Sports agate — June 12, 2018

Published Jun 12, 2018 at 4:00pm

District V American
Legion Baseball

Smith Post 8, Clonan Post 0

Clonan 000 000 0 — 0 4 4

Smith 060 020 X — 8 5 3

W: Clark. L: Owens. RBI: Smith, Taylor 4, Brawdy 2, Donnelly, Brown, Mecca.

Helmuth-Ingalls 2, Adrean Post 1

Adrean 100 000 00 — 1 5 0

Helmuth-Ingalls 000 001 01 — 2 8 0

W: Matteson. RBI: Helmuth-Ingalls, Dobrzenski, Batson.

New York Collegiate
Baseball League

Rome 7, Syracuse Spartans 7;
8 innings, Game 1

Syracuse 103 010 01 — 6 11 1

Rome 000 500 02 — 7 8 4

W: Gamelin. L: Martin. 2B: Syracuse, Rodriguez, Pedone; Rome, Baker, Bramanti. RBI: Syracuse, Miceli 3, Pietschmann 2, Shirley; Rome, Atiles 2, Miller, Kenny, Baker, Bramanti.

Syracuse 3, Rome 1; Game 2

Syracuse 001 000 2 — 3 4 0

Rome 000 001 0 — 1 3 0

W: Devine. L: Modica. S: Kaestle. 2B: Syracuse, Mesagno; Rome. Bramanti. RBI: Syracuse, Mesagno 3; Rome, Bramanti.

Cortland 9, Sherrill 8

Cortland 011 123 100 — 9 11 3

Sherrill 101 010 320 — 8 13 6

W: Doherty. L: Cooper. S: Triesler. 2B: Cortland, Cieszko; Sherrill, Doherty. HR: Sherrill, Reece Armitage, Roden, Turco. RBI: Cortland, Hunter 2, Babcock 2, Creazzola, Laviosa; Sherrill, Roden 2, Turco 2, R. Armitage 2, Reece Armitage.

AHL Playoffs

Calder Cup Finals

Best-of-7

Toronto 3, Texas 2

Saturday, June 2: Toronto 6, Texas 5

Sunday, June 3: Texas 2, Toronto 1

Tuesday, June 5: Toronto 2, Texas 1

Thursday, June 7: Texas 3, Toronto 2

Saturday, June 9: Toronto 6, Texas 2

Tuesday, June 12: Texas at Toronto, 7 p.m.

x-Thursday, June 14: Texas at Toronto, 7 p.m.

x-if necessary

PGA Tour Statistics

Through June 10

FedEx Cup Season Points

1, Justin Thomas, 1,949.208. 2, Dustin Johnson, 1,802.777. 3, Justin Rose, 1,663.739. 4, Jason Day, 1,542.748. 5, Bryson DeChambeau, 1,471.248. 6, Phil Mickelson, 1,455.155. 7, Patrick Reed, 1,341.011. 8, Patton Kizzire, 1,335.000. 9, Bubba Watson, 1,301.593. 10, Jon Rahm, 1,244.168.

Scoring Average

1, Dustin Johnson, 68.827. 2, Justin Rose, 69.346. 3, Justin Thomas, 69.362. 4, Webb Simpson, 69.512. 5, Henrik Stenson, 69.589. 6, Jason Day, 69.757. 7, Paul Casey, 69.808. 8, Steve Stricker, 69.827. 9, Phil Mickelson, 69.904. 10, Jon Rahm, 69.930.

Driving Distance

1, Trey Mullinax, 318.4. 2, Tony Finau, 315.3. 3, Rory McIlroy, 314.7. 4, Luke List, 314.6. 5, Gary Woodland, 313.3. 6, Tom Lovelady, 312.9. 7, Bubba Watson, 312.7. 8, Justin Thomas, 311.3. 9, Keith Mitchell, 311.1. 10, Dustin Johnson, 310.8.

Driving Accuracy Percentage

1, Henrik Stenson, 77.99%. 2, Ryan Armour, 73.95%. 3, Ryan Moore, 71.78%. 4, Kyle Stanley, 71.59%. 5, Chez Reavie, 71.56%. 6, Brian Stuard, 71.44%. 7, Colt Knost, 70.91%. 8, K.J. Choi, 70.81%. 9, Jim Furyk, 70.56%. 10, Emiliano Grillo, 69.53%.

Greens in Regulation Percentage

1, Henrik Stenson, 75.00%. 2, Jordan Spieth, 71.98%. 3, Adam Scott, 71.90%. 4, Kyle Stanley, 71.67%. 5, Gary Woodland, 71.35%. 6, Kevin Streelman, 71.11%. 7, Russell Knox, 71.04%. 8, Andrew Putnam, 70.83%. 9, Rafa Cabrera Bello, 70.76%. 10, Brendan Steele, 70.60%.

Total Driving

1, Tommy Fleetwood, 58. 2, Keegan Bradley, 63. 3, Gary Woodland, 74. 4, Bronson Burgoon, 83. 5 (tie), Justin Rose and Hudson Swafford, 90. 7, Adam Scott, 92. 8, Byeong Hun An, 97. 9, Sergio Garcia, 102. 10, Jason Day, 107.

SG-Putting

1, Jason Day, 1.190. 2, Phil Mickelson, 1.050. 3, Greg Chalmers, .790. 4, Sam Burns, .780. 5, Webb Simpson, .731. 6, Peter Malnati, .724. 7, Johnson Wagner, .718. 8, Kevin Kisner, .702. 9, Seamus Power, .695. 10, 2 tied with .626.

Birdie Average

1 (tie), Justin Rose and Jon Rahm, 4.83. 3, Dustin Johnson, 4.80. 4, Phil Mickelson, 4.74. 5, Justin Thomas, 4.50. 6 (tie), Jason Day and Jordan Spieth, 4.33. 8, Pat Perez, 4.30. 9, Chesson Hadley, 4.29. 10, Bryson DeChambeau, 4.24.

Eagles (Holes per)

1, Dustin Johnson, 65.5. 2, Justin Thomas, 66.5. 3, Rafa Cabrera Bello, 76.0. 4, Sam Burns, 79.7. 5, Kiradech Aphibarnrat, 84.0. 6, Tony Finau, 87.0. 7 (tie), Hideki Matsuyama and Conrad Shindler, 97.7. 9, Webb Simpson, 100.0. 10, Brandon Harkins, 101.1.

Sand Save Percentage

1, Phil Mickelson, 64.21%. 2, Ben Crane, 64.20%. 3, Louis Oosthuizen, 63.77%. 4, Jason Day, 63.64%. 5, Rob Oppenheim, 63.29%. 6, Justin Rose, 62.34%. 7, Seamus Power, 61.86%. 8, Brandt Snedeker, 61.54%. 9 (tie), Henrik Stenson and Rory Sabbatini, 61.11%.

All-Around Ranking

1, Justin Thomas, 226. 2, Dustin Johnson, 240. 3, Rickie Fowler, 265. 4, Justin Rose, 280. 5, Tommy Fleetwood, 289. 6, Jon Rahm, 331. 7, Paul Casey, 376. 8, Patrick Cantlay, 378. 9, Jason Day, 384. 10, Hideki Matsuyama, 386.

NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series

Points Leaders

1. Kyle Busch, 664. 2. Kevin Harvick, 589. 3. Joey Logano, 566. 4. Brad Keselowski, 514. 5. Clint Bowyer, 510. 6. Martin Truex Jr., 506. 7. Kurt Busch, 493. 8. Denny Hamlin, 468. 9. Ryan Blaney, 457. 10. Kyle Larson, 443.

11. Aric Almirola, 433. 12. Jimmie Johnson, 377. 13. Chase Elliott, 362. 14. Erik Jones, 346. 15. Alex Bowman, 331. 16. Ricky Stenhouse Jr., 327. 17. Paul Menard, 327. 18. Austin Dillon, 292. 19. Jamie McMurray, 283. 20. William Byron, 277.

WNBA

Eastern Conference

W L Pct GB

Connecticut 7 1 .875 —

Atlanta 5 3 .625 2

Washington 5 4 .556 2.5

New York 3 4 .429 3.5

Chicago 3 5 .375 4

Indiana 0 8 .000 7

Western Conference

W L Pct GB

Phoenix 7 3 .700 —

Los Angeles 5 2 .714 .5

Seattle 6 3 .667 .5

Dallas 4 3 .571 1.5

Minnesota 3 6 .333 3.5

Las Vegas 1 7 .125 5

Monday’s Games

No games scheduled

Tuesday’s Games

Las Vegas at Indiana, 7

Phoenix at Dallas, 8

Chicago at Seattle, 10

Atlanta at Los Angeles, 10:30

Wednesday’s Games

Las Vegas at New York, 7

Washington at Connecticut, 7

Home team in caps

BASEBALL

Favorite Odds Underdog

National League

PHILADELPHIA 7-8 Colorado

San Francisco Even-6 MIAMI

ATLANTA 61/2-71/2 NY Mets

MILWAUKEE Even-6 Chi Cubs

ST. LOUIS 9-11 San Diego

ARIZONA 6-7 Pittsburgh

American League

Boston 71/2-81/2 BALT

TAMPA BAY 51/2-61/2 Toronto

DETROIT Even-6 Minnesota

Cleveland 7-8 WHITE SOX

Houston 6-7 OAKLAND

SEATTLE 51/2-61/2 LA mAngels

Interleague

NY YANKEES 7-8 Washington

KANSAS CITY Even-6 Cincinnati

LA DODGERS 71/2-81/2 Texas

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BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Activated LHP Zach Britton from the 10-day DL. Placed RHP Pedro Araujo on the 10-day DL. Transferred OF Colby Rasmus to the 60-day DL.

BOSTON RED SOX — Activated OF Mookie Betts from the 10-day DL. Optioned 1B Sam Travis to Pawtucket (IL).

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Recalled C/OF Francisco Meja from Columbus (IL). Optioned RHP Evan Marshall to Columbus. Released RHP Matt Belisle from his minor league contract.

DETROIT TIGERS — Optioned RHP Zac Reininger to Toledo (IL).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Optioned RHP Trevor Oaks to Omaha (PCL).

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Optioned OF Michael Hermosillo to Salt Lake (PCL). Recalled OF Jabari Blash from Salt Lake.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Sent RHP Luis Cessa on a rehab assignment to Tampa (FSL).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Sent LHP Ryan Buchter on a rehab assignment to Stockton (Cal).

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Recalled SS Willy Adames from Durham (IL). Placed INF Daniel Robertson on the 10-day DL.

TEXAS RANGERS — Assigned SS Elvis Andrus to Frisco (TL) on a rehab assignment.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Activated RHP Preston Guilmet. Optioned LHP Tim Mayza to Buffalo (IL).

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Optioned 1B Christian Walker to Reno (PCL). Recalled RHP Braden Shipley from Reno.

CHICAGO CUBS — Selected the contract of RHP Anthony Bass from Iowa (PCL). Optioned RHP Cory Mazzoni to Iowa. Transferred RHP Eddie Butler to the 60-day DL.

CINCINNATI REDS — Sent RHP Homer Bailey on a rehab assignment to Louisville (IL).

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Reinstated 1B Eric Thames from the 10-day DL. Optioned RHP Brandon Woodruff to Colorado Springs (PCL).

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Agreed to terms with RHPs Aaron Shortridge, Michael Flynn, Brad Case and Logan Stoelke, LHP Zack Spears, OF Brett Kinneman and C Zac Susi.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Purchased the contract of RHP Daniel Poncedeleon from Memphis (PCL). Optioned 1B Luke Voit to Memphis. Agreed to terms with 3B Nolan Gorman and assigned him to Johnson City (Appalachian).

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Signed LHP Yhonson Rojas to a minor league contract.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

DETROIT PISTONS — Named Dwane Casey coach and agreed to terms with him on a five-year contract.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed S Travell Dixon. Waived-injured S Jonathan Owens.

BUFFALO BILLS — Named Keith Jennings BLESTO college scout.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed DT Joey Mbu.

NEW YORK GIANTS — Signed OT Jarron Jones and DB Kenneth Durden. Waived OT Tyler Howell.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Signed FB Pascal Lochard and DB Maurice McKnight. Released RB Chris Amoah.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

CALGARY FLAMES — Signed F Yasin Ehliz and D Marcus Hogstrom to two-way contracts.

TENNIS

COURT OF ARBITRATION FOR SPORT — Announced Sara Errani’s doping suspension was increased from two months to 10 months. Her original two-month ban was served from August to October 2017. That period will count toward her new 10-month suspension.

COLLEGE

NORTHWESTERN — Announced freshman QB Hunter Johnson is transferring from Clemson.

NYU — Named Dan Rickard, Danté Milligan and James Altman men’s assistant basketball coaches.

SAINT JOSEPH’S — Promoted Katie Kuester to women’s assistant basketball coach. Named Christina Foggie director of women’s basketball operations.