Sports slate

PREP?BASEBALL

Today

Hermiston at West Linn, 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 6

Heppner at Horizon Christian (2), 11 a.m.

Irrigon at Sherman (2), 11 a.m.

Dufur at Pilot Rock (2), 11 a.m.

Stanfield at Weston-McEwen (2), 11 a.m.

Mac-Hi at La Grande (2), noon

Culver at Riverside (2), noon

PREP?SOFTBALL

Saturday

Heppner at Banks, 10 a.m.

Heppner vs. Willamina (at Banks), noon

Culver at Riverside (2), noon

Enterprise at Echo (2), noon

Weston-McEwen at Elgin (2), noon

PREP?TRACK & FIELD

Today

Hermiston, Pendleton at East County Classic, 4 p.m.

Mac-Hi, Riverside, Umatilla, Heppner, Irrigon, Pilot Rock, Stanfield, Weston-McEwen, Echo, Ione at Carnival of Speed, 11 a.m.

Saturday

Riverside, Umatilla, Heppner, Pilot Rock, Weston-McEwen, Echo, Helix at Columbia River Invitational, 11 a.m.

Irrigon, Condon/Wheeler, Ione at Condon/Wheeler Invitational, 11 a.m.

PREP?BOYS’?TENNIS

Today

Today

Umatilla at Riverside (boys and girls), 1 p.m.

Ione at Mac-Hi (boys and girls), 3 p.m.

Hermiston at Summit, 4 p.m.

Saturday

Hermiston at Summit, 8 a.m.

PREP?BOYS’?GOLF

Today

Heppner (boys and girls) at Pendleton Country Club Invitational, 9 a.m.

Echo (boys and girls) at Big River?Golf Course, 10 a.m.

Mac-Hi at Mac-Hi Invite, noon

PREP?LACROSSE

Today

Hermiston at Redmond, 4:30 p.m.

PREP?RUGBY

Saturday

Pendleton at Westside (at Portland), 1:30 p.m.

COLLEGE?BASEBALL

Saturday

Blue Mountain at Yakima Valley (2), 1 p.m.

COLLEGE?SOFTBALL

Today

Yakima Valley at Blue Mountain (2), 2 p.m.

Saturday

Wenatchee Valley at Blue Mountain (2), noon

Prep baseball

Thursday’s linescores

PENDLETON 6, LA?GRANDE 4, ppd.

                    R    H    E

LGHS    100    201    X    —    4    6    2

PHS    111    120    X    —    6    11    1

Eli Wisdom, Eli Childs (2) and JC?Rogers. Chad McCoy and Alex O’Rourke.

2B — Jake Chamberlain (LGHS); Ian Rivera, Matt Holmes (PHS).

———

WESTON-MCEWEN?15, JOSEPH 5, 6 inn.

                R    H    E

JHS     500    000    —    5    5    2

WMHS    812    031    —    15    8    1

Blu Risseuw, Cody Duquette (6)?and Blair Beaudoin. Calvin Thacker, Lance Thacker (3), KJ White (5)?and Cedric Hall. W — C. Thacker; L — Risseuw.

2B — Jordan Castilleja, Will McCadden (JHS); Calvin Thacker (2), KJ White (WMHS). 3B — C. Thacker (WMHS). HR — White (WMHS).

Prep softball

Thursday’s linescores

PENDLETON?12, LA?GRANDE 1, 5 inn.

                R    H    E

PHS     560    10    —    12    17    0

LGHS    000    01    —    1    7    3

Ellie Richards and Mykal Weissenfluh. Laurenze, Carson (3) and Avila. W — Richards; L — Laurenze.

2B — Evangelina Olivera, Alexis Morrison (PHS). 3B — Darian Lindsey (PHS). HR — Reeghan Lehnert (PHS).

College basketball

MEN

CBI CHAMPIONSHIP?SERIES

(Best-of-3)

(x-if necessary)

Monday, April 1

Santa Clara 81, George Mason 73

Wednesday, April 3

George Mason 73, Santa Clara 66

Friday, April 5

Santa Clara (25-12) at George Mason (22-15), 7 p.m.

NIT CHAMPIONSHIP

Thursday, April 4

Baylor 74, Iowa 54

NCAA?TOURNAMENT

FINAL?FOUR

Saturday

Louisville (33-5) vs. Wichita State (30-8), 3:09 p.m.

Michigan (30-7) vs. Syracuse (30-9), 5:49 p.m.

National Championship

Monday, April 8

Semifinal winners, 6 p.m.

WOMEN

FINAL FOUR

At New Orleans Arena

New Orleans

Sunday

Louisville (28-8) vs. California (32-3), 3:30 p.m.

Notre Dame (35-1) vs. Connecticut (33-4), 5:30 p.m.

National Championship

Tuesday, April 9

Semifinal winners, 4:30 p.m.

Pro baseball

MLB

AMERICAN?LEAGUE

Thursday's Games

Cincinnati 5, L.A. Angels 4

Minnesota 8, Detroit 2

Kansas City 3, Chicago White Sox 1

Baltimore 6, Tampa Bay 3

Oakland 8, Seattle 2

N.Y. Yankees 4, Boston 2

Toronto 10, Cleveland 8

Today’s Games

N.Y. Yankees (Nova 0-0) at Detroit (Fister 0-0), 10:08 a.m.

L.A. Angels (Vargas 0-0) at Texas (Holland 0-0), 11:05 a.m.

Minnesota (Hendriks 0-0) at Baltimore (Arrieta 0-0), 12:05 p.m.

Kansas City (W.Davis 0-0) at Philadelphia (Kendrick 0-0), 1:05 p.m.

Boston (Doubront 0-0) at Toronto (J.Johnson 0-0), 4:07 p.m.

Cleveland (McAllister 0-0) at Tampa Bay (Moore 0-0), 4:10 p.m.

Oakland (Straily 0-0) at Houston (Peacock 0-0), 5:10 p.m.

Seattle (Beavan 0-0) at Chicago White Sox (Quintana 0-0), 5:10 p.m.

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Thursday's Games

Chicago Cubs 3, Pittsburgh 2

Cincinnati 5, L.A. Angels 4

San Diego 2, N.Y. Mets 1

Washington 6, Miami 1

Philadelphia 2, Atlanta 0

Today’s Games

Kansas City (W.Davis 0-0) at Philadelphia (Kendrick 0-0), 1:05 p.m.

San Diego (Marquis 0-0) at Colorado (Francis 0-0), 1:10 p.m.

St. Louis (Westbrook 0-0) at San Francisco (Zito 0-0), 1:35 p.m.

Miami (Sanabia 0-0) at N.Y. Mets (Hefner 0-0), 4:10 p.m.

Washington (Haren 0-0) at Cincinnati (Bailey 0-0), 4:10 p.m.

Chicago Cubs (Feldman 0-0) at Atlanta (Minor 0-0), 4:30 p.m.

Arizona (Miley 0-0) at Milwaukee (Lohse 0-0), 5:10 p.m.

Pittsburgh (J.Sanchez 0-0) at L.A. Dodgers (Greinke 0-0), 7:10 p.m.

Pro basketball

NBA

Thursday's Games

Chicago 92, Brooklyn 90

Denver 95, Dallas 94

San Antonio at Oklahoma City, 9:30 p.m.

Today’s Games

Cleveland at Boston, 4:30 p.m.

Milwaukee at New York, 4:30 p.m.

Philadelphia at Atlanta, 4:30 p.m.

Orlando at Chicago, 5 p.m.

Toronto at Minnesota, 5 p.m.

Miami at Charlotte, 5 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Indiana, 5 p.m.

New Orleans at Utah, 6 p.m.

Golden State at Phoenix, 7 p.m.

Dallas at Sacramento, 7 p.m.

Memphis at L.A. Lakers, 7:30 p.m.

Houston at Portland, 7:30 p.m.

Pro hockey

NHL

Thursday's Games

Washington 2, N.Y. Islanders 1, SO

Boston 1, New Jersey 0

Philadelphia 5, Toronto 3

Tampa Bay 5, Carolina 0

Montreal 4, Winnipeg 1

Columbus 3, Nashville 1

St. Louis 4,  Chicago 3, SO

Detroit at Phoenix, 10 p.m.

Edmonton at Vancouver, 10:30 p.m.

Minnesota at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.

Today’s Games

Ottawa at Buffalo, 4 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at Pittsburgh, 4 p.m.

Columbus at St. Louis, 5 p.m.

Detroit at Colorado, 6 p.m.

Dallas at Anaheim, 7 p.m.

Calgary at San Jose, 7:30 p.m.

WHL PLAYOFFS

Second Round

WESTERN?CONFERENCE

Portland (1) vs. Spokane (4)

Today’s Game

Spokane at Portland, 7 p.m.

———

Kelowna (2) vs. Kamloops (3)

Saturday’s Game

Kamloops at Kelowna, 7:05 p.m.

———

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Edmonton (1) vs. Medicine Hat (7)

Today’s Game

Medicine Hat at Edmonton, 7 p.m.

———

Calgary (3) vs. Red Deer (4)

Thursday's Game

Calgary 4, Red Deer 2

Today’s Game

Red Deer at Calgary, 7:30 p.m.

Pro golf

Texas Open Par Scores

Thursday

At JW Marriott, TPC San Antonio, Oaks Course

San Antonio

Purse: $6.2 million

Yardage: 7,522; Par: 72 (36-36)

First Round

Matt Bettencourt        34-33—67    -5

Peter Tomasulo        34-33—67    -5

Padraig Harrington        35-33—68    -4

Billy Horschel        34-34—68    -4

Bryce Molder        33-35—68    -4

Harris English        38-30—68    -4

Jason Gore        34-35—69    -3

Brian Davis        34-35—69    -3

Daniel Summerhays        33-36—69    -3

Jim Furyk        34-35—69    -3

Nathan Green        37-32—69    -3

Andres Romero        36-33—69    -3

Jeff Overton        37-32—69    -3

Ben Kohles        36-33—69    -3

Alistair Presnell        35-34—69    -3

Steven Bowditch        36-33—69    -3

Pro tennis

WTA

Family Circle Cup Results

Thursday

At The Family Circle Tennis Center

Charleston, S.C.

Purse: $795,707 (Premier)

Surface: Green Clay-Outdoor

Singles

Third Round

Caroline Wozniacki (2), Denmark, def. Andrea Petkovic, Germany, walkover.

Jelena Jankovic (9), Serbia, def. Jessica Pegula, United States, 6-0, 6-4.

Stefanie Voegele, Switzerland, def. Julia Goerges (10), Germany, 3-6, 6-1, 6-3.

Eugenie Bouchard, Canada, def. Sam Stosur (3), Australia, 6-1, 2-0, retired.

Doubles

Second Round

Andrea Hlavackova, Czech Republic, and Liezel Huber (1), United States def. Chan Hao-ching, Taiwan, and Olga Govortsova, Belarus, 6-3, 6-3.

Transactions

THURSDAY

BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Claimed RHP Josh Stinson off waivers from Oakland and optioned him to Norfolk (IL). Transferred LHP Tsuyoshi Wada from the 15- to the 60-day DL, retroactive to March 31.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Placed LHP Scott Kazmir on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 2.

DETROIT TIGERS — Agreed to terms with RHP Jose Valverde on a minor league contract.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Released RHP David Aardsma.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Traded LHP Travis Blackley to Houston Astros for OF Jake Goebbert.

TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with SS Elvis Andrus on a 10-year contract.

National League

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Agreed to terms with RHP Chris Young on a minor league contract.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed RB Alfonso Smith, CB Bryan McCann and S Curtis Taylor to one-year contracts.

ATLANTA FALCONS — Released OT Tyson Clabo, effective after June 1.

BALTIMORE RAVENS — Terminated the contract of LB Brendon Ayanbadejo.

DETROIT LIONS — Announced the retirement of K Jason Hanson.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Signed LB Frank Zombo.

NEW YORK GIANTS — Signed DT Mike Patterson.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Re-signed QB Rex Grossman and CB DeAngelo Hall. Signed QB Pat White.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

NHL — Fined San Jose D Marc-Edouard Vlasic $8,378.38 for slashing Minnesota F Dany Heatley during an April 3 game.

CALGARY FLAMES — Signed G Laurent Brossoit to an three-year entry-level contract.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Assigned F Sean Collins, G Patrick Killeen and D Blake Partlett to Springfield (AHL).

MINNESOTA WILD — Recalled F Mikael Granlund from Houston (AHL).

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Recalled F Gabriel Dumont from Hamilton (AHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled F Chris Mueller and D Ryan Ellis from Milwaukee (AHL).

COLLEGE

PAC-12 CONFERENCE — Announced the resignation of Ed Rush, coordinator of officials.

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