Youth baseball

Little League World Series

At South Williamsport, Pa.

Double Elimination

UNITED STATES

GREAT LAKES, New Castle, Ind.; MID-ATLANTIC, Parsippany, N.J.; MIDWEST, Kearney, Neb.; NEW ENGLAND, Fairfield, Conn.; NORTHWEST, Gresham, Ore.; SOUTHEAST, Goodlettsville, Tenn.; SOUTHWEST, San Antonio; WEST, Petaluma, Calif.

INTERNATIONAL

ASIA-PACIFIC, Taoyuan, Taiwan; CANADA, Vancouver, British Columbia; CARIBBEAN, Willemstad, Curacao; EUROPE, Ramstein, Germany; JAPAN, Tokyo; LATIN AMERICA, Aguadulce, Panama; MEA, Lugazi, Uganda; MEXICO, Nuevo Laredo.

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Thursday’s Games

Game 1 — Japan 7, Caribbean 0

Game 2 — West 6, New England 4

Game 3 — Asia-Pacific 14, Europe 1 (4 innings)

Game 4 — Southeast 12, Midwest 1

Friday’s Games

Game 5 — Canada 13, Mexico 9

Game 6 — Southwest 5, Mid-Atlantic 2

Game 7 — Latin America 9, MEA 3

Game 8 — Great Lakes 4, Northwest 0

Saturday’s Games

Game 9 — Caribbean 14, Europe 1 (4 innings)

Game 10 — New England 12, Midwest 0

Game 11 — Mexico 12, MEA 0 (4 innings)

Game 12 — Mid-Atlantic 10, Northwest 4

Today’s Games

Game 13 — Canada vs. Latin America, 9 a.m.

Game 14 — West vs. Southeast, 11 a.m.

Game 15 — Southwest vs. Great Lakes, 2 p.m.

Game 16 — Japan vs. Asia-Pacific, 4 p.m.

Monday’s Games

Conso. — Europe vs. Midwest, 9 a.m.

Game 17 — Caribbean vs. Game 13 loser, 11 a.m.

Game 18 — Game 12 winner vs. Game 14 loser, 1 p.m.

Game 19 — Mexico vs. Game 16 loser, 3 p.m.

Game 20 — New England vs. Game 15 loser, 5 p.m.

Amateur baseball

West Coast League

Championship

Wendesday’s Game

Wenatchee 9, Corvallis 8

Friday’s Game

Corvallis 6, Wenatchee 2

Today’s Game

Wenatchee 8, Corvallis 3 (Wenatchee wins series 2-1)

Pro baseball

MINOR?LEAGUES

Northwest League

Saturday’s Games

Everett 2, Vancouver 0

Eugene 3, Salem-Keizer 2

Spokane 9, Yakima 0

Boise 8, Tri-City 2

Today’s Games

Eugene at Everett, 4:05 p.m.

Vancouver at Salem-Keizer, 5:05 p.m.

Boise at Yakima, 5:35 p.m.

Tri-City at Spokane, 6:30 p.m.

Monday’s Games

Tri-City at Spokane, 6:30 p.m.

Vancouver at Salem-Keizer, 6:35 p.m.

Boise at Yakima, 7:05 p.m.

Eugene at Everett, 7:05 p.m.

MLB

American League

Friday's Late Games

Oakland 6, Cleveland 4

Tampa Bay 12, L.A. Angels 3

Seattle 5, Minnesota 3

Saturday's Games

Texas 2, Toronto 1

Boston 4, N.Y. Yankees 1

Baltimore 3, Detroit 2

Kansas City 9, Chicago White Sox 4

Oakland 8, Cleveland 5

Tampa Bay 10, L.A. Angels 8

Seattle 3, Minnesota 2

Today’s Games

Baltimore (W.Chen 11-7) at Detroit (Fister 7-7), 10:05 a.m.

Texas (M.Harrison 13-7) at Toronto (H.Alvarez 7-10), 10:07 a.m.

Chicago White Sox (Quintana 5-2) at Kansas City (Guthrie 2-3), 11:10 a.m.

Tampa Bay (M.Moore 9-7) at L.A. Angels (Greinke 1-1), 12:35 p.m.

Cleveland (Masterson 9-10) at Oakland (J.Parker 7-7), 1:05 p.m.

Minnesota (Deduno 4-0) at Seattle (Beavan 7-7), 1:10 p.m.

Boston (Beckett 5-10) at N.Y. Yankees (Kuroda 11-8), 5:05 p.m.

Monday's Games

Kansas City at Tampa Bay, 4:10 p.m.

Baltimore at Texas, 5:05 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees at Chicago White Sox, 5:10 p.m.

Minnesota at Oakland, 7:05 p.m.

Cleveland at Seattle, 7:10 p.m.

National League

Friday's Late Games

Atlanta 4, L.A. Dodgers 3, 11 innings

Arizona 3, Houston 1

Milwaukee 6, Philadelphia 2

Pittsburgh 2, St. Louis 1

Miami 6, Colorado 5

San Francisco 10, San Diego 1

Saturday's Games

Cincinnati 5, Chicago Cubs 3, 1st game

St. Louis 5, Pittsburgh 4

Arizona 12, Houston 4

N.Y. Mets 2, Washington 0

Chicago Cubs 9, Cincinnati 7, 2nd game

L.A. Dodgers 6, Atlanta 2

Philadelphia 4, Milwaukee 3

Miami 6, Colorado 5

San Francisco 8, San Diego 7

Today's Games

Chicago Cubs (Volstad 0-9) at Cincinnati (Latos 10-3), 10:10 a.m.

L.A. Dodgers (Billingsley 9-9) at Atlanta (Minor 6-9), 10:35 a.m.

N.Y. Mets (Hefner 2-4) at Washington (G.Gonzalez 15-6), 10:35 a.m.

Arizona (I.Kennedy 10-10) at Houston (Galarraga 0-3), 11:05 a.m.

Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 5-9) at Milwaukee (Wolf 3-9), 11:10 a.m.

Pittsburgh (Karstens 4-3) at St. Louis (J.Garcia 3-4), 11:15 a.m.

Miami (Jo.Johnson 7-9) at Colorado (D.Pomeranz 1-7), 12:10 p.m.

San Francisco (Vogelsong 10-6) at San Diego (Richard 9-12), 1:05 p.m.

Monday's Games

Atlanta at Washington, 4:05 p.m.

Cincinnati at Philadelphia, 4:05 p.m.

Colorado at N.Y. Mets, 4:10 p.m.

Chicago Cubs at Milwaukee, 5:10 p.m.

Miami at Arizona, 6:40 p.m.

Pittsburgh at San Diego, 7:05 p.m.

San Francisco at L.A. Dodgers, 7:10 p.m.

College football

AP Top 25

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press preseason college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, final 2011 records, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and 2011 final ranking:

    Record    Pts    Pv

1. Southern Cal (25)    10-2    1,445    6

2. Alabama (17)    12-1    1,411    1

3. LSU (16)    13-1    1,402    2

4. Oklahoma (1)    10-3    1,286    16

5. Oregon    12-2    1,274    4

6. Georgia    10-4    1,107    19

7. Florida St.    9-4    1,093    23

8. Michigan (1)    11-2    1,000    12

9. South Carolina    11-2    994    9

10. Arkansas    11-2    963    5

11. West Virginia    10-3    856    17

12. Wisconsin    11-3    838    10

13. Michigan St.    11-3    742    11

14. Clemson    10-4    615    22

15. Texas    8-5    569    NR

16. Virginia Tech    11-3    548    21

17. Nebraska    9-4    485    24

18. Ohio St.    6-7    474    NR

19. Oklahoma St.    12-1    430    3

20. TCU    11-2    397    14

21. Stanford    11-2    383    7

22. Kansas St.    10-3    300    15

23. Florida    7-6    214    NR

24. Boise St.    12-1    212    8

25. Louisville    7-6    105    NR

Others receiving votes: Notre Dame 83, Washington 55, Auburn 53, North Carolina 32, Utah 30, Georgia Tech 25, BYU 22, Tennessee 15, South Florida 11, Baylor 9, Texas A&M 5, UCF 4, Cincinnati 3, Missouri 3, N.C. State 3, Houston 1, Louisiana Tech 1, Mississippi St. 1, N. Illinois 1.

Pro football

NFL

Preseason

Friday's Games

Tennessee 30, Tampa Bay 7

Minnesota 36, Buffalo 14

Jacksonville 27, New Orleans 24

Detroit 27, Baltimore 12

Carolina 23, Miami 17

Arizona 31, Oakland 27

Saturday's Games

N.Y. Giants 26, N.Y. Jets 3

Houston 20, San Francisco 9

St. Louis 31, Kansas City 17

Chicago 33, Washington 31

San Diego 28, Dallas 20

Seattle 30, Denver 10

Today's Game

Indianapolis at Pittsburgh, 5 p.m.

Monday's Game

Philadelphia at New England, 5 p.m.

Pro tennis

Western & Southern Open Results

A U.S. Open Series event

Saturday

At The Lindner Family Tennis Center

Mason, Ohio

Purse: Men, $3.43 million (Masters 1000); Women, $2.17 million (Premier)

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

Men

Semifinals

Novak Djokovic (2), Serbia, def. Juan Martin del Potro (6), Argentina, 6-3, 6-2.

Roger Federer (1), Switzerland, def. Stanislas Wawrinka, Switzerland, 7-6 (4), 6-3.

Women

Semifinals

Li Na (9), China, def. Venus Williams, United States, 7-5, 3-6, 6-1.

Angelique Kerber (5), Germany, def. Petra Kvitova (4), Czech Republic, 6-1, 2-6, 6-4.

Doubles

Men

Semifinals

Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna (6), India, def. Ivan Dodig, Croatia, and Marcelo Melo, Brazil, 6-4, 6-3.

Robert Lindstedt, Sweden, and Horia Tecau (4), Romania, def. Bob and Mike Bryan (2), United States, 7-5, 6-7 (5), 10-2 tiebreak.

Women

Semifinals

Katarina Srebotnik, Slovenia, and Zheng Jie (8), China, def. Nuria Llagostera Vives and Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez (6), Spain, 6-4, 6-3.

Pro soccer

MLS

Saturday's Games

Seattle FC 2, Vancouver 0

Sporting Kansas City 1, Toronto FC 0

Montreal 3, San Jose 1

Chicago 2, New England 1

Colorado 1, Chivas USA 1, tie

FC Dallas 2, Real Salt Lake 1

Today's Games

Philadelphia at D.C. United, 2 p.m.

Portland at New York, 4 p.m.

Columbus at Houston, 6 p.m.

Pro basketball

WNBA

Saturday's Games

Indiana 86, Atlanta 72

Connecticut 85, New York 74

Los Angeles 82, Seattle 73

Today's Games

Chicago at Washington, 1 p.m.

San Antonio at Phoenix, 3 p.m.

Tulsa at Minnesota, 4 p.m.

Pro golf

PGA

Wyndham Championship Scores

Saturday

At Sedgefield Country Club

Greensboro, N.C.

Yardage: 7,117; Par: 70

Third Round Leaders

Sergio Garcia    67-63-66—196

Bud Cauley    66-65-66—197

Tim Clark    63-67-67—197

Jason Dufner    68-67-63—198

Harris English    66-64-68—198

Carl Pettersson    62-68-68—198

Davis Love III    67-66-66—199

Matt Every    65-66-68—199

Jimmy Walker    66-62-71—199

Justin Leonard    68-68-64—200

Will Claxton    69-66-65—200

Richard H. Lee    66-69-65—200

Chad Campbell    71-64-65—200

Bill Haas    68-65-67—200

Troy Matteson    64-68-68—200

Webb Simpson    66-63-71—200

Bobby Gates    69-67-65—201

Charl Schwartzel    67-68-66—201

Scott Stallings    64-70-67—201

Tommy Gainey    66-67-68—201

Nicolas Colsaerts    67-65-69—201

LPGA

Safeway Classic Scores

Saturday

At Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club, Ghost Creek Golf Course

North Plains, Ore.

Purse: $1.5 million

Yardage: 6,611; Par: 72

Second Round Leaders

Mika Miyazato    65-68—133

So Yeon Ryu    67-68—135

Cristie Kerr    66-70—136

Inbee Park    66-70—136

Yani Tseng    70-67—137

Paula Creamer    68-69—137

Sydnee Michaels    65-72—137

Hee-Won Han    68-70—138

Amy Yang    68-70—138

Brittany Lincicome    67-71—138

Momoko Ueda    69-70—139

Michelle Wie    69-70—139

Alison Walshe    67-72—139

Jennifer Johnson    72-68—140

Mindy Kim    72-68—140

Haeji Kang    71-69—140

I.K. Kim    71-69—140

Brittany Lang    71-69—140

Angela Oh    70-70—140

Dori Carter    69-71—140

Na Yeon Choi    69-71—140

Belen Mozo    69-71—140

Sandra Gal    68-72—140

Jee Young Lee    67-73—140

Motorsports

NASCAR

Nationwide

NAPA Auto Parts 200 Results

Saturday

At Circuit Gilles Villeneuve

Montreal, Canada

Lap length: 2.709 miles

(Start position in parentheses)

1. (15) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, 81 laps, 103 rating, 47 points, $94,318.

2. (2) Sam Hornish Jr., Dodge, 81, 122.6, 43, $60,193.

3. (3) Jacques Villeneuve, Dodge, 81, 143.8, 43, $47,893.

4. (17) Elliott Sadler, Chevrolet, 81, 92.7, 41, $43,093.

5. (8) Ron Fellows, Chevrolet, 81, 99.3, 39, $32,875.

6. (6) Michael McDowell, Toyota, 81, 104.3, 0, $34,118.

7. (22) Mike Wallace, Chevrolet, 81, 77.6, 37, $31,893.

8. (9) Billy Johnson, Ford, 81, 116.1, 36, $24,200.

9. (19) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 81, 79, 35, $31,368.

10. (5) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 81, 97.5, 0, $24,050.

11. (11) Brendan Gaughan, Chevrolet, 81, 102.6, 0, $28,818.

12. (16) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 81, 90.5, 32, $29,543.

13. (23) Mike Bliss, Chevrolet, 81, 75, 31, $28,218.

14. (32) Tayler Malsam, Toyota, 81, 67.9, 30, $28,068.

15. (20) Alex Kennedy, Toyota, 81, 81.7, 29, $28,918.

16. (34) Erik Darnell, Chevrolet, 81, 52.7, 28, $21,350.

17. (36) Tim Andrews, Ford, 81, 50.1, 27, $21,225.

18. (42) Derek White, Chevrolet, 81, 48, 26, $21,075.

19. (41) Eric McClure, Toyota, 81, 44.4, 25, $27,418.

20. (21) Brad Sweet, Chevrolet, 81, 75, 24, $27,968.

21. (27) Kyle Kelley, Chevrolet, 81, 74.6, 23, $20,975.

22. (1) Alex Tagliani, Chevrolet, 81, 103.4, 23, $30,593.

23. (31) Daryl Harr, Chevrolet, 81, 53.5, 21, $27,143.

24. (10) Brian Scott, Toyota, 81, 86.6, 20, $27,068.

25. (26) Jeremy Clements, Chevrolet, 81, 71.2, 19, $27,468.

26. (18) Jason Bowles, Toyota, brakes, 77, 68.6, 18, $26,948.

27. (4) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 75, 101.1, 18, $31,693.

28. (33) Michael Annett, Ford, 73, 56.6, 16, $26,848.

29. (13) Patrick Carpentier, Toyota, 69, 51, 15, $26,813.

30. (39) Joe Nemechek, Dodge, radiator, 62, 49.1, 14, $27,078.

31. (37) John Young, Dodge, drive train, 59, 57.6, 13, $20,250.

32. (12) Andrew Ranger, Dodge, suspension, 57, 68.6, 12, $20,215.

33. (7) Cole Whitt, Chevrolet, engine, 54, 72, 11, $26,653.

34. (28) Kenny Habul, Toyota, accident, 46, 50.2, 10, $20,150.

35. (38) Dexter Stacey, Chevrolet, accident, 30, 35.6, 9, $20,110.

36. (29) Timmy Hill, Ford, transmission, 21, 41.9, 8, $26,543.

37. (14) Eric Curran, Dodge, transmission, 15, 41.7, 7, $20,025.

38. (35) Louis-Philippe Dumoulin, Ford, suspension, 14, 37, 6, $19,981.

39. (24) Chris Cook, Chevrolet, brakes, 6, 36.2, 0, $19,845.

40. (43) Matt DiBenedetto, Chevrolet, overheating, 6, 31.9, 4, $19,710.

41. (30) Blake Koch, Chevrolet, brakes, 5, 33, 3, $19,625.

42. (40) Chase Miller, Chevrolet, brakes, 4, 31.9, 2, $19,570.

43. (25) Jeff Green, Toyota, vibration, 2, 29.3, 1, $19,392.

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Race Statistics

Average Speed of Race Winner: 70.043 mph.

Time of Race: 3 hours, 7 minutes, 58 seconds.

Margin of Victory: 0.353 seconds.

Caution Flags: 8 for 22 laps.

Lead Changes: 12 among 6 drivers.

Lap Leaders: A.Tagliani 1-2; S.Hornish Jr. 3; A.Tagliani 4-5; S.Hornish Jr. 6-7; J.Villeneuve 8-19; S.Hornish Jr. 20; D.Patrick 21-40; J.Villeneuve 41-45; E.Sadler 46-51; J.Villeneuve 52-63; A.Tagliani 64-66; J.Villeneuve 67-80; J.Allgaier 81.

Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Led, Laps Led): J.Villeneuve, 4 times for 43 laps; D.Patrick, 1 time for 20 laps; A.Tagliani, 3 times for 7 laps; E.Sadler, 1 time for 6 laps; S.Hornish Jr., 3 times for 4 laps; J.Allgaier, 1 time for 1 lap.

Top 10 in Points: 1. E.Sadler, 824; 2. R.Stenhouse Jr., 802; 3. S.Hornish Jr., 802; 4. A.Dillon, 789; 5. J.Allgaier, 756; 6. M.Annett, 690; 7. C.Whitt, 633; 8. M.Bliss, 609; 9. B.Scott, 540; 10. J.Nemechek, 506.

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