Sports agate — May 18, 2017

Published May 18, 2017 at 4:00pm

BASEBALL

West Canada Valley 15,
Westmoreland 8

WCV 012 040 8 — 15 11 2

Westmoreland 000 005 3 — 8 8 6

L: Hurley. 2B: Westmoreland, Fedor, Bowen. RBI: Westmoreland, Drake 2, Matteson 2, Mirasola, Rothdiener, Sweeney.

Holland Patent 3, Adirondack 2

Adirondack 000 110 0 — 2 3 2

HP 100 020 X — 3 8 4

W: Beer. L: Gaylord. 2B: HP, Palmer. 3B: ADK, Martin. RBI: HP, Stalker, Palmer Sobel.

Remsen 9, New York Mills 1

NYM 001 000 0 — 1 1 4

Remsen 310 203 X — 9 7 0

W: Murray. L: Maciol. 2B: Remsen, Murray.

GOLF

Boys

At Newport Golf Course

WCV 191, Holland Patent 202

WCV medalist: Woods, 41.

HP medalist: Zielenski, 44.

At Twin Ponds

NYM 190, Oriskany 206

NYM medalist: Soja, 37.

Oriskany medalist: Lucianatelli, 49.

SOFTBALL

Oneida 18, Proctor 1

Proctor 000 01 — 1 5 5

Oneida (11)43 0X — 18 13 0

W: Chesebro. L: Bolinski. 2B: Oneida, White. 3B: Proctor, Wadley. HR: Oneida, Shlotzhauer 2, Chesebro. RBI: Oneida, Shlotzhauer 10, Laureti 2, White 2, Chesebro, Carroll.

VVS 4, CVA 2

CVA 000 100 1 — 2 4 3

VVS 200 011 X — 4 6 0

W: Penoyer. L: Lindig. 2B: VVS, Oliver. RBI: VVS, Burback 2, Penoyer, Oliver; CVA, Lindig, Thorp

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WCV 6, Westmoreland 0

WCV 010 050 0 — 6 10 5

Westmoreland 000 000 0 — 0 2 1

W: Conte. L: Ricci. 2B: WCV, Zaino; Westmoreland, DePietro, I. Ricci.

NBA Playoffs

Conference Finals

Best-of-7

Tuesday

Golden State 136, San Antonio 100, Golden State leads series 2-0

Wednesday

Cleveland 117, Boston 104, Cleveland leads series 1-0

Friday

Cleveland at Boston, 8:30

Saturday

Golden State at San Antonio, 9

WNBA

Wednesday’s Games

Phoenix 85, Indiana 62

Thursday’s Games

Minnesota at New York, 7

Friday’s Games

Phoenix at San Antonio, 8

Atlanta at Chicago, 8:30

Washington at Los Angeles, 10:30

NHL Playoffs

Conference Finals

Best-of-7

Tuesday

Nashville 2, Anaheim 1, Nashville leads series 2-1

Wednesday

Ottawa 5, Pittsburgh 1, Ottawa leads series 2-1

Thursday

Anaheim at Nashville, 8

Friday

Pittsburgh at Ottawa, 8

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MINOR HOCKEY

AHL Playoffs

Division Finals

Best-of-7

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

Wednesday, May 17: Providence 4, Hershey 2; Providence wins series 4-3

North Division

Wednesday, May 17: Syracuse 6, Toronto 3; Syracuse wins series 4-3

Western Conference

Central Division

Saturday, May 13: Grand Rapids 5, Chicago 2; Grand Rapids wins series 4-1

Pacific Division

Saturday, May 13: San Jose 2, San Diego 0; San Jose wins series 4-1

Conference Finals

Best-of-7

Eastern Conference

Providence vs. Syracuse

Schedule TBD

Western Conference

San Jose vs. Grand Rapids

Saturday, May 20: Grand Rapids at San Jose, 9

Sunday, May 21: Grand Rapids at San Jose, 8

Home team in caps

BASEBALL

Favorite Odds Underdog

National League

Washington 51/2-61/2 PITTS

CHICAGO CUBS 81/2-91/2 Cincinnati

SAN DIEGO Even-6 Milwaukee

LA DODGERS 71/2-81/2 Miami

American League

Baltimore Even-6 DETROIT

KANSAS CITY Even-6 Yankees

OAKLAND Even-6 Boston

SEATTLE 71/2-81/2 White Sox

Interleague

MINNESOTA Even-6 Colorado

Toronto Even-6 ATLANTA

TEXAS 7-8 Philadelphia

PRO BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Saturday

Western Conference Finals

Golden State 61/2 S.ANTONIO

HOCKEY

Favorite Goals Underdog

Stanley Cup Playoffs

Western Conference Finals

NASHVILLE Even-1/2 Anaheim

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BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Recalled RHP Stefan Crichton from Norfolk (IL). Designated C Francisco Pena for assignment. Recalled RHP Miguel Castro from Bowie (EL). Optioned LHP Donnie Hart to Norfolk.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Designated RHP Carlos Frias for assignment.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Recalled OF Boog Powell and RHP Casey Lawrence from Tacoma (PCL). Optioned RHP Chase De Jong to Tacoma.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Placed 3B Adonis Garcia on the 10-day DL. Recalled INF Johan Camargo from Gwinnett (IL).

CHICAGO CUBS — Recalled RHP Pierce Johnson from Iowa (PCL). Optioned INF Jeimer Candelario to Iowa.

CINCINNATI REDS — Claimed 1B/OF Peter O’Brien off waivers from Kansas City at optioned him to Louisville (IL). Transferred LHP Brandon Finnegan to the 60-day DL.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Optioned LHP Grant Dayton to Oklahoma City (PCL). Reinstated LHP Rich Hill from the 10-day DL. Sent 1B Adrian Gonzalez to Rancho Cucamonga (Cal) for a rehab assignment.

MIAMI MARLINS — Optioned RHP Tom Koehler to New Orleans (PCL). Placed RHP Junichi Tazawa on the 10-day DL, retroactive to May 16. Designated SS Mike Aviles for assignment. Recalled RHPs Odrisamer Despaigne and Brian Ellington from New Orleans.

NEW YORK METS — Optioned OF Brandon Nimmo to Las Vegas (PCL).

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Placed OF Gregory Polanco on the 10-day DL, retroactive to May 15. Recalled OF Danny Ortiz from Indianapolis (IL).

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Optioned RHP John Gant to Memphis (PCL). Sent OF Stephen Piscotty to Springfield (TL) for a rehab assignment.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Placed RHP Trevor Cahill on the 10-day DL, retroactive to May 14. Recalled RHP Kevin Quackenbush from El Paso (PCL).

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Optioned INF Kelby Tomlinson to Sacramento (PCL). Reinstated RHP Mark Melancon from the 10-day DL. Sent OF Aaron Hill to San Jose (Cal) for a rehab assignment.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Recalled LHP Matt Grace from Syracuse (IL). Placed RHP Joe Blanton on the 10-day DL.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed LB Mikey Bart. Waived DT Collin Bevins.

ATLANTA FALCONS — Signed C-G Cornelius Edison. Waived WR Reginald Davis III.

BUFFALO BILLS — Named Malik Boyd pro personnel director.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Waived DB Donte Carey. Signed PK Zane Gonzalez and DB Jason McCourty.

DALLAS COWBOYS — Signed G Dan Skipper.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed RB Marlon Mack.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Signed RB Leonard Fournette to a four-year contract.

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS — Signed S Rayshawn Jenkins to a four-year contract. Signed P Toby Baker. Waived OT Mason Zandi.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Waived DT Toby Johnson, Signed DT Will Sutton.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Released TE Rob Housler.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — Agreed to terms with RB LeGarrette Blount on a one-year contract.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS — Signed WR Juju Smith-Schuster to a four-year contract and QB Bart Houston and WR Canaan Severin. Released QB Nick Schuessler and LB Akil Blount.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Announced the retirement of WR Andrew Johnson. Signed DL Ike Igbinosun.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Released DBs Brendan Morgan and Terrance Parks.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS — Signed D Josh Mahura to a three-year contract.

NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Signed D Andrew O’Brien to a one-year, two-way contract.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

MLS — Fined New York M Sacha Kljestan an undisclosed amount for hands to the face, head or neck of an opponent during a May 14 match against the LA Galaxy.

COLLEGE

ARIZONA STATE — Named Natesh Rao senior associate athletics director.

BYU — Announced F Eric Mika will remain in the NBA draft and hire an agent.

CENTENARY — Announced the resignation of men’s basketball coach Adam Walsh.

FLAGLER — Named Cullen Fridley director of sports medicine.

NOTRE DAME — Fired men’s golf coach Jim Kubinski.

PURDUE — Senior men’s basketball C Isaac Haas has withdrawn from the NBA draft.

SAINT LEO — Announced the resignation of women’s lacrosse coach Lesley Graham.

SHENANDOAH — Named Adam Walsh men’s basketball coach.

SIU EDWARDSVILLE — Named Todd Schultze associate head women’s basketball coach.

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA — Announced the resignation of Zenon Babraj, women’s rowing head coach and director of rowing.

TENNESSEE — Announced the resignation of baseball coach Dave Serrano, effective at the end of the season.