIPPERS 81/2 Utah

Wednesday

Washington leads series 1-0

WASHINGTON 51/2 Atlanta

Houston leads series 1-0

HOUSTON 71/2 Okla City

Golden State leads series 1-0

GOLDEN ST 15 Portland

HOCKEY

Favorite Goals Underdog

Stanley Cup Playoffs

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of Seven Series

Montreal leads series 2-1

NY RANGERS Even-1/2 Montreal

Pittsburgh leads series 3-0

COLUMBUS Even-1/2 Pittsburgh

Edmonton leads series 2-1

SAN JOSE Even-1/2 Edmonton

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BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Placed LHP Eduardo Rodriguez on paternity leave. Recalled RHP Ben Taylor from Pawtucket (IL).

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Reinstated OF Melky Cabrera from paternity leave. Optioned OF Willy Garcia to Charlotte (IL).

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Acquired RHP Parker Bridwell from Baltimore Orioles for cash considerations or a player to named and optioned him to Mobile (SL). Transferred RHP Huston Street to the 60-day DL.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Traded RHP Johnny Barbato to Pittsburgh for a player to be named or cash.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Placed RHP Kendall Graveman on the 10-day DL. Recalled C Bruce Maxwell from Nashville (PCL).

SEATTLE MARINERS — Sent RHP Steve Cishek to Arkansas (TL) for a rehab assignment.

TEXAS RANGERS — Recalled RHP Keone Kela from Round Rock (PCL). Placed RHP Sam Dyson on the 10-day DL.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Activated RHP Carl Edwards Jr. off of the bereavement list. Placed INF Tommy La Stella on the bereavement list.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Placed LHP Rich Hill on the 10-day DL. Recalled INF/OF Rob Segedin from Oklahoma City (PCL).

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Optioned RHP Johnny Barbato to Indianapolis (IL).

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Sent RHP Carter Capps to El Paso (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

BASKETBALL

Women’s National Basketball Association

INDIANA FEVER — Named Tamika Catchings director of player programs and franchise development.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed DT Kawann Short to a five-year contact.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed RB George Atkinson and DB Marcus Burley.

HOUSTON TEXANS — Signed WR Andre Johnson to a one-day contract.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Announced WR Quan Bray and TE Erik Swoope signed their tenders.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Signed FB Tommy Bohanon and WR Larry Pinkard.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Re-signed DL Denico Autry. Announced TE Gabe Holmes, G Denver Kirkland and WR Seth Roberts signed their exclusive rights contracts.

NEW YORK JETS — Re-signed LB Julian Stanford. Announced CB Marcus Williams signed his restricted free agent tender.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Announced CB Jude Adjei-Barimah, TE Cameron Brate, LB Adarius Glanton and WRs Adam Humphries and Freddie Martino signed their exclusive rights contracts and QB Ryan Griffin signed his restricted free agent contract.

TENNESSEE TITANS — Released CB Jason McCourty.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed RB Kendall Roberson, DB Brandon Alexander and LB George Stone.

HOCKEY

American Hockey League

AHL — Suspended Manitoba F Darren Kramer three games for his actions in an April 14 game at Cleveland and Rockford F Michael Latta one for his actions in an April 15 game against Iowa.

SAN DIEGO GULLS — Signed G Angus Redmond to amateur tryout agreement.

ECHL

ECHL — Suspended Kalamazoo’s Ben Wilson indefinitely and fined him an undisclosed amount for an incident that occurred during an April 15 game at Toledo. Suspended Manchester’s Tony Turgeon one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions in an April 15 game against Adirondack.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

LA GALAXY — Named Kevin Hartman director of the LA Galaxy girls’ academy.

SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES — Named Bruno Costa head of scouting.

COLLEGE

ALABAMA — Announced freshman F Braxton Key will enter the NBA draft and will not hire an agent.

KANSAS — Announced freshman F Josh Jackson will enter the NBA draft.

STANFORD — Named Lindy La Rocque women’s assistant basketball coach.

TULANE — Named Jana Woodson associate athletics director for external operations.

UAB — Junior F William Lee declared for the NBA draft.

UNLV — Named Desiree Reed-Francois athletic director.