Sports agate — June 19, 2018

Published Jun 19, 2018 at 4:00pm

College World Series

Omaha, Neb.

All Times EDT

(Double Elimination)

Monday

Oregon State 14, Washington 5, Washington eliminated

North Carolina (44-18) vs. Mississippi State (38-27), ppd., weather

Tuesday

Game 6 — North Carolina (44-18) vs. Mississippi State (38-27), 11 a.m.

Game 7 — Texas (42-22), vs. Florida (47-20), 3

Game 8 — Arkansas (45-19) vs. Texas Tech (45-18) , 7

Wednesday

Game 9 — Oregon State (50-11-1) vs. Game 6 loser, 7

Thursday

Game 10 — Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 loser, 8

Friday

Game 11 — Game 6 winner vs. Game 9 winner, 3

Game 12 — Game 8 winner vs. Game 10 winner, 8

Saturday

x-Game 13 — Game 6 winner vs. Game 9 winner, 3

x-Game 14 — Game 8 winner vs. Game 10 winner, 8

Championship Series

Best-of-3

Monday, June 25: Pairings TBD, 7

Tuesday, June 26: Pairings TBD, 7

x-Wednesday, June 27: Pairings TBD, 7

World Cup

First Round

Group A

W T L GF GA Pts

Russia 1 0 0 5 0 3

Uruguay 1 0 0 1 0 3

Egypt 0 0 1 0 1 0

Saudi Arabia 0 0 1 0 5 0

Tuesday

At St. Petersburg, Russia

Russia vs. Egypt, 2

Wednesday

At Rostov-on-Don, Russia

Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia, 11 a.m.

Monday, June 25

At Samara, Russia

Uruguay vs. Russia, 10 a.m.

At Volgograd, Russia

Saudi Arabia vs. Egypt, 10 a.m.

Group B

W T L GF GA Pts

Iran 1 0 0 1 0 3

Portugal 0 1 0 3 3 1

Spain 0 1 0 3 3 1

Morocco 0 0 1 0 1 0

Wednesday

At Moscow

Portugal vs. Morocco, 8 a.m.

At Kazan, Russia

Iran vs. Spain, 2

Monday, June 25

At Kalinigrad, Russia

Spain vs. Morocco, 2

At Saransk, Russia

Iran vs. Portugal, 2

Group C

W T L GF GA Pts

France 1 0 0 2 1 3

Denmark 1 0 0 1 0 3

Australia 0 0 1 1 2 0

Peru 0 0 1 0 1 0

Thursday, June 21

At Samara, Russia

Denmark vs. Australia, 8 a.m.

At Yekaterinburg, Russia

France at Peru, 11 a.m.

Tuesday, June 26

At Sochi, Russia

Australia vs. Peru, 10 a.m.

At Moscow

Denmark vs. France, 10 a.m.

Group D

W T L GF GA Pts

Croatia 1 0 0 2 0 3

Argentina 0 1 0 1 1 1

Iceland 0 1 0 1 1 1

Nigeria 0 0 1 0 2 0

Thursday, June 21

At Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Argentina vs. Croatia, 2

Volgograd, Russia

Nigeria vs. Iceland, 11 a.m.

Tuesday, June 26

At St. Petersburg, Russia

Nigeria vs. Argentina, 2

At Rostov-on-Don, Russia

Iceland vs. Croatia, 2

Group E

W T L GF GA Pts

Serbia 1 0 0 1 0 3

Brazil 0 1 0 1 1 1

Switzerland 0 1 0 1 1 1

Costa Rica 0 0 1 0 1 0

Friday, June 22

At St. Petersburg, Russia

Brazil vs. Costa Rica, 8 a.m.

At Kalinigrad, Russia

Serbia vs. Switzerland, 2

Wednesday, June 27

At Moscow

Serbia vs. Brazil, 2

At Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Switzerland vs. Costa Rica, 2

Group F

W T L GF GA Pts

Mexico 1 0 0 1 0 3

Sweden 1 0 0 1 0 3

Germany 0 0 1 0 1 0

South Korea 0 0 1 0 1 0

Saturday, June 23

At Rostov-on-Don, Russia

South Korea vs. Mexico, 11 a.m.

At Sochi, Russia

Germany vs. Sweden, 2

Wednesday, June 27

At Kazan, Russia

South Korea vs. Germany, 10 a.m.

At Yekaterinburg, Russia

Mexico vs. Sweden, 10 a.m.

Group G

W T L GF GA Pts

Belgium 1 0 0 3 0 3

England 1 0 0 2 1 3

Tunisia 0 0 1 1 2 0

Panama 0 0 1 0 3 0

Monday, June 18

At Sochi, Russia

Belgium 3, Panama 0

At Volgograd, Russia

England 2, Tunisia 1

Saturday, June 23

At Moscow

Belgium vs. Tunisia, 8 a.m.

Sunday, June 24

At Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

England vs. Panama, 8 a.m.

Thursday, June 28

At Saransk, Russia

Panama vs. Tunisia, 2

At Kalinigrad, Russia

England vs. Belgium, 2

Group H

W T L GF GA Pts

Colombia 0 0 0 0 0 0

Japan 0 0 0 0 0 0

Poland 0 0 0 0 0 0

Senegal 0 0 0 0 0 0

Tuesday, June 19

At Saransk, Russia

Colombia vs. Japan, 8 a.m.

At Moscow

Poland vs. Senegal, 11 a.m.

Sunday, June 24

At Yekaterinburg, Russia

Japan vs. Senegal, 11 a.m.

At Kazan, Russia

Poland vs. Colombia, 2

Thursday, June 28

At Volgograd, Russia

Japan vs. Poland, 10 a.m.

At Samara, Russia

Senegal vs. Colombia, 10 a.m.

PGA Tour Statistics

FedEx Cup Season Points

1, Dustin Johnson, 2,012.777. 2, Justin Thomas, 1,980.993. 3, Justin Rose, 1,743.239. 4, Jason Day, 1,542.748. 5, Bryson DeChambeau, 1,503.033. 6, Patrick Reed, 1,491.011. 7, Phil Mickelson, 1,463.938. 8, Patton Kizzire, 1,335.000. 9, Webb Simpson, 1,307.204. 10, Bubba Watson, 1,301.593.

Scoring Average

1, Dustin Johnson, 68.602. 2, Justin Rose, 69.165. 3, Henrik Stenson, 69.296. 4, Justin Thomas, 69.303. 5, Webb Simpson, 69.352. 6, Tommy Fleetwood, 69.495. 7, Steve Stricker, 69.631. 8, Paul Casey, 69.646. 9, Brooks Koepka, 69.689. 10, Rickie Fowler, 69.811.

Driving Distance

1, Trey Mullinax, 317.9. 2, Tony Finau, 314.9. 3, Rory McIlroy, 314.8. 4, Luke List, 314.5. 5, Gary Woodland, 313.4. 6, Bubba Watson, 313.1. 7, Tom Lovelady, 312.9. 8, Justin Thomas, 311.2. 9, Keith Mitchell, 311.1. 10, Dustin Johnson, 311.0.

Driving Accuracy Percentage

1, Henrik Stenson, 78.27%. 2, Ryan Armour, 73.95%. 3, Matthew Fitzpatrick, 72.82%. 4 (tie), Chez Reavie and Ryan Moore, 71.78%. 6, Brian Stuard, 71.74%. 7, Kyle Stanley, 71.72%. 8, K.J. Choi, 70.81%. 9, Jim Furyk, 70.67%. 10, Emiliano Grillo, 69.91%.

Greens in Regulation Percentage

1, Henrik Stenson, 73.69%. 2, Jordan Spieth, 71.53%. 3, Kevin Streelman, 71.11%. 4, Adam Scott, 71.09%. 5 (tie), Kyle Stanley and Andrew Putnam, 70.83%. 7, Gary Woodland, 70.51%. 8, C.T. Pan, 70.34%. 9, Sam Ryder, 70.33%. 10, Russell Knox, 70.32%.

Total Driving

1, Tommy Fleetwood, 48. 2, Gary Woodland, 65. 3, Keegan Bradley, 69. 4, Justin Rose, 78. 5, Hideki Matsuyama, 89. 6, Bronson Burgoon, 90. 7, Adam Scott, 95. 8, Hudson Swafford, 96. 9 (tie), Alex Noren and Byeong Hun An, 102..

Birdie Average

1, Dustin Johnson, 4.66. 2, Jon Rahm, 4.64. 3, Justin Rose, 4.59. 4, Phil Mickelson, 4.56. 5, Justin Thomas, 4.33. 6, Jordan Spieth, 4.29. 7, Chesson Hadley, 4.22. 8, Jason Day, 4.18. 9, Aaron Wise, 4.13. 10, 2 tied with 4.12.

Eagles (Holes per)

1 (tie), Dustin Johnson and Justin Thomas, 72.0. 3, Rafa Cabrera Bello, 84.0. 4, Sam Burns, 90.0. 5, Tony Finau, 93.0. 6, Kiradech Aphibarnrat, 96.0. 7, Conrad Shindler, 97.7. 8, Brandon Harkins, 101.1. 9, Kevin Na, 104.0. 10, Hudson Swafford, 106.0.

Sand Save Percentage

1, Jason Day, 65.88%. 2, Louis Oosthuizen, 64.56%. 3, Ben Crane, 64.20%. 4, Rob Oppenheim, 63.29%. 5, Phil Mickelson, 62.50%. 6, Justin Rose, 62.07%. 7, Seamus Power, 61.86%. 8, Webb Simpson, 61.46%. 9, Rory Sabbatini, 61.11%. 10, Whee Kim, 60.83%.

All-Around Ranking

1, Dustin Johnson, 195. 2, Justin Thomas, 233. 3, Rickie Fowler, 281. 4, Justin Rose, 282. 5, Tommy Fleetwood, 285. 6, Jon Rahm, 339. 7, Tony Finau, 392. 8, Hideki Matsuyama, 412. 9, Paul Casey, 414. 10, Jason Day, 419.

WNBA

Eastern Conference

W L Pct GB

Connecticut 7 4 .636 —

Atlanta 6 5 .545 1

Washington 6 5 .545 1

New York 3 6 .333 3

Chicago 3 7 .300 3.5

Indiana 1 10 .091 6

Western Conference

W L Pct GB

Phoenix 10 3 .769 —

Los Angeles 8 2 .800 .5

Seattle 8 3 .727 1

Dallas 5 4 .556 3

Minnesota 4 6 .400 4.5

Las Vegas 3 9 .250 6.5

Monday’s Games

No games scheduled

Tuesday’s Games

Atlanta at New York, 7

Chicago at Washington, 7

Dallas at Minnesota, 8

Las Vegas at Seattle, 10

Indiana at Los Angeles, 10:30

Wednesday’s Games

No games scheduled

Home team in caps

BASEBALL

Favorite Odds Underdog

National League

PITTSBURGH Even-6 Milwaukee

PHILA 51/2-61/2 St. Louis

CHICAGO CUBS 6-7 LA Dodgers

COLORADO 61/2-71/2 NY Mets

SAN FRANCISCO 7-8 Miami

American League

NY YANKEES 7-8 Seattle

CLEVELAND 9-10 White Sox

HOUSTON 11-13 Tampa Bay

Boston 7-8 MINN

Texas 51/2-61/2 KAN. CITY

Interleague

WASHINGTON 11-13 Baltimore

Atlanta Even-6 TORONTO

CINCINNATI 51/2-61/2 Detroit

LA ANGELS 51/2-61/2 Arizona

SAN DIEGO Even-6 Oakland

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BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Signed INF Zack McLeod; 1B Ian Evans; Cs Jared Denning and Matt Beaird; OFs Trey Whitley, Trey Truitt and Andrew Jayne; LHPs Jason Montville, Kevin Magee and Cody Hacker; and RHPs Jake Zebron, Jayvien Sandridge, Parker McFadden, Dallas Litscher, Tyler Joyner and Andrew Ciolli to minor league contracts.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Activated 1B Yonder Alonso from the family medical emergency list. Optioned OF Greg Allen to Columbus (IL). Signed LHP Marc Rzepczynski to a minor league contract and assigned him to the Columbus. Announced OF Melky Cabrera cleared outright waivers and elected free agency.

HOUSTON ASTROS — Promoted Jeff Luhnow to president of baseball operations and general manager and signed him to a contract extension through the 2023 season.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Acquired INF Kelvin Gutierrez, OF Blake Perkins and RHP Yohanse Morel from Washington for RHP Kelvin Herrera. Optioned Gutierrez to Northwest Arkansas (Texas). Assigned Perkins to Wilmington (Carolina) and Morel to Surprise Royals (Arizona).

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Optioned OF Jabari Blash to Salt Lake (PCL). Reinstated OF Kole Calhoun from the 10-day DL.

MINNESOTA TWINS — Signed 1B Gabe Snyder, OFs Tyler Webb and Willie Joe Garry Jr. and RHPs Dylan Stowell and Tanner Howell to minor league contracts.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Recalled OF Clint Frazier from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Optioned INF Ronald Torreyes to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Signed RHP Derek Craft and OF Bryant Arrieche to minor league contracts. Recalled RHP Giovanny Gallegos from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre as the “26th man” and returned him to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Named Adam Buckfelder vice president of finance.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Activated RHP Juan Nicasio and C Chris Herrmann from the 10-day DL. Optioned RHP Rob Whalen and C David Freitas to Tacoma (PCL).

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Signed 3B Kaleo Johnson and OF Nick Schnell to minor league contracts.

TEXAS RANGERS — Activated SS Elvis Andrus from 60-day DL. Recalled RHP Ricardo Rodríguez from Round Rock (PCL). Optioned C Jose Trevino optioned to Frisco (TL). Designated RHP Deck McGuire for assignment.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Signed OF Gabriel Rodriguez, LHP Victor Cavalieri, C Logan Brown, 2B Trey Harris, 3B CJ Alexander and Ray Hernandez and RHPs Luke Jackson, William Woods and Alex Camacho to minor league contracts.

CHICAGO CUBS — Placed LHP Brian Duensing on the bereavement list. Recalled LHP Rob Zastryzny from Iowa (PCL).

MIAMI MARLINS — Signed RHPs C.J. Carter, Cam Baird and Jameson McGrane to minor league contracts.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Signed LHP Michael Mediavilla, OF Micah Bello, Cs Kekai Rios and Caleb Marquez and RHPs Peter Strzelecki, Luis Gonzalez and Justin Jarvis to minor league contracts.

NEW YORK METS — Optioned RHP Jacob Rhame to Las Vegas (PCL). Reinstated RHP Jeurys Familia from the 10-day DL.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Optioned RHP Hector Neris to Lehigh Valley (IL). Recalled LHP Austin Davis from Lehigh Valley.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Reinstated RHP Richard Rodríguez from the 10-day DL. Optioned RHP Dovydas Neverauskas and C Jacob Stallings to Indianapolis (IL). Recalled INF-OF José Osuna from Indianapolis.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Sent C Austin Hedges to El Paso (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Placed INF Brandon Crawford on the paternity list. Recalled INF Kelby Tomlinson from Sacramento (PCL).

wFOOTBALL

National Football League

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed WR D.J. Moore.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Signed OL Travis Bond, DL Rakim Cox and OL Kelvin Palmer. Activated DB Aaron Grymes from the suspended list.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed QB Mitchell Gale to the practice roster.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS — Signed G Kevin Boyle to a two-year, two-way contract extension through the 2019-20 season.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Re-signed G Eddie Pasquale to a one-year, two-way contract.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Announced the resignation of coach Barry Trotz.

American Hockey League

GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS — Re-signed Fs Turner Elson and Dominik Shine to one-year contracts.

ECHL

IDAHO STEELHEADS — Agreed to terms with F Steve McParland on a one-year contract.

WORCESTER RAILERS — Signed F Barry Almeida to a one-year contract.

LACROSSE

National Lacrosse League

VANCOUVER STEALTH — Announced the team was purchased by Canucks Sports & Entertainment.

COLLEGE

CHARLESTON SOUTHERN — Announced the resignation of women’s tennis coach Mike Baker.

CHARLOTTE — Named Chris Fuller deputy athletic director for external affairs.

FLORIDA STATE — Announced the retirement of baseball coach Mike Martin, effective at the end of the 2019 season.

IOWA STATE — Named James Kane men’s assistant basketball coach.

NEW MEXICO — Named Sarah Works director of player development for men’s basketball.

NYU — Named Nettie Respondek women’s assistant basketball coach.