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Forum and wire reports, Published August 18 2013

Scoreboard

Baseball

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Professional

Standings and schedule

American Association

Central Division

W L Pct. GB

Wichita 58 28 .674 —

Gary 48 37 .565 9½

Lincoln 47 40 .540 11½

Kansas City 36 51 .414 22½

Sioux City 31 56 .356 27½

North Division

W L Pct. GB

Fargo-Moorhead 55 32 .632 —

Winnipeg 46 40 .535 8½

St. Paul 44 42 .512 10½

Sioux Falls 37 50 .425 18

South Division

W L Pct. GB

Grand Prairie 46 41 .529 —

Laredo 46 41 .529 —

Amarillo 45 42 .517 1

El Paso 34 53 .391 12

Sunday

Winnipeg 3, Kansas City 1

Lincoln 4, Rockland 0

Gary 2, Sioux Falls 1

Wichita 3, Fargo-Moorhead 2

El Paso 9, Grand Prairie 6

Laredo 5, Amarillo 2, 10 innings

St. Paul 11, Sioux City 1

Today

Winnipeg at St. Paul, 7:05 p.m.

Tuesday

Wichita at Gary, 5:10 p.m., 1st game

Winnipeg at St. Paul, 7:05 p.m.

Amarillo at Grand Prairie, 7:05 p.m.

Fargo-Moorhead at Sioux Falls, 7:05 p.m.

Sioux City at Laredo, 7:30 p.m.

Wichita at Gary, 7:40 p.m., 2nd game

Lincoln at El Paso, 8:05 p.m.

American Legion

Pairings

World Series

At Shelby, N.C.

Sunday

9) Petaluma, Calif. 3, Burnsville, Minn. 1

10) Waipahu, Hawaii 12, Wilmington, N.C. 3

11) Brooklawn, N.J. vs. Gonzales, La., late

Today

12) Petaluma, Calif. vs. Game 11 loser, 4 p.m.

13) Waipahu, Hawaii vs. Game 11 winner, 7:30 p.m.

Babe Ruth

Pairings

13-year-old World Series

At Williston, N.D.

Saturday

El Segundo, Calif. 9, Coventry, R.I. 4

Niskayuna, N.Y. 12, Cambridge, Ohio 11

Weimar, Texas 4, Fargo 3

Lawrenceburg, Tenn. 7, Williston, N.D. 3

Sunday

El Segundo, Calif. 12, Weimar, Texas, 6

Cambridge, Ohio, 5, Lawrenceburg, Tenn. 4

Beaverton, Ore. 7, Fargo 3

Williston, N.D., 4, Grand Forks, 2

Today

El Segundo, Calif., vs. Beaverton, Ore., 11 a.m.

Grand Forks vs. Cambridge, Ohio, 1:30 p.m.

Coventry, R.I., vs. Weimar, Texas, 5:30 p.m.

Niskayuna, N.Y., vs. Lawrenceburg, Tenn., 8 p.m.

Little League

Pairings

Little League World Series

At South Williamsport, Pa.

Double Elimination

Saturday

San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico 4, Perth, Australia 0, Perth eliminated

Nashville, Tenn. 10, Corpus Christi, Texas 2, Corpus Christi eliminated

Ottawa, Ontario 4, Brno, Czech Republic 3, Brno eliminated

Urbandale, Iowa 6, Grosse Pointe, Mich. 5, Grosse Pointe eliminated

Sunday

Tijuana, Mexico 13, Aguadulce, Panama 0, 4 innings

Westport, Conn. 9, Sammamish, Wash. 7

Chula Vista, Calif. 15, Newark, Del. 3, 4 innings

Tokyo 3, Taoyuan, Taiwan 2

Today

Consolation – Perth, Australia vs. Corpus Christi, Texas, 11 a.m.

Game 17 – Taoyuan, Taiwan vs. San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico, 1 p.m.

Game 18 – Newark, Del. vs. Nashville, Tenn., 3 p.m.

Game 19 – Aguadulce, Panama vs. Ottawa, Ontario, 5 p.m.

Game 20 – Sammamish, Wash. vs. Urbandale, Iowa, 7 p.m.

Tuesday

Consolation – Brno, Czech Republic vs. Grosse Pointe, Mich., noon.

Game 21 – Game 17 winner vs. Game 19 winner, 3 p.m.

Game 22 – Game 18 winner vs. Game 20 winner, 7 p.m.

football

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Professional

Schedule

National Football League

Preseason

Saturday

Arizona 12, Dallas 7

Cincinnati 27, Tennessee 19

N.Y. Jets 37, Jacksonville 13

Green Bay 19, St. Louis 7

Houston 24, Miami 17

Seattle 40, Denver 10

Sunday

Indianapolis 20, N.Y. Giants 12

Today

Pittsburgh at Washington, 7 p.m.

Thursday

New England at Detroit, 6:30 p.m.

Carolina at Baltimore, 7 p.m.

Friday

Seattle at Green Bay, 7 p.m.

Chicago at Oakland, 9 p.m.

auto racing

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Professional

Results Sunday

NASCAR Sprint Cup-Pure Michigan 400

At Michigan International Speedway

Brooklyn, Mich.

(Start position in parentheses)

1. (1) Joey Logano, Ford, 200 laps, 136.3 rating, 48 points, $252,393.

2. (15) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 200, 119, 42, $180,731.

3. (2) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 200, 122.8, 42, $136,315.

4. (20) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 200, 98.9, 40, $143,486.

5. (11) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 200, 87.7, 39, $140,293.

6. (26) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 200, 89.2, 39, $123,399.

7. (31) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 200, 94.4, 37, $108,135.

8. (5) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 200, 101.2, 36, $106,135.

9. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 200, 109.6, 36, $105,435.

10. (19) Carl Edwards, Ford, 200, 98.5, 34, $127,110.

11. (6) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 200, 89, 33, $119,549.

12. (9) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 200, 112, 33, $139,151.

13. (21) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 200, 86, 31, $123,568.

14. (27) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 200, 71.7, 0, $131,510.

15. (12) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 200, 99.3, 29, $124,676.

16. (17) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 200, 77.5, 28, $119,535.

17. (13) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 200, 75, 27, $130,346.

18. (14) Aric Almirola, Ford, 200, 74.9, 26, $123,621.

19. (22) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 200, 67.2, 25, $132,621.

20. (8) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 200, 68.5, 25, $103,460.

21. (18) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 200, 66.7, 0, $85,660.

22. (29) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 200, 55.5, 22, $111,680.

23. (28) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 200, 52.9, 21, $85,010.

24. (24) David Ragan, Ford, 200, 57.9, 21, $110,868.

25. (33) Casey Mears, Ford, 200, 58.2, 20, $109,043.

26. (36) David Stremme, Toyota, 200, 46.1, 18, $98,093.

27. (4) Mark Martin, Toyota, 199, 80.7, 18, $96,835.

28. (38) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, 198, 47, 16, $102,718.

29. (34) Timmy Hill, Ford, 198, 43.2, 15, $89,932.

30. (42) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, 197, 40, 14, $81,785.

31. (10) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 197, 74, 13, $125,568.

32. (43) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 197, 37.5, 0, $80,060.

33. (39) Brendan Gaughan, Chevrolet, 196, 35.6, 0, $87,985.

34. (37) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, 192, 32.6, 0, $79,885.

35. (30) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 186, 47.4, 9, $87,735.

36. (7) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 171, 89, 9, $97,685.

37. (23) David Gilliland, Ford, engine, 165, 52.2, 8, $79,616.

38. (25) David Reutimann, Toyota, 153, 25.9, 6, $74,825.

39. (40) Josh Wise, Ford, vibration, 56, 36.3, 0, $70,825.

40. (3) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, engine, 54, 57.5, 5, $115,936.

41. (32) Scott Speed, Ford, vibration, 35, 31.7, 3, $62,825.

42. (41) Johnny Sauter, Ford, vibration, 34, 29.9, 0, $58,825.

43. (35) J.J. Yeley, Chevrolet, accident, 12, 29.3, 1, $55,325.

Race Statistics

Average Speed of Race Winner: 144.593 mph.

Time of Race: 2 hours, 45 minutes, 59 seconds.

Margin of Victory: 1.018 seconds.

Caution Flags: 9 for 34 laps.

Lead Changes: 20 among 13 drivers.

Lap Leaders: Ku.Busch 1-5; J.Logano 6-32; Ku.Busch 33-41; D.Earnhardt Jr. 42; J.Johnson 43-45; M.Ambrose 46; T.Bayne 47; D.Hamlin 48-51; C.Mears 52-53; D.Earnhardt Jr. 54-72; D.Hamlin 73-77; Ku.Busch 78-106; B.Keselowski 107; D.Ragan 108; G.Biffle 109-136; D.Gilliland 137; J.Logano 138-157; B.Keselowski 158-173; M.Martin 174-196; J.Logano 197-200.

Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Led, Laps Led): J.Logano, 3 times for 51 laps; Ku.Busch, 3 times for 43 laps; G.Biffle, 1 time for 28 laps; M.Martin, 1 time for 23 laps; D.Earnhardt Jr., 2 times for 20 laps; B.Keselowski, 2 times for 17 laps; D.Hamlin, 2 times for 9 laps; J.Johnson, 1 time for 3 laps; C.Mears, 1 time for 2 laps; M.Ambrose, 1 time for 1 lap; T.Bayne, 1 time for 1 lap; D.Ragan, 1 time for 1 lap; D.Gilliland, 1 time for 1 lap.

Top 12 in Points: 1. J.Johnson, 813; 2. C.Bowyer, 772; 3. C.Edwards, 762; 4. K.Harvick, 749; 5. Ky.Busch, 706; 6. M.Kenseth, 688; 7. D.Earnhardt Jr., 679; 8. Bra.Keselowski, 667; 9. Ku.Busch, 665; 10. G.Biffle, 663; 11. K.Kahne, 659; 12. M.Truex Jr., 653.

NHRA Lucas Oil Nationals

At Brainerd International Raceway

Brainerd, Minn.

Final Finish Order

TOP FUEL: 1. Spencer Massey; 2. Clay Millican; 3. Khalid alBalooshi; 4. Shawn Langdon; 5. David Grubnic; 6. Tony Schumacher; 7. Doug Kalitta; 8. Steve Torrence; 9. Brittany Force; 10. Brandon Bernstein; 11. Tommy Johnson Jr.; 12. Terry McMillen; 13. Morgan Lucas; 14. Bob Vandergriff; 15. Antron Brown; 16. T.J. Zizzo.

FUNNY CAR: 1. Ron Capps; 2. Matt Hagan; 3. Johnny Gray; 4. Tim Wilkerson; 5. John Force; 6. Courtney Force; 7. Jack Beckman; 8. Robert Hight; 9. Bob Tasca III; 10. Tony Pedregon; 11. Alexis DeJoria; 12. Del Worsham; 13. Chad Head; 14. Bob Bode; 15. Cruz Pedregon; 16. Jeff Arend.

PRO STOCK: 1. Mike Edwards; 2. V. Gaines; 3. Greg Anderson; 4. Vincent Nobile; 5. Allen Johnson; 6. V. Gaines; 7. Jason Line; 8. Mark Martino; 9. Erica Enders-Stevens; 10. Jeg Coughlin; 11. Shane Gray; 12. Greg Stanfield; 13. Deric Kramer; 14. Chris McGaha; 15. Rodger Brogdon; 16. Steve Kent.

Final Results

Top Fuel_Spencer Massey, 3.811 seconds, 322.11 mph def. Clay Millican, 3.856 seconds, 320.66 mph.

Funny Car_Ron Capps, Dodge Charger, 4.063, 312.28 def. Matt Hagan, Charger, 4.095, 312.78.

Pro Stock_Mike Edwards, Chevy Camaro, 6.629, 208.68 def. V. Gaines, Dodge Avenger, 6.665, 208.84.

Top Alcohol Dragster_Gord Gingles, 5.313, 264.65 def. Jim Whiteley, 5.314, 270.92.

Top Alcohol Funny Car_Frank Manzo, Chevy Monte Carlo, 5.568, 261.42 def. Dale Brand, Monte Carlo, 6.888, 118.58.

Competition Eliminator_Bruno Massel, Chevy Cobalt, 7.958, 125.04 def. Arnie Martel, Pontiac GTO, foul.

Super Stock_Jim Thune, Chevy II, 10.681, 122.48 def. Jason DeForrest, Chevy Camaro, 9.550, 134.70.

Stock Eliminator_Bill Feist, Ford Mustang, 10.232, 128.05 def. Chris Knudsen, Chevy Camaro, 10.993, 116.03.

Super Comp_Tommy Phillips, Dragster, 8.910, 168.16 def. Jimmy Paulson, Dragster, 8.921, 170.32.

Super Gas_Kevin Dyck, Chevy Corvette, 9.888, 163.45 def. Russ Ginger, Dodge Aspen, foul.

Top Sportsman_Larry Demers, Chevy Cobalt, 7.630, 179.90 def. Michael Chitty, Chevy Cavalier, foul.

Pro Stock Snowmobile_Louie Wirbel, Ski Doo, 8.327, 154.94 def. Ron Bray, Ski Doo, 8.440, 149.81.

Basketball

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Professional

Standings and schedule

WNBA

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

Chicago 17 8 .680 —

Atlanta 13 9 .591 2½

Washington 12 14 .462 5½

Indiana 11 14 .440 6

New York 10 15 .400 7

Connecticut 7 17 .292 9½

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

Minnesota 18 6 .750 —

Los Angeles 18 7 .720 ½

Phoenix 13 12 .520 5½

Seattle 11 13 .458 7

San Antonio 9 15 .375 9

Tulsa 8 17 .320 10½

Saturday

San Antonio 88, Phoenix 82

Seattle 77, Indiana 70

Sunday

Atlanta 76, Washington 58

Chicago 89, Connecticut 78

Minnesota 88, New York 57

Today

No games scheduled

Soccer

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Professional

Standings and schedule

Major League Soccer

Sunday

Sporting Kansas City at San Jose, late

Wednesday

FC Dallas at Chivas USA, 9:30 p.m.

Real Salt Lake at Portland, 10 p.m.